Del. Lee Carter (D-Manassas)

Photo of Lee J. Carter
Party
Democratic
District
50: County of Prince William (part); City of Manassas [map]
Took Office
January 2018
Next Election
November 2019
Committees
Finance, Militia, Police and Public Safety
Website
carterforvirginia.com
Twitter
@carterforva
Copatroning Habits
79% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 93% of them are Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 76% of them are Democrats.
Partisanship
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Bills Passed
0% in 2018
Recent Mentions in the Media

The Washington Post: A Virginia politician?s novel approach to personal scandal: Tell all before opponents do

October 19, 2018
  The history of American politics abounds with examples of leaders sunk by scandal, the dark details excavated by their enemies. Lee J. Carter, a Virginia state ...

The Washington Post: Virginia House approves $750 million in Amazon subsidies after 9 minutes of debate.

January 28, 2019
  The Virginia House spent just nine minutes in debate Monday before voting overwhelmingly to give Amazon up to $750 million in subsidies over 15 years for the ...

Virginia Mercury: Why did Del. Lee Carter tell all last month on Twitter? To beat opponents to the punch.

October 19, 2018
  Del. Lee Carter, D-Manassas, spent a Friday evening in September on his couch, tweeting every campaign manager's worst nightmare, The Washington Post ...

Prince William Times: Del. Lee Carter wants to repeal Virginia's right-to-work law

January 18, 2019
  Del. Lee Carter, the only self-described Democratic Socialist in the Virginia General Assembly, is sponsoring legislation to repeal the state's right-to-work law, ...

Chicago Sun-Times: Candid Virginia candidate voluntarily airs dirty laundry

October 19, 2018
  FALLS CHURCH, Va. ? State delegate Lee Carter wants you to know that he is in the midst of his third divorce, can't hold a job, lobbed homophobic insults ...

Bills

  • HB1747: Workers' compensation; retaliatory discharge of employee.
  • HB1748: Workers' compensation; employer to notify employee of intent.
  • HB1749: Workers' compensation; foreign injuries.
  • HB1750: Workers' compensation; coverage for certain employees.
  • HB1754: Digital devices; deactivation or alteration of embedded software.
  • HB1755: Broadband services; prohibited features.
  • HB1757: Minimum wage; tipped employees, classification.
  • HB1761: State correctional facilities; procurement by public bodies of articles produced or manufactured.
  • HB1762: Worker cooperatives; established as a category of cooperative associations.
  • HB1764: Government employees; strikes.
  • HB1806: Right to work; union shops and agency shops.
  • HB2373: Marijuana; legalization of simple marijuana possession, penalty.
  • HB2663: Watercraft sales and use tax; eliminates cap and reduces rate.
  • HB2725: Credit unions; authorizes localities and political subdivisions to hold public deposits.
  • HJ609: Health care spending in the Commonwealth; JLARC to study.
  • HR213: Commending the Greater Manassas Baseball League 8U Lady Cavalry Blue and Gray Team.
  • HR382: Commending the Greater Manassas Baseball League 8U Lady Cavalry Blue & Gray Team.
  • HR456: Commending the Abraham Lincoln Brigade.
  • HB460: Workers' compensation; retaliatory discharge of employee.
  • HB461: Workers' compensation; employer to notify employee of intent to accept or deny claim.
  • HB462: Workers' compensation; foreign injuries.
  • HB463: Meal breaks for employees; civil penalty.
  • HB464: Pedestrians; drivers yielding the right-of-way.
  • HB465: Watercraft; increases sales and use tax rate.
  • HB466: Payday loans & motor vehicle title loans; purchase from federally chartered financial institution.
  • HB467: Coal ash; recycling or reuse.
  • HB468: Digital devices; deactivation or alteration of embedded software.
  • HB705: Broadband services; prohibited features.
  • HJ124: Health care spending; JLARC to study.
  • HJ125: Universal health care; JLARC to study cost of implementing.
  • HJ194: Commending Helen Sorto Zurita.
  • HJ195: Commending Joyce Entremont.