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Prior to his election to the House, Johnson served as a Substitute Judge for the Twenty-eighth General District Court from 1971-1989.  He was also in the United States Air Force from 1951-1955. <ref>[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=5159 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Johnson]</ref>
 
Prior to his election to the House, Johnson served as a Substitute Judge for the Twenty-eighth General District Court from 1971-1989.  He was also in the United States Air Force from 1951-1955. <ref>[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=5159 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Johnson]</ref>
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Johnson did not seek re-election in 2013.  His seat will be filled by [[Republican]] [[A. Benton Chafin]].
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==

Revision as of 16:48, 8 November 2013

Joe Johnson
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Virginia House of Delegates District 4
Incumbent
In office
1990 - Present
Term ends
January 8, 2014
Years in position 24
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$17,640/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First elected1989
Term limitsN/A
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Air Force
Years of service4
Personal
Birthday12/12/1931
Place of birthWashington County, VA
ProfessionAttorney
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Joseph P. "Joe" Johnson, Jr. is a Democratic member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 4 since 1990.

Prior to his election to the House, Johnson served as a Substitute Judge for the Twenty-eighth General District Court from 1971-1989. He was also in the United States Air Force from 1951-1955. [1]

Johnson did not seek re-election in 2013. His seat will be filled by Republican A. Benton Chafin.

Committee assignments

2012-2013

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

2010-2011

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

  • HB 1821 Concealed handguns; prohibited from carrying onto premises of restaurants and consuming alcohol.
  • HB 1822 Handguns; exempts permit holders from prohibition against carrying onto school property.
  • HB 2005 Charter; City of Bristol.
  • HB 2559 Homestead exemption; increases for householders who are 65 years of age or older.[2]

Elections

2011

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Johnson won re-election to District 4 of the Virginia House of Delegates. He obtained the Democratic nomination and ran unopposed in the November 8 general election.[3]

2009

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009

On November 3, 2009, Johnson won re-election to the 4th District Seat in the Virginia House of Delegates.

Johnson raised $17,844 for his campaign. [4]

Virginia House of Delegates, District 4 (2009)
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png Joseph P Johnson Jr (D) 12,967 97.5%

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Johnson received $20,975 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[5]

2009

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

Contributor 2009 total
Alpha Natural Resources $5,000
Virginia Dental Association $1,500
Altria $1,000
Consol Energy $1,000
Virginia AFL-CIO $750

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Virginia House of Delegates District 4
1990–present
Succeeded by
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