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Ed Scott
Virginia House of Delegates District 30
Incumbent
Assumed office
2004
Current term ends
January 2012
Political party Republican
Profession Retail Manager
Website House site
Ed Scott is a Republican member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 30 since 2004.

Scott currently works as Manager of Retail Operations for Culpeper Farmers' Cooperative Farm & Home Center. He has also worked as Director of Government Affairs for the Virginia Agribusiness Council.[1]

Issue positions

Scott's answers to the Virginia State Legislative Election 2003 National Political Awareness Test are available. When asked his top priorities, he stated, "My highest priority is to eliminate the estate tax in Virginia. This tax unfairly penalizes family farms and small businesses that are the backbone of our economy. This should be a key element to restructuring the Commonwealth's Tax Code. Secondly, I will work to maintain a positive regulatory climate in order to attract new businesses & grow our existing business base."[2]

Committee assignments

2010-2012 committees:

  • HB 2070 Classroom placement of twins or multiples; school board to develop policies to allow parental input.
  • HB 2178 Possession of ammunition by convicted felons; prohibited.
  • HB 2179 Trials; credit for time spent in confinement discretionary with court. [3]

Elections

2011

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011

Scott is running for re-election to the District 30 seat of the Virginia House of Delegates. He is unopposed in the August 23 primary and the November 8 general election.

2009

In 2009, Scott was re-elected to the Virginia House of Delegates. He defeated Matt Carson in the General Election. [4]

Virginia House of Delegates General Election, District 30 (2009)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Ed Scott (R) 15,959
Matt Carson (I) 5,154

Campaign donors

2009

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

Contributor 2009 total
Virginia Automobile & Truck Dealers Assoc $5,500
Virginia Beer Wholesalers Assoc $2,750
Dominion $2,500
Alpha Natural Resources $2,000
Virginia Assoc of Realtors $2,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Virginia House of Delegates District 30
2004–present
Succeeded by
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