Note: Ballotpedia will be read-only from 9pm CST on February 25-March 2 while Judgepedia is merged into Ballotpedia.
For status updates, visit lucyburns.org.

Difference between revisions of "Scott Surovell"

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
(Infobox; deleted old, added bio info)
Line 35: Line 35:
 
  |Prior office 3 =
 
  |Prior office 3 =
 
  |Prior office 3 years =
 
  |Prior office 3 years =
  |High school =
+
  |High school = West Potomac High School
 
  |Associate's =
 
  |Associate's =
  |Bachelor's =
+
  |Bachelor's = James Madison University, 1993
 
  |Master's =
 
  |Master's =
  |J.D. =
+
  |J.D. = University of Virginia School of Law, 1996
 
  |Ph.D. =
 
  |Ph.D. =
 
  |M.D. =
 
  |M.D. =
Line 52: Line 52:
 
  |Profession = Co-founding Partner, Surovell Markle Isaacs and Levy PLC
 
  |Profession = Co-founding Partner, Surovell Markle Isaacs and Levy PLC
 
  |Religion =
 
  |Religion =
  |Personal website =
+
  |Personal website = http://www.scottsurovell.net/
 
  }}
 
  }}
 
{{TOCnestright}}'''Scott Surovell''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 44 since 2010.  
 
{{TOCnestright}}'''Scott Surovell''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 44 since 2010.  
Line 76: Line 76:
  
 
In 2009, Surovell lost his bid for re-election to the [[Virginia House of Delegates]].
 
In 2009, Surovell lost his bid for re-election to the [[Virginia House of Delegates]].
 +
 +
==Issues==
 +
===Campaign themes===
 +
*'''Transportation
 +
Excerpt: "Everywhere Metro has been extended in Northern Virginia, jobs and housing have followed. I will fight to ensure that Mount Vernon receives the same public infrastructure investments as the rest of Northern Virginia."
 +
 +
*'''Education
 +
Excerpt: "Virginia must invest in its first-class colleges, expand existing schools and study whether new colleges are warranted by demand and limited capacity. I will fight for our state’s colleges and universities because our society is strengthened and enriched by educated people. Our children deserve the same opportunities that my parents and I enjoyed."
 +
 +
*'''Curb Congestion, Fight Legislative Obstruction
 +
Excerpt: "
 +
 +
*'''Curb Congestion, Fight Legislative Obstruction
 +
Excerpt: "
  
 
==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
Line 112: Line 126:
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
 
{{submit a leg link}}
 
{{submit a leg link}}
*[http://www.surovell2009.com/ Official campaign site]
+
*[http://www.scottsurovell.net/ Official campaign site]
 
*[http://dela.state.va.us/dela/MemBios.nsf/a7b082ef6ed01eac85256c0d00515644/55b264eb253334fd85257535005773da?OpenDocument Virginia House of Delegates biography]
 
*[http://dela.state.va.us/dela/MemBios.nsf/a7b082ef6ed01eac85256c0d00515644/55b264eb253334fd85257535005773da?OpenDocument Virginia House of Delegates biography]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=115805 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=115805 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]

Revision as of 03:08, 31 August 2011

Scott Surovell
Placeholder image.png
Do you have a photo that could go here? Submit it for this profile by emailing us!
Virginia House of Delegates District 44
Incumbent
In office
January 13, 2010 - Present
Term ends
January 2012
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$17,640/day
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 3, 2009
First electedNovember 3, 2009
Next generalNovember 8, 2011
Term limitsN/A
Education
High schoolWest Potomac High School
Bachelor'sJames Madison University, 1993
J.D.University of Virginia School of Law, 1996
Personal
ProfessionCo-founding Partner, Surovell Markle Isaacs and Levy PLC
Websites
Office website
Personal website
Scott Surovell is a Democratic member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 44 since 2010.

He received 53% of the vote, defeating Republican James McConville and Independent Green Glenda Gail Parker in the general election on November 3, 2009.[1]

Surovell has a B.A. in Political Science from James Madison University and a law degree from the University of Virginia School of Law. He is a co-founding partner in the law firm of Surovell Markle Isaacs and Levy PLC.

Committee assignments

2010-2012 committees:

Elections

2011

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011

Surovell is running for re-election to the District 44 seat of the Virginia House of Delegates. He is unopposed in the August 23 primary and the November 8 general election.

2009

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009

In 2009, Surovell lost his bid for re-election to the Virginia House of Delegates.

Issues

Campaign themes

  • Transportation

Excerpt: "Everywhere Metro has been extended in Northern Virginia, jobs and housing have followed. I will fight to ensure that Mount Vernon receives the same public infrastructure investments as the rest of Northern Virginia."

  • Education

Excerpt: "Virginia must invest in its first-class colleges, expand existing schools and study whether new colleges are warranted by demand and limited capacity. I will fight for our state’s colleges and universities because our society is strengthened and enriched by educated people. Our children deserve the same opportunities that my parents and I enjoyed."

  • Curb Congestion, Fight Legislative Obstruction

Excerpt: "

  • Curb Congestion, Fight Legislative Obstruction

Excerpt: "

Campaign donors

2009

The top 6 donors to Surovell's 2009 campaign were:[2]

Contributor 2009 total
Democratic Party of Virginia $65,743
Amundson for Delegate $15,000
Edward Hart Rice $10,000
Robert J. Surovell $7,613
Consumer Litigation Associates $7,500
Virginia Trial Lawyers Assoc $7,000

Family

Surovell is married to Erin Madden. They have four children.

External links

BP-Initials-UPDATED.png
Suggest a link

References


Political offices
Preceded by
Kris Amundson
Virginia House of Delegates District 44
2010-present
Succeeded by
NA