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  |Profession = Massage Therapist
 
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  }}{{TOCnestright}}'''Betsy B. Carr''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 69. She was first elected to the chamber in 2009.
{{TOCnestright}}'''Betsy Carr''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 69 since 2010.  
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Carr's professional experience includes working as a massage therapist.  She earned her B.A. from Holins College in 1968.
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==Biography==
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Carr earned her B.A. from Holins College in 1968. Her professional experience includes working as a massage therapist.
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
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:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013]]''
  
Carr is running for re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2013|2013 election]] for [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013|Virginia House of Delegates]] District 69. Carr ran unopposed in the June 11th Democratic Primary. The general election takes place on November 5, 2013.
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Carr won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2013|2013 election]] for [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013|Virginia House of Delegates]] District 69. Carr ran unopposed in the June 11 [[Democratic]] primary. She defeated [[Bob Barnett]] (I) in the general election on November 5, 2013.<ref>[http://electionresults.virginia.gov/resultsSW.aspx?type=HOD&map=CTY  ''Virginia Board of Elections,'' “Official Results - 2013 General Election," accessed December 2, 2013]</ref>
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|winner1 = Betsy Carr
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|votes1 = 16992
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|candidate2 = Bob Barnett
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|votes2 = 2458
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|votes3=72
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===2011===
 
===2011===
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011]]''
  
On November 8, 2011, Carr won re-election to District 69 of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]]. She was uncontested in the August 23 primary and ran unopposed in the November 8 general election.<ref>[https://www.voterinfo.sbe.virginia.gov/election/DATA/2011/EB178FD6-875D-4B0D-A295-900A0482F523/Official/8_s.shtml ''Virginia State Board of Elections'' - November 2011 General Election Official Results]</ref>
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On November 8, 2011, Carr won re-election to District 69 of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]]. She was uncontested in the August 23 primary and ran unopposed in the November 8 general election.<ref>[https://www.voterinfo.sbe.virginia.gov/election/DATA/2011/EB178FD6-875D-4B0D-A295-900A0482F523/Official/8_s.shtml ''Virginia State Board of Elections'' - November 2011 General Election Official Results]</ref>
  
 
===2009===
 
===2009===
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009]]''
  
In 2009, Carr was re-elected to the Virginia House of Delegates. <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=VA&y=2009#results_summary_H Virginia House of Delegates 2009 General Election Results]</ref>
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In 2009, Carr was re-elected to the Virginia House of Delegates.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=VA&y=2009#results_summary_H Virginia House of Delegates 2009 General Election Results]</ref>
  
 
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===2009===
 
===2009===
The top 5 donors to Carr's 2009 campaign:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=113865 Follow the Money - 2009 Campaign Contributions]</ref>
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The top five donors to Carr's 2009 campaign:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=113865 Follow the Money - 2009 Campaign Contributions]</ref>
 
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://www.betsycarr.org/index.html Official campaign site]
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*[http://www.betsycarr.org/ Official campaign site]
*[http://dela.state.va.us/dela/MemBios.nsf/a7b082ef6ed01eac85256c0d00515644/7a4ed7a65fd41db285257535005773ea?OpenDocument Virginia House of Delegates biography]
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*[http://dela.state.va.us/dela/MemBios.nsf/a7b082ef6ed01eac85256c0d00515644/ddc341bae7d4eec985257b640045690a?OpenDocument Virginia House of Delegates biography]
*[http://www.vpap.org/candidates/profile/home/53134 Virginia Public Access Project profile]
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*[http://www.vpap.org/candidates/profile/home/53134 ''Virginia Public Access Project'' profile]
*[http://www.imagineelection.com/profile/Betsy_Carr/ Imagine Election profile]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=111181 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=111181 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=111181 Project Vote Smart profile]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=111181 Project Vote Smart profile]
 
*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=113865&PHPSESSID=caf1ad7cd9d9df2135f779739e605044 2009]
 
*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=113865&PHPSESSID=caf1ad7cd9d9df2135f779739e605044 2009]
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*[http://www.richmondsunlight.com/legislator/bbcarr/ ''Richmond Sunlight'' page]
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Betsy_B._Carr ''Wikipedia'' page]
  
 
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Revision as of 16:09, 12 December 2013

Betsy Carr
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Virginia House of Delegates District 69
Incumbent
In office
January 13, 2010 - Present
Term ends
January 13, 2016
Years in position 4
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$17,640/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 5, 2013
First electedNovember 3, 2009
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sHolins College
Personal
ProfessionMassage Therapist
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Betsy B. Carr is a Democratic member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 69. She was first elected to the chamber in 2009.

Biography

Carr earned her B.A. from Holins College in 1968. Her professional experience includes working as a massage therapist.

Committee assignments

2012-2013

In the 2012-2013 session, Carr served on the following committees:

2010-2011

In the 2010-2011 session, Carr served on the following committees:

Elections

2013

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013

Carr won re-election in the 2013 election for Virginia House of Delegates District 69. Carr ran unopposed in the June 11 Democratic primary. She defeated Bob Barnett (I) in the general election on November 5, 2013.[1]

Virginia House of Delegates, District 69 General Election, 2013
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBetsy Carr Incumbent 87% 16,992
     Independent Bob Barnett 12.6% 2,458
     Other Write-in 0.4% 72
Total Votes 19,522

2011

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Carr won re-election to District 69 of the Virginia House of Delegates. She was uncontested in the August 23 primary and ran unopposed in the November 8 general election.[2]

2009

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009

In 2009, Carr was re-elected to the Virginia House of Delegates.[3]

Virginia House of Delegates General Election, District 69 (2009)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Betsy Carr (D) 9,652
Ernesto Sampson, Jr. (R) 2,874
Shirley Harvey (I) 733

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Carr received $115,828 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[4]

Virginia House of Delegates 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Betsy Carr's campaign in 2011
Weinstein, Carole M$5,000
Carr, Betsy B$5,000
Weinstein, Carole M$5,000
Carr, Betsy B$5,000
Weinstein, Carole M$5,000
Total Raised in 2011 $115,828

2009

The top five donors to Carr's 2009 campaign:[5]

Contributor 2009 total
Democratic Party of Virginia $36,447
Betsy Carr $13,271
Carol M. Weinstein $10,000
Carol M. Weinstein $10,000
Carol M. Weinskin $10,000

Personal

Carr has three children.

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