William Wampler

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William Wampler
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Virginia Senate District 40
Former member
In office
1988 - 2012
PartyRepublican
Elections and appointments
Last election2011
First elected1987
Term limitsN/A
Personal
Birthday09/09/1959
Place of birthBristol, TN
ProfessionLegislator
ReligionPresbyterian
CandidateVerification
William Wampler is a former Republican member of the Virginia State Senate, representing the 40th district from 1988 to 2012.

Wampler received a B.A. in Political Science at University of Tennessee. He also served as a Colonel in the U.S. Army Reserves and is now retired. Wampler is a member of the Central Presbyterian Church.

Wampler announced on June 5, 2011 that he would not seek re-election in the 2011 general election. He said he was not aiming for another government position, but was instead looking forward to returning to being a "private citizen."[1]

Committee assignments

District 40

Wampler represented Virginia Senate District 40. Senate District 40 includes Bristol, Grayson County(part), Lee County, Norton, Scott County, Smyth County(part), Washington County, Wise County(part).

Elections

2011

See also: Virginia State Senate elections, 2011

Wampler did not seek re-election in 2011.

2007

On Nov. 6, 2007, Wampler won re-election to the 40th District Seat in the Virginia State Senate.[2]

Wampler raised $377,734 for his campaign while.[3]

Virginia State Senate, District 40 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png William Wampler (R) 33,524 99.36%
Write-in 214 0.63%

Campaign donors

2007

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

Contributor 2007 total
Randall J. Kirk $25,000
Cumberland Resources Corporation $20,000
W-L Construction & Paving Inc. $10,500
Maymead Materials Inc. $10,500
Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association $10,500

Personal

Wampler was born in Bristol, Tennessee on September 9, 1959.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Virginia Senate District 40
1988-2012
Succeeded by
Bill Carrico