|Virginia House of Delegates District 75|
|2006 - Present|
|January 8, 2014|
|Years in position||8|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 8, 2011|
|Next general||November 5, 2013|
|Bachelor's||Virginia State University, Old Dominion University|
|Master's||Virginia State University, 1995|
|Place of birth||Greensville County, VA|
Tyler earned her B.S. in biology from Virginia State University in 1982, her B.S. in physical therapy from Old Dominion University in 1986, and her M.Ed. in education from Virginia State University in 1995. Tyler's professional experience includes working as a physical therapist, executive director at Improvement Association Inc., and a board member of the Virginia Capital Enterprise LLC.
- HB 1714 Diversionary cash assistance; revises limitation on receipt of one-time assistance to one payment.
- HB 2521 Health insurance; coverage for length of hospital inpatient stay for mother and newborn.
In the 2012-2013 session, Tyler served on the following committees:
In the 2010-2011 session, Tyler served on the following committees:
- Standards of Quality Subcommittee
- Higher Education and Arts Subcommittee
- Commerce and Labor
- Subcommittee #1
- Special Subcommittee on Energy
- Militia, Police and Public Safety
- Subcommittee #3
Tyler is running for re-election in the 2013 election for Virginia House of Delegates District 75. Tyler ran unopposed in the June 11th Democratic Primary. The general election takes place on November 5, 2013.
Incumbent Tyler faced a rematch against Alvin Peschke (R), but Peschke only won 34 percent of the vote in their 2011 match-up. Although President Barack Obama (D) won 62 percent of the vote in this district in 2012, Governor Bob McDonnell (R) nearly won a bare majority of the vote in 2009 in this rural district, and depending on voter turnout, Peschke had the potential to make this race more competitive than the 2011 cycle. Although some observers pointed to this race as one where Republicans might win an additional seat, a Republican victory remained unlikely.
On November 8, 2011, Tyler won re-election to District 75 of the Virginia House of Delegates. He was uncontested in the August 23 primary and defeated Alvin Peschke (R) in the November 8 general election.
|Virginia House of Delegates, District 75 General Election, 2011|
|Democratic||Roz Tyler Incumbent||66.1%||12,613|
In 2009, Tyler was re-elected to the Virginia House of Delegates.
|Virginia House of Delegates General Election, District (2009)|
|Roz Tyler (D)||12,091|
In 2011, Tyler received $147,748 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.
|Virginia House of Delegates 2011 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Roz Tyler's campaign in 2011|
|Democratic Party Of Virginia||$12,329|
|Virginia House Democratic Cauces||$5,000|
|Virginia Legislative Black Caucus||$2,500|
|Melvin Davis Oil||$2,000|
|Virginia Credit Union League||$2,000|
|Total Raised in 2011||$147,748|
|Total Votes received in 2011||12,613|
|Cost of each vote received||$11.71|
The top five donors to Tyler's 2009 campaign:
|Democratic Party of Virginia||$3,500|
|Virginia Legislative Black Caucus||$2,500|
Tyler and her husband, Rufus, have four children.
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- Delegate Roz Tyler official website
- Virginia House of Delegates - Rep. Tyler
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions:2009, 2007, 2005
- Virginia Public Access Project profile
- Richmond Sunlight profile
- Vote VA profile
- Influence Explorer profile
- Wikipedia page
- Bill Tracking - Legislation as Chief Patron
- VPAP, "House of Delegates District 75," accessed October 3, 2013
- University of Virginia Center for Politics, Sabato's Crystal Ball, "Republicans Certain to Retain Control of Virginia House of Delegates," August 8, 2013
- Virginia State Board of Elections - November 2011 General Election Official Results
- Virginia House of Delegates 2009 General Election Results
- Follow the Money - 2011 contributions
- Follow the Money - 2009 Campaign Contributions
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