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  |Name = John Cox
 
  |Name = John Cox
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  |Position = Virginia House of Delegates District 55
 
  |Position = Virginia House of Delegates District 55
 
  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Tenure = January 13, 2010 - Present  
 
  |Tenure = January 13, 2010 - Present  
  |Term ends = January 2012
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  |Term ends = January 8, 2014
  |Total terms = 1
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  |Assumed office = 2010
  |Political party = Republican
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  |Political party = Republican  
|Office website = http://dela.state.va.us/dela/MemBios.nsf/a7b082ef6ed01eac85256c0d00515644/d76539cf75028eeb85257535005773e2?OpenDocument
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  |Base salary = $17,640/day
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  |Per diem = $135/day
 
  |Per diem = $135/day
 
  |Pension =
 
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  |Last election = November 3, 2009
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  |Last election = [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011|November 8, 2011]]
 
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  |First elected = November 3, 2009
 
  |First elected = November 3, 2009
 
  |Term limits =
 
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  |Next election = [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011|November 8, 2011]]
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  |Next election = [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013|November 5, 2013]]
 
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  |Profession = Businessman  
 
  |Profession = Businessman  
 
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  |Personal website = http://www.votejohncox.com/
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{{TOCnestright}}'''John Cox''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 55 since 2010.  
 
{{TOCnestright}}'''John Cox''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 55 since 2010.  
  
He received 76% of the vote, defeating [[Democrat]] [[Robert Barnette]] in the general election on November 3, 2009.<ref>[http://wtop.com/?nid=605 ''WTOP'' 2009 Election Results]</ref>
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Cox is the founder of Cox Transportation Services and Cox Truck Brokerage.
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
2010-2012 committees:
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===2012-2013===
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In the 2012-2013 session, Cox served on the following committees:
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* [[General Laws Committee, Virginia House of Representatives|General Laws]]
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* [[Privileges and Elections Committee, Virginia House|Privileges and Elections]]
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* [[Transportation Committee, Virginia House|Transportation]]
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===2010-2011===
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In the 2010-2011 session, Cox served on the following committees:
 
* [[Militia, Police and Public Safety Committee, Virginia House|Militia, Police and Public Safety]]
 
* [[Militia, Police and Public Safety Committee, Virginia House|Militia, Police and Public Safety]]
 
* [[Privileges and Elections Committee, Virginia House|Privileges and Elections]]
 
* [[Privileges and Elections Committee, Virginia House|Privileges and Elections]]
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:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011]]''
  
Cox is running for re-election to the District 55 seat of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]].  He is unopposed in the August 23 primary and the November 8 general election.
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On November 8, 2011, Cox won re-election to District 55 of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]].  He was uncontested in the August 23 primary and ran unopposed the November 8 general election.<ref>[https://www.voterinfo.sbe.virginia.gov/election/DATA/2011/EB178FD6-875D-4B0D-A295-900A0482F523/Official/8_s.shtml ''Virginia State Board of Elections'' - November 2011 General Election Official Results]</ref>
  
 
===2009===
 
===2009===
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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===2011===
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In 2011, Cox received $56,764 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=VA&y=2011&f=H&so=O#sorttable Follow the Money - 2011 contributions]</ref>
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|Chamber = Virginia House of Delegates
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 56764
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|total votes =
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|org1 = Dominion
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|org2 = Virginia Automobile & Truck Dealers Association
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|org3 = Highway Service Ventures Inc
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|org4 = UPS
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|org5 = Hbav Build-PAC
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|orgdonor1 = 4,500
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|orgdonor2 = 2,805
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|orgdonor3 = 2,250
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|orgdonor4 = 2,000
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|orgdonor5 = 1,500
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===2009===
 
===2009===
 
The top 5 donors to Cox's 2009 campaign:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=113931 Follow the Money - 2009 Campaign Contributions]</ref>
 
The top 5 donors to Cox's 2009 campaign:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=113931 Follow the Money - 2009 Campaign Contributions]</ref>
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==Personal==
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Cox and his wife, Dottie, have two children.
  
 
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Revision as of 01:25, 16 January 2013

John Cox
John cox.jpg
Virginia House of Delegates District 55
Incumbent
In office
January 13, 2010 - Present
Term ends
January 8, 2014
Years in position 4
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$17,640/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 3, 2009
Next generalNovember 5, 2013
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ProfessionBusinessman
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
John Cox is a Republican member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 55 since 2010.

Cox is the founder of Cox Transportation Services and Cox Truck Brokerage.

Committee assignments

2012-2013

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

2010-2011

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

Elections

2011

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Cox won re-election to District 55 of the Virginia House of Delegates. He was uncontested in the August 23 primary and ran unopposed the November 8 general election.[1]

2009

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009

In 2009, Cox was elected to the Virginia House of Delegates. [2]

Virginia House of Delegates General Election, District 55 (2009)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png John Cox (R) 20,622
Robert Barnette, Jr. (D) 6,596

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Cox received $56,764 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[3]

Virginia House of Delegates 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to John Cox (Virginia)'s campaign in 2011
Dominion$4,500
Virginia Automobile & Truck Dealers Association$2,805
Highway Service Ventures Inc$2,250
UPS$2,000
Hbav Build-PAC$1,500
Total Raised in 2011 $56,764

2009

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

Contributor 2009 total
John A. Cox $38,189
Alan Kirshner $15,537
Robert W. Bailie $7,500
Virginia Dental Assoc $3,000
AD Whittaker Construction Inc $2,500

Personal

Cox and his wife, Dottie, have two children.

External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
Frank Hargrove
Virginia House of Delegates District 55
2010-present
Succeeded by
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