Senator Jennifer Wexton (D-Leesburg)

Photo of Jennifer Wexton
Party
Democratic
District
33: Fairfax County (Part), Loudoun County (Part) [map]
Took Office
January 2014
Next Election
November 2019
Age
48
Website
senatorwexton.com
Copatroning Habits
66% of bills she copatroned were introduced by Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of her bills, 66% of them are Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that she also copatroned, 57% of them are Democrats.
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Bills Passed
18.9% in 2016
Campaign Contributions
cash on hand (December 1969 report)
Recent Mentions in the Media

Loudoun Now: Wexton, Minchew Provide General Assembly Update in Leesburg

February 6, 2017
Residents filled the community meeting room at Rust Library on Saturday to hear a legislative update from Sen. Jennifer Wexton and Del. J. Randall Minchew. However, both legislators said it was unlikely the issue would be addressed during this year's ...and more »

The Daily Progress: Editorial: Bills protect children, don't restrict religion

February 20, 2017
Editorial: Bills protect children, don't restrict religionThis year, Sen. Jennifer Wexton, a Loudoun County Democrat, and Del. Robert Orrock Sr., a Caroline County Republican, have introduced legislation that extend the toughened background check rules to religious institutions. The bills have passed both ...

The Loudoun Tribune: Wexton, Minchew Differ on Education, Social Issues

February 4, 2017
Virginia state Sen. Jennifer Wexton (D-33) and Del. Randy Minchew (R-10) highlighted the divide on several major issues facing the General Assembly in the 2017 session. Speaking at a forum at the Rust Library in Leesburg on Feb. 4, the Loudoun ...

GayRVA: Senate bill to offer protections for LGBTQs in housing passes first vote with bi-partisan support

January 23, 2017
It's currently legal to deny housing to someone because of who they love or how they identify on the gender spectrum, but not if Senator Jennifer Wexton has anything to say about it. Currently, Virginia's Fair Housing law makes it it is illegal to deny ...

Augusta Free Press: Senate committee kills sick leave, equal pay bills

February 3, 2017
virginia general assembly The Senate Commerce and Labor Committee killed two pro-family bills carried by Senator Jennifer Wexton (D-Loudoun), SB 824 and SB 1080. SB 824 would have allowed working Virginians to earn one hour of paid sick leave for ...

These are all of the video clips of Jennifer Wexton’s remarks on the floor of the Senate since 2014. There are 11 video clips in all.

Bills

  • SB66: Felony homicide; certain drug offenses, accommodation, penalty.
  • SB69: Voter identification; accepted forms of identification.
  • SB601: Child care providers; criminal history background checks.
  • SB698: Dam Safety, Flood Prevention and Protection Assistance Fund; disbursement of moneys.
  • SB822: Virginia Fair Housing Law; unlawful discriminatory housing practices, sexual orientation and gender.
  • SB823: Service of process; multifamily residential real estate and common interest communities.
  • SB824: Sick leave for employees; private employers to give to each full-time employee paid sick days, etc.
  • SB825: New sentencing hearing; abolition of parole.
  • SB826: Voter identification; accepted forms of identification.
  • SB827: Elections; absentee voting by persons age 70 or older.
  • SB828: Family life education; certain curricula and standards of learning.
  • SB829: Alternatives to suspension; Board of Education shall establish guidelines for local school boards.
  • SB848: Naloxone; dispensing for use in opioid overdose reversal, etc.
  • SB892: Absentee voting; deadline for requesting absentee ballot by means other than in person.
  • SB897: Child care providers; criminal history background check; penalty.
  • SB1079: Dam Safety, Flood Prevention and Protection Assistance Fund; disbursement of moneys.
  • SB1080: Equal pay irrespective of sex.
  • SB1081: Divorce or dissolution of marriage; award of life insurance.
  • SB1082: School principals; incident reports.
  • SB1083: Charter; Town of Herndon.
  • SB1084: Herndon, Town of; amending charter, shifts municipal elections from May to November.
  • SB1085: Drivers' licenses, etc.; expiration and renewal of driver credentials.
  • SB1086: In utero exposure to a controlled substance; departments of social services to collect information.
  • SB1208: Electric utilities; community renewable projects.
  • SB1209: Virginia Highway Corporation Act of 1988; powers of State Corporation Commission.
  • SB1210: Unlawful creation of image of another; creates civil action.
  • SB1211: Vehicle license fees and taxes, local; collection by counties and adjoining towns.
  • SB1212: Board of Veterans Services; membership; duties.
  • SB1434: Assisted living facilities and adult day care centers; background checks.
  • SB1514: Parking of certain vehicles; local regulation.
  • SB1549: Abortions; informed written consent.
  • SJ434: Celebrating the life of Charlotte Ann Nurge.
  • SB66: Felony homicide; certain drug offenses, accommodation, penalty.
  • SB67: Virginia Fair Housing Law; unlawful discriminatory housing practices, sexual orientation, etc.
  • SB68: Elections; absentee voting by persons age 65 or older.
  • SB69: Voter identification; accepted forms of identification.
  • SB70: Pendente lite support award; source of award.
  • SB71: Divorce; entry of decrees, maintenance and support of spouses.
  • SB72: Jury trial; scheduling.
  • SB73: Lawyers; client accounts.
  • SB74: Passing stopped school buses; mailing of summons.
  • SB75: Service of process; eliminates prohibition of process on Sunday.
  • SB76: Service of process; common interest communities.
  • SB77: Filing fees; motions to modify custody or visitation orders.
  • SB78: Voluntary boundary agreements within Loudoun County; attachment of GIS map.
  • SB79: Fire or rescue volunteers; mental health treatment, funding by locality.
  • SB80: Tree conservation; adoption of ordinances in Planning District 8.
  • SB272: Service of process, substituted; member of party's household.
  • SB273: Defrauding certain businesses; penalty.
  • SB274: Paid sick days for employees; civil penalties.
  • SB275: Local school boards; transportation agreements with nonpublic schools.
  • SB276: Child protective services, local; reporting.
  • SB277: Northern Virginia Transportation Commission; increases membership.
  • SB278: Child welfare agencies; background checks for volunteers and employees.
  • SB279: School divisions, certain; development of plan to fund and phase in full-day kindergarten.
  • SB280: Herndon, Town of; amending charter, boundary description.
  • SB281: Herndon, Town of; amending charter, removes certain powers of mayor.
  • SB287: Prescription Monitoring Program; reports by dispensers shall be made within 24 hours or next day.
  • SB370: Family life education; child sexual abuse.
  • SB371: Advertisement of legal notices by certain towns.
  • SB407: Onsite sewage systems; conventional and alternative discharging systems, civil penalties.
  • SB421: Children; admissibility of statements in sexual offenses.
  • SB556: Opiate addiction treatment; nonmethadone opioid replacements.
  • SB601: Child care providers; criminal history background checks.
  • SB698: Dam Safety, Flood Prevention and Protection Assistance Fund; disbursement of moneys.
  • SJ11: United States Constitution; Equal Rights Amendment.
  • SJ145: Commending Scott K. York.
  • SJ146: Commending Kristen C. Umstattd.
  • SJ201: Commending Holly Lynne McKinley Schmidt.
  • SB910: Elections; absentee voting by persons age 65 or older.
  • SB911: Child welfare agencies; annual background checks required for employees and volunteers.
  • SB912: Emergency custody orders; temporary firearms restriction orders.
  • SB913: Custody or visitation orders; filing fees.
  • SB914: Sexually violent predator offenses; retention of court case files.
  • SB915: Indecent liberties; venue.
  • SB916: Diploma seals; BOE shall establish criteria for awarding.
  • SB917: Fair Housing Law; unlawful discrimination, sexual orientation or gender identity.
  • SB918: Sex offender registration; verification.
  • SB919: Administrative subpoenas; electronic communication services, sealing of subpoena.
  • SB920: Abortion; removes specific time frame for performance of ultrasound, informed consent.
  • SB921: Northern Virginia Transportation Authority; use of revenues by towns.
  • SB922: Voter identification; accepted forms of identification.
  • SB923: Child support; court may order support for disabled child over age of 18.
  • SB924: General Assembly members; compensation for attendance at conferences.
  • SB934: Sex Offender and Crimes Against Minors Registry; supplement to Registry (Robby's Rule).
  • SB935: Herndon, Town of; amending charter, moves election date of mayor and council.
  • SB937: Aircraft, certain; local regulation.
  • SB1033: Northern Virginia Transportation Authority; increases membership.
  • SB1035: Felony homicide; felony drug offenses; penalty.
  • SB1069: Family day homes, unlicensed, unregistered; notice to Commissioner of Department of Social Services.
  • SB1151: State and local advisory team; expands membership.
  • SB1152: Criminal gang files; DOC to report incarcerated persons.
  • SB1153: Apprenticeship opportunities; online portal.
  • SB1154: Discharge of deleterious substance into state waters; notice.
  • SB1278: Conflict of Interests Act, State and Local Gov't, and General Assembly; prohibited gifts.
  • SB1279: Handheld personal communications devices; use while driving, penalty.
  • SB1281: Administrative Process Act; exemptions for certain industries regulated by DCJS.
  • SB1307: Search warrants; collection of evidence from computers, computer networks, or other device.
  • SB1427: Breastfeeding in public places; mother's right.
  • SB1438: State and local government employees; prohibited use of state funds.
  • SJ234: Dulles Greenway; JLARC to study feasibility of purchasing.
  • SJ328: Commending the Rock Ridge High School marching band.
  • SJ329: Commending the Herndon Woman's Club.
  • SJ330: Celebrating the life of Scott Henry Gustavson.
  • SJ334: Commending the Loudoun County High School volleyball team.
  • SJ336: Celebrating the life of the Honorable Donald W. Devine.
  • SJ345: Commending Eric Betzig, Ph.D.
  • SJ369: Commending Julie Pastor.
  • SJ182: Celebrating the life of Joe S. Ritenour.
  • SJ5078: Commending the Sterling Volunteer Rescue Squad.