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Lucas represents Virginia Senate District 18. Senate District 18 includes [[Sunshinereview: Brunswick County, Virginia|Brunswick County]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Chesapeake, Virginia|Chesapeake]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Emporia, Virginia|Emporia]], [[Sunshinereview:Franklin, Virginia|Franklin]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Greensville County, Virginia|Greensville County]], [[Sunshinereview:Isle of Wight County, Virginia|Isle of Wight County]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Lunenburg County, Virginia|Lunenburg County]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Nottoway County, Virginia|Nottoway County]], [[Sunshinereview:Portsmouth, Virginia|Portsmouth]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Southampton County, Virginia|Southampton County]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Suffolk, Virginia|Suffolk]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Sussex County, Virginia|Sussex County]].
 
Lucas represents Virginia Senate District 18. Senate District 18 includes [[Sunshinereview: Brunswick County, Virginia|Brunswick County]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Chesapeake, Virginia|Chesapeake]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Emporia, Virginia|Emporia]], [[Sunshinereview:Franklin, Virginia|Franklin]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Greensville County, Virginia|Greensville County]], [[Sunshinereview:Isle of Wight County, Virginia|Isle of Wight County]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Lunenburg County, Virginia|Lunenburg County]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Nottoway County, Virginia|Nottoway County]], [[Sunshinereview:Portsmouth, Virginia|Portsmouth]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Southampton County, Virginia|Southampton County]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Suffolk, Virginia|Suffolk]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Sussex County, Virginia|Sussex County]].
  
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On Nov. 6, 2007, Lucas won re-election to the 18th District Seat in the [[Virginia State Senate]].<ref> [https://www.voterinfo.sbe.virginia.gov/election/DATA/2007/196E44FA-8B19-4240-9A44-737216DAA55D/Unofficial/7_s.shtml 2007 Election Results, Virginia Senate, District 18]</ref>
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Lucas raised $133,133 for her campaign.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=VA&y=2007#results_summary_S 2007 Campaign Spending, Virginia Senate, District 18]</ref>
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| colspan="2" | {{won}} '''Louise Lucas (D)'''
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| align="right" | '''20,260'''
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| align="center" | 98.48%
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| colspan="2" | Write-in
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| align="right" | 311
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| align="center" | 1.51%
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==Campaign donors==
 
Below are Lucas' top 5 campaign contributors in the 2007 election:
 
Below are Lucas' top 5 campaign contributors in the 2007 election:
 
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=5105 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=5105 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
* Campaign contributions:[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=1145 1999], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=19640 2001], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=19411 2003],[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=77446 2005], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94996 2007]
 
* Campaign contributions:[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=1145 1999], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=19640 2001], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=19411 2003],[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=77446 2005], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94996 2007]
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Louise Lucas
Louise Lucas.jpg
Virginia Senate District 18
Incumbent
Assumed office
1992
Current term ends
2012
Political party Democrat
Profession Deaconess
Website Official website
L. Louise Lucas has been a Democratic member of the Virginia State Senate since 1992, representing the 18th district.

Lucas received a B.S. and M.A. at Norfolk State University. Lucas is a Deaconess at the New Mount Olivet Baptist Church.

Committee assignments

District 18

Lucas represents Virginia Senate District 18. Senate District 18 includes Brunswick County(part), Chesapeake(part), Emporia, Franklin(part), Greensville County, Isle of Wight County(part), Lunenburg County(part), Nottoway County, Portsmouth(part), Southampton County(part), Suffolk(part), Sussex County.

Elections

2007

On Nov. 6, 2007, Lucas won re-election to the 18th District Seat in the Virginia State Senate.[1]

Lucas raised $133,133 for her campaign.[2]

Virginia State Senate, District 18 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Louise Lucas (D) 20,260 98.48%
Write-in 311 1.51%

Campaign donors

Below are Lucas' top 5 campaign contributors in the 2007 election:

Contributor 2007 total
Louise L. Lucas $37,000
Richard L. Saslaw for State Senate $12,000
Virginia Beer Wholesalers Association $2,500
Virginia Health Care Association $2,500
Virginia Bankers Association $2,500

Personal

Lucas was born in Portsmouth, Virginia on January 22, 1944.

External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Virginia Senate District 18
1992-present
Succeeded by
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