Janet Howell

Janet D. Howell has served in the Virginia Senate since 1992.

Currently represents State Senate District 32

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Janet D. Howell has served in the Virginia Senate since 1992.

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

Race: Caucasian
(81% of legislators are Caucasian)

Gender: Female
(27% of legislators are female)

Age: 73
(17% of legislators are Over 65)

Length of Service: Member since 1992; 26 years of service
(13% of legislators have served for more than 20 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: Master's Degree
(19% of legislators have similar education)

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

Attorney: No
(57% of legislators are not attorneys)

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

Occupation: Educators / Retired Teacher
(10% of legislators have a similar occupation)

Stocks/Investments: Greater than $1,000,000
(0% of legislators have similar value of stocks/investments)

Real Estate: No property other than primary residence
(37% of legislators have similar real estate holdings)

Floor Vote Participation 98%
Close Votes 152
Abstentions 0
Present but Not Voting 3
Changed Votes 0
Voting Unity
Democratic Caucus 95%
Northern Virginia Delegation 97%