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Brenda Pogge
Virginia House of Delegates District 96
Assumed office
Current term ends
January 2012
Political party Republican
Profession Realtor
Website House site

Brenda Pogge is a Republican member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 96 since 2008.

Pogge currently works as a realtor.[1]

She won re-election unopposed in the 2009 general election.[2]

Delegate Pogge addressing AFP dinner

Issue positions

Pogge's official website states her positions on a number of issues, including:[3]

  • Improving Transportation: "We need to ensure that the Peninsula receives its fair share of transportation dollars. Those resources are vital if we are going to repair and build new roads, repair our bridges and solve our traffic problems."
  • Improving Education: "Brenda Pogge will work to see that 65% of education funding is spent in the classrooms to pay for books, computers and teachers salaries."
  • Reducing Wasteful Spending: "Government spending has more than doubled over the last 10 years and last year increased by 5%. We are now headed toward a $641 million budget shortfall. The answer is to eliminate wasteful spending not to raise taxes."
  • Defending Our Values: "Brenda will be a reliable vote for traditional values and pro-family legislation. She helped lead the effort to pass the Marriage Amendment which defined marriage as being between one man and one woman."

Committee assignments

2010-2012 committees:

  • HB 1734 Concealed handgun permits; amends various processes, procedures, and requirements for obtaining.
  • HB 1741 Firearms; possession or transportation thereof by persons under the age of 18, penalty.
  • HB 1748 Concealed handgun permit; no requirement for fingerprinting if previously issued permit.[4]



See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011

Pogge is running for re-election to the District 96 seat of the Virginia House of Delegates. She is unopposed in the August 23 primary and the November 8 general election.


In 2009, Pogge was re-elected to the Virginia House of Delegates. [5]

Virginia House of Delegates General Election, District 96 (2009)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Brenda Pogge (R) 21,400

Campaign donors


The top 5 donors to Pogge's 2009 campaign:[6]

Contributor 2009 total
Dominion $3,000
Virginia Dental Association $2,750
Virginia Bankers Association $2,250
Virginia Association of Realtors $2,000
Virginia Optometric Association $2,000

External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
Virginia House of Delegates District 96
Succeeded by