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Jenn McClellan
Jennifer McClellan.jpg
Virginia House of Delegates District 71
Assumed office
Current term ends
January 2012
Political party Democratic
Profession Attorney
Website House site
Jenn McClellan is a Democratic member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 71 since 2006.

She won re-election in 2009, defeating Silver Persinger in the general election.[1]

An attorney by trade, McClellan currently works as Program Director for the Oliver Hill/Samuel Tucker Prelaw Institute.[2]

Delegate McClellan on Abraham Lincoln

Issue positions

On her official website McClellan states, "My top priorities as your Delegate are supporting our public schools through better pay for our teachers, smaller class sizes for our children, and increased school construction and renovation funding, helping small businesses thrive in the Virginia economy, and ensuring our public safety officials have the tools and training they need to keep Virginians safe."[3]

Committee assignments

2010-2012 committees:

  • HB 1980 Family life education; right of parents to review certain materials.
  • HB 2489 Assault and battery; penalty when against family or household member.
  • HB 2600 Transportation-disadvantaged persons; requires State to develop plans and programs to assist.[4]



In 2009, McClellan was re-elected to the Virginia House of Delegates. [5]

Virginia House of Delegates General Election, District (2009)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jean McClellan (D) 11,628
Silver Persinger (I) 2,406

Campaign donors


The top 5 donors to McClellan's 2009 campaign:[6]

Contributor 2009 total
Dominion $10,674
Virginia Democratic Party $6,271
Virginia Bankers Association $5,000
Virginia Legislative Black Caucus $5,000
Allen Allen Allen and Allen $4,500

External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
Virginia House of Delegates District 71
Succeeded by