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  |Tenure = January 13, 2010 - Present  
 
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  |Per diem = $135/day
 
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  |Last election = [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011|November 8, 2011]]
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  |Last election = [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013|November 5, 2013]]
 
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  |First elected = November 3, 2009
 
  |First elected = November 3, 2009
 
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  |Next election = [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013|November 5, 2013]]
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  |Profession = Pastor  
 
  |Profession = Pastor  
 
  |Religion = Baptist
 
  |Religion = Baptist
  |Office website = http://dela.state.va.us/dela/MemBios.nsf/a7b082ef6ed01eac85256c0d00515644/ba9288adff18285a85257535005773ac?OpenDocument
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  |Campaign website = http://www.torianfordelegate.com/
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{{TOCnestright}}'''Luke Torian''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 52 since 2010.  
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{{TOCnestright}}'''Luke E. Torian''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 52. He was first elected to the chamber in 2009.
  
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==Biography==
 
Torrain works as a pastor at First Mount Zion Baptist Church.  He is a Co-President of Eastern Price William County Ministerial Association.
 
Torrain works as a pastor at First Mount Zion Baptist Church.  He is a Co-President of Eastern Price William County Ministerial Association.
  
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:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013]]''
  
Torian is running for re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2013|2013 election]] for [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013|Virginia House of Delegates]] District 52. Torian ran unopposed in the June 11th Democratic Primary. The general election takes place on November 5, 2013.
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Torian won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2013|2013 election]] for [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013|Virginia House of Delegates]] District 52. Torian ran unopposed in the June 11 [[Democratic]] primary. He was unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 5, 2013.<ref>[http://electionresults.virginia.gov/resultsSW.aspx?type=HOD&map=CTY  ''Virginia Board of Elections,'' “Official Results - 2013 General Election," accessed December 2, 2013]</ref>
  
 
===2011===
 
===2011===
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011]]''
  
On November 8, 2011, Torian won re-election to District 52 of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]]. He was uncontested in the August 23 primary and defeated [[Cleveland Anderson]] (R) in the November 8 general election.<ref>[https://www.voterinfo.sbe.virginia.gov/election/DATA/2011/EB178FD6-875D-4B0D-A295-900A0482F523/Official/8_s.shtml ''Virginia State Board of Elections'' - November 2011 General Election Official Results]</ref>
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On November 8, 2011, Torian won re-election to District 52 of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]]. He was uncontested in the August 23 primary and defeated [[Cleveland Anderson]] (R) in the November 8 general election.<ref>[https://www.voterinfo.sbe.virginia.gov/election/DATA/2011/EB178FD6-875D-4B0D-A295-900A0482F523/Official/8_s.shtml ''Virginia State Board of Elections'' - November 2011 General Election Official Results]</ref>
  
 
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:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009]]''
  
In 2009, Torian was elected to the Virginia House of Delegates. He defeated [[Rafael Lopez]] in the General Election. <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=VA&y=2009#results_summary_H Virginia House of Delegates 2009 General Election Results]</ref>
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In 2009, Torian was elected to the Virginia House of Delegates. He defeated [[Rafael Lopez]] in the General Election.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=VA&y=2009#results_summary_H Virginia House of Delegates 2009 General Election Results]</ref>
  
 
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===2009===
 
===2009===
The top 5 donors to Torian's 2009 campaign:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=113857 Follow the Money - 2009 Campaign Contributions]</ref>
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The top five donors to Torian's 2009 campaign:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=113857 Follow the Money - 2009 Campaign Contributions]</ref>
 
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This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term "'''Luke + Torian + Virginia + House'''"
 
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://www.torianfordelegate.com/ Official campaign site]
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*[http://www.delegatetorian.com/ Official campaign site]
*[http://dela.state.va.us/dela/MemBios.nsf/a7b082ef6ed01eac85256c0d00515644/ba9288adff18285a85257535005773ac?OpenDocument Virginia House of Delegates biography]
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*[http://dela.state.va.us/dela/MemBios.nsf/a7b082ef6ed01eac85256c0d00515644/6e30f3afea04b52385257b64004568cd?OpenDocument Virginia House of Delegates biography]
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*[http://openstates.org/va/legislators/VAL000133/luke-e-torian/ Profile from Open States]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=111179 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=111179 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=111179 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=111179 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
*[http://www.imagineelection.com/profile/Luke_Torian/ Imagine Election profile]
 
 
*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Luke-Torian/55154051190 Facebook profile]
 
*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Luke-Torian/55154051190 Facebook profile]
 
*[http://www.vpap.org/candidates/profile/home/161769 VA Public Access Project profile]
 
*[http://www.vpap.org/candidates/profile/home/161769 VA Public Access Project profile]
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Revision as of 20:28, 5 April 2014

Luke Torian
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Virginia House of Delegates District 52
Incumbent
In office
January 13, 2010 - Present
Term ends
January 13, 2016
Years in position 4
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$17,640/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 5, 2013
First electedNovember 3, 2009
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ProfessionPastor
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Luke E. Torian is a Democratic member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 52. He was first elected to the chamber in 2009.

Biography

Torrain works as a pastor at First Mount Zion Baptist Church. He is a Co-President of Eastern Price William County Ministerial Association.

Committee assignments

2012-2013

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

2010-2011

In the 2010-2011 session, Torian served on the following committees:

Elections

2013

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013

Torian won re-election in the 2013 election for Virginia House of Delegates District 52. Torian ran unopposed in the June 11 Democratic primary. He was unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 5, 2013.[1]

2011

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Torian won re-election to District 52 of the Virginia House of Delegates. He was uncontested in the August 23 primary and defeated Cleveland Anderson (R) in the November 8 general election.[2]

Virginia House of Delegates, District 52 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngLuke Torian Incumbent 60.8% 5,156
     Republican Cleveland Anderson 39.2% 3,327
Total Votes 8,483

2009

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009

In 2009, Torian was elected to the Virginia House of Delegates. He defeated Rafael Lopez in the General Election.[3]

Virginia House of Delegates General Election, District 52 (2009)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Luke Torian (D) 8,267
Rafael Lopez (R) 7,616

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Torian received $203,675 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[4]

Virginia House of Delegates 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Luke Torian's campaign in 2011
Virginia Democratic Party$49,682
National Counseling Group$12,500
Virginia Association Of Realtors$8,015
Rice, Edward H$5,500
Dominion$3,500
Total Raised in 2011 $203,675
Total Votes received in 2011 5,156
Cost of each vote received $39.5

2009

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

Contributor 2009 total
Democratic Party of Virginia $101,223
Virginia House Democratic Caucus $34,593
Thomas Minnick $30,000
Joseph Johnson & Associates $16,258
Moving Virginia Forward $15,000

Personal

Torian and his wife, Clarice, have one child.

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Preceded by
Jeff Frederick
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2010-present
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