New editions of the State Legislative Tracker and The Policy Tracker available now!

Larry Rush

From Ballotpedia
Revision as of 20:12, 5 April 2014 by HEppli (Talk | contribs)

Jump to: navigation, search
Larry Rush
Virginia House of Delegates District 7
In office
Term ends
January 13, 2016
Years in position 3
Base salary$17,640/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 5, 2013
First electedNovember 8, 2011
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
High schoolChristiansburg High School
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Army
Date of birthMarch 8, 1986
Place of birthChristiansburg
Office website
Campaign website
Larry N. "Nick" Rush is a Republican member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 7. He was first elected to the chamber in 2011.


Rush's professional experience includes working as an agent at Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance and driver at FedEx. He served as a non-commissioned officer in the United States Army from 1986-1989.

Committee assignments


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



See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013

Rush won re-election in the 2013 election for Virginia House of Delegates District 7. Rush ran unopposed in the June 11th Republican Primary. He defeated Michael Abraham (D) in the general election on November 5, 2013.[1]

Virginia House of Delegates, District 7 General Election, 2013
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngLarry Rush Incumbent 65% 13,238
     Democratic Michael Abraham 34.9% 7,109
     Other Write-in 0.1% 27
Total Votes 20,374


See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Rush won election to District 7 of the Virginia House of Delegates. He was uncontested in the August 23 primary and ran unopposed in the November 8 general election.[2]

Campaign donors


In 2011, Rush received $36,931 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[3]

Virginia House of Delegates 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Larry Rush's campaign in 2011
Virginia Republican Party$7,533
Opportunity Virginia PAC$2,500
Virginia Beer Wholesalers Association$2,000
Virginia Auto & Truck Dealers PAC$2,000
Cosgrove For Delegate$1,000
Total Raised in 2011 $36,931


Nick and his wife, Jennifer Whitaker Rush, have three children, Cody, Forrest, and Lilly. They reside in Christiansburg, VA.[4]

Recent news

Know more information about this profile?
Submit a bio

This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term "Larry + Rush + Virginia + House"

All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.

Larry Rush News Feed

  • Loading...

External links

Suggest a link


Political offices
Preceded by
David Nutter
Virginia House of Delegates District 7
Succeeded by