Delegate Barbara Comstock (R-McLean)

Photo of Barbara Comstock
Party
Republican
District
34: Counties of Fairfax (part) and Loudoun (part) [map]
Took Office
January 2010
Next Election
November 2015
Committees
Commerce and Labor, Science and Technology (Chair), Transportation
Website
comstockfordelegate.com
Copatroning Habits
74% of bills she copatroned were introduced by Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of her bills, 78% of them are Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that she also copatroned, 66% of them are Republicans.
Partisanship
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Bills Passed
47.4% in 2013
Campaign Contributions
$266,449.73 cash on hand (May 2013 report)
Top 10 Donors
DuPont Fabros Technology LP Wholesale Data Centers and REIT DC $5,000
Dominion Leadership Trust PAC Inc. Political Action Committee Falmouth $2,500
NVTC Tech PAC Technology Herndon $2,500
Associated Builders and Contractors of Virginia PAC Construction Chantilly $2,016
Evan B. McMahon Construction DC $2,000
Alpha Natural Resources Services LLC Energy Abingdon $1,500
Dominion Political Action Committee Energy Richmond $1,000
Michael J. Choutka Executive Oakton $1,000
Community Loans of America, Inc. Consumer Finance GA $1,000
William H. Dean Construction Sterling $1,000

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Recent Mentions on Blogs

Two Entertaining Twitter Conversations Involving <b>Barbara Comstock</b> <b>...</b>

July 20, 2014
To end your weekend, here are two, uh, interesting? entertaining? conversations involving Barbara Comstock's BFF and right wingnut extraordinaire Del. David Ramadan (R-Loudoun/Prince William).Continue reading.

Republicans Circulate List of Top Female House Candidates

July 1, 2014
Former Saratoga Springs Mayor Mia Love, the GOP nominee in Utah's 4th District. Virginia Del. Barbara Comstock, the GOP nominee in Virginia's 10th District. Former Rep. Nan Hayworth, the GOP nominee to take on Rep.

Meet <b>Barbara Comstock</b> | Lee District Dems

May 22, 2014
Some of you may have heard about Delegate Barbara Comstock, but if you haven't heard of her before I would like to take a moment to introduce you. Barbara has spent her time in the House of Delegates opposing any ...

<b>Barbara Comstock</b> Named to NRCC Young Guns Program - The <b>...</b>

May 12, 2014
Del. Barbara Comstock. [UPDATED with additional information regarding the "Leans Republican" rating for the 10th District race.] Back in March we reported that Comstock had been tagged as being “on the radar” for the NRCC's “Young ... Democrats will need several million dollars to effectively define Comstock in the pricey DC market, and given that Comstock has gone on DC broadcast in past delegate races, there's no doubt she will have the resources to paint ...

Congratulations <b>Barbara Comstock</b> -posted by David Ramadan

April 26, 2014
Congratulations Barbara Comstock -posted by David Ramadan. posted April 27th, 2014. Del. David Ramadan (@DavidIRamadan) 4/26/14, 4:05 PM Congratulations @BarbaraComstock on winning the Republican Nomination for the 10th ...

Recent Mentions in the Media

Inside NoVA: Obama visit, Medicaid become fodder in 10th District race

July 22, 2014
Fairfax County Supervisor John Foust (D-Dranesville), locked in a heated battle with Del. Barbara Comstock (R-34th) to succeed retiring U.S. Rep. Frank Wolf (R-10th), did not attend the president's event, even though it occurred in his district ...

Roll Call: Republicans Circulate List of Top Female House Candidates

July 1, 2014
Former Saratoga Springs Mayor Mia Love, the GOP nominee in Utah's 4th District. Virginia Del. Barbara Comstock, the GOP nominee in Virginia's 10th District. Former Rep. Nan Hayworth, the GOP nominee to take on Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney, D-N.Y., in the ...and more »

Washington Post: In Virginia's 10th Congressional District, GOP struggles to woo minority voters

July 21, 2014
In Virginia's 10th Congressional District, GOP struggles to woo minority votersBarbara Comstock, the Republican nominee in Virginia's 10th Congressional District, recently appeared before an audience of Korean Americans in Tysons Corner, the kind of gathering the GOP is targeting as it seeks to revive the party in the ...and more »

Washington Post: Democrats trumpet fundraising totals in Northern Virginia race

July 18, 2014
After collecting $705,000 since April 1, Foust's campaign has twice as much cash available as his Republican opponent, Del. Barbara J. Comstock (Fairfax). Federal disclosure reports filed this ... ?Barbara Comstock just won her primary and still had an ...Foust opens Winchester office for congressional raceNorthern Virginia Dailyall 2 news articles »

Virginia Connection Newspapers: Letter: 'Go To' Delegate for Congress

July 17, 2014
Letter: 'Go To' Delegate for CongressIn contrast, Delegate Barbara Comstock has a positive record of focusing on jobs and our top priorities in the 10th District, much like Congressman Wolf for whom she served as a senior aide. Barbara who quickly has risen to a leadership position as the ...Foust Reports $1.25 Million Cash on Hand to Comstock's $576K in Second ...Patch.comall 4 news articles »

These are all of the video clips of Barbara Comstock’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2010. There are 102 video clips in all.

Bills

  • HB1: Criminal Injuries Compensation Fund; emergency award to claimant shall not exceed $3000, etc.
  • HB28: Higher educational institutions; admission of students domiciled in Virginia.
  • HB82: Driver of motor vehicle following too closely; includes non-motor vehicles.
  • HB386: School calendar; local school boards responsbile for setting and determining opening day.
  • HB387: Newborns; critical congenital heart defect screening.
  • HB862: Kindergarten program, full-day ; local school board that does not offer to develop plan to phase in.
  • HB889: Economics education & financial literacy; Bd. of Education to develop online course of instruction.
  • HB994: Human trafficking offenses; Va. Code Commission to amend catchline to a code to reflect proper term.
  • HB999: Virginia Major Employer Research Performance Grant Program; created.
  • HB1044: Banks; bank director's ownership of shares.
  • HB1155: Crimes; seizure and forfeiture of property.
  • HB1174: Auxiliary police officers; firearms training standard.
  • HB1183: Virginia Transportation Solutions Working Group; name change.
  • HB1220: Research and development, qualified; increases amount of tax credit for expenses.
  • HJ285: Commending the Honorable Frank R. Wolf.
  • HJ482: Celebrating the life of Mildred Lonergan McAuliffe.
  • HR127: Commending Boy Scout Troop 128.
  • HR521: Celebrating the life of Thomas Joseph Russo.
  • HB549: Child support arrearages; publication of names.
  • HB1309: School calendar; local school boards responsible for setting and determining opening of school year.
  • HB1385: Labor organization representation; right to vote by secret ballot.
  • HB1556: Divisionwide ratios of students to teachers; changes to schoolwide ratio.
  • HB1573: Financial institutions; contract provision requiring amendment or waiver to be in writing, etc.
  • HB1699: Personal property tax, tangible; computer equipment & peripherals used in data centers, definition.
  • HB1700: Students; admission of those domiciled in State at higher educational institutions.
  • HB1930: Income tax, state; adjusts elements of VA individual income tax annually to account for inflation.
  • HB1931: Employee's personal information; employer not required to release, communicate, etc., to 3rd party.
  • HB1933: Lyme disease; written information to patient when ordering laboratory test for presence of disease.
  • HB2040: Noise abatement practices and technologies; VDOT's evaluation extended for two additional years.
  • HB2070: Mass Transit; removes all current allocations made by CTB and implements performance-based funding.
  • HB2115: Telephone carriers; intrastate switched access charges.
  • HB2162: Money order sales and money transmission services; provisions.
  • HB2255: Voter lists; State Board of Elections to update, etc, list of persons who voted at elections, etc.
  • HJ91: National Women's History Museum; Congress to support establishing in Washington, D.C.
  • HJ92: Value-added tax; memorializing members of Va. Delegation of Congress of United States to oppose.
  • HJ766: Commending Adele Lebowitz.
  • HR170: Celebrating the life of Anthony David Blankley.
  • HB33: Public procurement; state agency agreements with labor organizations.
  • HB216: Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemption includes certain computer equipment and enabling software.
  • HB545: VDOT; allowed to drive on portion of highway other than a roadway to/from scene of traffic accident.
  • HB546: Gang crimes; includes definition of predicate criminal act.
  • HB547: School divisions, local; may use unexpended state funds to provide one-time bonus to teachers.
  • HB548: Higher educational institution; implement policies that recognize scheduling obligation by military.
  • HB549: Child support arrearages; publication of names.
  • HB550: Agency reports; submission in written or electronic format.
  • HB551: Telework expenses tax credit; extended for employers through December 31, 2016.
  • HB1013: Income tax, state & corporate; extends subtraction for capital gains from investments in businesses.
  • HB1014: State employee associations; prohibits payroll deductions.
  • HB1015: Public Procurement Act; bid match preference for State businesses.
  • HJ90: Constitutional amendment; Transportation Funds (first reference).
  • HJ91: National Women's History Museum; Congress to support establishing in Washington, D.C.
  • HJ92: Value-added tax; memorializing members of Va. Delegation of Congress of United States to oppose.
  • HJ288: Commending the McLean Project for the Arts on its 50th anniversary.
  • HJ501: Commending James D. Swinson.
  • HR36: Celebrating the life of Barbara Williams Hahne.
  • HR41: Celebrating the life of Robert Anthony Snow.
  • HR68: Commending Simple Changes, Inc.
  • HB2196: Government Transparency Advisory Council; established, searchable database website established.
  • HB2197: Income tax, corporate; telework expenses tax credit.
  • HB2198: Employment of personnel; if executive branch employee is promoted, requires probationary period.
  • HB2199: Journalists; prohibits a body authority to issue a subpoena to testify regarding any information.
  • HB2200: Computers; facilitating certain offenses involving children.
  • HB2201: Payroll Services Bureau; DPB to require participation of executive branch state agencies.
  • HB2202: Child support arrearage; Division of Child Support Enforcement to publish name of delinquent parent.
  • HB2203: Allocation of revenue-sharing funds; removes priority structure to localities.
  • HB2204: School divisions, local; use any unexpended state funds to provide a one-time bonus to all teachers.
  • HB2205: Commonwealth, Secretary of the; acceptance of certain electronic signatures.
  • HB2206: Bulk Sales; repeals Title 8.6A of Code of Virginia which is considered obsolete.
  • HB2207: State employees; removes statutory formulas for calculating sick leave & personal leave.
  • HB2440: Prostitution; expungement of charge if person was forced.
  • HB2455: Municipal utility services; notice of adverse judgment.
  • HB2523: Alcoholic beverage control; license suspension or revocation.
  • HJ642: VAT; urging Virginia delegation of Congress to oppose legislation that would levy on certain goods.
  • HJ643: Lyme Disease Awareness Month; designating as May 2011, and each succeeding year thereafter.
  • HJ655: Commending Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts.
  • HJ734: Pope John Paul II's Pilgrimage Day; designating as June 2, 2011, & each succeeding year thereafter.
  • HJ779: Celebrating the life of Francis V. Gardner.
  • HJ783: Commending the McLean Orchestra.
  • HJ784: Commending the McLean Youth Orchestra.
  • HJ860: Commending the Fairfax County Park Authority.
  • HJ916: Commending the Fairfax County Public Schools winners of Governor's Awards.
  • HR67: Commending the Honorable Robert H. Bork.
  • HR71: Celebrating the life of Betty Frazer Greer.
  • HR667: Commending the Honorable Robert H. Bork.
  • HB896: Income tax, corporate; rate reduction for small businesses.
  • HB897: Lyme disease; required to be reported to Board of Health and prescription for long-term use.
  • HB898: Instructional spending; local school board to report expenditures annually.
  • HB899: Higher educational institutions; certain governing bodies to establish rules to increase domiciles.
  • HB900: Offshore drilling; portion of royalties to be deposited in Transportation Trust Fund.
  • HB1372: Economic Development Partnership; change title for Executive Director.
  • HJ387: Celebrating the life of Lawona R. Spencer.