Senator Chuck Colgan (D-Manassas)

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Party
Democratic
District
29: Manassas City (All), Manassas Park City (All), Prince William County (Part) [map]
Took Office
January 1976
Next Election
November 2015
Committees
Commerce and Labor, Finance (Chair), General Laws and Technology, Rules, Transportation
Copatroning Habits
51% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 51% of them are Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 52% of them are Republicans.
Partisanship
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Bills Passed
30% in 2013
Campaign Contributions
$17,960.54 cash on hand (December 2012 report)
Top 10 Donors
Norfolk Southern Corporation Railroad Richmond $500

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Recent Mentions on Blogs

<b>Chuck Colgan</b> Single-Handedly Blows $40K Of Taxpayers&#39; Money In <b>...</b>

April 18, 2012
To a "wealthy 1-percenter" airline magnate (as Democrats deride such people) like State Sen. Chuck Colgan (D-Prince William) $40000 may not seem like a lot of money, so it probably doesn't phase him one bit that he single-handedly cost the Commonwealth's taxpayers that amount in one day leaving them nothing to show for it. As Greg… ... The average Virginia firefighter's annual salary: $43,000. Annual Virginia State Senator salary: $18,000. That's right, Colgan ...

It Is Time For <b>Chuck Colgan</b> To Resign | Virginia Virtucon

April 17, 2012
State Sen. Chuck Colgan single-handedly jeopardized public employee salaries from kindergarten teachers to firefighters, vital road projects including the widening of Route 1 in his home county (hey, Chuck, you've got parts of Route 1 in your district now) and everything else that is contained in the Virginia state budget all because he couldn't stand… ... Senator Colgan is the man with the backbone to stand up for what is right. A few sleazeballs in the process cannot ...

Thank You <b>Senator Chuck Colgan</b>! | Virginia Virtucon

April 7, 2012
The Virginia General Assembly budget negotiators have reached a budget comprise that eliminates $300 million from metro phase 2. State Senator Chuck Colgan (D-Prince William) will give republicans in the Senate the 21 ...

State <b>Senator Chuck Colgan</b> Judges MLK competition : Yellow Jacket

January 3, 2012
Osbourn Park High School held the school-level contest for the 22nd Martin Luther King Jr. Oratorical Competition on Wednesday. And of the five judges present, one in particular stood out: Va. Senator Chuck Colgan.

Not Larry Sabato: <b>Chuck Colgan</b> To Retire

May 25, 2011
Chuck Colgan has decided to retire. Democrats have asked him to hold the announcement until Dick Saslaw can tell Prince William who will be replacing Colgan. Saslaw has currently been trying to recruit Colgan's grandson, ...

Recent Mentions in the Media

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These are all of the video clips of Chuck Colgan’s remarks on the floor of the Senate since 2009. There are 227 video clips in all.

Index

Jan 20, 2009Jan 20, 2009Jan 26, 2009Jan 26, 2009Jan 26, 2009Feb 05, 2009Feb 11, 2009Feb 12, 2009Feb 12, 2009Feb 12, 2009Feb 18, 2009Feb 18, 2009Feb 18, 2009Feb 18, 2009Feb 20, 2009Feb 20, 2009Feb 20, 2009Feb 24, 2009Feb 24, 2009Feb 24, 2009Feb 24, 2009Feb 24, 2009Jan 13, 2010Jan 14, 2010Jan 14, 2010Jan 15, 2010Jan 16, 2010Jan 17, 2010Jan 19, 2010Jan 19, 2010Jan 20, 2010Jan 21, 2010Jan 25, 2010Jan 26, 2010Jan 27, 2010Jan 28, 2010Feb 01, 2010Feb 02, 2010Feb 02, 2010Feb 03, 2010Feb 04, 2010Feb 04, 2010Feb 09, 2010Feb 10, 2010Feb 15, 2010Feb 16, 2010Feb 17, 2010Feb 17, 2010Feb 18, 2010Feb 19, 2010Feb 19, 2010Feb 22, 2010Feb 23, 2010Feb 23, 2010Feb 23, 2010Feb 24, 2010Feb 24, 2010Feb 24, 2010Feb 24, 2010Feb 24, 2010Feb 25, 2010Feb 25, 2010Feb 25, 2010Feb 25, 2010Feb 25, 2010Feb 25, 2010Mar 01, 2010Mar 01, 2010Mar 02, 2010Mar 03, 2010Mar 03, 2010Mar 03, 2010Mar 03, 2010Mar 04, 2010Mar 05, 2010Mar 05, 2010Mar 08, 2010Mar 09, 2010Mar 09, 2010Mar 10, 2010Mar 10, 2010Mar 12, 2010Mar 12, 2010Mar 13, 2010Mar 14, 2010Mar 14, 2010Mar 14, 2010Jan 12, 2011Jan 12, 2011Jan 12, 2011Jan 13, 2011Jan 17, 2011Jan 18, 2011Jan 18, 2011Jan 19, 2011Jan 19, 2011Jan 20, 2011Jan 21, 2011Jan 25, 2011Jan 25, 2011Jan 25, 2011Jan 26, 2011Jan 26, 2011Jan 27, 2011Jan 27, 2011Jan 28, 2011Jan 31, 2011Feb 01, 2011Feb 01, 2011Feb 02, 2011Feb 02, 2011Feb 03, 2011Feb 04, 2011Feb 04, 2011Feb 04, 2011Feb 04, 2011Feb 04, 2011Feb 06, 2011Feb 07, 2011Feb 07, 2011Feb 08, 2011Feb 08, 2011Feb 08, 2011Feb 08, 2011Feb 08, 2011Feb 08, 2011Feb 09, 2011Feb 09, 2011Feb 09, 2011Feb 10, 2011Feb 10, 2011Feb 10, 2011Feb 10, 2011Feb 10, 2011Feb 10, 2011Feb 11, 2011Feb 11, 2011Feb 14, 2011Feb 14, 2011Feb 16, 2011Feb 16, 2011Feb 16, 2011Feb 16, 2011Feb 16, 2011Feb 16, 2011Feb 16, 2011Feb 16, 2011Feb 16, 2011Feb 17, 2011Feb 17, 2011Feb 17, 2011Feb 18, 2011Feb 18, 2011Feb 18, 2011Feb 18, 2011Feb 18, 2011Feb 18, 2011Feb 18, 2011Feb 18, 2011Feb 21, 2011Feb 22, 2011Feb 23, 2011Feb 23, 2011Feb 23, 2011Feb 23, 2011Feb 23, 2011Feb 24, 2011Feb 24, 2011Feb 24, 2011Feb 24, 2011Feb 24, 2011Jan 19, 2012Feb 02, 2012Feb 03, 2012Feb 08, 2012Feb 08, 2012Feb 10, 2012Feb 13, 2012Feb 14, 2012Feb 21, 2012Feb 22, 2012Feb 23, 2012Feb 23, 2012Mar 06, 2012Mar 06, 2012Mar 06, 2012Mar 06, 2012Mar 08, 2012Mar 08, 2012Jan 16, 2013Jan 17, 2013Jan 21, 2013Jan 23, 2013Jan 31, 2013Feb 01, 2013Feb 04, 2013Feb 04, 2013Feb 04, 2013Feb 05, 2013Feb 05, 2013Feb 05, 2013Feb 05, 2013Feb 06, 2013Feb 07, 2013Feb 07, 2013Feb 15, 2013Feb 18, 2013Jan 21, 2014Jan 29, 2014Jan 30, 2014Jan 30, 2014Feb 03, 2014Feb 06, 2014Feb 06, 2014Feb 10, 2014Feb 11, 2014Feb 12, 2014Feb 13, 2014Feb 14, 2014Feb 18, 2014Feb 19, 2014Feb 21, 2014Feb 24, 2014Feb 28, 2014Feb 28, 2014Feb 28, 2014Mar 03, 2014

Bills

  • SB566: Virginia Retirement System; increase of retirement allowance.
  • SB567: Charter; City of Manassas.
  • SB586: Communications sales and use tax revenues; changes distribution.
  • SB5003: Budget Bill.
  • SR45: Commending Elizabeth B. Daley.
  • SB661: Shenandoah; designating as official state song.
  • SB1243: Health maintenance organizations; health care plans to provide coverage for newborn children.
  • SB1244: Virginia Retirement System, etc.; retirement allowance for certain retired persons.
  • SB1245: Charter; City of Manassas Park.
  • SB1246: Virginia Public Procurement Act; multiple project contracts for architectural, etc., services.
  • SB1247: Natural gas utilities; recovery of eligible safety activity costs accounted for as regulatory asset.
  • SB1287: Natural gas utilities; eligible safety activity costs to be recovered as deferred costs.
  • SJ366: Age Wave; Virginia Area Agencies on Aging & their partners to conduct local & regional planning.
  • SJ398: Celebrating the life of Cynthia Gillum Coiner.
  • SR31: Commending the Benedictine Sisters of Virginia.
  • SB29: Budget Bill.
  • SB30: Budget Bill.
  • SB31: Higher Educational Institutions Bond Act of 2012; created.
  • SB236: Virginia Public Procurement Act; multiple project contracts for services relating to construction.
  • SB237: Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority; changes in composition.
  • SB532: Insurance, Bureau of; maintenance assessment.
  • SB535: Capital outlay plan; projects to be funded from general fund-supported resources.
  • SB558: Forfeited drug assets; redirection of assets to construction of Public Safety Memorial.
  • SB644: Foreclosure counseling pilot program; established in Cities of Manassas and Manassas Park, etc.
  • SB661: Shenandoah; designating as official state song.
  • SJ165: Commending Dr. Alan Merten.
  • SJ191: Celebrating the life of Steve Appleton.
  • SJ239: Celebrating the life of the Honorable Elmon Taylor Gray.
  • SR4: Commending Gwendolyn F. Bailey.
  • SB800: Budget Bill. Appropriations for 2010-2012 biennium.
  • SB801: Higher Educational Institutions Bond Act of 2011; created.
  • SB1309: Virginia Resources Authority; modifies provisions to conform to Public Finance Act.
  • SB1371: Capital outlay plan; sets forth 6-year plan for project funded entirely from general fund resources.
  • SB1383: Retirement System; certain retirees hired as law-enforcement officers of certain towns.
  • SB1384: State's tax code; advances conformity with federal law.
  • SB1385: Year-end surplus of general fund balance; changes priority of assignment.
  • SB1386: Lottery Proceeds Fund; appropriates a portion to Department of Veterans Services.
  • SB1397: Homeowners associations; funds for highway maintenance to be distributed.
  • SJ364: Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission; confirming appointment.
  • SJ506: Commending Esson McKenzie Miller, Jr.
  • SB15: Higher Educational Institutions Bond Act of 2010; created.
  • SB29: Budget Bill.
  • SB30: Budget Bill.
  • SB184: MEI Project Approval Commission; shall review financing for individual incentive packages, etc.
  • SB542: Retail Sales & Use Tax; eliminates dealer discount for communications tax, state cigarette tax, etc.
  • SB543: Income tax, state; imposes surtax on taxable income to provide new source of revenue for localities.
  • SB544: Tuition, in-state; certain Department of Defense employees as result of Base Realignment & Closure.
  • SB545: Income tax laws; conformity to Internal Revenue Code.
  • SB669: Virginia Capitol Preservation Foundation; may receive contributions of taxpayer refunds.
  • SB734: Charter; Town of Dumfries.
  • SJ148: Commending All Saints Catholic School.
  • SJ184: Celebrating the life of Marvin L. Gillum.
  • SJ185: Commending Vincent A. Tassa, Jr.
  • SJ186: Commending Lee Bell.
  • SB583: Unclaimed property; reduces holding period for abandonment for banks & financial organizations.
  • SB685: Voting equipment; acquisition and securing by localities.
  • SB766: Demolition of historic structures, cemeteries and graves; civil penalty.
  • SB850: Budget Bill.
  • SB851: Higher Educational Institutions Bond Act of 2009; created.
  • SB852: Parking Facilities Bond Act of 2009; created.
  • SB985: Income tax, state; conforms State tax system with Internal Revenue Code.
  • SB986: Land preservation tax credit; reduces amount that may be claimed for taxable years 2009 and 2010.
  • SB987: Retail Sales and Use Tax; requirements for dealer or direct permit holder discount.
  • SB988: Voting equipment; locality that acquired DREs prior to 7-1-07 may temporarily conduct election.
  • SB989: Resources Authority; authorized to finance projects of local government buildings.
  • SB1118: Community College Scholarship Match Program; created.
  • SB1119: Economic development; incentive financing for major employment and investment projects, report.
  • SB1120: Tax Amnesty Program; State Tax Commissioner to operate program during 2009-2010 fiscal year.
  • SB1121: Charitable Gaming, Division of; conduct of fifty-fifty certain raffles.
  • SB1314: Purchases of Services From People with Severe Disabilities, Board for; established.
  • SB1450: Cemeteries; those on private property may be required to register.
  • SB1451: Resources Authority; increases debt ceiling for bonds issued by and local obligations guaranteed by.
  • SB1531: Capital outlay plan; constitutes State's six-year proposal for projects to be funded.
  • SB1548: Investment Partnership Act; amends definition of 'eligible company.'
  • SJ26: Illegal immigration; Attorney General to pursue all remedies through litigation for reimbursement.
  • SJ330: State Employee Total Compensation, Review of; joint subcommittee study findings prepared by JLARC.
  • SJ331: School dropout prevention; joint subcommittee to study.
  • SJ370: Commending Action in Community Through Service of Prince William, Inc. 40th anniversary.
  • SJ498: Commending the September 11th National Memorial Trail Alliance.
  • SB29: Budget Bill.
  • SB30: Budget Bill.
  • SB31: Higher Educational Institutions Bond Act of 2008; created.
  • SB56: Resources Authority authorized to; finance construction of local government buildings.
  • SB57: Civil remedial fees; repeals provision for those imposed on certain drivers.
  • SB90: Employment; verification of eligibility.
  • SB581: Educational Facilities Bond Act of 2008; created.
  • SB582: Income tax, state; conformity of system with Internal Revenue Code.
  • SB583: Unclaimed property; reduces holding period for abandonment for banks & financial organizations.
  • SB684: Provisional ballot procedures; corrects reference in Code concerning handling thereof.
  • SB685: Voting equipment; acquisition and securing by localities.
  • SB696: Charitable gaming; conduct of raffles.
  • SB761: Rental assistance pilot project; Department of Housing and Community Development to establish.
  • SB766: Demolition of historic structures, cemeteries and graves; civil penalty.
  • SB793: Oath of office; person elected to State office make oath before notary if in US Armed Forces.
  • SB795: College Building Authority; certain projects financed thereby.
  • SB5001: Capital outlay projects; issuance of bonds for facilities and other projects therefor, etc.
  • SB6010: Transportation funding and administration.
  • SJ26: Illegal immigration; Attorney General to pursue all remedies through litigation for reimbursement.
  • SJ120: Comprehensive immigration policy; memorializing Congress of the United States to develop.
  • SJ122: Rapid transit network, regional; joint subcommittee to study feasibility of creating.
  • SJ168: Commending Lucy Swart Beauchamp.
  • SB600: Alcoholic beverage; increases tax thereof.
  • SB765: Real property assessments; certain restrictions in determining fair market value.
  • SB842: Bingo games, certain; proceeds therefrom not to be included in determining gross receipts.
  • SB1316: Charter; City of Manassas Park.
  • SB1317: Health insurance; corrects erroneous cross-reference regarding definition of risk-based capital.
  • SB1327: Minimum wage; increase per hour.
  • SB1335: Northern Virginia Transportation Authority Sales and Use Tax Fund; created.
  • SB1360: Private roads as highways; governing body may adopt ordinances designating therefor.
  • SB1361: Electrical utility facility, new; suspends thereof in Loudoun, Fauquier, & Prince William Counties.
  • SB1362: Electrical utility facilities; review of construction applications by State Corporation Commission.
  • SB1363: Safety inspection stickers and vehicle inspections; required for parked vehicles.
  • SB1400: Conflict of Interests Act, State and Local Government; conduct of governmental bodies.
  • SJ431: Commending Eleanor Rogers White.
  • SB474: Insurers; actuarial statements.
  • SB475: Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include semiconductor production.
  • SB476: Road indebtedness, local; state to match funds generated by transportation referendum.
  • SB477: Limited liability companies; issuance of certificate of organization upon filing of articles.
  • SB478: Retail sales and use tax; exemptions include certain contractors.
  • SB479: Water and sewer liens; Manassas Park authorized to provide charges for service.
  • SB480: Minimum wage; increase per hour.
  • SB481: Law Officers' Retirement System; adds juvenile probation and parole officers.
  • SB600: Alcoholic beverage; increases tax thereof.
  • SB681: Cash proffers; road improvements.
  • SB682: Shenandoah; designating as interim State song.
  • SB683: High school diploma; Board of Education to establish requirements thereof for students with LEP.
  • SB725: Motor vehicle insurance license tax; revenue dedicated to mass transit.
  • SB5012: Transportation funding for N. Va.; imposition of taxes and fees by localities for transportation.
  • SJ194: Celebrating the life of Edward L. Kelly.
  • SJ261: Commending the Haymarket Woman's Club.
  • SJ285: Commending Robert Whitwell Wilson.
  • SJ286: Celebrating the life of Sharron Palmeter Baucom.