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

Corey Stewart campaigns alone in Virginia as other Republicans keep their distance:

August 22, 2018
  Washington PostFull coverage

Candidate 'absolutely' welcomes Trump campaign help:

September 8, 2018
  Progress IndexFull coverage

Honoring Ashe:

September 10, 2018
  Richmond magazine (blog)Full coverage

What Lawmakers From My State Are Doing About Equal Pay, From Nebraska To Wyoming:

September 18, 2018
  BustleFull coverage

Labor Day Events Kick Off Mid-Term Elections Push:

August 29, 2018
  Falls Church News 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.