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Hanger represents Virginia Senate District 24. Senate District 24 includes [[Sunshinereview:Albemarle County, Virginia|Albemarle County]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Augusta County, Virginia|Augusta County]], [[Sunshinereview:Greene County, Virginia|Greene County]], [[Sunshinereview:Highland County, Virginia|Highland County]], [[Sunshinereview:Lexington, Virginia|Lexington]], [[Sunshinereview:Rockbridge County, Virginia|Rockbridge County]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Rockingham County, Virginia|Rockingham County]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Staunton, Virginia|Staunton]], [[Sunshinereview:Waynesboro, Virginia|Waynesboro]].
 
Hanger represents Virginia Senate District 24. Senate District 24 includes [[Sunshinereview:Albemarle County, Virginia|Albemarle County]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Augusta County, Virginia|Augusta County]], [[Sunshinereview:Greene County, Virginia|Greene County]], [[Sunshinereview:Highland County, Virginia|Highland County]], [[Sunshinereview:Lexington, Virginia|Lexington]], [[Sunshinereview:Rockbridge County, Virginia|Rockbridge County]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Rockingham County, Virginia|Rockingham County]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Staunton, Virginia|Staunton]], [[Sunshinereview:Waynesboro, Virginia|Waynesboro]].
  
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On Nov. 6, 2007, Hanger won re-election to the 24th District Seat in the [[Virginia State Senate]], defeating opponents David Cox (D) and Arin Sime (L).<ref> [https://www.voterinfo.sbe.virginia.gov/election/DATA/2007/196E44FA-8B19-4240-9A44-737216DAA55D/Unofficial/7_s.shtml 2007 Election Results, Virginia Senate, District 24]</ref>
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Hanger raised $293,579 for his campaign while Cox raised $41,733 and Sime raised $44,887.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=VA&y=2007#results_summary_S 2007 Campaign Spending, Virginia Senate, District 24]</ref>
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| colspan="2" | {{won}} '''Emmett Hanger (R)'''
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| align="right" | '''23,896'''
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| align="center" | 65.36%
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| colspan="2" | David Cox (D)
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| align="right" | 9,757
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| align="center" | 26.69%
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| colspan="2" | Arin Sime (L)
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| align="right" | 2,857
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| align="center | 7.81%
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==Campaign donors==
 
Below are Hanger's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2007 election:
 
Below are Hanger's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2007 election:
 
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* [http://www.emmetthanger.com/ Sen. Hanger's website]
 
* [http://www.emmetthanger.com/ Sen. Hanger's website]
 
* Campaign contributions:[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=769 1999], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=19625 2001], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=19370 2003], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=77440 2005], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94962 2007]
 
* Campaign contributions:[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=769 1999], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=19625 2001], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=19370 2003], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=77440 2005], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94962 2007]
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Emmett Hanger
Emmett Hanger.jpg
Virginia Senate District 24
Incumbent
Assumed office
1996
Current term ends
2012
Political party Republican
Profession Realtor
Website Official website
Emmett Hanger has been a Republican member of the Virginia State Senate since 1996, representing the 24th district.

Hanger attended Ft. Defiance High School. Hanger received a B.S. in Management and Economics and an M.B.A. at James Madison University. He is a member of the Church of the Brethren.

In addition to serving as senator Hanger works in commercial real estate. Previously, Hanger served as a member of the House of Delegates from 1983-92 and a Captain in the Army/National Guard from 1972-83.

Committee assignments

District 24

Hanger represents Virginia Senate District 24. Senate District 24 includes Albemarle County(part), Augusta County, Greene County, Highland County, Lexington, Rockbridge County(part), Rockingham County(part), Staunton, Waynesboro.

Elections

2007

On Nov. 6, 2007, Hanger won re-election to the 24th District Seat in the Virginia State Senate, defeating opponents David Cox (D) and Arin Sime (L).[1]

Hanger raised $293,579 for his campaign while Cox raised $41,733 and Sime raised $44,887.[2]

Virginia State Senate, District 24 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Emmett Hanger (R) 23,896 65.36%
David Cox (D) 9,757 26.69%
Arin Sime (L) 2,857 7.81%

Campaign donors

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

Contributor 2007 total
Leadership for Virginia $55,000
Virginia Wine Wholesalers Association $11,500
Virginia Beer Wholesalers Association $10,500
George Logan $10,000
Emmett Hanger $10,000

Personal

Hanger was born in Staunton, Virginia on August 2, 1948.

External links

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Political offices
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Virginia Senate District 24
1996-present
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