Senator David Suetterlein (R-Salem)

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19: Floyd County (All), Salem City (All), Bedford County (Part), Carroll County (Part), Franklin County (Part), Montgomery County (Part), Roanoke County (Part), Wythe County (Part) [map]
Took Office
January 2016
Next Election
November 2019
Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources, Education and Health, Higher Education, Health Licensing, Special Public Smoking Legislation
Copatroning Habits
74% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 91% of them are Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 68% of them are Republicans.
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Bills Passed
20% in 2017
Recent Mentions in the Media

Roanoke Times: Republicans huddle over breakfast at Olde Salem Days

September 9, 2017
State Sen. David Suetterlein, R-Roanoke County, largely praised Gillespie's tax plan ? which, if passed, would be the first tax cut in more than four decades and would center on a 10-percent across-the-board income tax cut. Democratic detractors have ...

Daily Press: Was that vote a tie or a bait-and-switch?

February 24, 2017
Earlier Wednesday, state Sen. David Suetterlein's initial "no" vote on a bill to prohibit local governments from setting wage floors for their contractors required Northam to break a tie. Within two minutes, the vote had been reconsidered and the bill ...and more »

Daily Press: Dominion bill moves, but a populist wind blows against energy behemoth

February 13, 2017
On Monday, state Sen. David Suetterlein, R-Roanoke, targeted the company from the Senate floor, saying it reaped hundreds of millions in excess profits because of the rate freeze bill. He called on McAuliffe to send down legislation to repeal the ...and more »

WTOP: Va. lawmakers push governor to take steps to cut power bills

February 22, 2017
Sen. Chap Petersen, a Democrat representing Virginia's 34th District, and Sen. David Suetterlein, a Republican representing Virginia's 19th District, joined several other General Assembly members at a news conference with the Virginia Poverty Law ...and more »

Roanoke Times: Roanoke Valley legislators skeptical of GO Virginia

March 21, 2017
?My concern specifically is people who are politically connected who are not accountable to the voters,? said Sen. David Suetterlein, R-Roanoke County. Lawmakers also worried GO Virginia would create a ?super committee? of people who already have a ...