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  |Tenure = 2008 - Present  
 
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  |Base salary = $17,640/year
 
  |Base salary = $17,640/year
  |Per diem = $135/day
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  |Per diem = $170/day
 
  |Pension =
 
  |Pension =
  |Last election = [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011|November 8, 2011]]
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  |Last election = [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013|November 5, 2013]]
 
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  |Appointed by =
 
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  |First elected = 2007
 
  |First elected = 2007
 
  |Term limits =
 
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  |Next election = [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013|November 5, 2013]]
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  |Next election = November 3, 2015
 
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  |Profession = Realtor  
 
  |Profession = Realtor  
 
  |Religion =
 
  |Religion =
  |Office website = http://dela.state.va.us/dela/MemBios.nsf/8dbb94e3dd58674585256c0d00519439/055648b2b440f3c98525753500577409?OpenDocument
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  |Office website = http://dela.state.va.us/dela/MemBios.nsf/a7b082ef6ed01eac85256c0d00515644/57315b4e7eaadd9785257b6400456929?OpenDocument
 
  |Campaign website = http://www.brendapogge.com/
 
  |Campaign website = http://www.brendapogge.com/
 
  |Personal website =  
 
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  }}{{TOCnestright}}'''Brenda L. Pogge''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], representing [[Virginia House of Delegates District 96|District 96]]. She was first elected to the chamber in 2007.  
{{TOCnestright}}'''Brenda Pogge''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 96 since 2008.  
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Pogge currently works as a realtor.<ref>[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=90481 Project Vote Smart - Delegate Pogge]</ref>
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==Biography==
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Pogge is a realtor.<ref>[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=90481 ''Project Vote Smart'', "Biography," accessed May 28, 2014]</ref>
  
She won re-election unopposed in the 2009 general election.<ref>[http://wtop.com/?nid=605 ''WTOP'' 2009 Election Results]</ref>
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==Committee assignments==
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===2014-2015===
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At the beginning of the 2014 legislative session, Pogge served on the following committees:
  
==Issue positions==
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{{Committee Assignments
Pogge's official website states her positions on a number of issues, including:<ref>[http://www.brendapogge.com/issues.html Brenda Pogge ''Issues'']</ref>
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|State = Virginia
*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."
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|year = 2014
*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."
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|Chamber = House
*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."
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|Committee1 =Education
*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."
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|Chair1=Vice-Chair
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|Committee2 = Finance
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|Chair2=
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|Committee3 = Health, Welfare and Institutions
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|Chair3=
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|Committee4 =
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|Chair4=
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}}
  
==Committee assignments==
 
 
===2012-2013===
 
===2012-2013===
In the 2012-2013 session, Pogge served on the following committees:
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In the 2012-2013 legislative session, Pogge served on the following committees:
* [[Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources Committee, Virginia House|Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources]]
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* [[Education Committee, Virginia House|Education]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Finance Committee, Virginia House|Finance]]
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|State = Virginia
* [[Health, Welfare and Institutions Committee, Virginia House|Health, Welfare and Institutions]]
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|Collapse=Yes
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|year = 2012
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|Chamber = House
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|Committee1 =Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
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|Chair1=
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|Committee2 = Education
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|Chair2=
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|Committee3 = Finance
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|Chair3=
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|Committee4 = Health, Welfare and Institutions
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|Chair4=
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}}
  
 
===2010-2011===
 
===2010-2011===
In the 2010-2011 session, Pogge served on the following committees:
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In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Pogge served on the following committees:
*[[Education Committee, Virginia House|Education]]
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**Standards of Quality Subcommittee
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{{Committee Assignments
**Students and Day Care Subcommittee
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|State = Virginia
*[[Health, Welfare and Institutions Committee, Virginia House|Health, Welfare and Institutions]]
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|Collapse=Yes
**Subcommittee #2
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|year = 2010
*[[Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources Committee, Virginia House|Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources Committee]]
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|Chamber = House
**Natural Resources Subcommittee
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|Committee1 =Education
**Chesapeake Subcommittee
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|Chair1=
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|Committee2 = Health, Welfare and Institutions
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|Chair2=
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|Committee3 = Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
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|Chair3=
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|Committee4 =
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|Chair4=
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}}
  
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==Issues==
 
===Sponsored legislation===     
 
===Sponsored legislation===     
 
* HB 1734 Concealed handgun permits; amends various processes, procedures, and requirements for obtaining.
 
* 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 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.<ref>[http://leg1.state.va.us/cgi-bin/legp504.exe?091+mbr+H203C Bill Tracking - Legislation as Chief Patron]</ref>
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* HB 1748 Concealed handgun permit; no requirement for fingerprinting if previously issued permit.<ref>[http://leg1.state.va.us/cgi-bin/legp504.exe?091+mbr+H203C ''Legislative Information System'', "Bill Tracking," accessed May 28, 2014]</ref>
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===Campaign themes===
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====2011====
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Pogge's website highlighted the following campaign themes:
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*'''Improving Transportation
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:Excerpt: "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."
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*'''Improving Education
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:Excerpt: "Brenda Pogge will work to see that 65% of education funding is spent in the classrooms to pay for books, computers and teachers salaries."
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*'''Reducing Wasteful Spending
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:Excerpt: "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."
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*'''Defending Our Values
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:Excerpt: "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."
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013]]''
  
Pogge 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 96.  Pogge ran unopposed in the June 11th Democratic Primary. The general election takes place on November 5, 2013.
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Pogge won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2013|2013 election]] for [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013|Virginia House of Delegates]] District 96.  Pogge ran unopposed in the June 11th Democratic Primary. She was unopposed in the general election, which took place 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>
  
 
===2011===
 
===2011===
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011]]''
  
On November 8, 2011, Pogge won re-election to District 96 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, Pogge won re-election to District 96 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," accessed May 15, 2014]</ref>
  
 
===2009===
 
===2009===
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009]]''
  
In 2009, Pogge 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, Pogge was re-elected to the Virginia House of Delegates after running unopposed.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=VA&y=2009#results_summary_H ''Follow the Money'', "Virginia House of Delegates 2009 General Election Results," accessed May 15, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
 
===2011===
 
===2011===
In 2011, Pogge received $79,427 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=VA&y=2011&f=H&so=O#sorttable Follow the Money - 2011 contributions]</ref>
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In 2011, Pogge received $79,427 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=VA&y=2011&f=H&so=O#sorttable ''Follow the Money'', "2011 Campaign Contributions," accessed May 15, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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===2009===
 
===2009===
The top 5 donors to Pogge's 2009 campaign:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=114539 Follow the Money - 2009 Campaign Contributions]</ref>
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Listed below are the top five donors to Pogge's 2009 campaign:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=114539 ''Follow the Money'', "2009 Campaign Contributions," accessed May 15, 2014]</ref>
 
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==See also==
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*[[Virginia State Legislature]]
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*[[Virginia House of Delegates]]
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*[[Virginia House of Delegates#Standing committees|Virginia House of Delegates Committees]]
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*[[Virginia state legislative districts]]
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
 
{{submit a leg link}}
 
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*[http://www.brendapogge.com/ Delegate Brenda Pogge official website]
 
*[http://www.brendapogge.com/ Delegate Brenda Pogge official website]
*[http://dela.state.va.us/dela/MemBios.nsf/a7b082ef6ed01eac85256c0d00515644/055648b2b440f3c98525753500577409?OpenDocument Virginia House of Delegates - Rep. Pogge]  
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*[http://dela.state.va.us/dela/MemBios.nsf/a7b082ef6ed01eac85256c0d00515644/57315b4e7eaadd9785257b6400456929?OpenDocument Virginia House of Delegates - Rep. Pogge]
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*[http://openstates.org/va/legislators/VAL000117/brenda-l-pogge/ Profile from Open States]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=90481 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=90481 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=90481 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=90481 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*Campaign Contributions:[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=114539 2009], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=95050 2007]
 
*Campaign Contributions:[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=114539 2009], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=95050 2007]
*[http://www.facebook.com/people/Brenda-Pogge/1154531657 Delegate Pogge Facebook profile]
 
 
*[http://www.richmondsunlight.com/legislator/blpogge/ Richmond Sunlight profile]
 
*[http://www.richmondsunlight.com/legislator/blpogge/ Richmond Sunlight profile]
  
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Brenda Pogge
Brenda Pogge.jpg
Virginia House of Delegates District 96
Incumbent
In office
2008 - Present
Term ends
January 13, 2016
Years in position 6
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$17,640/year
Per diem$170/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 5, 2013
First elected2007
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Personal
Birthday03/18/1957
ProfessionRealtor
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Brenda L. Pogge is a Republican member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 96. She was first elected to the chamber in 2007.

Biography

Pogge is a realtor.[1]

Committee assignments

2014-2015

At the beginning of the 2014 legislative session, Pogge served on the following committees:

Virginia Committee Assignments, 2014
Education, Vice-Chair
Finance
Health, Welfare and Institutions

2012-2013

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

2010-2011

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

Issues

  • 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.[2]

Campaign themes

2011

Pogge's website highlighted the following campaign themes:

  • Improving Transportation
Excerpt: "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
Excerpt: "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
Excerpt: "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
Excerpt: "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."

Elections

2013

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013

Pogge won re-election in the 2013 election for Virginia House of Delegates District 96. Pogge ran unopposed in the June 11th Democratic Primary. She was unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 5, 2013.[3]

2011

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Pogge won re-election to District 96 of the Virginia House of Delegates. She was uncontested in the August 23 primary and ran unopposed in the November 8 general election.[4]

2009

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009

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

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

Delegate Pogge addressing AFP dinner

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Pogge received $79,427 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[6]

Virginia House of Delegates 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Brenda Pogge's campaign in 2011
Republican Party Of Virginia$5,552
Alpha Natural Resources$2,000
Dominion$2,000
Patten Wornom Hatten & Diamonstein Lc$1,750
Western Refining$1,500
Total Raised in 2011 $79,427

2009

Listed below are the top five donors to Pogge's 2009 campaign:[7]

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

Personal

Pogge and her husband, Roger, have five children.

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