Delegate John A. Cox (R-Ashland)

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Party
Republican
District
55: Counties of Caroline (part), Hanover (part), and Spotsylvania (part) [map]
Took Office
January 2010
Left Office
January 2014
Website
votejohncox.com
Copatroning Habits
88% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 92% of them are Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 73% of them are Republicans.
Partisanship
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Campaign Contributions
$21,773.52 cash on hand (May 2013 report)
Top 10 Donors
Altria Client Services, Inc. LAWFIRM Richmond $500
AT&T Services, Inc. Telecommunications NJ $500
Republic Services, Inc. Waste disposal AZ $250

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Recent Mentions in the Media

Washington Post: More bike legislation scuttled by Virginia lawmakers

March 5, 2014
That was in large part because of former delegate John A. Cox, the onetime chairman of the panel and a longtime opponent of new road regulations for bikes. (He once ... Cox retired last year, and this session, a member of House Republican leadership, Del.and more »

Washington Post (blog): McDonnell pumped for Romney energy plan

September 28, 2012
Ryan McDougle (R-Hanover), station owner Randy Seibert and Del. John A. Cox (R-Hanover) look on. (Laura Vozzella/The Washington Post) Pump No. 7 at the suburban Richmond Shell station, known as 'Berts Buck Stop, was the place to be Friday morning ...

WTVR: How lawmakers voted in judicial election of Thorne-Begland

May 15, 2012
At 1:13 a.m. , Del. Jennifer McClellan (D ? Richmond) announced lawmakers voted down Begland's nomination 33-31 with 10 abstentions. He needed 51 votes. There were 40 judicial appointments up for vote, and all but four passed almost unanimously, with ...and more »

TriCities.com: Va. lawmakers OK measure to bar abortion coverage

April 3, 2013
Sen John Watkins, R-Powhatan, left, speaks about the abortion funding amendment offered by the governor as in the background, from left are Sens. Stephen D. Newman, R-Lynchburg, Senate Minority Leader Richard L. Saslaw, D-Fairfax, Ralph Smith, ...and more »

Greater Greater Washington: Do we need a name for anti-bike-ism?

February 18, 2010
Bicycle advocates were surprised and disappointed that Virginia legislators, particularly Republicans, defeated a seemingly innocuous measure to change Virginia's standard for drivers passing cyclists from 2 to 3 feet, to match the practice in most states.and more »

These are all of the video clips of John A. Cox’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2009. There are 43 video clips in all.

Bills

  • HB1236: License plates, special; issuance to members and former members of U.S. Army Rangers.
  • HB1358: Law-enforcement officer; impersonating local, etc., law-enforcement officer is Class 1 misdemeanor.
  • HB1453: Public utility company vehicles; extension of loads beyond front of vehicles.
  • HB2077: Motor carrier and commercial drivers; amends several licensing laws, etc.
  • HJ545: Celebrating the life of the Reverend Robert Lee Burruss, Sr.
  • HJ546: Commending Sue Forbes Watson.
  • HJ552: K-9 Veterans Day; designating as March 13, 2013, and each succeeding year thereafter.
  • HJ553: Celebrating the life of William Francis Harris, Jr.
  • HJ556: Celebrating the life of Ira L. Andrews III.
  • HJ561: Commemorating the 40th anniversary of Secretariat's Triple Crown triumph.
  • HJ702: Celebrating the life of Robert W. Farmer.
  • HJ703: Celebrating the life of Charles William Baltz, Jr.
  • HJ704: Commending Will Woodward.
  • HJ705: Commending the Reverend Robert Thompson.
  • HJ787: Commending the Hanover County Sheriff's Office.
  • HB351: Party identification on ballots; gives candidates in local elections option.
  • HB352: Emergency management plans; victims' rights.
  • HB353: Motor carrier and commercial driver's licensing; amends several licensing laws.
  • HB1236: License plates, special; issuance to members and former members of U.S. Army Rangers.
  • HJ60: Celebrating the life of Charles Glenn Rosemond III.
  • HJ61: Commending the Randolph-Macon College volleyball team.
  • HJ268: Commending the Clay Springs Ruritan Club.
  • HJ294: Celebrating the life of Russell V. Palmore, Jr.
  • HJ301: Commending the Right Reverend David Colin Jones.
  • HJ302: Commending Ashland Boy Scout Troop No. 700.
  • HJ334: Commending Carroll LaHaye.
  • HR517: Commending J. Harwood Cochrane.
  • HB1551: Parking; regulation of certain vehicles in Hanover County.
  • HB1552: Concealed handgun permits; amends language relating to issuance of de facto permits.
  • HB1945: Motor carriers; regulation by DMV.
  • HB1946: Commercial vehicles; prohibits driving on left-most lanes of certain interstate highways.
  • HB1947: Right to enter on land; removes requirement for notice of intent be sent by certified mail.
  • HB2039: Construction management; limits use of at-risk method for building construction projects.
  • HB2403: Oversize and overweight permits; Transportation Board has authority to limit control on highways.
  • HB2486: Impaired waters; requires plan developed and implemented to restore waters be controlling.
  • HJ505: Commending V. Stuart Cook.
  • HJ506: Celebrating the life of Albert L. Hobbs, Jr.
  • HJ519: Commending David P. Klisz.
  • HJ520: Celebrating the life of Daniel Price.
  • HJ617: Auditor of Public Accounts; joint committee to study method of selecting.
  • HJ628: Commending Daren Gardner.
  • HJ700: Commending Winns Baptist Church on the occasion of its 235th anniversary.
  • HB384: Income tax, individual; reporting requirements.
  • HJ98: Constitutional amendment; recall of elected officers (first reference).
  • HJ162: Celebrating the life of Richard Lewis Shelton.
  • HJ166: Commending Lizzie Powell.
  • HJ393: Commending the Fork Church on the occasion of its 275th anniversary.
  • HJ448: Commending Patrick Henry High School on the occasion of its 50th anniversary.