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Creigh Deeds

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Creigh Deeds
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Virginia Senate District 25
Incumbent
In office
2001 - Present
Term ends
January 11, 2012
Years in position 13
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$18,000/year
Per diem$169/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2007
First elected2001
Next generalNovember 8, 2011
Term limitsN/A
Personal
Birthday01/04/1958
Place of birthRichmond, VA
ProfessionAttorney
ReligionPresbyterian
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
R. Creigh Deeds has been a Democratic member of the Virginia State Senate since 2001, representing the 25th district.

Deeds received a B.A. at Concord College in 1980 and a J.D. at Wake Forest University School of Law in 1984. He is a member of the Presbyterian Church.

In addition to serving as senator Deeds works as an attorney. Previously Deeds was a member of the House of Delegates from 1992-2001.

Committee assignments

District 25

Deeds represents Virginia Senate District 25. Senate District 25 includes Albemarle County(part), Alleghany County, Bath CountyBuckingham County(part), Buena Vista, Charlottesville, Covington, Nelson County, Rockbridge County(part).

Elections

2007

On Nov. 6, 2007, Deeds won re-election to the 25th District Seat in the Virginia State Senate.[1]

Deeds raised $193,242 for his campaign.[2]

Virginia State Senate, District 25 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png Creigh Deeds 33,339 98.79%
Write-in 408 1.20%

Campaign donors

Below are Creigh's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2007 election:

Contributor 2007 total
Dominion (Energy & Natural Resources) $11,500
Virginia Automobile & Truck Dealers Association $10,500
Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association $8,500
Virginia Trial Lawyers Association $7,000
Home Builders Association of Virginia $5,500

Personal

Deeds was born in Richmond, Virginia on January 4, 1958.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Emily Couric
Virginia Senate District 25
2001-present
Succeeded by
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