Sen. George Barker (D-Alexandria)

Photo of George Barker
39: Fairfax County (Part), Prince William County (Part), Alexandria City (Part) [map]
Took Office
January 2008
Next Election
November 2019
Education and Health, Finance, General Laws and Technology
Copatroning Habits
68% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 69% 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
36.4% in 2017
Campaign Contributions
cash on hand (December 1969 report)

Associate director of the Health Systems Agency of Northern Virginia. Holds a BA and an MS from Harvard. Married with two grown children.

Recent Mentions in the Media

Virginia Senate puts off budget, Medicaid debate:

May 22, 2018
  WTOPLive Blog: Virginia Senate Debates Medicaid Expansion [UPDATED with Video of Unhinged, Extreme GOP Tirades]  Blue Virginia (press release) (blog)Full coverage

A second hospital tax emerges as Senate struggles with budget:

May 15, 2018
  Richmond.comFull coverage

No budget votes at Senate Finance Committee:

May 15, 2018
  Daily PressFull coverage

Will Virginia really expand Medicaid? Fairfax delegation says 'yes':

April 27, 2018
  Fairfaxtimes.comFull coverage

Virginia Is On The Verge Of Giving Health Coverage To 400000, But There's A Catch:

May 1, 2018
  HuffPostFull coverage

From the Legislator’s Website

These are all of the video clips of George Barker’s remarks on the floor of the Senate since 2009. There are 199 video clips in all.