Sam Nixon

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Sam Nixon
Virginia House of Delegates District 27
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

  • 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 2007 campaign:[6]

  • 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

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