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Gordon Helsel has served in the House of Delegates since 2012.

Political Party: Republican
(51% of legislators are Republican)

Race: Caucasian
(82% of legislators are Caucasian)

Gender: Male
(73% of legislators are male)

Age: 72
(18% of legislators are Over 65)

Length of Service: Member since 2011; 9 years of service
(38% of legislators have served for 5-12 years)

Margin of Victory: Won by 10% or More
(48% of legislators had this margin of victory in their last General Assembly election)

Birth State: Virginia
(54% of legislators were born outside of Virginia)

Region: District Office Area Code 757
(20% of legislators represent this region)

Education Level: Community College/Trade School
(4% of legislators have similar education)

Undergrad Public / Private: Not Applicable
(12% of legislators have a similar undergraduate education)

Attorney: No
(0% of legislators are not attorneys)

Military: Veteran
(19% of legislators have a similar military background)

Occupation: Business People / Retired Seafood Packing
(22% of legislators have a similar occupation)

Stocks/Investments: Between $100,001 and $500,000
(29% 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 99%
Close Votes 154
Abstentions 0
Present but Not Voting 9
Changed Votes 0
Voting Unity
Republican Caucus 96%
Tidewater Delegation 92%