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   |Last election = [[Virginia State Senate elections, 2011|November 8, 2011]]November 6, 2007
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   |Profession = Dean at Hampton University
 
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   }}{{tnr}}'''Mamie E. Locke''' is a [[Democratic Party|Democratic]] member of the [[Virginia State Senate]], representing District 2. She was first elected to the chamber in 2003.
{{tnr}}'''Mamie Locke''' is a [[Democratic Party|Democratic]] member of the [[Virginia State Senate]].  She has been a Senator since 2004, representing the 2nd district.
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Locke received a Bachelor's Degree at Tougaloo College and a Masters and Ph.D. at Atlanta University. Additionally Locke has a Certificate in Management Development from Harvard University, a Certificate in Archives Administration from Emory University/Georgia Department of Archives and History.  
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==Biography==
 
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Locke received a bachelor's degree at Tougaloo College and a Masters and Ph.D. at Atlanta University. Additionally Locke has a Certificate in Management Development from Harvard University, a Certificate in Archives Administration from Emory University/Georgia Department of Archives and History. Locke worked as Dean of the School of Liberal Arts at Hampton University.
In addition to serving as a senator, Locke acts as Dean of the School of Liberal Arts at Hampton University. Locke is also a member of the Roman Catholic Church.  
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
 
===2012-2013===
 
===2012-2013===
In the 2012-2013 legislative session, Locke has been appointed to the following committees:
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In the 2012-2013 legislative session, Locke served on the following committees:
 
*[[Education and Health Committee, Virginia Senate|Education and Health]]
 
*[[Education and Health Committee, Virginia Senate|Education and Health]]
 
*[[General Laws and Technology Committee, Virginia Senate|General Laws and Technology]]
 
*[[General Laws and Technology Committee, Virginia Senate|General Laws and Technology]]
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*[[Rehabilitation and Social Services Committee, Virginia Senate|Rehabilitation and Social Services]]
 
*[[Rehabilitation and Social Services Committee, Virginia Senate|Rehabilitation and Social Services]]
 
*[[Senate Rules Committee, Virginia Senate|Senate Rules]]
 
*[[Senate Rules Committee, Virginia Senate|Senate Rules]]
 
==District 2==
 
Locke represents Virginia Senate District 2. Senate District 2 includes [[Sunshinereview:Hampton, Virginia|Hampton]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Newport News, Virginia|Newport News]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Portsmouth, Virginia|Portsmouth]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Suffolk, Virginia|Suffolk]](part).
 
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2007===
 
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On Nov. 6, 2007, Locke won re-election to the 2nd 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 2]</ref>  
 
On Nov. 6, 2007, Locke won re-election to the 2nd 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 2]</ref>  
  
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|total raised = 151226
 
|total raised = 151226
 
|total votes = 17526
 
|total votes = 17526
|org1 = Virginia Legislative Black Cacus Foundation
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|org1 = Virginia Legislative Black Caucus Foundation
|org2 = Dominion Political Action Committe - Virginia
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|org2 = Dominion Political Action Committee - Virginia
 
|org3 = Virginia Bank State PAC Checking
 
|org3 = Virginia Bank State PAC Checking
 
|org4 = Virginia Association Of Realtors
 
|org4 = Virginia Association Of Realtors
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===2007===
 
===2007===
Below are Locke's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2007 election:
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Listed below are Locke's top five campaign contributors in the 2007 election:
 
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==Personal==
 
==Personal==
Locke was born in [[Sunshinereview:Brandon, Mississippi|Brandon, Mississippi]] on December 9, 1947.  
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Locke was born in [[Brandon, Mississippi|Brandon, Mississippi]] on December 9, 1947.  
  
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==Recent news==
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==External links==
 
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* [http://senatorlocke.com/ Sen. Locke's website]
 
* [http://senatorlocke.com/ Sen. Locke's website]
* [http://sov.state.va.us/SenatorDB.nsf/23b0c13df27a5ef585256fc7004febb2/abbca5d309fa7a7085256df7006a2c42?OpenDocument Biography from the Virginia Legislature]
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* [http://apps.lis.virginia.gov/sfb1/Senate/senatorwebprofile.aspx?id=290 Biography from the Virginia Legislature]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=50935 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=50935 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=50935 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=50935 Biography from Project Vote Smart]

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Mamie Locke
Mamie Locke.jpg
Virginia Senate District 2
Incumbent
In office
2004 - Present
Term ends
January 11, 2016
Years in position 10
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$18,000/year
Per diem$178/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First elected2003
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sTougaloo College
Ph.D.Atlanta University
Personal
Birthday03/19/1954
Place of birthBrandon, MS
ProfessionDean at Hampton University
ReligionRoman Catholic
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Mamie E. Locke is a Democratic member of the Virginia State Senate, representing District 2. She was first elected to the chamber in 2003.

Biography

Locke received a bachelor's degree at Tougaloo College and a Masters and Ph.D. at Atlanta University. Additionally Locke has a Certificate in Management Development from Harvard University, a Certificate in Archives Administration from Emory University/Georgia Department of Archives and History. Locke worked as Dean of the School of Liberal Arts at Hampton University.

Committee assignments

2012-2013

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

2010-2011

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

Elections

2011

See also: Virginia State Senate elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Locke won re-election to District 2 of the Virginia State Senate. She was unopposed in the August 23 primary and defeated Thomas Harmon, IV in the November 8 general election.[1]

Virginia State Senate, District 2 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMamie Locke Incumbent 65.6% 17,526
     Republican Thomas Harmon, IV 34.4% 9,208
Total Votes 26,734

2007

See also: Virginia State Senate elections, 2007

On Nov. 6, 2007, Locke won re-election to the 2nd District Seat in the Virginia State Senate.[2]

Locke raised $86,009 for her campaign.[3]

Virginia State Senate, District 2 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Mamie Locke (D) 12,242 94.06%
Write-in 772 5.93%

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Locke received $151,226 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[4]

Virginia State Senate 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Mamie Locke's campaign in 2011
Virginia Legislative Black Caucus Foundation$7,950
Dominion Political Action Committee - Virginia$6,000
Virginia Bank State PAC Checking$5,500
Virginia Association Of Realtors$5,000
Virginia Health Care Association$4,000
Total Raised in 2011 $151,226
Total Votes received in 2011 17,526
Cost of each vote received $8.63

2007

Listed below are Locke's top five campaign contributors in the 2007 election:

Contributor 2007 total
Richard L. Saslaw For State Senate $3,500
Dominion (Energy & Natural Resources) $3,500
Virginia Association of Realtors $3,000
Virginia Wine Wholesalers Association $2,600
Virginia State Legislative Black Caucus $2,500

Personal

Locke was born in Brandon, Mississippi on December 9, 1947.

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Preceded by
Henry Maxwell
Virginia Senate District 2
2004-present
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