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  }}{{TOCnestright}}'''Mamye E. BaCote''' (b. February 18, 1939) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 95. She was first elected to the chamber in 2003.  
{{TOCnestright}}'''Mamye BaCote''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 95 since 2004.  
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Prior to her election to the House, BaCote served as Councilwoman on the [[sunshinereview:Newport News, Virginia|Newport News]] City Council from 1996-2003. She currently sits on the board of Peninsula Habitat for Humanity and Newport News Public Art Foundation.<ref>[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=50784 Project Vote Smart - Delegate BaCote]</ref>
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==Biography==
 
BaCote earned her M.A. from Hampton Institute in 1967 and her A.B. from Virginia Union University in 1960.
 
BaCote earned her M.A. from Hampton Institute in 1967 and her A.B. from Virginia Union University in 1960.
  
==Issue positions==
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BaCote served as Councilwoman on the [[Newport News, Virginia|Newport News]] City Council from 1996 to 2003.<ref name=bioPVS>[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=50784 Project Vote Smart - Delegate BaCote]</ref> She worked as an educator in the Newport News Public School System and also worked as an adjunct professor.
BaCote's answers to the Virginia State Legislative Election 2007 National Political Awareness Test are available. When asked her priorities she stated, "My priorities are supporting funding + policies for public education + higher education, health care, transportation and public safety."<ref>[http://votesmart.org/npat.php?can_id=50784 Project Vote Smart - Delegate BaCote ''Issue Positions'']</ref>
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
 
===2012-2013===
 
===2012-2013===
In the 2012-2013 session, BaCote has been appointed to the following committees:
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In the 2012-2013 session, BaCote served on the following committees:
 
* [[Appropriations Committee, Virginia House|Appropriations]]
 
* [[Appropriations Committee, Virginia House|Appropriations]]
 
* [[Health, Welfare and Institutions Committee, Virginia House|Health, Welfare and Institutions]]
 
* [[Health, Welfare and Institutions Committee, Virginia House|Health, Welfare and Institutions]]
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**Subcommittee #3
 
**Subcommittee #3
  
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==Issues==
 
===Sponsored legislation===     
 
===Sponsored legislation===     
 
* HB 1910 Firearms; localities may adopt ordinance prohibiting thereof in libraries owned by locality.
 
* HB 1910 Firearms; localities may adopt ordinance prohibiting thereof in libraries owned by locality.
 
* HB 1911 Retirement System; retirees may be hired as teachers without interrupting retirement benefits.
 
* HB 1911 Retirement System; retirees may be hired as teachers without interrupting retirement benefits.
 
* HB 2571 Restricted driver's license; court to provide during period of suspension.<ref>[http://leg1.state.va.us/cgi-bin/legp504.exe?091+mbr+H163C Bill Tracking - Legislation as Chief Patron]</ref>
 
* HB 2571 Restricted driver's license; court to provide during period of suspension.<ref>[http://leg1.state.va.us/cgi-bin/legp504.exe?091+mbr+H163C Bill Tracking - Legislation as Chief Patron]</ref>
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===Campaign themes===
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====2007====
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BaCote's answers to the Virginia State Legislative Election 2007 National Political Awareness Test are [http://votesmart.org/npat.php?can_id=50784 available]. When asked her priorities she stated, "My priorities are supporting funding + policies for public education + higher education, health care, transportation and public safety."<ref>[http://votesmart.org/npat.php?can_id=50784 Project Vote Smart - Delegate BaCote ''Issue Positions'']</ref>
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2013===
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:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013]]''
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BaCote won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2013|2013 election]] for [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013|Virginia House of Delegates]] District 95. BaCote ran unopposed in the June 11 [[Democratic]] primary and defeated [[John Bloom|John Bloom (R)]] in the general election 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>
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{{Election box 2013
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|Chamber= Virginia House of Delegates, District 95 General Election
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|party1= Democratic
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|party2= Republican
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|party3= Other
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|winner1 = Mamye BaCote
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|votes1 = 12803
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|candidate2 = John Bloom
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|candidate3= Write-in
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|votes2 = 3897
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|votes3=39
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}}
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===2011===
 
===2011===
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011]]''
  
BaCote is running for re-election to the District 95 seat of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]]. She was uncontested in the August 23 primary and will be opposed by [[Glenn McGuire]] (L) 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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BaCote is running for re-election to the District 95 seat of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]]. She was uncontested in the August 23 primary and will be opposed by [[Glenn McGuire]] (L) 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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===2009===
 
===2009===
The top 5 donors to BaCote's 2009 campaign:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=113885 Follow the Money - 2009 Campaign Contributions]</ref>
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Listed below are the top five donors to BaCote's 2009 campaign:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=113885 Follow the Money - 2009 Campaign Contributions]</ref>
 
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==Endorsements==
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===2013===
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In 2013, BaCote’s endorsements included the following:
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*[http://lgbtvadem.org/organization/pac/endorsements/ LGBT Democrats of Virginia]
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*[http://www.realtorschoose.com/candidates/mamye-bacote/ Virginia Association of Realtors]
  
 
==Personal==
 
==Personal==
BaCote and her husband, Theodore, have three children.
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BaCote and her husband, Theodore, have three children. She served on the board of Peninsula Habitat for Humanity and Newport News Public Art Foundation.<ref name=bioPVS/>
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==Additional reading==
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* [http://articles.dailypress.com/2013-06-14/news/dp-nws-election-gop-challenge-bacote-20130614_1_lieutenant-governor-libertarian-gop-challenger ''Daily Press'', "BaCote to face GOP challenger in November," June 14, 2013]
  
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==Recent news==
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*[http://dela.state.va.us/dela/MemBios.nsf/014f2f536999a31885256c0d005171db/9c3e1ad561f7d6b885257535005773a8?OpenDocument Virginia House of Delegates - Rep. BaCote]  
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*[http://dela.state.va.us/dela/MemBios.nsf/a7b082ef6ed01eac85256c0d00515644/99e671bc90f2cd7a85257b64004568c9?OpenDocument Virginia House of Delegates - Rep. BaCote]
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*[http://web.archive.org/web/20120201104735/http://www.delegatemamyebacote.com/ Campaign website] (Archive)
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*[http://virginia.onpolitix.com/bio/1348/mamye-e.-bacote ''OnPolitix'' profile]
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*[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Mamye-BaCote/106014412763698 Candidate Facebook page]
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*[http://www.linkedin.com/pub/mamye-bacote/11/1b3/3a9 Candidate LinkedIn profile]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=50784 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=50784 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=50784 Project Vote Smart profile]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=50784 Project Vote Smart profile]
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*[http://www.realtorschoose.com/candidates/mamye-bacote/ Realtor Endorsement profile]
 
*Campaign Contributions:[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=113885 2009], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94896 2007], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=77218 2005], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=19308 2003]
 
*Campaign Contributions:[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=113885 2009], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94896 2007], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=77218 2005], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=19308 2003]
 
*[http://www.richmondsunlight.com/legislator/mebacote/ Richmond Sunlight profile]
 
*[http://www.richmondsunlight.com/legislator/mebacote/ Richmond Sunlight profile]
 
*[http://www.vpap.org/candidates/profile/home/52027 Virginia Public Access Project profile]
 
*[http://www.vpap.org/candidates/profile/home/52027 Virginia Public Access Project profile]
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*[http://vote-va.org/intro.aspx?state=va&id=vabacotemamyee Vote VA profile]
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mamye_BaCote ''Wikipedia'' page]
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*[http://influenceexplorer.com/politician/mamye-e-bacote/c3542a2b964b45a9b7eb5c349e2367f5 ''Influence Explorer'' profile]
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*[http://www.vafree.com/members/leg.php?tokey=H095 ''Virginia Free'' profile]
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Mamye BaCote
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Virginia House of Delegates District 95
Incumbent
In office
2004 - Present
Term ends
January 13, 2016
Years in position 10
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$17,640/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 5, 2013
First elected2003
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sVirginia Union University, 1960
Master'sHampton Institute, 1967
Personal
Birthday02/18/1939
Place of birthHalifax, VA
ProfessionTeacher
ReligionRoman Catholic
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Mamye E. BaCote (b. February 18, 1939) is a Democratic member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 95. She was first elected to the chamber in 2003.

Biography

BaCote earned her M.A. from Hampton Institute in 1967 and her A.B. from Virginia Union University in 1960.

BaCote served as Councilwoman on the Newport News City Council from 1996 to 2003.[1] She worked as an educator in the Newport News Public School System and also worked as an adjunct professor.

Committee assignments

2012-2013

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

2010-2011

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

Issues

  • HB 1910 Firearms; localities may adopt ordinance prohibiting thereof in libraries owned by locality.
  • HB 1911 Retirement System; retirees may be hired as teachers without interrupting retirement benefits.
  • HB 2571 Restricted driver's license; court to provide during period of suspension.[2]

Campaign themes

2007

BaCote's answers to the Virginia State Legislative Election 2007 National Political Awareness Test are available. When asked her priorities she stated, "My priorities are supporting funding + policies for public education + higher education, health care, transportation and public safety."[3]

Elections

2013

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013

BaCote won re-election in the 2013 election for Virginia House of Delegates District 95. BaCote ran unopposed in the June 11 Democratic primary and defeated John Bloom (R) in the general election on November 5, 2013.[4]

Virginia House of Delegates, District 95 General Election, 2013
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMamye BaCote Incumbent 76.5% 12,803
     Republican John Bloom 23.3% 3,897
     Other Write-in 0.2% 39
Total Votes 16,739

2011

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011

BaCote is running for re-election to the District 95 seat of the Virginia House of Delegates. She was uncontested in the August 23 primary and will be opposed by Glenn McGuire (L) in the November 8 general election.[5]

Virginia House of Delegates, District 95 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMamye BaCote 77.2% 7,142
     Libertarian Glenn McGuire 22.8% 2,114
Total Votes 9,256

2009

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009

In 2009, BaCote was re-elected to the Virginia House of Delegates. [6]

Virginia House of Delegates General Election, District 95 (2009)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Mamye BaCote (D) 11,837

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, BaCote received $73,758 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[7]

2009

Listed below are the top five donors to BaCote's 2009 campaign:[8]

Contributor 2009 total
Virginia Bankers Association $2,988
Virginia Automobile and Truck Dealers Association $2,500
Virginia Optometric Association $2,500
Virginia Legislative Black Caucus $2,500
Virginia Healthcare Association $4,000

Endorsements

2013

In 2013, BaCote’s endorsements included the following:

Personal

BaCote and her husband, Theodore, have three children. She served on the board of Peninsula Habitat for Humanity and Newport News Public Art Foundation.[1]

Additional reading

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