Joe Johnson

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Joe Johnson
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Virginia House of Delegates District 4
Incumbent
In office
1990 - Present
Term ends
January 2012
Years in position 24
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$17,640/day
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 3, 2009
First elected1989
Next generalNovember 8, 2011
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
Joe Johnson 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]

Committee assignments

2010-2012 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

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. [3]

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

2009

The top 5 donors to Johnson's 2009 campaign:[4]

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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