Harry Blevins

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Harry Blevins
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Virginia Senate District 14
Former Member
In office
2001 - August 5, 2013
PartyRepublican
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First elected2001
Term limitsN/A
Personal
Birthday08/22/1935
Place of birthElk Park, NC
ProfessionRetired
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Harry Blevins is a former Republican member of the Virginia State Senate, representing District 14 from 2001 to 2013. He resigned on August 5, 2013 citing health concerns.[1]

Blevins received a B.S. at East Carolina University and a M.Ed. at University of Virginia. Blevins is a retired educator. He is also a member of the Centerville Baptist Church. From 1998-2001 Blevins served on the House of Delegates.

Committee assignments

2012-2013

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

2010-2011

In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Blevins served on the following committees:

District 14

Blevins represents Virginia Senate District 14. Senate District 14 includes Chesapeake(part), Virginia Beach(part).

Elections

2011

See also: Virginia State Senate elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Blevins won re-election to District 14 of the Virginia State Senate. He was unchallenged in the August 23 primary and ran unopposed in the November 8 general election.[2]

2007

On Nov. 6, 2007, Blevins won re-election to the 14th District Seat in the Virginia State Senate, defeating opponent Donald Tabor (L).[3]

Blevins raised $105,867 for his campaign while Tabor raised $4,382.[4]

Virginia State Senate, District 14 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Harry Blevins (R) 13,402 70.82%
Donald Tabor (L) 5,455 28.82%

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Blevins received $109,774 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[5]

Virginia State Senate 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Harry Blevins's campaign in 2011
Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association$9,000
Virginia Senate Republican Caucus$7,512
Dominion$6,000
Virginia Health Care Association$4,000
Opportunity Virginia PAC$2,500
Total Raised in 2011 $109,774

2007

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

Contributor 2007 total
Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association $3,000
Virginia Bankers Association $3,000
Virginia Dental Association $3,000
Virginia Optometric Association $2,500
Dominion (Energy & Natural Resources) $2,500

Personal

Blevins was born in Elk Park, North Carolina on August 22, 1935.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Randy Fobes
Virginia Senate District 14
2001-August 2013
Succeeded by
John Cosgrove (R)