Difference between revisions of "Roz Dance"

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
(2011 elections)
(2013)
(32 intermediate revisions by 9 users not shown)
Line 2: Line 2:
 
  |Project = SLP
 
  |Project = SLP
 
  |Name = Roz Dance
 
  |Name = Roz Dance
  |Profile picture =
+
  |Profile picture =Roz Dance.jpg
 
  |Position = Virginia House of Delegates District 63
 
  |Position = Virginia House of Delegates District 63
 
  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Tenure = April 6, 2005 - Present  
 
  |Tenure = April 6, 2005 - Present  
  |Term ends = January 2012
+
  |Term ends = January 13, 2016
 
  |Assumed office = 2005
 
  |Assumed office = 2005
  |Political party = Democratic
+
  |Political party = Democratic | Party dot = {{bluedot|size=10px}}
 
  |Leadership =
 
  |Leadership =
 
  |Years leadership =
 
  |Years leadership =
Line 19: Line 19:
 
  |Leadership =
 
  |Leadership =
 
  |Years leadership =
 
  |Years leadership =
  |Base salary = $17,640/day
+
  |Base salary = $17,640/year
 
  |Per diem = $135/day
 
  |Per diem = $135/day
 
  |Pension =
 
  |Pension =
  |Last election = November 3, 2009
+
  |Last election = [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013|November 5, 2013]]
 
  |Appointed =
 
  |Appointed =
 
  |Appointed by =
 
  |Appointed by =
 
  |First elected = April 2005
 
  |First elected = April 2005
 
  |Term limits =
 
  |Term limits =
  |Next election = [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011|November 8, 2011]]
+
  |Next election = November 3, 2015
 
  |Prior office =
 
  |Prior office =
 
  |Prior office years =
 
  |Prior office years =
Line 52: Line 52:
 
  |Religion = Baptist
 
  |Religion = Baptist
 
  |Office website = http://dela.state.va.us/dela/MemBios.nsf/014f2f536999a31885256c0d005171db/e0fdb8674afd95f5852575350057740a?OpenDocument
 
  |Office website = http://dela.state.va.us/dela/MemBios.nsf/014f2f536999a31885256c0d005171db/e0fdb8674afd95f5852575350057740a?OpenDocument
  |Campaign website =  
+
  |Campaign website = http://www.delegatedance.com/
 
  |Personal website =
 
  |Personal website =
 
  }}
 
  }}
{{TOCnestright}}'''Roz Dance''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 63 since winning a special election April 6, 2005.  
+
{{TOCnestright}}'''Rosalyn R. "Roz" Dance''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 63. She was first elected to the chamber during a special election on April 6, 2005.  
  
Prior to her election to the House, Dance served as Mayor and councilmember for the city of [[sunshinereview:Petersburg, Virginia|Petersburg]]. She is the Owner/Manager of Manhattans Restaurant.<ref>[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=50855 Project Vote Smart - Delegate Dance]</ref>
+
==Biography==
 +
Dance received her B.S. in Nursing from Virginia State University in 1986. She later received her Masters of Public Administration from Virginia Commonwealth University in 1994. She is the Owner/Manager of Manhattans Restaurant.<ref>[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=50855 Project Vote Smart - Delegate Dance]</ref> Dance has served as Councilwoman and Mayor for the City of [[Petersburg, Virginia|Petersburg]]. 
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
2010-2012 committees:
+
===2012-2013===
 +
In the 2012-2013 session, Dance served on the following committees:
 +
* [[Appropriations Committee, Virginia House|Appropriations]]
 +
* [[General Laws Committee, Virginia House of Representatives|General Laws]]
 +
* [[Privileges and Elections Committee, Virginia House|Privileges and Elections]]
 +
 
 +
===2010-2011===
 +
In the 2010-2011 session, Dance served on the following committees:
 
*[[Privileges and Elections Committee, Virginia House|Privileges and Elections]]
 
*[[Privileges and Elections Committee, Virginia House|Privileges and Elections]]
 
**Elections Subcommittee
 
**Elections Subcommittee
Line 70: Line 78:
 
**Public Safety Subcommittee
 
**Public Safety Subcommittee
  
 +
==Issues==
 
===Sponsored legislation===     
 
===Sponsored legislation===     
 
* HB 1612 Community College Scholarship Match Program; created.
 
* HB 1612 Community College Scholarship Match Program; created.
Line 76: Line 85:
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
 +
===2013===
 +
:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013]]''
 +
 +
Dance won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2013|2013 election]] for [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013|Virginia House of Delegates]] District 63.  Dance defeated [[Evandra D. Thompson]] in the June 11 Democratic primary. She 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,'' "Unofficial Primary Results," Accessed June 13, 2013]</ref><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>
 +
 +
{{Primary election box 2013
 +
|Collapse = Yes
 +
|Chamber= Virginia House of Delegates District 63
 +
|party= Democratic
 +
|winner1 = Rosalyn Dance
 +
|Inc1 = Y
 +
|candidate2 = Evandra Thompson
 +
|votes1 = 2471
 +
|votes2 = 2207
 +
}}
 +
 
===2011===
 
===2011===
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011]]''
  
Dance is running for re-election to the District 63 seat of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]].  He was uncontested in the August 23 primary and will be unopposed the November 8 general election.
+
On November 8, 2011, Dance won re-election to District 63 of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]].  He was uncontested in the August 23 primary and ran unopposed 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>
  
 
===2009===
 
===2009===
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009]]''
  
In 2009, Dance was re-elected to the Virginia House of Delegates. <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>
+
In 2009, Dance was re-elected to the Virginia House of Delegates.<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>
  
 
{{Votebox |  
 
{{Votebox |  
Line 95: Line 120:
  
 
==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
 +
===2011===
 +
In 2011, Dance received $106,563 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=VA&y=2011&f=H&so=O#sorttable Follow the Money - 2011 contributions]</ref>
 +
 +
{{slp donor box 2011
 +
|Chamber = Virginia House of Delegates
 +
|party = Democratic
 +
|total raised = 106563
 +
|total votes =
 +
|org1 = Virginia Association Of Realtors
 +
|org2 = Dominion
 +
|org3 = Allergan
 +
|org4 = CHS Professional Services
 +
|org5 = Metro Virginia PAC
 +
|orgdonor1 = 3,250
 +
|orgdonor2 = 3,000
 +
|orgdonor3 = 2,000
 +
|orgdonor4 = 2,000
 +
|orgdonor5 = 2,000
 +
|}}
 
===2009===
 
===2009===
The top 5 donors to Dance's 2009 campaign:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=113861 Follow the Money - 2009 Campaign Contributions]</ref>
+
The top five donors to Dance's 2009 campaign:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=113861 Follow the Money - 2009 Campaign Contributions]</ref>
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
|-
 
|-
Line 119: Line 163:
 
|}
 
|}
  
 +
==Personal==
 +
Dance and her husband, Nathaniel, have two children and four grandchildren. They currently reside in Petersburg, Virginia. She is a member of the Board of Directors for the Southside Area YMCA.
 +
 +
==Recent news==
 +
{{submit a bio}}
 +
This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term "'''Roz + Dance + Virginia + House'''"
 +
:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
 +
{{RSS|feed=http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Roz+Dance+Virginia+House&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Roz Dance News Feed}}
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
 
{{submit a leg link}}
 
{{submit a leg link}}
 +
*[http://www.delegatedance.com/ Campaign website]
 
*[http://dela.state.va.us/dela/MemBios.nsf/014f2f536999a31885256c0d005171db/e0fdb8674afd95f5852575350057740a?OpenDocument Virginia House of Delegates - Rep. Dance]  
 
*[http://dela.state.va.us/dela/MemBios.nsf/014f2f536999a31885256c0d005171db/e0fdb8674afd95f5852575350057740a?OpenDocument Virginia House of Delegates - Rep. Dance]  
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=50855 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=50855 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
Line 139: Line 192:
 
[[Category:Current member, Virginia House of Delegates]]
 
[[Category:Current member, Virginia House of Delegates]]
 
{{houseelec|2005}}
 
{{houseelec|2005}}
 +
 +
[[Category:Virginia]]
 +
[[Category:Democratic Party]]
 +
[[Category:House of Representatives candidate, 2011]]
 +
[[Category:2011 incumbent]]
 +
[[Category:2011 primary (winner)]]
 +
[[Category:2011 general election (winner)]]
 +
[[Category:2011 unopposed]]
 +
 +
<!-- 2013 categories -->
 +
{{Slpcandidate|Year=2013|Status=incumbent|Chamber=House of Representatives|Primary=W|General=W|Unopposed=Y}}

Revision as of 18:29, 2 December 2013

Roz Dance
Roz Dance.jpg
Virginia House of Delegates District 63
Incumbent
In office
April 6, 2005 - Present
Term ends
January 13, 2016
Years in position 9
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$17,640/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 5, 2013
First electedApril 2005
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Personal
Birthday02/10/1948
Place of birthChesterfield County, VA
ProfessionLegislator
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Rosalyn R. "Roz" Dance is a Democratic member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 63. She was first elected to the chamber during a special election on April 6, 2005.

Biography

Dance received her B.S. in Nursing from Virginia State University in 1986. She later received her Masters of Public Administration from Virginia Commonwealth University in 1994. She is the Owner/Manager of Manhattans Restaurant.[1] Dance has served as Councilwoman and Mayor for the City of Petersburg.

Committee assignments

2012-2013

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

2010-2011

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

Issues

  • HB 1612 Community College Scholarship Match Program; created.
  • HB 1621 Absentee voting; qualified voters may vote absentee for any reason, special provisions for military.
  • HB 1769 Mobile telephone and other wireless electronic devices; use of hands-free accessory while driving.[2]

Elections

2013

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013

Dance won re-election in the 2013 election for Virginia House of Delegates District 63. Dance defeated Evandra D. Thompson in the June 11 Democratic primary. She was unopposed in the general election which took place on November 5, 2013.[3][4]

2011

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Dance won re-election to District 63 of the Virginia House of Delegates. He was uncontested in the August 23 primary and ran unopposed the November 8 general election.[5]

2009

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009

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

Virginia House of Delegates General Election, District 63 (2009)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Roz Dance (D) 12,270

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Dance received $106,563 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[7]

Virginia House of Delegates 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Roz Dance's campaign in 2011
Virginia Association Of Realtors$3,250
Dominion$3,000
Allergan$2,000
CHS Professional Services$2,000
Metro Virginia PAC$2,000
Total Raised in 2011 $106,563

2009

The top five donors to Dance's 2009 campaign:[8]

Contributor 2009 total
Democratic Party of Virginia $5,667
Dominion $3,442
Virginia Association of Realtors $3,000
Virginia Dental Association $3,000
Virginia Legislative Black Caucus $2,500

Personal

Dance and her husband, Nathaniel, have two children and four grandchildren. They currently reside in Petersburg, Virginia. She is a member of the Board of Directors for the Southside Area YMCA.

Recent news

BallotpediaAvatar bigger.png
Know more information about this profile?
Submit a bio

This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term "Roz + Dance + Virginia + House"

All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.

Roz Dance News Feed

  • Loading...

External links

Light Bulb Icon.svg.png
Suggest a link

References

Political offices
Preceded by
-
Virginia House of Delegates District 63
2005–present
Succeeded by
NA