Delegate Mike Watson (R-Williamsburg)

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93: Counties of James City (part) and York (part); Cities of Newport News (part) and Williamsburg [map]
Took Office
January 2012
Left Office
January 2014
Copatroning Habits
91% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 86% of them are Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 72% of them are Republicans.
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Campaign Contributions
$109,288.21 cash on hand (May 2013 report)
Top 10 Donors
Realtors PAC of Virginia Political Action Committee N/A $0

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Recent Mentions in the Media

Austin American-Statesman: Area all-district boys basketball honorees

March 30, 2015
Second team: Cameron Ivey, soph., Akins; Andrew Foster, jr., Anderson; Colin Frame, jr., Anderson; Nick Perez, sr., Austin High; Dayante McClellan, soph., Del Valle; Malcolm Greene, soph., Del Valle; Jerome Scaturro, sr., Hays; Nate Alvarado, sr., Hays ...

Virginia Gazette: Monty Mason makes campaign to retain 93rd House of Delegates seat official

March 27, 2015
As an example, according to data from the Virginia Department of Elections, in 2013 Mason beat incumbent Republican Delegate Mike Watson by 1,058 votes districtwide. His margin in ... Abbott beat 20-year incumbent Del. Phil Hamilton in 2009. That race ...and more »

Australian Olympic Committee: Makeshift pairing snatch gold in Perth

March 29, 2015
In the men's event Australian top seeds Chris McHugh and Bo Soderberg proved too strong for New Zealand's Mike Watson and Sam O'Dea, winning in straight sets. Artacho del Solar and Palmer won the opening set, 21-16, but then Bawden and Clancy ...

Virginia Gazette: Conservative groups line up against tax increases in James City County

March 27, 2015
The Family Foundation primarily deals with social issues, among them a strong anti-abortion stance. Freund said the group has often rallied against tax increases in the General Assembly. It also has local ties. Roger Pogge, husband of Del. Brenda Pogge ...and more »

Williamsburg Yorktown Daily: Mason Files Paperwork to Seek Second Term in House of Delegates

March 26, 2015
?I'm excited to run again and would be honored to serve another term as Delegate.? Mason serves on two ... He received 12,132 votes and defeated incumbent Republican Mike Watson with 52 percent of the more than 23,000 votes cast. Mason works as a ...

These are all of the video clips of Mike Watson’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2012. There are 15 video clips in all.


  • HB1439: Background checks; children's residential facilities regulated by Department of Juvenile Justice.
  • HB1579: James River, Historic Lower; allows consideration of construction of new utility infrastructure.
  • HB1602: Virginia Workforce Council; annual informational brochure for 11th grade students, public hs.
  • HB1671: Alcoholic beverage control; exemption from tied house restriction for one out-of-state winery.
  • HB1767: Machinery and Equipment Donation Grant Program; established.
  • HB2094: Virginia Longitudinal Data System and Advisory Council; established, report.
  • HB2198: Commercial credit reporting; penalty for violations.
  • HB2300: Alcoholic beverage control; tied house exception.
  • HJ562: Commending the Jamestown High School boys' soccer team.
  • HJ618: Commending First Night Williamsburg.
  • HJ736: Commending the General Society of the Sons of the Revolution.
  • HJ807: Commending the William and Mary ice hockey team.
  • HJ922: Celebrating the life of Ralph Michael Della Ratta.
  • HJ954: Commending John C. Jamison.
  • HJ955: Commending Williamsburg Regional Library.
  • HJ956: Commending the Hunter Smith Family Foundation.
  • HJ957: Commending Vangelis Dimopoulos.
  • HB581: Retail Sales and Use Tax; clarifies amount of revenue authorized tourism project is entitled.
  • HB582: VITA; excludes procurement of information technology and telecommunications goods and services.
  • HB583: Mobile infrared transmitters; allows local governments to use devices to change traffic lights.
  • HB584: Highway median maintenance; VDOT to enter into agreements with local governments.
  • HB1144: Contractors, Board for; waiver of license requirement for Habitat for Humanity.
  • HB1177: Virginia Energy Plan; adds to list of State's energy objectives.
  • HJ96: Summer flounder; Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission to allow options for harvest.
  • HR597: Commending Williamsburg-James City County Public Schools Robotics Team 4394.