Chap Petersen

Chap Petersen has served in the Virginia Senate since 2008.

Currently represents State Senate District 34

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Chap Petersen has served in the Virginia Senate since 2008.

Political Party: Democrat
(49% of legislators are Democrat)

Race: Caucasian
(81% of legislators are Caucasian)

Gender: Male
(73% of legislators are male)

Age: 49
(29% of legislators are 46-55)

Length of Service: Member since 2008; 10 years of service
(32% of legislators have served for 5-12 years)

Margin of Victory: Uncontested
(34% of legislators had this margin of victory in their last General Assembly election)

Birth State: District of Columbia
(47% of legislators were born outside of Virginia)

Region: District Office Area Code 571 / 703
(28% of legislators represent this region)

Education Level: Law Degree
(30% of legislators have similar education)

Undergrad Public / Private: Private University; Williams College
(40% of legislators have a similar undergraduate education)

Attorney: Yes
(31% of legislators are attorneys)

Military: Non-Military
(81% of legislators have a similar military background)

Occupation: Lawyers / Attorney, Surovell Isaacs Petersen & Levy PLC
(26% of legislators have a similar occupation)

Stocks/Investments: Between $10,001 and $100,000
(19% of legislators have similar value of stocks/investments)

Real Estate: Owns property that generates rental income or used for business
(47% of legislators have similar real estate holdings)

Floor Vote Participation 100%
Close Votes 152
Abstentions 3
Present but Not Voting 4
Changed Votes 0
Voting Unity
Democratic Caucus 69%
Northern Virginia Delegation 89%