Charniele Herring

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Charniele Herring
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Virginia House of Delegates District 46
Incumbent
In office
January 26, 2009 - Present
Term ends
January 2012
Years in position 5
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$17,640/day
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 3, 2009
First electedJanuary 2009
Next generalNovember 8, 2011
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sGeorge Mason University
J.D.Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law, Washington, District of Columbia, 1997
Personal
Birthday09/25/1969
Place of birthSanto Domingo, Dominican Republic
ProfessionLegislator
ReligionChristian
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Charniele Herring is a Democratic member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 46 since January 26, 2009.

Herring's professional experience includes working as an attorney for Charniele Herring, Admin & Logistics Services Inc. She earned her B.A in economics from George Mason University in 1993 and her J.D. from the Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law, Washington, District of Columbia in 1997.

Committee assignments

2010-2012 committees:

Elections

2011

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Herring won re-election to District 46 of the Virginia House of Delegates. She was uncontested in the August 23 primary and ran unopposed the November 8 general election.[1]

2009

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009

In 2009, Herring was re-elected to the Virginia House of Delegates. He defeated Sasha Gong in the General Election. [2]

Virginia House of Delegates General Election, District 46 (2009)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Charniele Herring () 8,778
Sasha Gong (R) 4,929

Issues

Campaign themes

Herring's official website lists her top priority issues:[3]

  • Education - "I will work to fund quality pre-K education for all of Virginia 's children; promote personal curriculums in our schools; and for higher teacher salaries to attract and maintain quality teachers for our children."
  • Traffic and infrastructure - "I will work to get funding into a lock box for our roads and infrastructure once and for all."
  • Housing - "I have worked to protect the interests of families by working with housing groups to get funding for the Homeless Intervention Protection Act expanded."
  • Health Care - "I support universal healthcare and will work to ensure that Virginia fully funds healthcare for those who cannot afford to cover themselves through private insurance companies."
  • Environment - "I support finding alternative fuel sources that protect our environment instead of drilling off the shores of Virginia to feed our addiction to oil."

Delegate Herring being sworn in

Campaign donors

2009

The top 5 donors to Herring's 2009 campaign:[4]

Contributor 2009 total
Democratic Party of Virginia $25,025
ActBlue $10,441
Virginia Legislative Black Caucus $5,000
Virginia Dental Assoc $5,000
Virginia Wine Wholesalers Assoc $3,500

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Virginia House of Delegates District 46
2009–present
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