Delegate Tommy Wright (R-Victoria)

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Party
Republican
District
61: Counties of Amelia, Cumberland, Lunenburg (part), Mecklenburg, and Nottoway [map]
Took Office
January 2001
Next Election
November 2015
Committees
Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources, General Laws, Militia, Police and Public Safety
Copatroning Habits
83% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 73% of them are Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 68% of them are Republicans.
Partisanship
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Bills Passed
50% in 2013
Campaign Contributions
$59,052.26 cash on hand (May 2013 report)
Top 10 Donors
Altria Client Services, Inc. Manufacturer Richmond, $500
Kelley Irby Osborn Retired Kenbridge $250
Republic Services, Inc. c/o Awin Mgmt. Inc. c/o Allied Waste Services Waste Removal AZ $250
The Bank of Southside Virginia Bank Carson $250
Earle O. Moore Physician Chase City $250
R. Hart Hudson Agri-Business South Hill $250
Mayo K. Gravatt Attorney Blackstone $250
Robert E. Hawthorne Attorney Lunenburg $250
David K. Biggs Owner/President of Construction Company NC $250
Earl P. Pinchbeck Retired Victoria $150

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Recent Mentions on Blogs

Beth peerless, where it's at: peninsula's summer music scene heats up

July 23, 2014
The Koles appear Thursday, 7 - 9 p.m. at the Safari Club in the Bay Park Hotel, Monterey, a block up Munras St. from the entrance to the Del Monte Shopping Center. A request for a $10 .... Tommy Wright. Coach Golden Anderson of the @ PadreSports football team chats with @JohnJDevine at the Carmel passing tournament. Reply. 18d. John Devine. King City coach Mac Villanueva goes over the playbook with his offense at the Carmel Passing Tournament. Reply.

<b>Tommy Wright</b>, analysis: World Superbikes fight for supremacy <b>...</b>

July 14, 2014
Tommy Wright, analysis: World Superbikes fight for supremacy. By Tommy Wright. twright@montereyherald.com @wrightscribe on Twitter. Posted: 07/13/2014 07:48:35 PM PDT. Updated: 07/14/2014 08:02:34 AM PDT ... RELATED · MORE RELATED HEADLINES · Monterey hit-and-run driver triggers Del Monte accident · Body found in shallow grave at Seaside's Laguna Grande Park · Sex offender arrested in Salinas ...

Big Sur International Marathon changes its registration methods <b>...</b>

July 10, 2014
Big Sur International Marathon changes its registration methods. By Tommy Wright. twright@montereyherald.com @wrightscribe on Twitter. Posted: 07/10/2014 01:33:43 PM PDT. Updated: 07/10/2014 04:21:09 PM PDT. Click photo to enlarge. Runners take off at the start of the Big Sur International Marathon in Big Sur on April 27. ... Monterey hit-and-run driver triggers Del Monte accident. Body found in shallow grave at Seaside's Laguna Grande Park. Sex offender arrested in Salinas  ...

Marina&#39;s Jessica Fore wins NCGA Junior Championship - Monterey <b>...</b>

July 9, 2014
Marina's Jessica Fore wins NCGA Junior Championship. By Tommy Wright. twright@montereyherald.com @wrightscribe on Twitter. Posted: 07/09/2014 06:08:47 PM PDT. Updated: 07/09/2014 06:08:50 PM PDT. PEBBLE BEACH >> Marina resident Jessica Fore shot a final-round 69 to win the NCGA Junior Championship girls ... Stevenson School alumnus Michael Decker shot a record-setting 14-under 202 at Del Monte Golf Course to win the Monterey City Amateur title on Sunday .

Local golf notebook: <b>Del</b> Monte prepares for Monterey City Amateur <b>...</b>

June 26, 2014
Local golf notebook: Del Monte prepares for Monterey City Amateur Championship. By Tommy Wright. twright@montereyherald.com @wrightscribe on Twitter. Posted: 06/26/2014 07:31:15 PM PDT. Updated: 06/26/2014 07:31:21 PM PDT.

Recent Mentions in the Media

Daily Caller: Virginia: New Pro-Gun/Pro-Hunting Laws Go Into Effect Today

July 1, 2014
House Bill 715, sponsored by Delegate Tommy Wright (R-61), establishes a new combined license for persons hunting with a bow and arrow or a crossbow. HB 715 was signed into law on March 5. House Bill 752, sponsored by Delegate Tom Rust (R-86), ...

BBC Sport: Tuesday's Scottish Gossip

July 8, 2014
Tuesday's Scottish GossipItaly legend Alessandro Del Piero wants to sign for Celtic - two years after missing out on a move to Glasgow. The 39-year-old has spent the last two seasons with Sydney FC in Australia and insists he ... St Johnstone boss Tommy Wright does not expect ...and more »

Bills

  • HB9: Parking of certain vehicles; adds Town of Blackstone to list of towns that may regulate or prohibit.
  • HB330: Judges; adds fourth circuit court judge to 10th Judicial Circuit.
  • HB503: Charter; Town of Victoria.
  • HB715: Archery and crossbow; establishing new combined license.
  • HB1117: Stormwater Management Program; delays implementation by local governments.
  • HJ63: Celebrating the life of Harriett Pittard Beales.
  • HJ64: Commending Anita H. French.
  • HJ5071: Commending Payne Memorial United Methodist Church.
  • HJ5084: Commending Amelia Baptist Church.
  • HR176: Commending Zion Hill Baptist Church.
  • HB1347: Workers' compensation; weather as risk of public safety officer's employment,injuries incurred.
  • HB1452: Charter; Town of Chase City.
  • HB1752: Personal representatives; access to digital accounts.
  • HB1753: Meherrin River; designates 17.8-mile segment as component of Virginia Scenic Rivers System
  • HB1754: Service of process; in order to be timely, must be made within 90 days from commencement of action.
  • HJ748: Commending Horace E. Meyers.
  • HJ808: Commending the Town of Blackstone.
  • HJ839: Commending the Town of Crewe.
  • HB32: Charter; Town of Brodnax.
  • HB1119: Wake surfing; unlawful to operate certain watercraft within 50 feet of docks, etc., exception.
  • HB1120: Circuit court judges; increases number in Tenth Judicial Circuit.
  • HB1205: Charter; Town of South Hill.
  • HJ2: Taxation of local government property physically located in a different locality; JLARC to study.
  • HJ222: Commending the Town of Boydton on the occasion of its 200th anniversary.
  • HJ317: Celebrating the life of Arkley Dillard Johnson, Jr.
  • HJ318: Celebrating the life of Max Morris Dewey, Jr.
  • HJ319: Celebrating the life of Wallace F. Hardaway.
  • HB1464: Behavioral Health and Developmental Services, Department of; disposition of unclaimed bodies.
  • HB1711: Transient occupancy tax; adds Brunswick County to those localities authorized to impose.
  • HB1712: Fishing; if person is in interjurisdictional inland waters he is subject to laws of jurisdiction.
  • HB2224: Illegal gambling; amends definition.
  • HB2225: Inmates; Department of Corrections to establish a personal trust account therefor.
  • HB2226: Alcoholic beverage control; notice for registered public objections to new licensee applications.
  • HB2401: Workers' compensation; increases farm and horticultural laborers to remain exempt from requirements.
  • HB2402: Interbasin water transfers; establishes a procedure.
  • HJ592: Commending Chase City Lodge 119 AF&AM on the occasion of its 150th anniversary.
  • HJ752: Commending Victoria Christian Church on the occasion of its 100th anniversary.
  • HJ771: Celebrating the life of Henry W. Hicks.
  • HJ980: Celebrating the life of Lewis Wardlaw Parker, Jr.
  • HB3: State parks; expands Disabled Veteran's Passport program.
  • HB4: Roanoke River Basin Advisory Committee; removes cap on reappointments for nonlegislative citizens.
  • HB26: Concealed handgun permit; documentation and information provided by applicant.
  • HJ207: Commending the Southside Rescue Squad, Inc., on the occasion of its 50th anniversary.
  • HJ269: Commending the South Central Fair on the occasion of its 100th anniversary.
  • HJ400: Commending the Honorable Thomas V. Warren.
  • HJ453: Commending Amelia County on the occasion of its 275th anniversary.
  • HB1583: License plates, special; issuance to those celebrating State's tobacco heritage.
  • HB1609: Foxhound training preserve; establishes license for nonresidents to hunt therein for $12.
  • HB1613: Polygraph examiners; only a federal, state, or local law-enforcement officer shall operate device.
  • HB1824: Branding of titles; title for repaired or rebuilt vehicle shall be printed on title.
  • HB2523: Alcoholic beverage control; grounds for suspension or revocation of a license.
  • HB2533: Studded tires; emergency vehicles to operate therewith.
  • HB2582: Charter; Town of Clarksville.
  • HJ826: Commending the Town of Victoria on the occasion of its 100th anniversary.
  • HJ956: Commending Victoria Masonic Lodge No. 304 on the occasion of its 100th anniversary.
  • HJ957: Commending Horace E. Meyers.
  • HB7: Charter; Town of Brodnax.
  • HB8: Water and sewer charges; adds Town of Kenbridge to localities that may attach lien on real estate.
  • HB9: Health insurance credits; increased for certain retired employees of local social services boards.
  • HB10: Line of Duty Act; coverage for fire company personnel of National Guard and Air National Guard.
  • HB651: Reentry planning; Department of Corrections to develop and implement comprehensive plan.
  • HB652: Regional jail vehicles; equipped with colored warning lights.
  • HB653: Concealed handgun permit applications; access to personal information.
  • HB1388: Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include certain computer equipment.
  • HB1477: Elections; town election polling places and processes.
  • HJ26: Dyslexia Awareness Month; designating as October 2008, and each succeeding year thereafter.
  • HJ27: Valentines, Virginia Day; designating as February 14, 2008, and each succeeding year thereafter.
  • HJ201: Commending the Town of Kenbridge on the occasion of its 100th anniversary.
  • HJ452: Celebrating the life of Staff Sergeant Jason R. Arnette.
  • HR29: Celebrating the life of James Telford Edmunds.
  • HB1410: License plates, special; eliminates fee for members of Dept. of VA Military Order of Purple Heart.
  • HB1640: Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include for alternative fuel burning stoves.
  • HB1641: Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include propane gas purchased for commercial greenhouses.
  • HB1644: Line of Duty Act; fire personnel of National Guard and Air National Guard are covered thereunder.
  • HB2162: Felonies; those considered accessories after the fact.
  • HB2794: License plates, special; issuance of Purple Heart plates free of charge to certain members.
  • HB3091: Companion animals; exempts occasional breeder, etc., from being treated as dealer.
  • HJ741: Commending Sidney Chappell.
  • HJ903: Commending the Valentines, Virginia, Post Office on the occasion of its 120th anniversary.
  • HJ911: Commending Robert McDaniel.
  • HR72: Commending Robert McDaniel.
  • HB6: Military personnel; free hunting and fishing licenses.
  • HB10: Retirement System; purchase of prior service credit by teachers.
  • HB25: Law-enforcement officer; may detain person for false identity.
  • HB104: Meherrin River; portion in Brunswick County designated as state scenic river.
  • HB1410: License plates, special; eliminates fee for members of Dept. of VA Military Order of Purple Heart.
  • HJ381: Commending the Town of Clarksville.