Sen. Don McEachin (D-Richmond)

Photo of Don McEachin
Party
Democratic
District
9: Charles City County (All), Henrico County (Part), Richmond City (Part), Hanover County (Part) [map]
Took Office
January 2008
Left Office
January 2017
Age
56
Website
donaldmceachin.com
Copatroning Habits
71% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 74% of them are Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 52% of them are Democrats.
Partisanship
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Bills Passed
0% in 2017
Campaign Contributions
cash on hand (December 1969 report)
Bio

Attorney at the McEachin Law Firm. Represented the 74th House District from 1996-2001, when he stepped down to run for attorney general. After losing the race to Republican Jerry Kilgore he regained the seat via a primary victory and was reelected in 2005. He helding the seat for a single term before moving up to the senate by defeating Sen. Benny Lambert in the Democratic primary. Received his BS from American University and his JD from the University of Virginia. Married with three daughters.

Recent Mentions in the Media

Republicans Fenty and McAdams running for chance to challenge Rep. Donald McEachin, D-4th:

June 6, 2018
  Richmond.comFull coverage

State primary roundup: Rep. Barbara Comstock to face state Sen. Jennifer Wexton in key race for Northern Va. seat:

June 12, 2018
  Roanoke TimesIncumbent, state senator win Va. primaries in key House race  13newsnow.com WVECREWATCH: Let's talk about the Virginia primaries  WWBT NBC12 NewsFull coverage

TRUMP UNDERCUTS RYAN AGAIN ON IMMIGRATION -- Vote delayed in House -- CRUZ, FEINSTEIN SEEK ...:

June 22, 2018
  PoliticoFull coverage

Virginia lawmakers respond to Trump's meeting with Kim Jong Un:

June 12, 2018
  13newsnow.com WVECFull coverage

Rep. McEachin pushes bill to take Virginia off the table for offshore drilling:

June 5, 2018
  Daily PressFull coverage

These are all of the video clips of Don McEachin’s remarks on the floor of the Senate since 2009. There are 448 video clips in all.