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

Primary Fights Are Draining the Democrats' Coffers:

April 20, 2018
  BloombergFull coverage

National School Walkout Draws Hundreds to Richmond's Capitol:

April 20, 2018
  Community Idea StationsFull coverage

More Congressional Support For LRFA:

April 19, 2018
  Radio & Television Business ReportFull coverage

VERIFY: Did lawmakers donate their pay during January shutdown?:

March 29, 2018
  13newsnow.com WVECFull coverage

Local congressmen have bigger cash supply than election opponents, new reports show:

April 16, 2018
  Virginian-PilotFull 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.