Delegate Algie Howell (D-Norfolk)

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90: Cities of Norfolk (part) and Virginia Beach (part) [map]
Took Office
January 2004
Next Election
November 2015
Appropriations, Health, Welfare and Institutions, Privileges and Elections, Rules
Copatroning Habits
57% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 54% of them are Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 52% of them are Democrats.
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Bills Passed
0% in 2013
Recent Mentions on Blogs

Governor McAuliffe defends decision to give ex-politicians state jobs <b>...</b>

July 8, 2014
State Senator Henry Marsh (D – Richmond), State Delegate Bob Brink (D – Arlington) and State Delegate Algie Howell (D-Norfolk) all made around $20,000 a year during their time as lawmakers in the General Assembly.

90th House District Press Release : Virginia Beach Democratic <b>...</b>

July 3, 2014
... Williams Elementary School, prior to voting on July 5, from 10:30 AM to 2:30 PM. The vacancy is the result of the resignation of the Honorable Algie Howell. Delegate Howell served the people of the 90th District since 2004.

Virginia Delegates Brink and Howell resigning seats | Roanoke Free <b>...</b>

June 27, 2014
Delegate Algie Howell has served Norfolk and Virginia Beach for eleven years Howell has announced his resignation from the House of Delegates effective June 30, 2014. This is another safe Democrat seat. “We will miss ...

Norfolk <b>Delegate Algie Howell</b> to resign | WAVY-TV

June 27, 2014
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Virginia House Democrats&#39; Statement on the resignation of <b>Delegate</b> <b>...</b>

June 27, 2014
Richmond- Delegate David J. Toscano, House Democratic Leader, and Delegate Mark Sickles, House Democratic Caucus Chair, expressed their deep and heartfelt thanks to Delegate Algie Howell for eleven years of ...

Recent Mentions in the Media

Lynchburg News and Advance: Chafin wins Puckett seat; Republicans hold Virginia Senate

August 20, 2014
Del. Ben Chafin, R-Russell County, won a special election Tuesday for former state Sen. Phillip Puckett's Southwest Virginia seat, which means Republicans will maintain control of the state Senate. Chafin easily defeated Democrat Mike Hymes, a Tazewell ...

The Virginian-Pilot: Election | Lindsey declares win in 90th House district

August 19, 2014
Democrat Joseph C. Lindsey, a Norfolk attorney, won Tuesday's special election to fill the 90th District House seat vacated by the resignation of Del. Algie Howell Jr. Lindsey, 55 ... ?The results are in and I'm your new delegate.? Both candidates ...and more »

WAVY-TV: Special election for 90th District seat

August 19, 2014
WVEC.comBoth men hope to claim the Virginia House of Delegates seat left vacant by long-time delegate, Algie Howell. That seat represents the 90th District. Howell resigned recently, after Governor Terry McAuliffe named him vice-chair of the state's parole board.Candidates in 90th District race focus on educationThe Virginian-Pilot90th District Voters Go To The Polls, Aug. 19 Photo ID Law Is In EffectThenewjournalandguideall 7 news articles »

Roanoke Times: Money pours in for today's Southwest Virginia special election

August 19, 2014
Money pours in for today's Southwest Virginia special electionDemocrat Rip Sullivan and Republican Dave Foster are vying to succeed former Del. Robert H. Brink, D-Arlington. Republican Marcus Calabrese and Democrat Joe Lindsey hope to succeed former Del. Algie Howell, D-Norfolk. Federal authorities are probing ...

The Virginian-Pilot: Lindsey in House District 90

August 17, 2014
In the stunted and frantic campaign, Lindsey provides the better case to succeed Del. Algie Howell in the state House. The Norfolk native has been a substitute judge for 15 years and a former prosecutor. He has Howell's endorsement. He supports the ...and more »

These are all of the video clips of Algie Howell’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2009. There are 52 video clips in all.


  • HB399: Charter; City of Norfolk.
  • HB400: Hampton Roads, Transportation District Commission of; staggers terms of gubernatorial appointees.
  • HB401: Norfolk, City of; changes length of term for school board members.
  • HB1272: Higher educational institutions; Governor may remove any board member with or without cause.
  • HJ48: Constitutional amendment; restoration of voting rights.
  • HR515: Celebrating the life of Athalia Perthenia Turner Cherry Robinson.
  • HB2224: Motor fuels tax; increases rate by $0.10 per gallon, revenue to be used for transportation.
  • HB2309: Virginia Indoor Clean Air Act; prohibits smoking in health care facilities.
  • HJ720: Commending the Lake Taylor High School football team.
  • HJ721: Constitutional amendment; restoration of voting rights.
  • HJ801: Celebrating the life of Disamodha Chandrakirthi Amarasinghe, M.D.
  • HR190: Celebrating the life of Ida Mabel Bright.
  • HR226: Celebrating the life of Dallas Winfield Gallop.
  • HR227: Celebrating the life of Stewart Howard Alston.
  • HR229: Commending Lela Babb Burden.
  • HB6: Death of child; parent, guardian, etc., failure to report to local law-enforcement agency, etc.
  • HB392: Parole; eligibilty for certain inmates otherwise ineligible.
  • HB393: Motor fuels tax; dedicates additional revenue to operation, etc., of transportation system.
  • HB394: Handheld personal communications devices; prohibits use while operating motor vehicle, etc.
  • HB1176: Juvenile law-enforcement records; disclosure of certain confidential records to school principal.
  • HJ315: Celebrating the life of Dr. Kermit H. Diggs, Sr.
  • HJ316: Celebrating the life of Francis U. Askew.
  • HJ321: Commending the Norfolk State University men's cross country team.
  • HJ322: Commending the Norfolk State University football team.
  • HJ371: Celebrating the life of the Honorable Hal J. Bonney, Jr.
  • HJ372: Celebrating the life of Milton Conway Mitter.
  • HR21: Commending Norfolk State University on hosting Sesquicentennial of Civil War Conference.
  • HR22: Commending Dr. Frances R. Williams.
  • HR32: Celebrating the life of Iris Countee Hemmings Davis.
  • HR34: Celebrating the life of Elbernia Elizabeth Copeland Lee.
  • HB1404: Handheld personal communications devices; prohibits use thereof while operating motor vehicle, etc.
  • HB1531: Motor fuels tax; increases rate and dedicates additional revenue to transportation system.
  • HB1532: Tax administration, local; special commissioner to execute title to real estate in certain cities.
  • HB1533: Parole; eligibility for certain inmates otherwise ineligible.
  • HB1710: Public schools; physical fitness requirement.
  • HB1841: Obstetrical and pediatric pilot programs; annual report.
  • HB2476: Estate tax; reinstated for persons dying on or after July 1, 2011.
  • HJ501: Commending the Lake Taylor High School girls' basketball team.
  • HJ502: Commending the Kecoughtan High School Anti-Sagging Campaign.
  • HJ503: Celebrating the life of Alyce Juanita Lightfoot Hicks.
  • HJ769: Celebrating the life of Obediah Gladen Baker, Sr.
  • HJ770: Celebrating the life of Johnnie Knight.
  • HR79: Celebrating the life of James M. Reeves.
  • HB22: Handheld personal communications device; prohibits use while operating motor vehicle, etc., penalty.
  • HB949: Qualifications of candidates; false statement is Class 5 felony.
  • HB954: Uniform Statewide Building Code; rental inspections, penalty.
  • HB997: Eminent domain; applicability of requirements to acquisition of property by City of Norfolk, etc.
  • HJ6: Constitutional amendment; restoration of civil rights for persons convicted of nonviolent felonies.
  • HJ12: Commending Norfolk State University on the occasion of its 75th anniversary.
  • HJ24: Commending the Norfolk State University Spartan 'Legion' Marching Band.
  • HJ204: Celebrating the life of Shirley Hairston Wilson.
  • HJ367: Commending Carolyn Winstead Meyers.
  • HB1582: Home access businesses; owner/operator thereof to conduct criminal background check of employees.
  • HB1615: Wireless telecommunications devices; prohibits use of text messaging while driving certain vehicles.
  • HB1659: Wireless telecommunications devices; prohibits use of while driving except in an emergency.
  • HB1704: Smoke Free Air Act; smoking in public places, civil penalties.
  • HB2123: Mutual aid agreement; institution of higher learning having police force appointed to enter therein.
  • HB2505: Towing and recovery licensure; extends date which a person needs valid license from Board.
  • HB2564: Three-time-loser parole eligibility; Parole Board petition for reconsideration of ineligibility.
  • HB2578: Novelty cigarette lighters; prohibiting purchase to persons under age of 18.
  • HJ849: Commending Recharta C. Walston.
  • HJ859: Celebrating the life of Shelton L. Darden, Sr.
  • HJ860: Celebrating the life of Diane H. Hicks.
  • HJ866: Commending Daisaku Ikeda.
  • HJ980: Celebrating the life of Willie Steven Alston.
  • HJ1046: Celebrating the life of Dick Price.
  • HR60: Celebrating the life of Ida M. James.
  • HB572: Smoke Free Air Act; smoking in public places.
  • HB1420: Health, Department of; established as radiation control agency.
  • HB1432: Indoor Clean Air Act; smoking in restaurants in certain cities.
  • HJ346: Celebrating the life of Myron Boyd Jones.
  • HJ605: Celebrating the life of Jocelyn Pretlow Goss.
  • HJ6013: Celebrating the life of Don R. Christian, Jr.
  • HB2241: Charter; City of Norfolk.
  • HB2242: Dogs; Class 3 misdemeanor to tether, fasten, etc. to stationary object.
  • HB2243: Payday Loan Act; repeals Act.
  • HB2244: Unlawful detainer actions; bad faith by tenant.
  • HB2245: Smoke Free Air Act; created.
  • HJ662: Celebrating the life of William Peters Robinson, Jr., former member Virginia House of Delegates.
  • HJ909: Celebrating the life of Goldie Y. Rawlings.
  • HB1439: Charter; City of Norfolk.
  • HJ195: Commending Bon Secours DePaul Medical Center on the occasion of its 150th anniversary.
  • HJ352: Celebrating the life of Stanley Cornell Reaves.
  • HJ460: Celebrating the life of Dr. Georgia Atkins Ryder.
  • HJ469: Celebrating the life of Dr. Lyman Beecher Brooks.
  • HJ486: Celebrating the life of Judge William Oliver Hawkins, Sr.
  • HJ548: Commending Dr. John O. Simpson.
  • HJ549: Commending Anita O. Poston.
  • HJ550: Commending Cynthia J. Watson.
  • HJ5002: Commending the Booker T. Washington High School boys' basketball team.
  • HJ5073: Celebrating the life of Officer Seneca B. Darden.
  • HJ5167: Commending the Reverend Dr. Cedric Kirkland-Harris.