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'''Chuck Caputo''' is a member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], the lower house in the [[Virginia State Legislature]].
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}}{{TOCnestright}}'''Chuck Caputo''' was a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 67 from 2006 to 2010.  
  
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He lost his bid for re-election in the November 3, 2009 general election, defeated by [[Republican]] [[James LeMunyon]].<ref>[http://wtop.com/?nid=605 ''WTOP'' 2009 Election Results]</ref>
  
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Caputo has worked for the Defense Intelligence Systems Agency and Federal Aviation Administration.  He was on the [[Fairfax County, Virginia|Fairfax County]] School Board from 1980-1985, serving as Vice-Chairman from 1984-1985.<ref>[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=59249 Project Vote Smart - Delegate Caputo]</ref>
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|{{#ev:youtube|-chyS6-1ClQ|300}}<br><span style="font-size:80%">Delegate Caputo discussing his projects</span>
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==Issue positions==
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On his official website Caputo has three main issues listed - jobs & economy, education, and transportation.<Ref>[http://www.delegatecaputo.com/issues Delegate Caputo ''Issues'']</ref>
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*Jobs & Economy - "In this challenging economy, it’s vitally important that we continue to attract businesses large and small, support good corporate neighbors, and give them the tools they need to succeed and keep Virginians employed."
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*Education - "Better teachers make better schools," "Virginia students deserve great opportunities here at home," "Public education is the best investment we can make," and "A quality Virginia education shouldn’t break the bank."
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*Transportation - "Virginia drivers need new, sensible solutions," "Less time commuting means more time with our families," "Less traffic means less impact on the environment," "Eyes on the road keep everyone safer"
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==Elections==
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===2009===
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:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009]]''
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In 2009, Caputo lost his bid for re-election to the [[Virginia House of Delegates]].
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==Committee assignments==
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* [[Counties, Cities and Towns Committee, Virginia House]]
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* [[Finance Committee, Virginia House]]
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===Sponsored legislation===   
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* HB 2296 Income tax, corporate; extends sunset date of major business facility job tax credit.
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* HB 2297 Underaged drinking; person charged with who summons assistance is eligible for deferred disposition.
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* HB 2301 Absentee voting; qualified voters may vote absentee for any reason, special provisions for military. <ref>[http://leg1.state.va.us/cgi-bin/legp504.exe?091+mbr+H178C Bill Tracking - Legislation as Chief Patron]</ref>
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==Campaign donors==
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The top 5 donors to Caputo's 2007 campaign:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94916 Follow the Money - 2007 Campaign Contributions]</ref>
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*1. VA Democratic Party $84,664
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*2. Combined Properties Inc $42,250
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*3. House Democratic Caucus $23,421
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*4. One Virginia $12,500
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*5. VA Assoc of Realtors $10,903
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==External links==
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*[http://www.delegatecaputo.com/ Delegate Chuck Caputo official website]
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*[http://dela.state.va.us/dela/MemBios.nsf/014f2f536999a31885256c0d005171db/9b373853fbd8949585257535005773ee?OpenDocument Virginia House of Delegates - Rep. Caputo]
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*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=59249 Project Vote Smart profile]
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*Campaign Contributions:[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94916 2007], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=77238 2005]
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*[http://www.vpap.org/candidates/profile/home/30051 Virginia Public Access Project profile]
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*[http://www.richmondsunlight.com/legislator/cccaputo/ Richmond Sunlight profile]
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*[http://twitter.com/cccaputo67 Delegate Caputo on Twitter]
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Revision as of 06:43, 16 August 2013

Chuck Caputo
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Virginia House of Delegates District 67
Former officeholder
In office
2006 - 2010
PartyDemocratic
Personal
ProfessionLegislator
Chuck Caputo was a Democratic member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 67 from 2006 to 2010.

He lost his bid for re-election in the November 3, 2009 general election, defeated by Republican James LeMunyon.[1]

Caputo has worked for the Defense Intelligence Systems Agency and Federal Aviation Administration. He was on the Fairfax County School Board from 1980-1985, serving as Vice-Chairman from 1984-1985.[2]


Delegate Caputo discussing his projects

Issue positions

On his official website Caputo has three main issues listed - jobs & economy, education, and transportation.[3]

  • Jobs & Economy - "In this challenging economy, it’s vitally important that we continue to attract businesses large and small, support good corporate neighbors, and give them the tools they need to succeed and keep Virginians employed."
  • Education - "Better teachers make better schools," "Virginia students deserve great opportunities here at home," "Public education is the best investment we can make," and "A quality Virginia education shouldn’t break the bank."
  • Transportation - "Virginia drivers need new, sensible solutions," "Less time commuting means more time with our families," "Less traffic means less impact on the environment," "Eyes on the road keep everyone safer"

Elections

2009

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009

In 2009, Caputo lost his bid for re-election to the Virginia House of Delegates.

Committee assignments

  • HB 2296 Income tax, corporate; extends sunset date of major business facility job tax credit.
  • HB 2297 Underaged drinking; person charged with who summons assistance is eligible for deferred disposition.
  • HB 2301 Absentee voting; qualified voters may vote absentee for any reason, special provisions for military. [4]

Campaign donors

The top 5 donors to Caputo's 2007 campaign:[5]

  • 1. VA Democratic Party $84,664
  • 2. Combined Properties Inc $42,250
  • 3. House Democratic Caucus $23,421
  • 4. One Virginia $12,500
  • 5. VA Assoc of Realtors $10,903

External links

References

Political offices
Preceded by
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Virginia House of Delegates District 67
2006-2010
Succeeded by
James LeMunyon