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Joe T. May
Virginia House of Delegates District 33
Incumbent
Assumed office
1994
Current term ends
January 2012
Political party Republican
Profession Legislator
Website House site
Joe T. May is a Republican member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 33 since 1994.

He won re-election unopposed in the 2009 general election.[1]

He sits on the Board of Directors of the 4-H Educational Center, is the President of Foxfield Homeowners Association, and a Board Member of the Virginia Tech Engineering Committee of 100. [2]

Committee assignments

2010-2012 committees:

  • HB 2421 Freedom of Information Act; definition of public record.
  • HB 2422 Voting equipment; locality that acquired DREs prior to 7-1-07 may temporarily conduct election.
  • HB 2426 Government Data Collection and Dissemination Practices Act; extends implementation of prohibition.[3]

Issues

Gas tax

May compared opponents of a gas tax hike to homeowners who don’t want to pay their gas or electric bills. May said transportation needs to be treated as a utility, or Virginia isn’t going to compare favorably with her neighbors.

“I’m concerned when we cross the North Carolina line, we’re going to look like East Berlin if we stay on this track,” May said.[4]

Redistricting

May shared his thoughts on the 2011 redistricting process in Virgina.[5]

Elections

2009

In 2009, Joe T. May was re-elected to the Virginia House of Delegates. He ran unopposed. [6]

Virginia House of Delegates General Election, District 33(2009)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Joe T. May (R) 22,489

Campaign donors

2009

The top 5 donors to May's 2009 campaign:[7]

Contributor 2009 total
Virginia Automobile & Truck Dealers Assoc $11,500
Virginia Assoc of Realtors $4,150
Northern Virginia Technology Council $4,000
Virginia Bankers Assoc $4,000
Alpha Natural Resources $3,500

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Virginia House of Delegates District 33
1994–present
Succeeded by
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