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   |Name = Walter Stosch
 
   |Name = Walter Stosch
 
   |Profile picture = Walter Stosch.jpg
 
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   |Status = Incumbent
 
   |Status = Incumbent
 
   |Tenure = 1992 - Present
 
   |Tenure = 1992 - Present
   |Term ends = January 11, 2012
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   |Term ends = January 11, 2016
   |Total terms = 5
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   |Assumed office = 1992
 
   |Political party = Republican
 
   |Political party = Republican
  |Office website = http://sov.state.va.us/SenatorDB.nsf/23b0c13df27a5ef585256fc7004febb2/1054b845f19b20aa85256aa00071999f?OpenDocument
 
  |Campaign website =
 
 
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   |Base salary = $18,000/year
 
   |Base salary = $18,000/year
   |Per diem = $169/day
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   |Per diem = $178/day
 
   |Pension =
 
   |Pension =
   |Last election = November 6, 2007
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   |Last election = [[Virginia State Senate elections, 2011|November 8, 2011]]
 
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   |First elected = 1991
 
   |First elected = 1991
 
   |Term limits =
 
   |Term limits =
   |Next election = [[Virginia State Senate elections, 2011|November 8, 2011]]
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   |Next election = [[Virginia State Senate elections, 2015|November 3, 2015]]
 
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   |Profession = Principal Consultant
 
   |Profession = Principal Consultant
 
   |Religion = Baptist
 
   |Religion = Baptist
   |Personal website =
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  |Office website = http://apps.lis.virginia.gov/sfb1/Senate/senatorwebprofile.aspx?id=282
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  |Campaign website = http://www.walterstosch.com
{{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 [[State Senate Republican Leader Emeritus|Republican Leader Emeritus]].
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   }}{{tnr}}'''Walter A. Stosch''' (b. August 18, 1936) is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Virginia State Senate]], representing District 12. He was first elected to the chamber in 1991. He served as [[President Pro Tempore of the Senate|Republican President Pro Tem]] in the 2012-2013 session. Stosch served as [[State Senate Majority Leader]] from 1998 to 2008.
  
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.
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Stosch served in the [[Virginia House of Delegates]] from 1983 to 1992.
  
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.  
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==Biography==
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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.
  
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.
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Stosch is a principal consultant at Stosch, Dacey & George, P.C.
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2012-2013===
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In the 2012-2013 legislative session, Stosch served on the following committees:
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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:
 
*[[Commerce and Labor Committee, Virginia Senate|Commerce and Labor]]
 
*[[Commerce and Labor Committee, Virginia Senate|Commerce and Labor]]
 
*[[Finance Committee, Virginia Senate|Finance]]
 
*[[Finance Committee, Virginia Senate|Finance]]
 
*[[General Laws and Technology Committee, Virginia Senate|General Laws and Technology]]
 
*[[General Laws and Technology Committee, Virginia Senate|General Laws and Technology]]
 
==District 12==
 
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).
 
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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:: ''See also: [[Virginia State Senate elections, 2011]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia State Senate elections, 2011]]''
  
Stosch is running for re-election to the District 12 seat of the [[Virginia State Senate]].  He won unopposed in the August 23 primary and is running unopposed in the November 8 general election.
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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>
  
 
===2007===
 
===2007===
 
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:: ''See also: [[Virginia State Senate elections, 2007]]''
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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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>  
  
 
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>
 
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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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
Below are Stosch's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2007 election:
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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 five campaign contributors in the 2007 election:
 
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==Personal==
 
==Personal==
Stosch was born in [[Sunshinereview:Fredericksburg, Virginia|Fredericksburg, Virginia]] on August 18, 1936.  
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Stosch was born in [[Fredericksburg, Virginia|Fredericksburg, Virginia]] on August 18, 1936. Stosch is a member of the Monument Heights Baptist Church.  
  
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==Recent news==
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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* [http://www.walterstosch.com/index.php Sen. Stosch's website]
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* [http://www.walterstosch.com Sen. Stosch's website]
* [http://sov.state.va.us/SenatorDB.nsf/23b0c13df27a5ef585256fc7004febb2/1054b845f19b20aa85256aa00071999f?OpenDocument Biography from the Virginia Legislature]
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* [http://apps.lis.virginia.gov/sfb1/Senate/senatorwebprofile.aspx?id=282 Biography from the Virginia Legislature]
* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=5098 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=5098 Legislative profile from ''Project Vote Smart'']
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=5098 Biography 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]
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* 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]
*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Walter-Stosch/118606101517724 Walter Stosch on Facebook]
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* [http://www.facebook.com/pages/Walter-Stosch/118606101517724 Walter Stosch on Facebook]
  
 
==References==
 
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Revision as of 21:30, 10 February 2014

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 A. Stosch (b. August 18, 1936) is a Republican member of the Virginia State Senate, representing District 12. He was first elected to the chamber in 1991. He served as Republican President Pro Tem in the 2012-2013 session. Stosch served as State Senate Majority Leader from 1998 to 2008.

Stosch served in the Virginia House of Delegates from 1983 to 1992.

Biography

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.

Stosch is a principal consultant at Stosch, Dacey & George, P.C.

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:

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

See also: Virginia State Senate elections, 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]

Virginia State Senate 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Walter Stosch's campaign in 2011
Altria$32,500
Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association$14,968
Dominion$13,500
Virginia Society Of CPAs$11,500
Wynne, John O$10,000
Total Raised in 2011 $456,612

2007

Below are Stosch's top five 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. Stosch is a member of the Monument Heights Baptist Church.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Virginia Senate District 12
1992-present
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