|Virginia House of Delegates District 72|
|2008 - Present|
|January 8, 2014|
|Years in position||7|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 8, 2011|
|Next general||November 5, 2013|
|Bachelor's||University of Virginia|
|Date of birth||05/03/1958|
|Place of birth||Norfolk, VA|
|Profession||Private Equity Investor|
Massie earned his B.A. in economics from the University of Virginia in 1980. He is a private equity investor, and a founder of the Merchant Banking Firm.
- 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’s website highlighted the following campaign themes:
- Improving schools
Excerpt: "[Massie] 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." Massie's website also suggested that he supported merit-based pay and bonuses.
- Lower Taxes and Spending
Excerpt: "[Massie pledges to be] a voice for fiscal discipline and will propose ways to reduce wasteful spending."
- Fighting Crime
Excerpt: "[Massie] will work to pass tough anti-crime laws that keep violent criminals where they belong - behind bars."
- Traditional Values
Excerpt: "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."
In the 2012-2013 session, Massie served on the following committees:
In the 2010-2011 session, Massie served on the following committees:
- 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
Massie won re-election in the 2013 election for Virginia House of Delegates District 72. Massie ran unopposed in the June 11 Republican primary. The general election took place on November 5, 2013.
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|
Delegate Massie speaking about unions
In 2011, Massie received $256,573 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.
|Virginia House of Delegates 2011 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Jimmie Massie's campaign in 2011|
|Massie Iii, Jimmie P||$50,000|
|Virginia Republican Party||$12,386|
|Virginia Bankers Association||$4,000|
|Total Raised in 2011||$256,573|
The top five 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.
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- 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
- Project Vote Smart - Delegate Massie
- Bill Tracking - Legislation as Chief Patron
- Jimmie Massie Issues
- Virginia Board of Elections, "Unofficial Results - General Election," accessed November 5, 2013
- Virginia State Board of Elections - November 2011 General Election Official Results
- Virginia House of Delegates 2009 General Election Results
- Follow the Money - 2011 contributions
- Follow the Money - 2009 Campaign Contributions
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