David Englin

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David Englin
Virginia House of Delegates District 45
Assumed office
Current term ends
January 2012
Political party Democrat
Profession Legislator
Website Delegate David Englin

David Englin is a Democratic member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 45 since 2006.

He won re-election in 2009, defeating Victoria Vasques in the general election.[1]

Prior to his election to the House, Englin served as an Officer in the United States Air Force from 1996-2004, and a cadet from 1992-1996.[2]

Delegate Englin on school funding

Issue positions

On his official website Englin outlines his agenda:[3]

  • Build an Economy that Works for Everyone
  • Quality, Affordable Health Care
  • Strengthen Public Education
  • Stand Up for the Rights of All Virginians
  • Fight for Northern Virginia

Englin's answers to the Virginia State Legislative Election 2005 National Political Awareness Test are available. When asked his top priorities, he said,
"My top priorities are strengthening public education, reducing the cost of health care, making housing more affordable, defending the rights of all Virginians, and addressing the unique needs of Northern Virginia, including transportation and securing clean air and clean water. I have laid out an agenda for progressive tax reform that will make our tax system more fair and give us the resources we need to make these critical investments in the future."[4]

Committee assignments

2010-2012 committees:

  • HB 1624 Code of student conduct; bullying, harassment, etc., for Bd. of Ed. to include in model policy.
  • HB 1692 Indoor Clean Air Act; prohibits smoking in all indoor restaurants and bar and lounge areas in State.
  • HB 2373 Birth control prescriptions; pharmacist who refuses to fill ensure patient treated nonjudgmentally.[5]

Major donors

The top 5 donors to Englin's 2009 campaign:[6]

Contributor 2009 total
Virginia Democratic Party $26,043
Richard J. Bell $10,000
Jennifer L. Walker $10,000
Richard J. Bell $8,500
Robert Henry Dugger III $5,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
Virginia House of Delegates District 45
Succeeded by