Senator Dick Black (R-Leesburg)

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Party
Republican
District
13: Loudoun County (Part), Prince William County (Part) [map]
Took Office
January 2012
Next Election
November 2015
Committees
General Laws and Technology, Rehabilitation and Social Services, Education
Age
70
Website
dickblack4senate.com
Copatroning Habits
67% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 70% of them are Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 59% of them are Republicans.
Partisanship
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Bills Passed
23.8% in 2013
Campaign Contributions
$86,166.87 cash on hand (December 2012 report)
Top 10 Donors
Virginia Beer Wholesalers Association PAC Richmond $3,000
Thomas Fabyanic President Marshall $3,000
Virginia Wine Wholesalers PAC Richmond $3,000
Melvin Satterwhite Retired Sterling $2,500
Service Distributing, Inc. Wine Wholesalers Lorton $1,000
Dominion Political Action Committee - VA PAC Richmond $1,000
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield Insurance OH $1,000
Hunton & Williams LLP Law Richmond $588
Virginia Association of Health Plans PAC Richmond $500
National Shooting Sports Foundation, Inc. PAC CT $500

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Recent Mentions on Blogs

<b>Sen</b>. Black&#39;s Medicaid prohibition Amendment - Firewall NOVA

June 12, 2014
Even though they have succeeded in stopping Medicaid expansion by bribing ex-Senator Phil Puckett (and, in a masterful stroke, getting out of having to pay him off), they just can't stop writing laws against it. Yesterday, Bob Marshall sent ... So, in their desperate, but committed, quest to make sure sick people who could be cured are left to die, Marshall's conspirator in mass-murder, Dick Black, has offered what Marshall lovingly calls, “Sen. Black's Medicaid prohibition ...

<b>Senator Dick Black</b> Reponds to Critics of his Letter to Syrian <b>...</b>

May 30, 2014
Virginia Senator Dick Black has been criticized for his letter to President Bashar Assad, a letter in which he thanks President Assad him for freeing Christians held captive in Syria by Al Qaeda. That group of Christians included ...

<b>Sen</b>. Black&#39;s letter to Assad | Bearing Drift

May 28, 2014
But that's no excuse for a Virginia state senator to send a letter of thanks — on official letterhead, no less — to the head of a regime that, even during its peaceful heyday, was a brutal police state that treated its opponents as so much ..... State Sen. Dick Black and the Civil War….. from Wikipedia: Black opposed erecting a statue of Abraham Lincoln and his son Thomas at the Tredegar Iron Works to commemorate Lincoln's visit to Richmond on April 4, 1865, 10 days ...

Controversial Republican State <b>Senator Dick Black</b> Withdraws From <b>...</b>

January 23, 2014
Controversial Republican State Senator Dick Black Withdraws From House Race. Posted on January 23, 2014 by cguan. 24, 2012, Republican Congressional candidate Tom Cotton( Tom Cotton is from the city of Dardenelle, Arkansas.

GOP Candidate Who Made Marital Rape Remarks Drops Out of <b>...</b>

January 23, 2014
Richard H. "Dick" Black, the Republican congressional candidate notorious for questioning whether marital rape should be a crime, announced Wednesday that he had dropped out of the running for the Republican nomination in Virginia's 10th ... GOP Congressional Candidate: Spousal Rape Shouldn't Be a Crime. Virginia state Sen. Dick Black fought to block a statue of Lincoln and invited a reporter to watch him viewing violent rape porn on a library computer.

Recent Mentions in the Media

Leesburg Today: Chambers Give State Lawmakers An 'Incomplete' Grade

July 17, 2014
Chambers Give State Lawmakers An 'Incomplete' GradeBarbara Comstock (R-34), 93.3 percent; Sen. Dick Black (R-13), 93.3 percent; Del. Jim Lemunyon (R-67), 93.3 percent; Sen. Jennifer Wexton (D-33), 92.9 percent; Del. Randy Minchew (R-10), 90 percent; Sen. Barbara Favola (D-31), 86.7 percent; and Del.and more »

Leesburg Today: Organizations Join Forces To Build Lovettsville Home For Wounded Vet

July 2, 2014
Several people involved with the project participated in the groundbreaking ceremony, which also was attended by State Sen. Dick Black (R-13) and Del. Dave LaRock (R-33). ?On behalf of the state of Virginia, and as a member of the Marine Corps League ...

These are all of the video clips of Dick Black’s remarks on the floor of the Senate since 2012. There are 134 video clips in all.

Index

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

Bills

  • SB15: Public schools; textbooks approved by BOE to note that Sea of Japan is also referred to as East Sea.
  • SB95: Precious metals dealers; chief law-enforcement officer may waive permit fee for retail merchants.
  • SB174: Virginia Public Procurement Act; competitive negotiation, term contracts for certain services.
  • SB175: Real and personal property tax; exemption for religious bodies.
  • SB176: Home-produced or farm-produced products; sale of products by certain farm operations.
  • SB193: Emergency custody; extends time that person may be held.
  • SB194: Eminent domain; date of valuation in actions shall be determined by court.
  • SB555: Chaplains of Virginia National Guard and Virginia Defense Force; sermons.
  • SB556: Student religious viewpoint expression; limited public forums, school division policy.
  • SB557: Alcoholic beverage control; distillers' licenses, tasting privileges, special event licenses.
  • SB558: Officers of election; appointment, qualification, and terms.
  • SB588: Student discipline; school board may modify suspension, if it deems such action to be warranted.
  • SB647: Teledentistry pilot program; Department of Medical Assistance Services to create, report.
  • SB657: Alternative onsite sewage system installers; extension of certain interim licenses.
  • SB658: Physical evidence recovery kits; local and state law-enforcement agencies shall report an inventory.
  • SB659: Protective orders, preliminary; changes standard for issuing.
  • SJ22: Banking; Congress to enact legislation to reinstate separation of commercial & investment functions.
  • SJ81: Constitutional amendment; real property tax exemption for spouses of soldiers killed in action.
  • SR24: Celebrating the life of Joseph Lee Bane, Sr.
  • SR25: Commending Stephen Christopher Suprun, Jr.
  • SR42: Celebrating the life of Benjamin George Belrose.
  • SB220: General fund; assignment of year-end surplus.
  • SB610: Agricultural animals; regulation of care and handling.
  • SB612: Criminal history record information check; transfer of rifles and shotguns.
  • SB673: Income tax, state; deconforms State laws from provision of Patient Protection & Affordable Care Act.
  • SB683: Tick control; Sunday hunting of deer and permits for application of acaricides in Loudoun County.
  • SB690: Presidential elections and primaries; petition requirements.
  • SB693: Circuit court judges; restricts appointment to office if General Assembly fails to elect.
  • SB694: Reckless driving; removes driving in excess of 80 mph, etc.
  • SB715: Motor vehicle titles, etc.; provides for transfer to designated beneficiary upon death of owner.
  • SB716: Virginia ports; change in ownership.
  • SB719: Polling place procedures; voter identification requirements, application for absentee ballot, etc.
  • SB725: Misdemeanors; expungement of criminal records.
  • SB744: Derelict nonresidential building or structure; demolition by locality.
  • SB889: Virginia Freedom of Information Act; local school boards to hold electronic communication meetings.
  • SB890: Libraries; Town of Leesburg may by ordinance establish an endowment fund for purpose of supporting.
  • SB971: Lyme disease; physicians to disclose information to patients, licensees immune from civil liability.
  • SB972: Training centers; imposes moratorium on closure, requirements of settlement agreement.
  • SB973: Medical assistance services; provider information database.
  • SB1054: Chesapeake Bay Watershed Implementation Plan; added to list to receive contributions of refunds.
  • SB1055: Medical waste; repeals certain provisions regarding disposal of.
  • SB1056: Military Affairs, Department of; providing of flag to next of kin.
  • SB1235: Alcoholic beverage control; operation of government stores.
  • SB1248: High School to Work Partnerships; Board of Education shall develop guidelines for establishment.
  • SB1315: Virginia Property Owners' Association Act; limitation on amendment to declaration.
  • SB1336: Boundary adjustments; notice to affected landowners.
  • SB1361: DRPT; analysis of proposed project provided to General Assembly.
  • SB1362: Metropolitan Washington Airports; conditions upon Governor's authorization of Amendment No. 4.
  • SB1373: Interception of communications; authorization for monitoring of communications by sheriff's office.
  • SJ6: Constitutional amendment; Transportation Funds (first reference).
  • SJ255: Income tax, corporate; JLARC to study impact of eliminating in State.
  • SJ260: Vaisakhi; designating as April 14, 2013, and each succeeding year thereafter.
  • SJ272: Constitutional amendment; real property tax exemption for spouses of soldiers killed in action.
  • SJ273: Banking legislation; memorializing Congress to enact legislation to reinstate certain functions.
  • SJ292: Constitutional amendment; selection and qualification of judges (first reference).
  • SJ293: Constitutional amendment; right to work (first reference).
  • SJ358: Celebrating the life of Kathleen Hwang.
  • SJ378: Celebrating the life of George L. Barton IV.
  • SJ384: Diwali Day; designating as last Saturday in October 2013, and each succeeding year thereafter.
  • SJ400: Celebrating the life of Barbara Curtis.
  • SJ406: Celebrating the life of the Honorable Robert Loren Thoburn.
  • SJ455: South Vietnamese Recognition Day; designating as April 30, 2013, and each succeeding year.
  • SR34: Commending South Vietnamese Americans.
  • SB3: Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project; prohibits use of state funds for Phase II of Project, etc.
  • SB13: Lyme disease; adds both confirmed & suspected cases to list to be reported to Department of Health.
  • SB36: Proffered conditions; amendments or variations.
  • SB220: General fund; assignment of year-end surplus.
  • SB221: Cottage food production operation; sales directly to consumers only.
  • SB315: VDOT; allowed to drive on portion of highway other than a roadway to/from scene of traffic accident.
  • SB316: Dulles Greenway; SCC to hold a public hearing in Loudoun County prior to granting a toll increase.
  • SB460: Immigration query at arrest; law-enforcement officer to determine status after legal stop, etc.
  • SB564: Home instruction of children; limits required description of curriculum.
  • SB610: Agricultural animals; regulation of care and handling.
  • SB612: Criminal history record information check; transfer of rifles and shotguns.
  • SB673: Income tax, state; deconforms State laws from provision of Patient Protection & Affordable Care Act.
  • SB683: Tick control; Sunday hunting of deer and permits for application of acaricides in Loudoun County.
  • SJ6: Constitutional amendment; Transportation Funds (first reference).
  • SJ226: Celebrating the life of Captain Michael M. Quin.