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Revision as of 09:54, 4 January 2012

Tommy Wright
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Virginia House of Delegates District 61
Incumbent
In office
January 3, 2001 - Present
Term ends
January 2012
Years in position 13
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$17,640/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 3, 2009
First electedJanuary 2001
Next generalNovember 8, 2011
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sOld Dominion University
Personal
Birthday04/27/1948
Place of birthRichmond, VA
ProfessionLegislator
ReligionChristian
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Tommy Wright is a Republican member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 61 since January 3, 2001.

Prior to joining the House, Wright was on the Lunenburg County Board of Supervisors from 1993-2000, serving as Chair from 1995-1997.[1]

Wright earned his B.A. in political science from Old Dominion University in 1970.

Committee assignments

2010-2012 committees:

  • HB 1609 Foxhound training preserve; establishes license for nonresidents to hunt therein for $12.
  • HB 1613 Polygraph examiners; only a federal, state, or local law-enforcement officer shall operate device.
  • HB 2582 Charter; Town of Clarksville.[2]

Elections

2011

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Wright won re-election to District 61 of the Virginia House of Delegates. He was uncontested in the August 23 primary and ran unopposed the November 8 general election.[3]

2009

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009

In 2009, Wright was re-elected to the Virginia House of Delegates. [4]

Virginia House of Delegates General Election, District 61 (2009)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Tommy Wright (R) 14,766

Campaign donors

2009

The top 5 donors to Wright's 2009 campaign:[5]

Contributor 2009 total
Virginia Wine Wholesalers Association $2,000
Virginia Dental Association $1,500
Waste Management $1,000
Altria $1,000
Virginia Beer Wholesalers Assocation $1,000

Personal

Wright and his wife, Frances, have two children.

External links

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Preceded by
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Virginia House of Delegates District 61
2001–present
Succeeded by
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