Sam Nixon

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Delegate Nixon speaking on unemployment insurance
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.

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.[1]

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."[2]

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.[3]

Committee membership

  • 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.[4]

Major donors

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

  • 1. Dominion $4,250
  • 2. Verizon $4,000
  • 3. VA BankPAC $3,000
  • 4. Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield $2,500
  • 5. VA Hospital & Healthcare Assoc $2,500

External links


  1. Project Vote Smart - Delegate Nixon
  2. Sam Nixon Sam's Position on Key Issues"
  3. Project Vote Smart - Delegate Nixon Issue Positions
  4. Bill Tracking - Legislation as Chief Patron
  5. Follow the Money - 2007 Campaign Contributions