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Revision as of 09:58, 24 November 2009

Harvey Morgan
Virginia House of Delegates District 98
Incumbent
Assumed office
1980
Current term ends
January 13, 2010
Political party Republican
Profession Professor
Website Harvey Morgan
Harvey Morgan is a Republican member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 98 since 1980.

He won re-election unopposed in the 2009 general election.[1]

Morgan is currently an Assistant Clinical Professor of Pharmacy at the Medical College of Virginia. He previously worked as a pharmacist/Co-Owner of Morgans Drug Store from 1960-1989, and served in the United States Navy from 1955-1957.[2]

Issue positions

Morgan's answers to the Virginia State Legislative Election 1999 National Political Awareness Test are available. When asked his priorities, Morgan replied:[3]

  • 1. "Geriatric and long term health care. The most rapidly growing population is the 85+ age group and baby boomers will cause an unprecedented increase in these numbers.
  • 2. Waste management. Continue waste management initiatives aimed to protect the environment, including a definition of regulated medical waste.
  • 3. Tourism. Support the Governor's efforts to boost tourism to move Virginia from 10th to 5th in nation in visitor spending. Specifically, revise marketing to promote nature and eco-tourism in Chesapeake Bay region (e.g. cruising, biking)."

Committee membership

  • HB 1591 Ombudsman, Office of State; created.
  • HB 1592 Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemption for donations to out-of-state governmental entities.
  • HB 2468 Marijuana; expungement of charges.[4]

Major donors

The top 5 donors to Morgan's 2007 campaign:[5]

  • 1. Epic RX/PharmPAC $3,000
  • 2. VA Bankers Assoc $3,000
  • 3. Verizon $3,000
  • 4. Wachovia Bank $2,500
  • 5. Minor III, G Gilmer $2,500

External links

References