Senator Dave Marsden (D-Burke)

Photo of Dave Marsden
37: Fairfax County (Part) [map]
Took Office
January 2006
Next Election
November 2019
Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources, Local Government
Copatroning Habits
73% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 76% of them are Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 56% of them are Democrats.
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Bills Passed
20.7% in 2017
Campaign Contributions
cash on hand (December 1969 report)

Sen. Marsden was a member of the House of Delegates from January 2006 through January 2009, when he won a special election for Senate the day before the session began.

Recent Mentions in the Media

U.S. News & World Report: Tow Operator Opens Wallet to Put Brakes on McAuliffe Veto

August 9, 2017
FILE - This Ma file photo shows State Sen. John O'Neill, the owner of Advanced Towing, hired two of McAuliffe's longtime friends as lobbyists for $5,000 each and made a $1,500 campaign contribution to a Democratic state senator who had ...and more » Monkey puzzles and lawmakers: make 'em take the pledge!

July 28, 2017
Chaffey BreezeMonkey puzzles and lawmakers: make 'em take the pledge!State Sen. Dick Saslaw (D-35) has gotten a whopping $298,000 from Dominion; Adam Ebbin (D-30), $11,000; Barbara Favola (D-31), $8,000; Janet Howell (D-32), $47,000; Jennifer Wexton (D-33), $3,000; Scott Surovell (D-36), $12,000; Dave Marsden (D-37 ...Top 10 Hedge Funds Holding D - Slide 1 of 10 - Holdings ChannelHoldings ChannelDominion Energy Inc. - D - Stock Price Today - ZacksZacks Investment Researchall 135 news articles »

WTOP: Changes to trespass towing rule fail after Va. senator miscasts vote

February 1, 2017
A bill to change trespass towing rules in Northern Virginia fell in the state Senate Tuesday when a single senator miscast his vote from across the room. Dave Marsden's bill had the support of towing companies and the Arlington Chamber of Commerce ...and more » Fairfax County tells state that school funding is top priority

January 13, 2017
Fairfax County Board of Supervisors Chairman Sharon Bulova addresses the county's General Assembly delegation, including Del. Mark Sickles, Senator Barbara Favola, Del. Vivian Watts, and Senator Dave Marsden. ANGELA WOOLSEY/FAIRFAX COUNTY ...and more »

C-VILLE Weekly: 'Life-changing': Medical marijuana inches toward desperate families

March 22, 2017
'Life-changing': Medical marijuana inches toward desperate families?Within 10 minutes we heard from Senator [Dave] Marsden,? says Collins. ?He said, 'This is ridiculous.'? In 2015, the General Assembly passed an affirmative defense law, which offered a small protection for those who had a certificate issued by a ...

These are all of the video clips of Dave Marsden’s remarks on the floor of the Senate since 2009. There are 202 video clips in all.