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|Virginia House of Delegates District 72|
|2008 - Present|
|Years in position||7|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 3, 2009|
|Next general||November 8, 2011|
|Bachelor's||University of Virginia|
|Date of birth||05/03/1958|
|Place of birth||Norfolk, VA|
|Profession||Private Equity Investor|
Massie is a private equity investor, and a founder of the Merchant Banking Firm. He earned his B.A. in economics from the University of Virginia in 1980.
Delegate Massie speaking about unions
On his official website Massie lists his views on a number of issues:
- Improving schools - "supports an education plan to require that at least 65% of the state education budget is spent on direct instructional classroom services...This plan would increase classroom spending in Virginia by $393 million dollars a year without raising taxes." Also supports merit based pay and bonuses.
- Lower Taxes and Spending - Massie pledges to be "a voice for fiscal discipline and will propose ways to reduce wasteful spending."
- Fighting Crime - Massie "will work to pass tough anti-crime laws that keep violent criminals where they belong - behind bars."
- Traditional Values - "He was a leader in the movement to pass the marriage amendment to the Virginia Constitution which guarantees that Virginia will only recognize marriage as between one man and one woman."
- Capital Outlay Subcommittee
- General Government Subcommittee
- Higher Education Subcommittee
- Public Safety Subcommittee
- Health, Welfare and Institutions
- Subcommittee #3
- Standards of Quality Subcommittee
- Higher Education and Arts Subcommittee
- HB 1966 Business Assistance, Department of; eliminates Department & transfers its duties.
- HB 1967 Taxpayer Surplus Relief Fund; established to provide tax relief.
- HB 1969 Administrative Process Act; required review of feasibility of electronic submission. 
Massie is running for re-election to the District 72 seat of the Virginia House of Delegates. He was uncontested in the August 23 primary and will be unopposed in the November 8 general election.
In 2009, Massie was re-elected to the Virginia House of Delegates. 
|Virginia House of Delegates General Election, District 72 (2009)|
|Jimmie Massie (R)||20,058|
The top 5 donors to Massie's 2009 campaign:
|James P. Massey III||$50,000|
|Richmond Realtors Association||$4,500|
|CB Robertson III||$4,000|
Massie and his wife, Elizabeth, have four children.
- Delegate Jimmie Massie official website
- Virginia House of Delegates - Rep. Jimmie Massie
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions:2009, 2007
- Richmond Sunlight profile
|Virginia House of Delegates District 72
| Succeeded by|
State of Virginia
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