Bryce Reeves

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Bryce Reeves
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Virginia State Senate District 17
Incumbent
In office
2012-Present
Term ends
January 11, 2016
Years in position 2
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$17,640/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 8, 2011
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sTexas A&M University
Master'sGeorge Mason University
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Army
Personal
ProfessionPresident, Bryce Reeves Insurance and Financial Services, Inc.
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Bryce Reeves is a Republican member of the Virginia State Senate, representing District 17. He was first elected on November 8, 2011.

Reeves earned his a Master of Public Administration in Public Policy from George Mason University. He also receive a BS in Industrial Education from Texas A&M University.

Reeves served in the United States Army, where he attained the rank of Captain. He then worked for the Prince William County Police Vice/Narcotics Bureau.

Committee assignments

2012-2013

In the 2012-2013 legislative session, Reeves has been appointed to the following committees:

Elections

2011

See also: Virginia State Senate elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Reeves won election to District 17 of the Virginia State Senate. He defeated incumbent R. Edward "Edd" Houck (D) in the November 8 general election.[1]

Virginia State Senate, District 17 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBryce Reeves 50.3% 22,615
     Democratic R. Edward "Edd" Houck Incumbent 49.7% 22,389
Total Votes 45,004

Issues

Campaign themes

Reeves's campaign website lists the following issues:

  • Opposing New Tax Increases
Excerpt: "In this time of economic uncertainty, families and businesses across Virginia cannot afford any tax increases. A tax increase now would only further delay job creation and future prosperity."
  • Providing a Quality Education for Our Children
Excerpt: "I understand the importance of a quality education and I will work to ensure that education dollars are spent in the classroom and not on bureaucratic overhead or unfunded mandates."
  • Defending The Constitution
Excerpt: "When we limit government intrusion in our small businesses and expect every able-bodied Virginian to work, live freely, and lead productive lives; we all benefit. I will defend Virginians from federal health care mandates and any other attempts by Washington to intrude in our liberties."
  • Protecting Our Common Conservative Values
Excerpt: "I will uphold and defend our common Virginian conservative values while working for you in Richmond. I believe in our right to legally and safely bear arms and will defend the Constitution's Second Amendment from being watered down or infringed upon by any legislation or bureaucracy."

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Reeves received $1,168,462 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[2]

Virginia State Senate 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Bryce Reeves's campaign in 2011
Virginia Republican Party$620,772
Opportunity Virginia PAC$50,409
Gillman, Richard$25,000
Vakos Iii, William$15,756
7Th District Republic Cmte$12,500
Total Raised in 2011 $1,168,462
Total Votes received in 2011 22,615
Cost of each vote received $51.67

Personal

Reeves and his wife, Anne, have two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
R. Edward "Edd" Houck
Virginia State Senate District 17
2012–present
Succeeded by
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