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===Committee membership===
 
===Committee membership===
* [[Commerce and Labor Committee, Virginia House]]
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2010-2012 committees:
* [[Health, Welfare and Institutions Committee, Virginia House]] (Vice Chair)
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*[[Commerce and Labor Committee, Virginia House|Commerce and Labor]] (Vice Chair)
* [[Science and Technology Committee, Virginia House]]
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**Subcommittee #1
*Subcommittee on Welfare
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*[[Health, Welfare and Institutions Committee, Virginia House|Health, Welfare and Institutions]]
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**Subcommittee #2 (Chair)
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**Subcommittee #4
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*[[Science and Technology Committee, Virginia House|Science and Technology]]
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**Subcommittee #1 (Chair)
  
 
===Sponsored legislation===     
 
===Sponsored legislation===     
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===Major donors===
 
===Major donors===
The top 5 donors to Nixon's 2007 campaign:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=95030 Follow the Money - 2007 Campaign Contributions]</ref>
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The top 5 donors to Nixon's 2009 campaign:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=113910 Follow the Money - 2009 Campaign Contributions]</ref>
*1. Dominion $4,250
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{| class="wikitable"
*2. Verizon $4,000
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*3. VA BankPAC $3,000
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! valign="bottom" style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" | Contributor
*4. Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield $2,500
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! valign="bottom" style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" | 2009 total
*5. VA Hospital & Healthcare Assoc $2,500
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|Virginia Bankers Assoc
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|$12,500
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|Virginia Assoc of Realtors
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|$10,000
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|Verizon
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|$10,000
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|Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Assoc
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|$6,000
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|Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
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|$5,500
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==External links==
 
==External links==
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*[http://dela.state.va.us/dela/MemBios.nsf/a7b082ef6ed01eac85256c0d00515644/e1ac3b0b821c4b7d85257535005773c9?OpenDocument Virginia House of Delegates - Rep. Nixon]  
 
*[http://dela.state.va.us/dela/MemBios.nsf/a7b082ef6ed01eac85256c0d00515644/e1ac3b0b821c4b7d85257535005773c9?OpenDocument Virginia House of Delegates - Rep. Nixon]  
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=5179 Project Vote Smart profile]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=5179 Project Vote Smart profile]
*Campaign Contributions:[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=95030 2007], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=77352 2005], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=19442 2003]
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*Campaign Contributions:[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=113910 2009], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=95030 2007], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=77352 2005], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=19442 2003]
 
*[http://www.vpap.org/candidates/profile/home/4691 Virginia Public Access Project profile]
 
*[http://www.vpap.org/candidates/profile/home/4691 Virginia Public Access Project profile]
  

Revision as of 14:11, 11 February 2010

Sam Nixon
Virginia House of Delegates District 27
Incumbent
Assumed office
March 10, 1994
Current term ends
January 2012
Political party Republican
Profession Businessman
Website Delegate Sam Nixon


Sam Nixon is a Republican member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 27 since March 10, 1994. He currently serves as the Deputy House Whip.

He won re-election unopposed in the 2009 general election.[1]

Nixon is the Practice Manager of The Computer Solution Company, Inc, and has previously served as Director of Business Development for The Whitlock Group, and as President for Strategic Information Systems, Inc.[2]


Delegate Nixon speaking on unemployment insurance

Issue positions

Nixon's official website lists his priorities as, "Creating and Protecting Jobs," "Supporting a Comprehensive Energy Plan," "Improving Access to Health Care," "Enhancing Public Education," "Defending the Second Amendment," and "Protecting Innocent Life."[3]

His answers to the Virginia State Legislative Election 2005 National Political Awareness Test are available. He did not answer the question asking his top priorities.[4]

Committee membership

2010-2012 committees:

  • HB 1882 Richmond Metropolitan Authority (RMA); revises composition of Board of Directors.
  • HB 1885 Telephone regulatory alternatives; determination of competitiveness.
  • HB 1889 Unemployment benefits; minimum earnings requirement, extended benefits.[5]

Major donors

The top 5 donors to Nixon's 2009 campaign:[6]

Contributor 2009 total
Virginia Bankers Assoc $12,500
Virginia Assoc of Realtors $10,000
Verizon $10,000
Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Assoc $6,000
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield $5,500

External links

References