|Virginia Senate District 24|
| Assumed office|
| Current term ends|
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.
- Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
- Local Government
- Rehabilitation and Social Services
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.
Hanger raised $293,579 for his campaign while Cox raised $41,733 and Sime raised $44,887.
|Virginia State Senate, District 24 (2007)|
|Emmett Hanger (R)||23,896||65.36%|
|David Cox (D)||9,757||26.69%|
|Arin Sime (L)||2,857||7.81%|
Below are Hanger's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2007 election:
|Leadership for Virginia||$55,000|
|Virginia Wine Wholesalers Association||$11,500|
|Virginia Beer Wholesalers Association||$10,500|
Hanger was born in Staunton, Virginia on August 2, 1948.
- Biography from the Virginia Legislature
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Sen. Hanger's website
- Campaign contributions:1999, 2001, 2003, 2005, 2007
|Virginia Senate District 24
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