Louise Lucas

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Louise Lucas
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Virginia Senate District 18
Incumbent
In office
1992 - Present
Term ends
January 11, 2012
Years in position 22
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$18,000/year
Per diem$169/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2007
First elected1991
Next generalNovember 8, 2011
Term limitsN/A
Personal
Birthday01/22/1944
Place of birthPortsmouth, VA
ProfessionDeaconess
ReligionAfrican Methodist Episcopal
Websites
Office 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

2011

See also: Virginia State Senate elections, 2011

Lucas is running for re-election to the District 18 seat of the Virginia State Senate. She won unopposed in the August 23 primary and is running unopposed in the November 8 general election.

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.

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