Delegate John A. Cox (R-Ashland)

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55: Counties of Caroline (part), Hanover (part), and Spotsylvania (part) [map]
Took Office
January 2010
Left Office
January 2014
Copatroning Habits
88% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 92% of them are Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 73% of them are Republicans.
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Bills Passed
20% in 2013
Campaign Contributions
$21,773.52 cash on hand (May 2013 report)
Top 10 Donors
Altria Client Services, Inc. LAWFIRM Richmond $500
AT&T Services, Inc. Telecommunications NJ $500
Republic Services, Inc. Waste disposal AZ $250

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Recent Mentions on Blogs

DEATH NOTICES: Wednesday, January 8, 2014 - Centre Daily Times

January 8, 2014
Cox — John A. Cox died Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, at Foxdale Village. Arrangements by Koch ... Haverbeck — Mary Jo Haverbeck, 74, also of Wilmington, Del., died Monday, Jan. 6, 2014. Arrangements by Koch Funeral Home, ...

I WELCOME TONI RADLER to the 55th HOUSE RACE! BUT her <b>...</b>

June 2, 2013
John A. Cox: We have a Democrat running! ... Do you want your delegate to be hamstrung by Ken Cuccinelli's extreme ideology and his slate of Tea Party Republicans? ... She criticizes Del. Cox for voting no (and Buddy Fowler for aiding and abetting Cox) on the transportation bill! I think something needed to be done on transportation but I am not sure the governor's plan or how he crafted a deal with the Dems on Medicare expansion to get the bill passed was quite ...

Virginia Right! ENDORSES BUDDY FOWLER for <b>DELEGATE</b> in the <b>...</b>

April 3, 2013
I had a wonderful conversation with Hyland F. “Buddy” Fowler today; Buddy is running for Delegate in the 55th district due to the surprise announcement that Del. John A. Cox would not seek re-election. I am saddened at this ...

Military, law enforcement dogs from Front Royal saluted - Local News

January 29, 2013
Del. John A. Cox, R-Ashland, is the chief legislative sponsor of the K-9 Veterans Day resolution. Buddy Fowler, his legislative aide, said much of the historical information in the resolution came from a dog search and rescue ...

Roll call vote on Thorne-Begland judicial appointment | On Politics

May 16, 2012
One — Del. Ed Scott, R-Madison — abstained. Delegates Bobby Orrock, R-Caroline, and Margaret Ransone, R-Westmoreland, did not vote; neither did House Speaker Bill Howell, who was in England the day of the vote. ... Robert B. Bell (R- Albemarle); Kathy J. Byron (R-Campbell); Benjamin L. Cline (R-Rockbridge); Mark L. Cole (R-Spotsylvania); John A. Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake); John A. Cox (R-Hanover); L. Mark Dudenhefer (R-Stafford); James E. Edmunds II ...

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These are all of the video clips of John A. Cox’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2009. There are 43 video clips in all.


  • HB1236: License plates, special; issuance to members and former members of U.S. Army Rangers.
  • HB1358: Law-enforcement officer; impersonating local, etc., law-enforcement officer is Class 1 misdemeanor.
  • HB1453: Public utility company vehicles; extension of loads beyond front of vehicles.
  • HB2077: Motor carrier and commercial drivers; amends several licensing laws, etc.
  • HJ545: Celebrating the life of the Reverend Robert Lee Burruss, Sr.
  • HJ546: Commending Sue Forbes Watson.
  • HJ552: K-9 Veterans Day; designating as March 13, 2013, and each succeeding year thereafter.
  • HJ553: Celebrating the life of William Francis Harris, Jr.
  • HJ556: Celebrating the life of Ira L. Andrews III.
  • HJ561: Commemorating the 40th anniversary of Secretariat's Triple Crown triumph.
  • HJ702: Celebrating the life of Robert W. Farmer.
  • HJ703: Celebrating the life of Charles William Baltz, Jr.
  • HJ704: Commending Will Woodward.
  • HJ705: Commending the Reverend Robert Thompson.
  • HJ787: Commending the Hanover County Sheriff's Office.
  • HB351: Party identification on ballots; gives candidates in local elections option.
  • HB352: Emergency management plans; victims' rights.
  • HB353: Motor carrier and commercial driver's licensing; amends several licensing laws.
  • HB1236: License plates, special; issuance to members and former members of U.S. Army Rangers.
  • HJ60: Celebrating the life of Charles Glenn Rosemond III.
  • HJ61: Commending the Randolph-Macon College volleyball team.
  • HJ268: Commending the Clay Springs Ruritan Club.
  • HJ294: Celebrating the life of Russell V. Palmore, Jr.
  • HJ301: Commending the Right Reverend David Colin Jones.
  • HJ302: Commending Ashland Boy Scout Troop No. 700.
  • HJ334: Commending Carroll LaHaye.
  • HR517: Commending J. Harwood Cochrane.
  • HB1551: Parking; regulation of certain vehicles in Hanover County.
  • HB1552: Concealed handgun permits; amends language relating to issuance of de facto permits.
  • HB1945: Motor carriers; regulation by DMV.
  • HB1946: Commercial vehicles; prohibits driving on left-most lanes of certain interstate highways.
  • HB1947: Right to enter on land; removes requirement for notice of intent be sent by certified mail.
  • HB2039: Construction management; limits use of at-risk method for building construction projects.
  • HB2403: Oversize and overweight permits; Transportation Board has authority to limit control on highways.
  • HB2486: Impaired waters; requires plan developed and implemented to restore waters be controlling.
  • HJ505: Commending V. Stuart Cook.
  • HJ506: Celebrating the life of Albert L. Hobbs, Jr.
  • HJ519: Commending David P. Klisz.
  • HJ520: Celebrating the life of Daniel Price.
  • HJ617: Auditor of Public Accounts; joint committee to study method of selecting.
  • HJ628: Commending Daren Gardner.
  • HJ700: Commending Winns Baptist Church on the occasion of its 235th anniversary.
  • HB384: Income tax, individual; reporting requirements.
  • HJ98: Constitutional amendment; recall of elected officers (first reference).
  • HJ162: Celebrating the life of Richard Lewis Shelton.
  • HJ166: Commending Lizzie Powell.
  • HJ393: Commending the Fork Church on the occasion of its 275th anniversary.
  • HJ448: Commending Patrick Henry High School on the occasion of its 50th anniversary.