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* [http://freedaworks.com/ Campaign website]
 
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* [http://www.vpap.org/candidates/profile/home/32229 Virginia Public Access Project profile]
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* [http://www.vpap.org/candidates/profile/home/32229 ''Virginia Public Access Project'' profile]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=134670 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=134670 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
* [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Freeda-Cathcart-for-Delegate/449724535106278?ref=nf Facebook page]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/events/101052366676835/ Campaign Facebook page]
 
* [https://twitter.com/FreedaWorks4U Twitter page]
 
* [https://twitter.com/FreedaWorks4U Twitter page]
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* [http://www.roanokefreepress.com/democratic-nominating-committee-of-virginia%E2%80%99s-17th-house-of-delegates-district/ Campaign announcement from nominating committee]
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Revision as of 13:58, 28 August 2013

Freeda Cathcart
Freeda Cathcart.jpg
Candidate for
Virginia House District 17
PartyDemocratic
Education
Bachelor'sRoanoke College
Personal
ProfessionEducator
ReligionChristian
Websites
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Freeda Cathcart is a 2013 Democratic candidate for District 17 of the Virginia House of Delegates.[1]

Biography

Cathcart graduated with her Bachelors degree from Roanoke College in 1983. She has been a public school teacher and family educator. Cathcart also founded Mothers United Against Uranium Mining.

Issues

Campaign Themes

2013

Cathcart's campaign website listed the following issues:[2]

  • Education

"Every parent should have access to the technology that will let them know how their children are doing in school at every grade level. A major factor in the success of a child’s education, whether they attend public, private or are home schooled, is the parent’s involvement in making sure that their child is doing well and finding their child help when needed."

  • Protecting Women's Lives

"Women deserve to be treated with respect and to have access to quality health care. The current Virginia administration wants to impose new regulations to women’s health centers under the pretense of protecting women. Legislators who passed a new regulation law last General Assembly did so saying that they cared about women’s health, but when these new regulations go into effect, almost all the women’s health centers in Virginia might cease to exist."

Elections

2013

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013

Cathcart ran in the 2013 election for Virginia House of Delegates District 17. Cathcart ran unopposed in the June 11 Democratic primary. The general election takes place on November 5, 2013.

2011

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011

Cathcart ran in the 2011 election for Virginia House of Delegates District 17. She won the Democratic caucus and was defeated by Chris Head in the November 8 general election.[3]

Virginia House of Delegates, District 17 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngChris Head 65.6% 11,852
     Democratic Freeda Cathcart 34.4% 6,207
Total Votes 18,059

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Freeda Cathcart announces her bid for the House of Delegates

Cathcart has three children. She currently resides in Roanoke, Virginia.

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