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Scott Surovell
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Virginia House of Delegates District 44
Incumbent
In office
January 13, 2010 - Present
Term ends
January 8, 2014
Years in position 4
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$17,640/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 3, 2009
Next generalNovember 5, 2013
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
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Scott Surovell is a Democratic member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 44 since 2010.

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

2012-2013

In the 2012-2013 session, Surovell served on the following committees:

2010-2011

In the 2010-2011 session, Surovell served on the following committees:

Elections

2011

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Surovell won re-election to District 44 of the Virginia House of Delegates. He was uncontested in the August 23 primary and defeated John Barsa (R) and Joseph Glean (I) in the November 8 general election.[1]

Virginia House of Delegates, District 44 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngScott Surovell Incumbent 59.4% 8,738
     Republican John Barsa 39.1% 5,742
     Independent Joseph A. Glean 1.5% 223
Total Votes 14,703

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

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Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Surovell received $333,081 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[2]

Virginia House of Delegates 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Scott Surovell's campaign in 2011
Virginia Democratic Party$41,710
Allen Allen Allen & Allen$5,000
Franz, Ms Amanda$5,000
Rice, Mr Edward H$5,000
Virginia Trial Lawyers Association PAC$3,500
Total Raised in 2011 $333,081
Total Votes received in 2011 8,738
Cost of each vote received $38.12

2009

The top 6 donors to Surovell's 2009 campaign were:[3]

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

Personal

Surovell and his wife, Erin, have four children.

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