David Yancey

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David Yancey
David Yancey.jpg
Virginia House of Delegates District 94
In office
Term ends
January 8, 2014
Years in position 3
Base salary$17,640/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 8, 2011
Next generalNovember 5, 2013
Term limitsN/A
Office website
Campaign website
David Yancey is a Republican member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 94. He was first elected in 2011.

Committee assignments


In the 2012-2013 session, Yancey served on the following committees:



See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013

Yancey is running for re-election in the 2013 election for Virginia House of Delegates District 94. Yancey ran unopposed in the June 11th Republican Primary and is challenged by Robert Farinholt, Jr. (D) in the general election which takes place on November 5, 2013.


See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Yancey won election to District 94 of the Virginia House of Delegates. He was uncontested in the August 23 primary and defeated Gary West (D) in the November 8 general election.[1]

Virginia House of Delegates, District 94 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDavid Yancey 60% 9,251
     Democratic Gary West 40% 6,165
Total Votes 15,416

Campaign donors


In 2011, Yancey received $245,461 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[2]

Virginia House of Delegates 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to David Yancey's campaign in 2011
Virginia Republican Party$95,137
Yancey, David$25,000
Majority Leader PAC$10,800
Yancey, David$6,000
Friends Of S Chris Jones$5,250
Total Raised in 2011 $245,461
Total Votes received in 2011 9,251
Cost of each vote received $26.53


Campaign themes

Yancey's website lists the following:

  • Jobs and Economic Growth

Excerpt: "As a small business owner and entrepreneur, I understand the needs of business to grow and create jobs. Business needs a stable regulatory environment that encourages investment and growth. Lower taxes means more money for Virginia families and less of our dollars going to Richmond."

  • Taxes

Excerpt: "Instead of working to raise taxes, I will partner with others in the General Assembly to create a pro-business and pro-citizen economic plan that will not only help job creation for families but also fund the needed services of government without raising taxes."

  • Education

Excerpt: "I believe that the focus of education should be learning, not administrative bureaucracy. We should have highly-trained, well-compensated teachers and need to make sure the money spent in schools gets to the classroom where it can impact results."

  • Transportation

Excerpt: "Governor Bob McDonnell has made great progress in moving many transportation projects forward, and I support his efforts. Transportation not only means major projects like relieving congestion on the Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel and on I-64 to Richmond, but also on our local roads and streets. We need to make sure that we get our fair share of revenue from Richmond. Energy."

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Preceded by
Glenn Oder
Virginia House of Delegates District 94
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