Delegate Algie Howell (D-Norfolk)

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90: Cities of Norfolk (part) and Virginia Beach (part) [map]
Took Office
January 2004
Left Office
July 2014
Copatroning Habits
57% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 54% of them are Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 51% of them are Democrats.
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Recent Mentions in the Media

Virginian-Pilot: Jay Jones wins big in 89th House District Democratic primary

June 13, 2017
Jerrauld ?Jay? Jones, a 28-year-old lawyer whose father represented the district for 14 years as a delegate, won in his first foray into politics. Jones won 67 ... Paula Miller and Algie Howell while in college and was a page in middle school. His dad ...

Virginian-Pilot: On paper, these two Norfolk-area House candidates seem to have similar qualifications ? so where do they differ?

June 9, 2017
Both are 28 and that means either would be among the youngest lawmakers in the General Assembly next year (Del. Those in the 89th District likely recognize his dad's name: Jerrauld C. Jones, who served as the district's delegate from 1988 to 2002.and more »

Blue Virginia (press release) (blog): Parallels, Differences Between 2017 VA Dem Primary and Previous Ones (eg, 2006, 2009)

June 4, 2017
In 2009, Terry McAuliffe also got some national endorsements, such as Bill Clinton, Ed Rendell, Brian Schweitzer and a few Virginia ones (e.g., Del. Ken Plum, the Virginia League of Conservation Voters), Del. Algie Howell) while Creigh Deeds dominated ...and more »

WAVY-TV: Norfolk Delegate Algie Howell to resign

June 27, 2014
NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) ? Norfolk Delegate Algie Howell confirms he is resigning his position as a member of the Virginia House of Delegates. Del. Howell told WAVY News 10's Andy Fox, ?I will be making an official statement on June 30.? When asked why ...and more »

Daily Press (blog): Marsh to ABC, Algie Howell to parole board

July 3, 2014
Henry Marsh and Del. Algie Howell resigned early from the General Assembly. Gov. Terry McAuliffe tapped them both today for jobs in his administration. McAuliffe named Marsh one of three commissioners to the state's Alcoholic Beverage Control Board ...and more »

These are all of the video clips of Algie Howell’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2009. There are 52 video clips in all.


  • HB399: Charter; City of Norfolk.
  • HB400: Hampton Roads, Transportation District Commission of; staggers terms of gubernatorial appointees.
  • HB401: Norfolk, City of; changes length of term for school board members.
  • HB1272: Higher educational institutions; Governor may remove any board member with or without cause.
  • HJ48: Constitutional amendment; restoration of voting rights.
  • HR515: Celebrating the life of Athalia Perthenia Turner Cherry Robinson.
  • HB2224: Motor fuels tax; increases rate by $0.10 per gallon, revenue to be used for transportation.
  • HB2309: Virginia Indoor Clean Air Act; prohibits smoking in health care facilities.
  • HJ720: Commending the Lake Taylor High School football team.
  • HJ721: Constitutional amendment; restoration of voting rights.
  • HJ801: Celebrating the life of Disamodha Chandrakirthi Amarasinghe, M.D.
  • HR190: Celebrating the life of Ida Mabel Bright.
  • HR226: Celebrating the life of Dallas Winfield Gallop.
  • HR227: Celebrating the life of Stewart Howard Alston.
  • HR229: Commending Lela Babb Burden.
  • HB6: Death of child; parent, guardian, etc., failure to report to local law-enforcement agency, etc.
  • HB392: Parole; eligibilty for certain inmates otherwise ineligible.
  • HB393: Motor fuels tax; dedicates additional revenue to operation, etc., of transportation system.
  • HB394: Handheld personal communications devices; prohibits use while operating motor vehicle, etc.
  • HB1176: Juvenile law-enforcement records; disclosure of certain confidential records to school principal.
  • HJ315: Celebrating the life of Dr. Kermit H. Diggs, Sr.
  • HJ316: Celebrating the life of Francis U. Askew.
  • HJ321: Commending the Norfolk State University men's cross country team.
  • HJ322: Commending the Norfolk State University football team.
  • HJ371: Celebrating the life of the Honorable Hal J. Bonney, Jr.
  • HJ372: Celebrating the life of Milton Conway Mitter.
  • HR21: Commending Norfolk State University on hosting Sesquicentennial of Civil War Conference.
  • HR22: Commending Dr. Frances R. Williams.
  • HR32: Celebrating the life of Iris Countee Hemmings Davis.
  • HR34: Celebrating the life of Elbernia Elizabeth Copeland Lee.
  • HB1404: Handheld personal communications devices; prohibits use thereof while operating motor vehicle, etc.
  • HB1531: Motor fuels tax; increases rate and dedicates additional revenue to transportation system.
  • HB1532: Tax administration, local; special commissioner to execute title to real estate in certain cities.
  • HB1533: Parole; eligibility for certain inmates otherwise ineligible.
  • HB1710: Public schools; physical fitness requirement.
  • HB1841: Obstetrical and pediatric pilot programs; annual report.
  • HB2476: Estate tax; reinstated for persons dying on or after July 1, 2011.
  • HJ501: Commending the Lake Taylor High School girls' basketball team.
  • HJ502: Commending the Kecoughtan High School Anti-Sagging Campaign.
  • HJ503: Celebrating the life of Alyce Juanita Lightfoot Hicks.
  • HJ769: Celebrating the life of Obediah Gladen Baker, Sr.
  • HJ770: Celebrating the life of Johnnie Knight.
  • HR79: Celebrating the life of James M. Reeves.
  • HB22: Handheld personal communications device; prohibits use while operating motor vehicle, etc., penalty.
  • HB949: Qualifications of candidates; false statement is Class 5 felony.
  • HB954: Uniform Statewide Building Code; rental inspections, penalty.
  • HB997: Eminent domain; applicability of requirements to acquisition of property by City of Norfolk, etc.
  • HJ6: Constitutional amendment; restoration of civil rights for persons convicted of nonviolent felonies.
  • HJ12: Commending Norfolk State University on the occasion of its 75th anniversary.
  • HJ24: Commending the Norfolk State University Spartan 'Legion' Marching Band.
  • HJ204: Celebrating the life of Shirley Hairston Wilson.
  • HJ367: Commending Carolyn Winstead Meyers.
  • HB1582: Home access businesses; owner/operator thereof to conduct criminal background check of employees.
  • HB1615: Wireless telecommunications devices; prohibits use of text messaging while driving certain vehicles.
  • HB1659: Wireless telecommunications devices; prohibits use of while driving except in an emergency.
  • HB1704: Smoke Free Air Act; smoking in public places, civil penalties.
  • HB2123: Mutual aid agreement; institution of higher learning having police force appointed to enter therein.
  • HB2505: Towing and recovery licensure; extends date which a person needs valid license from Board.
  • HB2564: Three-time-loser parole eligibility; Parole Board petition for reconsideration of ineligibility.
  • HB2578: Novelty cigarette lighters; prohibiting purchase to persons under age of 18.
  • HJ849: Commending Recharta C. Walston.
  • HJ859: Celebrating the life of Shelton L. Darden, Sr.
  • HJ860: Celebrating the life of Diane H. Hicks.
  • HJ866: Commending Daisaku Ikeda.
  • HJ980: Celebrating the life of Willie Steven Alston.
  • HJ1046: Celebrating the life of Dick Price.
  • HR60: Celebrating the life of Ida M. James.
  • HB572: Smoke Free Air Act; smoking in public places.
  • HB1420: Health, Department of; established as radiation control agency.
  • HB1432: Indoor Clean Air Act; smoking in restaurants in certain cities.
  • HJ346: Celebrating the life of Myron Boyd Jones.
  • HJ605: Celebrating the life of Jocelyn Pretlow Goss.
  • HJ6013: Celebrating the life of Don R. Christian, Jr.
  • HB2241: Charter; City of Norfolk.
  • HB2242: Dogs; Class 3 misdemeanor to tether, fasten, etc. to stationary object.
  • HB2243: Payday Loan Act; repeals Act.
  • HB2244: Unlawful detainer actions; bad faith by tenant.
  • HB2245: Smoke Free Air Act; created.
  • HJ662: Celebrating the life of William Peters Robinson, Jr., former member Virginia House of Delegates.
  • HJ909: Celebrating the life of Goldie Y. Rawlings.
  • HB1439: Charter; City of Norfolk.
  • HJ195: Commending Bon Secours DePaul Medical Center on the occasion of its 150th anniversary.
  • HJ352: Celebrating the life of Stanley Cornell Reaves.
  • HJ460: Celebrating the life of Dr. Georgia Atkins Ryder.
  • HJ469: Celebrating the life of Dr. Lyman Beecher Brooks.
  • HJ486: Celebrating the life of Judge William Oliver Hawkins, Sr.
  • HJ548: Commending Dr. John O. Simpson.
  • HJ549: Commending Anita O. Poston.
  • HJ550: Commending Cynthia J. Watson.
  • HJ5002: Commending the Booker T. Washington High School boys' basketball team.
  • HJ5073: Celebrating the life of Officer Seneca B. Darden.
  • HJ5167: Commending the Reverend Dr. Cedric Kirkland-Harris.