Walter Stosch

From Ballotpedia
Revision as of 15:50, 22 August 2012 by MStrano (Talk | contribs)

Jump to: navigation, search
Walter Stosch
Walter Stosch.jpg
Virginia Senate District 12
Incumbent
In office
1992 - Present
Term ends
January 11, 2012
Years in position 22
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$18,000/year
Per diem$169/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 has been appointed to 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]

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 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.

External links

Light Bulb Icon.svg.png
Suggest a link

References

Political offices
Preceded by
NA
Virginia Senate District 12
1992-present
Succeeded by
NA