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'''Tom Gear''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 91.
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{{TOCnestright}}'''Tom Gear''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 91 since 2002.
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Prior to his election to the [[sunshinereview:Hampton, Virginia|Hampton]] City Council from 1998-2001.  He currently works in real estate and is the owner of Gear-Up Printing.<ref>[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=50778 Project Vote Smart - Delegate Gear]</ref>
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===Committee membership===
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*Finance
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*General Laws (Vice Chair)
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*Subcommittee on ABC/Gaming (Chair)
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*Transportation
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===Sponsored legislation===   
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* HB 2042 Handguns; allows retiring law-enforcement officer of State Lottery Department to purchase.
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* HB 2043 Port Authority; records of allowance or reimbursement for expenses paid officer, etc., to be open.
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* HB 2049 Removal of public official; no person who signs petition for removal of shall be liable for costs.<ref>[http://leg1.state.va.us/cgi-bin/legp504.exe?091+mbr+H144C Bill Tracking - Legislation as Chief Patron]</ref>
  
 
===Major donors===
 
===Major donors===

Revision as of 09:31, 16 July 2009

Tom Gear is a Republican member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 91 since 2002.

Prior to his election to the Hampton City Council from 1998-2001. He currently works in real estate and is the owner of Gear-Up Printing.[1]

Committee membership

  • Finance
  • General Laws (Vice Chair)
  • Subcommittee on ABC/Gaming (Chair)
  • Transportation

  • HB 2042 Handguns; allows retiring law-enforcement officer of State Lottery Department to purchase.
  • HB 2043 Port Authority; records of allowance or reimbursement for expenses paid officer, etc., to be open.
  • HB 2049 Removal of public official; no person who signs petition for removal of shall be liable for costs.[2]

Major donors

The top 5 donors to Gear's 2007 campaign:[3]

  • 1. VA Beer Wholesalers Assoc $4,854
  • 2. VA Wine Wholesalers Assoc $3,604
  • 3. Pomoco Auto Group $3,500
  • 4. Associated Distributors $3,000
  • 5. VA Automobile & Truck Dealers Assoc $2,750

External links

References

  1. Project Vote Smart - Delegate Gear
  2. Bill Tracking - Legislation as Chief Patron
  3. Follow the Money - 2007 Campaign Contributions