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   |Position = Virginia Senate District 16
 
   |Position = Virginia Senate District 16
   |Status = Incumbent
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   |Status = Former member
   |Tenure = 1992 - Present
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   |Tenure = 1992 - July 3, 2014
   |Term ends = January 11, 2016
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   |Assumed office = 1992
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   |Base salary = $18,000/year
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   |Per diem = $178/day
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   |Pension =
 
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   |Last election = [[Virginia State Senate elections, 2011|November 8, 2011]]
 
   |Last election = [[Virginia State Senate elections, 2011|November 8, 2011]]
 
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   |First elected = 1991
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   |Next election = [[Virginia State Senate elections, 2015|November 3, 2015]]
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   |Profession = Attorney  
 
   |Profession = Attorney  
 
   |Religion = Methodist
 
   |Religion = Methodist
   |Office website = http://sov.state.va.us/SenatorDB.nsf/23b0c13df27a5ef585256fc7004febb2/fa00661ac2e479ab85256aa000719976?OpenDocument
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   }}{{tnr}}''' Henry L. Marsh III''' is a former [[Democratic Party|Democratic]] member of the [[Virginia State Senate]], representing [[Virginia State Senate District 16|District 16]] from 1991 to July 3, 2014.<ref>[http://www.timesdispatch.com/news/state-regional/marsh-retiring-after-years-in-virginia-senate/article_b8132b0e-0146-11e4-8a5f-0017a43b2370.html ''Times Dispatch'', "Marsh retiring after 22 years in Virginia Senate," July 1, 2014]</ref>
{{tnr}}''' Henry L. Marsh III''' 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 served on the following committees:
 
In the 2012-2013 legislative session, Marsh served on the following committees:
*[[Courts of Justice Committee, Virginia Senate|Courts of Justice]]
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*[[Finance Committee, Virginia Senate|Finance]]
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{{Committee Assignments
*[[Local Government Committee, Virginia Senate|Local Government]]
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*[[Transportation Committee, Virginia Senate|Transportation]]
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|year = 2012
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|Chamber = Senate
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|Committee1 =Courts of Justice
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|Committee2 = Finance
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|Chair2=
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|Committee3 = Local Government
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|Chair3=
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|Committee4 = Transportation
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|Chair4=
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|Committee5 =
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}}
  
 
===2010-2011===
 
===2010-2011===
 
In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Marsh served on the following committees:
 
In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Marsh served on the following committees:
*[[Courts of Justice Committee, Virginia Senate|Courts of Justice]], Chair
 
*[[Finance Committee, Virginia Senate|Finance]]
 
*[[Local Government Committee, Virginia Senate|Local Government]]
 
*[[Transportation Committee, Virginia Senate|Transportation]]
 
*[[Senate Rules Committee, Virginia Senate|Senate Rules]]
 
  
==District 16==
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{{Committee Assignments
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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|State = Virginia
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|year = 2010
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|Chamber = Senate
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|Committee1 =Courts of Justice
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|Chair1=Chair
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|Committee2 = Finance
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|Chair2=
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|Committee3 = Local Government
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|Chair3=
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|Committee4 = Transportation
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|Chair4=
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|Committee5 =Senate Rules
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}}
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==Issues==
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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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:: ''See also: [[Virginia State Senate 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.<ref>[https://www.voterinfo.sbe.virginia.gov/election/DATA/2011/EB178FD6-875D-4B0D-A295-900A0482F523/Official/7_s.shtml ''Virginia State Board of Elections'' - November 2011 General Election Official Results]</ref>
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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.<ref>[https://web.archive.org/web/2/https://www.voterinfo.sbe.virginia.gov/election/DATA/2011/EB178FD6-875D-4B0D-A295-900A0482F523/Official/8_s.shtml ''Virginia State Board of Elections'', "November 2011 General Election Official Results," accessed May 15, 2014]</ref>
  
 
{{Election box 2011
 
{{Election box 2011
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===2007===
 
===2007===
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:: ''See also: [[Virginia State Senate elections, 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://web.archive.org/web/2/https://www.voterinfo.sbe.virginia.gov/election/DATA/2007/196E44FA-8B19-4240-9A44-737216DAA55D/Unofficial/7_s.shtml ''Virginia State Board of Elections'', "November 6, 2007 General Election Official Results," accessed May 28, 2014]</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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Marsh raised $100,547 for his campaign while Owens raised $6,207.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=VA&y=2007#results_summary_S ''Follow the Money'', "Campaign contributions," accessed May 28, 2014]</ref>
 
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Marsh raised $100,547 for his campaign while Owens raised $6,207.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=VA&y=2007#results_summary_S 2007 Campaign Spending, Virginia Senate, District 16]</ref>
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
 
===2011===
 
===2011===
In 2011, Marsh received $184,747 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=VA&y=2011&f=S&so=O#sorttable Follow the Money - 2011 contributions]</ref>
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In 2011, Marsh received $184,747 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=VA&y=2011&f=S&so=O#sorttable ''Follow the Money'', "2011 Campaign Contributions," accessed May 15, 2014]</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==
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==Personal==
===Campaign themes===
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Marsh was born in Richmond, Virginia. March is also a member of the Methodist Church.
====2011====
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Marsh's website lists the following issues:
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*'''Public Education and Higher Education
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==Recent news==
*'''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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==See also==  
*'''Transportation (Including Mass Transit and Roads)
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*[[Virginia State Legislature]]
 
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*[[Virginia State Senate]]
==Personal==
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*[[Virginia State Senate#Standing committees|Virginia Senate Committees]]
Marsh was born in [[Sunshinereview:Richmond, Virginia|Richmond, Virginia]].
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*[[Virginia state legislative districts]]
  
 
==External links==
 
==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://openstates.org/va/legislators/VAL000211/henry-l-marsh-iii/ Profile from Open States]
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=5104 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=5104 Legislative profile 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
Former member
In office
1992 - July 3, 2014
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
Term limitsN/A
Personal
Place of birthRichmond, VA
ProfessionAttorney
ReligionMethodist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Henry L. Marsh III is a former Democratic member of the Virginia State Senate, representing District 16 from 1991 to July 3, 2014.[1]

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.[2]

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).[3]

Marsh raised $100,547 for his campaign while Owens raised $6,207.[4]

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.[5]

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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