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Steve Newman

Steve Newman has served in the Virginia Senate since 1996. He served in the House of Delegates from 1991-96.
Republican

Currently represents State Senate District 23

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Steve Newman has served in the Virginia Senate since 1996. He served in the House of Delegates from 1991-96.

Political Party: Republican
(46% of legislators are Republican)

Race: Caucasian
(79% of legislators are Caucasian)

Gender: Male
(71% of legislators are male)

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

Length of Service: Member since 1996; 29 years of service
(12% of legislators have served for more than 20 years)

Margin of Victory: Uncontested
(29% of legislators had this margin of victory in their last General Assembly election)

Birth State: Virginia
(49% of legislators were born outside of Virginia)

Region: District Office Area Code 434
(11% of legislators represent this region)

Education Level: High School or Less
(8% of legislators have similar education)

Undergrad Public / Private: Not Applicable
(10% of legislators have a similar undergraduate education)

Attorney: No
(69% of legislators are not attorneys)

Military: Non-Military
(84% of legislators have a similar military background)

Occupation: Business People / Electrical Systems Manfacturing, Delta Star Inc
(23% of legislators have a similar occupation)

Stocks/Investments: Less than $10,000
(18% of legislators have similar value of stocks/investments)

Real Estate: Owns property other than primary residence (no income reported)
(14% of legislators have similar real estate holdings)



Floor Vote Participation 98%
Close Votes 462
Abstentions 0
Present but Not Voting 43
Changed Votes 0
Voting Unity
Republican Caucus 91%
Downstate Delegation 92%