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'''Walter Stosch''' has been a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Virginia Senate]] since 1992, representing the 12th district.
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  |Name = Walter Stosch
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  |Profile picture = Walter Stosch.jpg
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  |Position = Virginia Senate District 12
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  |Place of birth = Fredericksburg, VA
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  |Profession = Principal Consultant
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  |Religion = Baptist
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  |Office website = http://sov.state.va.us/SenatorDB.nsf/23b0c13df27a5ef585256fc7004febb2/1054b845f19b20aa85256aa00071999f?OpenDocument
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{{tnr}}'''Walter Stosch''' has been a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Virginia State Senate]] since 1992, representing the 12th district.  He currently serves as [[President Pro Tempore of the Senate|Republican President Pro Tem]].
  
Stosch received a B.S. in accounting and a M.B.A. at the University of Richmond. Stosch is a Certificied Public Accounting and Consolutant.  
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Stosch received a B.S. in accounting and a M.B.A. at the University of Richmond. Stosch is a Certified Public Accounting and Consultant.
  
In addition to serving as a senator Stosch is a principal at Stosch, Dacey & George, P.C. Stosch is also a member of the Monument Heights Baptist Church.  
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In addition to serving as a senator Stosch is a principal consultant at Stosch, Dacey & George, P.C. Stosch is also a member of the Monument Heights Baptist Church.  
  
 
Previously, Stosch served as Senate Majority Leader from 1998-2008 and was a member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates|House of Delegates]] from 1983-92.
 
Previously, Stosch served as Senate Majority Leader from 1998-2008 and was a member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates|House of Delegates]] from 1983-92.
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
*Commerce and Labor
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===2012-2013===
*Finance
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In the 2012-2013 legislative session, Stosch served on the following committees:
*General Laws and Technology  
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*[[Commerce and Labor Committee, Virginia Senate|Commerce and Labor Committee]]
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*[[Finance Committee, Virginia Senate|Finance]], ''Chairman
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*[[General Laws and Technology Committee, Virginia Senate|General Laws and Technology]]
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*[[Rehabilitation and Social Services Committee, Virginia Senate|Rehabilitation and Social Services]]
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*[[Rules Committee, Virginia State Senate|Rules]]
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===2010-2011===
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In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Stosch served on the following committees:
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*[[Commerce and Labor Committee, Virginia Senate|Commerce and Labor]]
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*[[Finance Committee, Virginia Senate|Finance]]
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*[[General Laws and Technology Committee, Virginia Senate|General Laws and Technology]]
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==District 12==
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Stosch represents Virginia Senate District 12. Senate District 12 includes [[Sunshinereview:Goochland County, Virginia|Goochland]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Henrico County, Virginia|Henrico County]](part), [[Sunshinereview:Richmond, Virginia|Richmond]](part).
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==Elections==
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===2011===
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:: ''See also: [[Virginia State Senate elections, 2011]]''
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On November 8, 2011, Stosch won re-election to District 12 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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===2007===
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On Nov. 6, 2007, Stosch won re-election to the 12th 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 12]</ref>
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Stosch raised $897,652 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 12]</ref>
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  office = Virginia State Senate, District 12 (2007)
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|-
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| colspan="2" | {{won}} '''Walter Stosch (R)'''
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| align="right" | '''26,265'''
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| align="center" | 97.27%
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|-
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| colspan="2" | Write-in
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| align="right" | 737
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| align="center" | 2.72%
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|}
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==Campaign donors==
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===2011===
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In 2011, Stosch received $456,612 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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{{slp donor box 2011
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|Chamber = Virginia State Senate
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 456,612
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|total votes =
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|org1 = Altria
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|org2 = Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association
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|org3 = Dominion
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|org4 = Virginia Society Of CPAs
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|org5 = Wynne, John O
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|orgdonor1 = 32,500
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|orgdonor2 = 14,968
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|orgdonor3 = 13,500
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|orgdonor4 = 11,500
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|orgdonor5 = 10,000
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|}}
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===2007===
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Below are Stosch's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2007 election:
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{| class="wikitable"
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! valign="bottom" style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" | Contributor
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! valign="bottom" style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" | 2007 total
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|Virginia Senate Leadership Trust
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|$20,249
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|E. Claiborne Robins Jr.
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|$20,000
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|Dominion (Energy & Natural Resources)
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|$18,000
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|Verizon
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|$18,000
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|Altria
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|$16,545
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|}
  
 
==Personal==
 
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==External links==
 
==External links==
{{Wikipedia}}
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* [http://sov.state.va.us/SenatorDB.nsf/23b0c13df27a5ef585256fc7004febb2/1054b845f19b20aa85256aa00071999f?OpenDocument Biography from the Virginia Legislature]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=5098 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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* [http://www.walterstosch.com/index.php Sen. Stosch's website]
 
* [http://www.walterstosch.com/index.php Sen. Stosch's website]
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* [http://sov.state.va.us/SenatorDB.nsf/23b0c13df27a5ef585256fc7004febb2/1054b845f19b20aa85256aa00071999f?OpenDocument Biography from the Virginia Legislature]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=5098 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=5098 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
* Campaign contributions:[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=1880 1999], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=19677 2001], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=19494 2003], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=77464 2005], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=95087 2007]
 
* Campaign contributions:[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=1880 1999], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=19677 2001], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=19494 2003], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=77464 2005], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=95087 2007]
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*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Walter-Stosch/118606101517724 Walter Stosch on Facebook]
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Revision as of 15:14, 21 March 2013

Walter Stosch
Walter Stosch.jpg
Virginia Senate District 12
Incumbent
In office
1992 - Present
Term ends
January 11, 2016
Years in position 22
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$18,000/year
Per diem$178/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First elected1991
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Personal
Birthday08/18/1936
Place of birthFredericksburg, VA
ProfessionPrincipal Consultant
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Walter Stosch has been a Republican member of the Virginia State Senate since 1992, representing the 12th district. He currently serves as Republican President Pro Tem.

Stosch received a B.S. in accounting and a M.B.A. at the University of Richmond. Stosch is a Certified Public Accounting and Consultant.

In addition to serving as a senator Stosch is a principal consultant at Stosch, Dacey & George, P.C. Stosch is also a member of the Monument Heights Baptist Church.

Previously, Stosch served as Senate Majority Leader from 1998-2008 and was a member of the House of Delegates from 1983-92.

Committee assignments

2012-2013

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

2010-2011

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

District 12

Stosch represents Virginia Senate District 12. Senate District 12 includes Goochland(part), Henrico County(part), Richmond(part).

Elections

2011

See also: Virginia State Senate elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Stosch won re-election to District 12 of the Virginia State Senate. He was unchallenged in the August 23 primary and ran unopposed in the November 8 general election.[1]

2007

On Nov. 6, 2007, Stosch won re-election to the 12th District Seat in the Virginia State Senate.[2]

Stosch raised $897,652 for his campaign.[3]

Virginia State Senate, District 12 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png Walter Stosch (R) 26,265 97.27%
Write-in 737 2.72%

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Stosch received $456,612 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[4]

2007

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

Contributor 2007 total
Virginia Senate Leadership Trust $20,249
E. Claiborne Robins Jr. $20,000
Dominion (Energy & Natural Resources) $18,000
Verizon $18,000
Altria $16,545

Personal

Stosch was born in Fredericksburg, Virginia on August 18, 1936.

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Virginia Senate District 12
1992-present
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