McDougle received a Bachelor's Degree in Political Science and History at James Madison University. McDougle later attended and received a J.D. at Marshall-Wythe School of Law, The College of William and Mary.
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McDougle was born in Hanover, Virginia on November 9, 1971. He is married to Beatriz G. McDougle.
- Biography from the Virginia Legislature
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Sen. McDougle's website
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