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}}{{tnr}}'''Bill Fleming''' {{2013is}} a [[State legislative elections, 2013|2013]] [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013#District 82|District 82]] of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]].
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}}{{tnr}}'''Bill Fleming''' {{2013is}} a [[State legislative elections, 2013|2013]] [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013#District 82|District 82]] of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]].<ref>[http://www.sbe.virginia.gov/Files/Cast%20Your%20Ballot/Candidate%20List/Official%20List%20of%2011_5_13%20House%20of%20Delegates%20Candidates%20by%20District.pdf ''Virginia State Board of Elections'', "2013 Official Candidates List for House of Delegates by District", Accessed July 11, 2013]</ref>
  
 
==Biography==
 
==Biography==

Revision as of 12:11, 11 July 2013

Bill Fleming
Bill Fleming.jpg
Candidate for
Virginia House of Delegates, District 82
PartyDemocratic
Education
Bachelor'sNorth Carolina State University
Master'sNorth Carolina State University
Personal
ProfessionBusinessman
Websites
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Bill Fleming was a 2013 Democratic candidate for District 82 of the Virginia House of Delegates.[1]

Biography

Fleming earned a B.S. and Ph.D. in Physics from North Carolina State University. He was the Vice President of MILCOM Systems Corporation until 2007. Fleming is currently a small business investor.[2]

Issues

Campaign Themes

2013

Fleming's campaign highlights the following themes:[3]

  • Education

"If at least some of the existing tax revenue was not being handed over to corporate special interests, there would be enough money to provide higher salaries to teachers while establishing a program that will weed out poor and ineffective teachers."

  • Energy

"The United States in general and Virginia in particular has made relatively little progress with the adoption of solar electricity production. Virginia should become a leader in the incorporation of solar energy production, not the laggard that it is right now."

  • Environment

"Currently over 75% of seafood consumed in the U.S. is imported. Clean creeks, rivers, and our Chesapeake Bay means thousands of additional jobs, millions of dollars in additional revenue, and a better Virginia for our future generations."

  • Governance

"I support the establishment of term limits for members of the Virginia House of Delegates and the Virginia State Senate. This should also be accompanied by a fair method by which leadership within the General Assembly is determined."

  • Transportation

"I am against tolls on our roads, bridges, and tunnels. Tolls have been pushed on Virginians because the General Assembly has failed to address transportation funding for twenty-five years. In the current form of tolls, Virginia's roads are being handed over to private companies who take money as profits that should be going to our treasury."

Elections

2013

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013

Fleming ran in the 2013 election for Virginia House of Delegates District 82. Fleming ran unopposed in the June 11 Democratic primary. The general election takes place on November 5, 2013.

Endorsements

2013

In 2013, Fleming's endorsements included the following:[4]

  • Creigh Deeds
  • Willard Moody
  • Democracy for America
  • Justin Fairfax
  • Mark R. Herring

Personal

Fleming has two children. He currently resides in Virginia Beach, Virginia.

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