|West Virginia House of Delegates District 27|
| Assumed office|
| Current term ends|
Mahan attended Arkansas State University.
Mahan was a Safety and Consumer Advocate from 1989 to 1996. She then worked as a Professional Organizer from 1989 to 1996. She was also a Legislative Consultant from 1989 to 1996.
- Banking and Insurance Committee, West Virginia House
- Energy, Industry & Labor/ Economic Development & Small Business Committee, West Virginia House
- Finance Committee, West Virginia House
Mahan is running for re-election to the West Virginia House of Delegates District 27. She is one of nine candidates running for the five District 27 Delegate positions on the ballot in the November 2, 2010 general election. The five top vote-getters are elected. 
In 2008 Mahan was re-elected to the West Virginia House District 27. Mahan (D) finished with 12,877 votes. She was behind Linda Sumner (R) with 17,218 votes, Rick Moye (D) with 15,918 votes, William Wooton (D) with 14,962 votes and Sally Matz Susman (D) with 14,894 votes. Mahan finished ahead of Louis Gall (D) with 12,415 votes, Jeffrey Peck (R) with 11,313 votes, Dereck Severt (R) with 10,348 votes, Philip Stevens (R) with 9,874 votes and Kevin Honaker (R) with 9,147 votes. Mahan raised $35,792 for her campaign fund.
Mahan has a husband, Jon.
- Virginia Mahan's personal website
- West Virginia House of Delegates
- Project Vote Smart legislative profile
- Project Vote Smart biography
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002, 2000, 1998
- Virginia Mahan on Facebook
|West Virginia House of Representatives District 27
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State of West Virginia
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