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Randall Minchew
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Virginia House of Delegates District 10
In office
Term ends
January 8, 2014
Years in position 3
Base salary$17,640/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 8, 2011
Next generalNovember 5, 2013
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sVirginia Theological Seminary and Duke University
J.D.Washington and Lee University
Office website
J. Randall Minchew is a Republican member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 10. He was first elected in 2011.


Minchew earned his Bachelors in Public Policy and Economics at Duke University. He later received a B.A. in Theology at Virginia Theological Seminary and a J.D. at Washington and Lee University. He has worked as a law clerk for Virginia Supreme Court Justice A. Christian Compton and a staffer for the Durham County (NC) District Attorney's Office. Minchew is currently a managing shareholder at Walsh Colucci Lubeley Emrich & Walsh.

Committee assignments


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



See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Minchew won election to District 10 of the Virginia House of Delegates. He defeated Cara Townsend and John Whitbeck in the primary on August 23, 2011. Minchew defeated David Butler (D) in the November 8 general election.[1]

Virginia House of Delegates, District 10 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRandall Minchew 58.4% 8,140
     Democratic David Butler 41.6% 5,789
Total Votes 13,929

Virginia House of Delegates Republican Primary, 2011
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngRandall Minchew 40.5% 1,193
John Whitbeck 37.5% 1,106
Cara Townsend 22% 647
Total Votes 2,946

Campaign donors


In 2011, Minchew received $456,816 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[2]

Virginia House of Delegates 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Randall Minchew's campaign in 2011
Minchew, J Randall$70,000
Virginia Republican Party$46,704
Westview Associates LLC$39,000
Virginia Shelter Corp$20,900
Landmark Of Columbia$18,000
Total Raised in 2011 $456,816
Total Votes received in 2011 8,140
Cost of each vote received $56.12



Minchew was endorsed by the Washington Post in October 2011.[3]


Minchew and his wife, Teresa, have one child. They currently reside in Leesburg, Virginia.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Ward Armstrong
Virginia House of Delegates District 10
Succeeded by