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Revision as of 09:00, 12 August 2011

Kathy Byron
Virginia House of Delegates District 22
Incumbent
Assumed office
1998
Current term ends
January 2012
Political party Republican
Profession Co-owner, B & B Presentations, Inc.
Website House site


Kathy Byron is a Republican member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 22 since 1998.

Byron is the co-owner of B&B Presentations, Incorporated.[1]


Delegate Byron speaking on the House floor

Issue positions

On her official website Byron explains her priority issues:[2]

  • Economic Development - "I've gotten funding for workforce training to give our folks the tools they need and I'm focusing on helping to bring new industry to Campbell and Bedford counties."
  • Education - "Our children deserve safe schools that focus on fundamentals like reading, math and science. In addition, I support accountability for schools to ensure no child gets left behind."
  • Health Care - "Patients and their doctors, not bureaucratic bean-counters, should make treatment decisions."
  • Public Safety - "I've worked hard to crack down on crime - especially crime against our children...We must strengthen public safety in our communities so we can deal with the new threats that face our citizens."
  • Taxes - "We don't need tax increases in order to fund important government functions like education, public safety and transportation. I will continue to support funding vital services while working to keep taxes low."
  • Traditional Values - "I've stood up to the liberals and defended our traditional values. From sponsoring legislation cracking down on child pornographers to supporting bills protecting human life and a moment of silence in our schools, I have fought for our values of faith in God, personal integrity and stronger families."

Committee assignments

2010-2012 committees:

  • HB 2125 Zoning; person to post sign notifying public of place & time of public hearing regarding property.
  • HB 2126 Employing illegal aliens; relocate provision requiring cancellation of limited liability companies.
  • HB 2127 Bank accounts, minors'; authorizes bank to establish deposit account in which minors are sole owner. [3]

Elections

2011

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011

Byron is running for re-election to the District 22 seat of the Virginia House of Delegates. She is unopposed in the August 23 primary and the November 8 general election.

2009

In 2009, Kathy was re-elected to the Virginia House of Delegates. She ran unopposed. [4]

Virginia House of Delegates General Election, District 22 (2009)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Kathy Byron (R) 18,107

Campaign donors

2009

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

Contributor 2009 total
Virginia Bankers Assoc $5,652
Verizon $5,000
Virginia Credit Union League $4,500
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield $3,500
Time Warner $3,000

External links

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References

Political offices
Preceded by
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Virginia House of Delegates District 22
1998–present
Succeeded by
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