Sen. Don McEachin (D-Richmond)

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9: Charles City County (All), Henrico County (Part), Richmond City (Part), Hanover County (Part) [map]
Took Office
January 2008
Left Office
January 2017
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.
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Bills Passed
0% in 2017
Campaign Contributions
cash on hand (December 1969 report)

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

Virginia Politicians React to Trump-Putin Summit Debacle:

July 16, 2018
  Blue Virginia (press release) (blog)Full coverage

2Q 2018 Fundraising Numbers for Virginia Federal Candidates Coming In?:

July 16, 2018
  Blue Virginia (press release) (blog)Full coverage

FOUR HURDLES TO KAVANAUGH'S CONFIRMATION -- Tammy Baldwin insists she could lose reelection -- JIM ...:

July 11, 2018
  PoliticoFull coverage

US Sen. Cory Booker energizes Dems in Richmond for upcoming election:

June 25, 2018
  Richmond Free PressFull coverage

Twin boys push for more healthcare for other kids:

June 28, 2018
  virginiafirst.comFull 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.