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   |Last election = [[Virginia State Senate elections, 2011|November 8, 2011]]November 6, 2007
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   }}{{tnr}}''' Henry L. Marsh III''' has been a [[Democratic Party|Democratic]] member of the [[Virginia State Senate]], representing District 16. He was first elected to the chamber in 1991.
{{tnr}}'''Henry Marsh''' has been a [[Democratic Party|Democratic]] member of the [[Virginia State Senate]] since 1992, representing the 16th district.
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Marsh received a A.B. in Sociology at Virginia Union University and a LL.B. at Howard University.  
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==Biography==
 
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Marsh received a A.B. in Sociology at Virginia Union University and a LL.B. at Howard University. March is an attorney at law.
In addition to serving as senator March is an attorney at law. March is also a member of the Methodist Church.
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
 
===2012-2013===
 
===2012-2013===
In the 2012-2013 legislative session, Marsh has been appointed to the following committees:
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In the 2012-2013 legislative session, Marsh served on the following committees:
 
*[[Courts of Justice Committee, Virginia Senate|Courts of Justice]]
 
*[[Courts of Justice Committee, Virginia Senate|Courts of Justice]]
 
*[[Finance Committee, Virginia Senate|Finance]]
 
*[[Finance Committee, Virginia Senate|Finance]]
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*[[Senate Rules Committee, Virginia Senate|Senate Rules]]
 
*[[Senate Rules Committee, Virginia Senate|Senate Rules]]
  
==District 16==
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==Issues==
Marsh represents Virginia Senate District 16. Senate District 16 includes [[Sunshinereview:Chesterfield County, Virginia|Chesterfield County]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Dinwiddie County, Virginia|Dinwiddie County]], [[Sunshinereview:Hopewell, Virginia|Hopewell]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Petersburg, Virginia|Petersburg]], [[Sunshinereview:Prince George County, Virginia|Prince George County]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Richmond, Virginia|Richmond]](part).
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===Campaign themes===
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====2011====
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Marsh's website highlighted the following campaign themes:
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*'''Public Education and Higher Education
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*'''Affordable, Quality Medical & Dental Care
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*'''Public Safety
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*'''Economic Growth and Job Opportunities
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*'''Affordable Housing
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*'''Reform of Payday Lending
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*'''Transportation (Including Mass Transit and Roads)
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2007===
 
===2007===
 
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On Nov. 6, 2007, Marsh won re-election to the 16th District Seat in the [[Virginia State Senate]], defeating opponent Robert Owens (I).<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 16]</ref>  
 
On Nov. 6, 2007, Marsh won re-election to the 16th District Seat in the [[Virginia State Senate]], defeating opponent Robert Owens (I).<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 16]</ref>  
  
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===2007===
 
===2007===
Below are Marsh's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2007 election:
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Below are Marsh's top five campaign contributors in the 2007 election:
 
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==Issues==
 
===Campaign themes===
 
====2011====
 
Marsh's website lists the following issues:
 
 
*'''Public Education and Higher Education
 
*'''Affordable, Quality Medical & Dental Care
 
*'''Public Safety
 
*'''Economic Growth and Job Opportunities
 
*'''Affordable Housing
 
*'''Reform of Payday Lending
 
*'''Transportation (Including Mass Transit and Roads)
 
  
 
==Personal==
 
==Personal==
Marsh was born in [[Sunshinereview:Richmond, Virginia|Richmond, Virginia]].
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Marsh was born in [[Sunshinereview:Richmond, Virginia|Richmond, Virginia]]. March is also a member of the Methodist Church.
  
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==Recent news==
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==External links==
 
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* [http://sov.state.va.us/SenatorDB.nsf/23b0c13df27a5ef585256fc7004febb2/fa00661ac2e479ab85256aa000719976?OpenDocument Biography from the Virginia Legislature]
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* [http://apps.lis.virginia.gov/sfb1/Senate/senatorwebprofile.aspx?id=272 Biography from the Virginia Legislature]
* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=5104 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=5104 Legislative profile from ''Project Vote Smart'']
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=5104 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=5104 Biography from ''Project Vote Smart'']
 
* [http://www.statesurge.com/members/115391-henry-l-marsh-iii-virginia Sen. Marsh's website]
 
* [http://www.statesurge.com/members/115391-henry-l-marsh-iii-virginia Sen. Marsh's website]
 
* Campaign contributions:[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=1189 1999], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=19642 2001], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=19415 2003], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=77447 2005], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=95000 2007]
 
* Campaign contributions:[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=1189 1999], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=19642 2001], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=19415 2003], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=77447 2005], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=95000 2007]

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Henry Marsh
Henry Marsh.jpg
Virginia Senate District 16
Incumbent
In office
1992 - Present
Term ends
January 11, 2016
Years in position 23
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$18,000/year
Per diem$178/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First elected1991
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Personal
Place of birthRichmond, VA
ProfessionAttorney
ReligionMethodist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Henry L. Marsh III has been a Democratic member of the Virginia State Senate, representing District 16. He was first elected to the chamber in 1991.

Biography

Marsh received a A.B. in Sociology at Virginia Union University and a LL.B. at Howard University. March is an attorney at law.

Committee assignments

2012-2013

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

2010-2011

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

Issues

Campaign themes

2011

Marsh's website highlighted the following campaign themes:

  • Public Education and Higher Education
  • Affordable, Quality Medical & Dental Care
  • Public Safety
  • Economic Growth and Job Opportunities
  • Affordable Housing
  • Reform of Payday Lending
  • Transportation (Including Mass Transit and Roads)

Elections

2011

See also: Virginia State Senate elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Marsh won re-election to District 16 of the Virginia State Senate. He was unchallenged in the August 23 primary and ran unopposed in the November 8 general election.[1]

Virginia State Senate, District 16 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngHenry Marsh 69.3% 16,711
     Independent Preston Brown 30.7% 7,391
Total Votes 24,102

2007

See also: Virginia State Senate elections, 2007

On Nov. 6, 2007, Marsh won re-election to the 16th District Seat in the Virginia State Senate, defeating opponent Robert Owens (I).[2]

Marsh raised $100,547 for his campaign while Owens raised $6,207.[3]

Virginia State Senate, District 16 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Henry Marsh (D) 11,186 66.63%
Robert Owens (I) 5,557 33.10%

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Marsh received $184,747 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[4]

Virginia State Senate 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Henry Marsh's campaign in 2011
Virginia Trial Lawyers Association$24,500
Dominion$10,000
Allen Allen Allen & Allen$10,000
Virginia Automobile Dealers Association$7,750
Virginia Bankers Association$7,149
Total Raised in 2011 $184,747
Total Votes received in 2011 16,711
Cost of each vote received $11.06

2007

Below are Marsh's top five campaign contributors in the 2007 election:

Contributor 2007 total
Virginia State Legislative Black Caucus $7,500
Dominion (Energy & Natural Resources) $4,000
Virginia Automobile & Truck Dealers Association $3,500
Home Builders Association of Virginia $3,500
Virginia Cable Telecommunications Association $2,500

Personal

Marsh was born in Richmond, Virginia. March is also a member of the Methodist Church.

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