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  name                = Scott Surovell |
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  |Name = Scott Surovell
  political position  = Virginia House of Delegates District 44 |
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  |Profile picture = ScottSurovell.jpg
  incumbency          = Incumbent |
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  |Position = Virginia House of Delegates District 44
  assumed office      = January 13, 2010 |
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  |Status = Incumbent
  term ends           = January 2012 |
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  |Tenure = January 13, 2010 - Present
  political party     = [[Democrat]] |
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  |Term ends = January 8, 2014
  profession          = Co-founding Partner, Surovell Markle Isaacs and Levy PLC |
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|Assumed office = 2010
  website             = [http://www.surovell2009.com/ Surovell 2009] |
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  |Political party = Democratic | Party dot = {{bluedot|size=10px}}
}}{{TOCnestright}}'''Scott Surovell''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 44 since 2010.  
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He received 53% of the vote, defeating [[Republican]] [[James McConville]] and Independent Green [[Glenda Gail Parker]] in the general election on November 3, 2009.<ref>[http://wtop.com/?nid=605 ''WTOP'' 2009 Election Results]</ref>
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|Base salary = $17,640/year
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|Last election = [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011|November 8, 2011]]
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|First elected = November 3, 2009
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|Next election = [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013|November 5, 2013]]
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{{TOCnestright}}'''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.
 
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 membership==
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==Committee assignments==
2010-2012 committees:
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===2012-2013===
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In the 2012-2013 session, Surovell served on the following committees:
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* [[Counties, Cities and Towns Committee, Virginia House|Counties, Cities and Towns]]
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* [[Militia, Police and Public Safety Committee, Virginia House|Militia, Police and Public Safety]]
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* [[Science and Technology Committee, Virginia House|Science and Technology]]
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===2010-2011===
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In the 2010-2011 session, Surovell served on the following committees:
 
* [[Science and Technology Committee, Virginia House|Science and Technology]]
 
* [[Science and Technology Committee, Virginia House|Science and Technology]]
 
* [[Counties, Cities and Towns Committee, Virginia House|Counties, Cities and Towns]]
 
* [[Counties, Cities and Towns Committee, Virginia House|Counties, Cities and Towns]]
 
**Subcommittee #1
 
**Subcommittee #1
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==Issues==
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===Campaign themes===
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*'''Transportation
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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."
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*'''Education
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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."
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*'''Curb Congestion, Fight Legislative Obstruction
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Excerpt: "
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*'''Curb Congestion, Fight Legislative Obstruction
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Excerpt: "
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==Elections==
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===2013===
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:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013]]''
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Surovell is running for re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2013|2013 election]] for [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013|Virginia House of Delegates]] District 44.  Surovell ran unopposed in the June 11th Democratic Primary.  The general election takes place on November 5, 2013.
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===2011===
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:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011]]''
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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.<ref>[https://www.voterinfo.sbe.virginia.gov/election/DATA/2011/EB178FD6-875D-4B0D-A295-900A0482F523/Official/8_s.shtml ''Virginia State Board of Elections'' - November 2011 General Election Official Results]</ref>
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{{Election box 2011
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|Chamber= Virginia House of Delegates, District 44 General Election
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|party1= Democratic
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|party2= Republican
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|party3= Independent
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|winner1 = Scott Surovell
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|Inc1 = Y
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|votes1 = 8738
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|candidate2 = John Barsa
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|votes2 = 5742
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|candidate3 = Joseph A. Glean
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|votes3 = 223
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}}
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===2009===
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:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009]]''
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In 2009, Surovell lost his bid for re-election to the [[Virginia House of Delegates]].
  
 
==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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===2011===
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In 2011, Surovell received $333,081 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=VA&y=2011&f=H&so=O#sorttable Follow the Money - 2011 contributions]</ref>
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|Chamber = Virginia House of Delegates
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 333081
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|total votes = 8738
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|org1 = Virginia Democratic Party
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|org2 = Allen Allen Allen & Allen
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|org3 = Franz, Ms Amanda
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|org4 = Rice, Mr Edward H
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|org5 = Virginia Trial Lawyers Association PAC
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|orgdonor1 = 41,710
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|orgdonor2 = 5,000
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|orgdonor3 = 5,000
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|orgdonor4 = 5,000
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|orgdonor5 = 3,500
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|}}
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===2009===
  
 
The top 6 donors to Surovell's 2009 campaign were:<ref>[http://www.vpap.org/candidates/profile/home/39301 Virginia Public Access Project - 2009 Campaign Contributions]</ref>
 
The top 6 donors to Surovell's 2009 campaign were:<ref>[http://www.vpap.org/candidates/profile/home/39301 Virginia Public Access Project - 2009 Campaign Contributions]</ref>
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! valign="bottom" style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" | 2009 total
 
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==Family==
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==Personal==
  
Surovell is married to Erin Madden.  They have four children.
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Surovell and his wife, Erin, have four children.
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==Recent news==
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<rss>http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Scott+Surovell+Virginia+House&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Scott Surovell News Feed</rss>
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
*[http://www.surovell2009.com/ Official campaign site]
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*[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/bio.php?can_id=115805 Project Vote Smart profile]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=115805 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=115805 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.vpap.org/candidates/profile/home/39301 Virginia Public Access Project profile]
 
*[http://www.vpap.org/candidates/profile/home/39301 Virginia Public Access Project profile]
 
*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Scott-A-Surovell/114669040856 Facebook profile]
 
*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Scott-A-Surovell/114669040856 Facebook profile]
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Revision as of 14:06, 11 July 2013

Scott Surovell
ScottSurovell.jpg
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:

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: "

Elections

2013

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013

Surovell is running for re-election in the 2013 election for Virginia House of Delegates District 44. Surovell ran unopposed in the June 11th Democratic Primary. The general election takes place on November 5, 2013.

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.

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