Keith Hodges

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Keith Hodges
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Virginia House of Delegates District 98
Incumbent
In office
2012-Present
Term ends
January 8, 2014
Years in position 2
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$17,640/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 8, 2011
Next generalNovember 5, 2013
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ProfessionBusiness owner
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
M. Keith Hodges is a Republican member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 98. He was first elected in 2011.

Hodges works as a small business owner of Gloucester Pharmacy.

Committee assignments

2012-2013

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

Elections

2011

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Hodges won election to District 98 of the Virginia House of Delegates. He defeated Ken Gibson, Catesby Baytop Jones and Sherwood Bowditch in the primary on August 23, 2011 and defeated Andy Shoukas in the November 8 general election.[1]

Virginia House of Delegates, District 98 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngKeith Hodges 78.5% 16,647
     Democratic Andy Shoukas 21.5% 4,556
Total Votes 21,203


Virginia House of Delegates Republican Primary, 2011
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngKeith Hodges 40.9% 3,643
Sherwood Bowditch 27% 2,403
Catesby Baytop Jones 16.4% 1,459
Ken Gibson 15.7% 1,395
Total Votes 8,900

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Hodges received $171,359 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[2]

Virginia House of Delegates 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Keith Hodges's campaign in 2011
Epic Political Action Committee- Virgina$12,000
Friends Of Chris Jones$11,000
Virginia Republican Party$8,100
Howell For Delegate$5,000
Friends Of Harvey Morgan$5,000
Total Raised in 2011 $171,359
Total Votes received in 2011 16,647
Cost of each vote received $10.29

Issues

Campaign themes

  • "Lower taxes and less government!"
  • "Free enterprise, free markets, less government intervention in our economy."
  • "Help the job creators: the small businesses of the 98th District and Virginia."
  • "Oppose big government healthcare mandates and always work to preserve the doctor-patient relationship and patient choice."
  • "Defend the Second Amendment."
  • "Protect our values, stand up for Life, and the quality of life that makes our communities great places to live."
  • "Honesty, integrity, and transparency in government."
  • "Always stand up for Virginia and the U.S."
  • "Constitutions as the owner’s manuals for our state and country."

Personal

Hodges and his wife, Shelley, have two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Harvey Morgan
Virginia House of Delegates District 98
2012–present
Succeeded by
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