Del. Cheryl Turpin (D-Virginia Beach)

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85: City of Virginia Beach (part) [map]
Took Office
January 2018
Next Election
November 2019
Education, Privileges and Elections
Copatroning Habits
75% of bills she copatroned were introduced by Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of her bills, 86% of them are Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that she also copatroned, 71% of them are Democrats.
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Bills Passed
0% in 2018
Recent Mentions in the Media

The Dogwood: Human Rights Campaign endorsements jolt prospects for equal rights in Virginia

August 15, 2019 | 12:58 pm
  The nation's largest LGBTQ advocacy group is making a “six-figure” investment into the 2019 Virginia General Assembly elections and endorsing a record ...

Blue Virginia: Video: Virginia Legislative Black Caucus' “400 Years of African-American Evolution” Ceremony; Del. Samirah Protests Trump's Jamestown Speech [UPDATED]

July 30, 2019 | 3:00 am
  Alfonso Lopez – thank you! – who was joined at the Virginia Legislative Black Caucus events in Richmond earlier today by: Del. Marcia Price, Del. Jeion Joyner ...

Daily Press: Virginia’s black lawmakers rebuff Trump and say they'll boycott Jamestown commemoration

July 29, 2019 | 3:00 am
  The president is scheduled to speak Tuesday at a ceremony marking the 400th anniversary of the first meeting of Virginia's legislature.

Blue Virginia: Graphics: If Virginia Dems Want to Win in 100 Days, They MUST Break the Historic, Dramatic Voter Turnout “Dropoff” in Off/Odd Election Years

July 28, 2019 | 3:00 am
  Over at “Virginia's Conservative Voice,” Bearing Drift, Stephen Spiker has an excellent analysis on “How Vulnerable are Northam-won GOP Districts?” I definitely ...

Blue Virginia: “Not Larry Sabato” Ratings for Virginia State Senate, House of Delegates Races

July 24, 2019 | 3:00 am
  The following ratings and analysis of this year's Virginia legislative elections are from political analyst Ben “Not Larry Sabato” Tribbett. As you can see, Ben has ...

From the Legislator’s Website

Newsletter 1

June 29, 2018
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Vote for Democrat Cheryl Turpin on January 10th.

December 21, 2016
There will be a special election on January 10th to fill a vacated seat for the Virginia House of Delegates.... Read More

These are all of the video clips of Cheryl Turpin’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2018. There are 2 video clips in all.


  • HB2144: Duty-Free Lunch Grant Fund and Program; established.
  • HB2145: Teachers; model exit questionnaire, statewide implementation.
  • HB2146: Land development; conservation or replacement of trees, local option.
  • HB2147: Standards for Accreditation; review and corrective action.
  • HB2683: Polling places; extending hours.
  • HB2684: Hate crimes; gender, gender identity, or sexual orientation, penalty.
  • HB2763: Persons on conditional release; tracking device, penalty.
  • HJ1001: Commending the Princess Anne High School girls' basketball team.
  • HJ1002: Commending Arrowhead Elementary School.
  • HJ1042: Commending Bayside High School.
  • HJ1043: Commending Kempsville Meadows Elementary School.
  • HJ1044: Commending Kempsville Middle School.
  • HJ1046: Commending Pembroke Meadows Elementary School.
  • HJ1050: Commending Larkspur Middle School.
  • HJ1051: Commending Princess Anne High School.
  • HR270: Commending the Princess Anne High School girls' basketball team.
  • HR276: Commending Arrowhead Elementary School.
  • HB264: Oyster-planting ground; transfer or assignment of lease to locality.
  • HB265: Election day; extending polling hours.
  • HB266: Hate crimes; gender, gender identity, or sexual orientation, penalty.
  • HB420: Teachers; model exit questionnaire, statewide implementation.
  • HB1344: Va. Alternative Energy and Coastal Protection Act; establishing funding source to affected locality.
  • HB1371: Higher educational institutions, public; tuition and mandatory fee waivers.
  • HJ56: Teaching profession in Virginia; Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission to study.
  • HJ192: Celebrating the life of Martha Jeraldine Morris Tata.
  • HJ385: Commending Hampton Roads Pride.
  • HJ446: Commending The Governor's School for the Arts.