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  |Name = Stephen Newman
political position  = Virginia Senate District 23 |
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  |Position = Virginia Senate District 23
assumed office     = 1996 |
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  |Status = Incumbent
term ends          = 2009 |
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  |Tenure = 1996 - Present
political party    = [[Republican]] |
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  |Term ends = January 11, 2016
  profession          = VP in Marketing |
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  |Assumed office = 1996
website             = [http://www.senatornewman.com/ Official website] |
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  |Political party = Republican
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{{tnr}}'''Steve Newman''' has been a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Virginia Senate]] since 1996, representing the 23rd district.
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  |Last election = [[Virginia State Senate elections, 2011|November 8, 2011]]
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  |Birthday = 10/15/1964
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  |Place of birth = Stuart, VA
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  }}{{tnr}}'''Stephen D. "Steve" Newman''' (b. October 15, 1964) is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Virginia State Senate]], representing District 23. He was first elected to the chamber in 1995.
  
Newman attended Central Virginia Community College and Lynchburg College.  
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==Biography==
 
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Newman attended Central Virginia Community College and Lynchburg College. Newman is vice president of marketing and sales and a board member at Delta Star, Inc. Previously, Newman served as a member of the [[Lynchburg, Virginia|Lynchburg City]] Council, from 1988 to 1991.
In addition to serving as senator Newman is vice president of marketing and sales and a board member at Delta Star, Inc. Previously Newman served as a member of the [[Sunshinereview:Lynchburg, Virginia|Lynchburg City]] Council, from 1988-1991.
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2012-2013===
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In the 2012-2013 legislative session, Newman served on the following committees:
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*[[Commerce and Labor Committee, Virginia Senate|Commerce and Labor Committee]]
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*[[Education and Health Committee, Virginia Senate|Education and Health]]
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*[[Finance Committee, Virginia Senate|Finance]]
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*[[Rules Committee, Virginia State Senate|Rules]]
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*[[Transportation Committee, Virginia Senate|Transportation]], ''Chairman
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===2010-2011===
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In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Newman served on the following committees:
 
*[[Commerce and Labor Committee, Virginia Senate|Commerce and Labor]]
 
*[[Commerce and Labor Committee, Virginia Senate|Commerce and Labor]]
 
*[[Education and Health Committee, Virginia Senate|Education and Health]]
 
*[[Education and Health Committee, Virginia Senate|Education and Health]]
 
*[[Transportation Committee, Virginia Senate|Transportation]]
 
*[[Transportation Committee, Virginia Senate|Transportation]]
  
==District 23==
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==Elections==
Newman represents Virginia Senate District 23. Senate District 23 includes [[Sunshinereview:Amherst County, Virginia|Amherst County]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Bedford, Virginia|Bedford]], [[Sunshinereview:Bedford County, Virginia|Bedford County]], [[Sunshinereview:Campbell County, Virginia|Campbell County]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Lynchburg, Virginia|Lynchburg]].
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===2011===
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:: ''See also: [[Virginia State Senate elections, 2011]]''
  
==Major donors==
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On November 8, 2011, Newman won re-election to District 23 of the [[Virginia State Senate]].  He was unchallenged in the August 23 primary and ran unopposed in the November 8 general election.<ref>[https://www.voterinfo.sbe.virginia.gov/election/DATA/2011/EB178FD6-875D-4B0D-A295-900A0482F523/Official/7_s.shtml ''Virginia State Board of Elections'' - November 2011 General Election Official Results]</ref>
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|Chamber= Virginia State Senate, District 23 General Election
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|party1= Republican
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|party2= Democratic
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|winner1 = Stephen Newman
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|Inc1 = Y
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|votes1 = 33481
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|candidate2 = Robert Short, Sr.
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|votes2 = 9439
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}}
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===2007===
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:: ''See also: [[Virginia State Senate elections, 2007]]''
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On Nov. 6, 2007, Newman won re-election to the 23rd District Seat in the [[Virginia State Senate]].<ref>[https://www.voterinfo.sbe.virginia.gov/election/DATA/2007/196E44FA-8B19-4240-9A44-737216DAA55D/Unofficial/7_s.shtml 2007 Election Results, Virginia Senate, District 23]</ref>
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Newman raised $307,137 for his campaign.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=VA&y=2007#results_summary_S 2007 Campaign Spending, Virginia Senate, District 23]</ref>
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|-
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| colspan="2" | {{won}} '''Steve Newman (R)'''
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| align="right" | '''20,269'''
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| align="center" | 97.20%
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| colspan="2" | Write-in
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| align="right" | 583
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| align="center" | 2.79%
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==Campaign donors==
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===2011===
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In 2011, Newman received $279,312 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=VA&y=2011&f=S&so=O#sorttable Follow the Money - 2011 contributions]</ref>
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|Chamber = Virginia State Senate
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 279312
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|total votes = 33481
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|org1 = Red Clay Strategies LLC
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|org2 = Virginia Senate Republican Caucus
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|org3 = Virginia Hospital Association
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|org4 = Virginia Republican Party
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|org5 = Virginia Auto & Truck Dealers PAC
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|orgdonor1 = 39,100
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|orgdonor2 = 14,629
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|orgdonor3 = 13,500
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|orgdonor4 = 12,715
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|orgdonor5 = 9,750
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===2007===
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Below are Newman's top five campaign contributors in the 2007 election:
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{| class="wikitable"
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|David Rensin
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|$65,000
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|Virginia Automobile & Truck Dealers Association
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|$11,500
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|[[Virginia Association of Realtors]]
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|$5,000
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|Rick Thompson
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|Wayne Booth
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==Personal==
 
==Personal==
 
Newman was born in [[Virginia]] on October 15, 1964.
 
Newman was born in [[Virginia]] on October 15, 1964.
  
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==Recent news==
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==External links==
 
==External links==
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* [http://sov.state.va.us/SenatorDB.nsf/23b0c13df27a5ef585256fc7004febb2/d942ad30787c79a785256aa000719986?OpenDocument Biography from the Virginia Legislature]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=8264 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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* [http://www.senatornewman.com/ Sen. Newman's website]
 
* [http://www.senatornewman.com/ Sen. Newman's website]
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* [http://apps.lis.virginia.gov/sfb1/Senate/senatorwebprofile.aspx?id=275 Biography from the Virginia Legislature]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=8264 Legislative profile from ''Project Vote Smart'']
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=8264 Biography from ''Project Vote Smart'']
 
* Campaign contributions:[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=1412 1999], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=19650 2001], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=19440 2003], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=77451 2005], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=95028 2007]
 
* Campaign contributions:[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=1412 1999], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=19650 2001], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=19440 2003], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=77451 2005], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=95028 2007]
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*[https://www.facebook.com/senatornewman Senator Newman on Facebook]
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*[http://www.facebook.com/people/Steve-Newman/100000575225947 Steve Newman on Facebook (legacy page)]
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Stephen Newman
Stephen Newman.jpg
Virginia Senate District 23
Incumbent
In office
1996 - Present
Term ends
January 11, 2016
Years in position 18
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$18,000/year
Per diem$178/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First elected1995
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Personal
Birthday10/15/1964
Place of birthStuart, VA
ProfessionVP in Marketing
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Stephen D. "Steve" Newman (b. October 15, 1964) is a Republican member of the Virginia State Senate, representing District 23. He was first elected to the chamber in 1995.

Biography

Newman attended Central Virginia Community College and Lynchburg College. Newman is vice president of marketing and sales and a board member at Delta Star, Inc. Previously, Newman served as a member of the Lynchburg City Council, from 1988 to 1991.

Committee assignments

2012-2013

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

2010-2011

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

Elections

2011

See also: Virginia State Senate elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Newman won re-election to District 23 of the Virginia State Senate. He was unchallenged in the August 23 primary and ran unopposed in the November 8 general election.[1]

Virginia State Senate, District 23 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngStephen Newman Incumbent 78% 33,481
     Democratic Robert Short, Sr. 22% 9,439
Total Votes 42,920

2007

See also: Virginia State Senate elections, 2007

On Nov. 6, 2007, Newman won re-election to the 23rd District Seat in the Virginia State Senate.[2]

Newman raised $307,137 for his campaign.[3]

Virginia State Senate, District 23 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Steve Newman (R) 20,269 97.20%
Write-in 583 2.79%

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Newman received $279,312 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[4]

Virginia State Senate 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Stephen Newman's campaign in 2011
Red Clay Strategies LLC$39,100
Virginia Senate Republican Caucus$14,629
Virginia Hospital Association$13,500
Virginia Republican Party$12,715
Virginia Auto & Truck Dealers PAC$9,750
Total Raised in 2011 $279,312
Total Votes received in 2011 33,481
Cost of each vote received $8.34

2007

Below are Newman's top five campaign contributors in the 2007 election:

Contributor 2007 total
David Rensin $65,000
Virginia Automobile & Truck Dealers Association $11,500
Virginia Association of Realtors $5,000
Rick Thompson $5,000
Wayne Booth $5,000

Personal

Newman was born in Virginia on October 15, 1964.

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