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Bob Tata
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Virginia House of Delegates District 85
Incumbent
In office
1984 - Present
Term ends
January 2012
Years in position 30
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$17,640/day
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 3, 2009
First elected1983
Next generalNovember 8, 2011
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Virginia
Master'sUniversity of Virginia
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Army
Years of service2
Personal
Birthday01/27/1930
Place of birthDetroit, MI
ProfessionLegislator
ReligionCatholic
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Bob Tata is a Republican member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 85 since 1984.

Tata is a retired high school counselor and coach. He served in the United States Army from 1954-1956. Tata earned his B.S. and M.S. from the University of Virginia. He attended Old Dominion University.


Delegate Tata speaking on the House floor

Committee assignments

2010-2012 committees:

  • Education (Chair)
  • Appropriations
    • Elementary and Secondary Education Subcommittee (Chair)
    • Compensation and Retirement Subcommittee
    • General Government Subcommittee
    • Transportation Subcommittee
  • Transportation
    • Subcommittee #1

  • HB 1689 Illegal aliens; fraudulently assisting, penalty.
  • HB 1922 Civics Education, Commission on; move from executive to legislative branch, may seek other funding.
  • HB 2515 Workers' Compensation Act; increases maximum tax rate that may be assessed on uninsured, etc.[1]

Elections

2011

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011

Tata is running for re-election to the District 85 seat of the Virginia House of Delegates. He was uncontested in the August 23 primary and will be unopposed in the November 8 general election.

2009

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009

In 2009, Tata was re-elected to the Virginia House of Delegates. [2]

Virginia House of Delegates General Election, District (2009)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Bob Tata (R) 15,035
French Mackes, Jr. (D) 3,413

Campaign donors

2009

The top 5 donors to Tata's 2009 campaign:[3]

Contributor 2009 total
Virginia Dental Association $2,000
Virginia Automobile and Truck Dealers Association $1,285
Tidewater Builders Association $1,000
Apollo Group $1,000
Virginia Health Care Association $1,000

Personal

Tata and his wife, Martha, have three children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Virginia House of Delegates District 85
1984–present
Succeeded by
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