Steve Martin (Virginia)

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Stephen Martin
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Virginia Senate District 11
Incumbent
Assumed office
1994
Current term ends
2012
Political party Republican
Profession Legislator
Website Senate website
Stephen Martin has been a Republican member of the Virginia State Senate since 1994, representing the 11th district.

Martin was educated at Lynchburg Christian Academy. Martin is a CLU, Insurance Consultant and Securities Dealer and principal in Martin Financial Services. Martin is a member of Swift Creek Baptist Church. Previously, Martin was a member of the House of Delegates from 1988-94.

Committee assignments

District 11

Martin represents Virginia Senate District 11. Senate District 11 includes Chesterfield County(part), Colonial Heights.

Elections

2007

On Nov. 6, 2007, Martin won re-election to the 11th District Seat in the Virginia State Senate, defeating opponents Alex McMurtrie, Roger Habeck and Hank Cook.[1]

Martin raised $297,893 for his campaign while McMurtrie raised $82,987; Habeck raised $104,491; and Cook raised $694.[2]

Virginia State Senate, District 11 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Stephen Martin (R) 16,478 62.41%
Alex McMurtrie (D) 4,852 18.37%
Roger Habeck (I) 3,879 14.69%
Hank Cook (I) 1,138 4.31%

Campaign donors

Below are Martin's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2007 election:

Contributor 2007 total
Virginia Senate Leadership Trust $20,000
Home Builders Association of Virginia $11,452
Virginia Dental Association $5,663
Federal Victory Fund $5,000
Markel Corporation $5,000

Personal

Martin was born in Chesterfield County, Virginia on June 15, 1956.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Virginia Senate District 11
1994-present
Succeeded by
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