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{{TOCnestright}}'''Robert Mathieson''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 21 since 2008.  
 
{{TOCnestright}}'''Robert Mathieson''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 21 since 2008.  
  
He won re-election in 2009, defeating [[Ronald Villanueva]] in the general election.
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He is seeking re-election and will face [[Republican]] [[Ronald Villanueva]] in the November 3, 2009 general election.
  
 
===Issue positions===
 
===Issue positions===

Revision as of 19:14, 4 November 2009

Robert Mathieson
Virginia House of Delegates District 21
Incumbent
Assumed office
2008
Current term ends
2009
Political party Democrat
Profession Director of Business Development
Website Robert Mathieson


Robert Mathieson is a Democratic member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 21 since 2008.

He is seeking re-election and will face Republican Ronald Villanueva in the November 3, 2009 general election.

Issue positions

On his official website, Mathieson lists three major issues: economy, education, and public safety.[1]

  • Economy - Richmond should be "cutting its own operating costs and cutting taxes for middle class families to help get through this recession."
  • Education - "We need to do all we can to protect education funding because education is the best way to safeguard our economic future and keep us competitive."
  • Public safety - "I have passed laws cracking down on sexual predators and fought for good wages and proper public safety funding levels from Richmond for those who protect our community."

Committee membership

  • HB 1953 Guidelines on recycling and waste reduction activities; requires Board of Education to establish.
  • HB 1954 Driving under influence of alcohol; law-enforcement officer to arrest without warrant.
  • HB 1955 Wireless telecommunications devices; prohibits use of while driving except in an emergency.[2]

Major donors

The top 5 donors to Mathieson's 2007 campaign:[3]

  • 1. Democratic House Caucus $270,953
  • 2. VA Democratic Party $131,076
  • 3. Moving VA Forward $59,750
  • 4. One Virginia $21,000
  • 5. Leadership for VA $20,000

External links

References