Delegate Lee Ware (R-Powhatan)

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65: Counties of Chesterfield (part), Fluvanna (part), Goochland (part), and Powhatan [map]
Took Office
January 1998
Next Election
November 2017
Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources, Commerce and Labor, Finance (Chair), Rules
Copatroning Habits
61% of bills he copatroned were introduced by Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 75% of them are Republicans. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that he also copatroned, 59% of them are Republicans.
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Bills Passed
55% in 2017
Campaign Contributions
cash on hand (December 1969 report)
Recent Mentions in the Media

Chesterfield Observer: County has grand plans for megasite

September 6, 2017
ASH DANIEL McAuliffe, House of Delegates Speaker Designee Kirk Cox, R-Colonial Heights, and Del. Lee Ware, R-Powhatan, joined members of the Board of Supervisors to christen the project as an economic coup for Chesterfield. ?Basically, we're trading ... Powhatan supervisors, Del. Lee Ware talk realistic goals

September 30, 2016
POWHATAN ? The Powhatan County Board of Supervisors and Del. Lee Ware, R-65, had a frank discussion last week about the state of Virginia and how the priorities of the local leaders can fit into the larger picture. Ware met with the supervisors on ... In his day job, he guards Virginia lawmakers. Now he wants to beat one for a seat in the House of Delegates

July 22, 2017
For 12 years, Francis Stevens has kept a lookout for potential threats to public order at the epicenter of Virginia's state government. While on patrol or manning a post as a Capitol Police officer, he can't help but watch what the politicians he ... At request of Richmond-area knife club, Virginia lawmakers consider easing switchblade ban

January 23, 2017
?Like people collect stamps, these people collect automatic knives,? said Del. R. Lee Ware Jr., R-Powhatan, whose bill to allow Virginians to carry concealed switchblades for work and recreational purposes is on its way to a full vote in the House of ...and more »

WVTF: One of Virginia's Most Powerful Politicians is Stepping Down

February 20, 2017
One of Virginia's Most Powerful Politicians is Stepping DownVirginia House of Delegates speaker, William Howell, R-Stafford, center, shakes the hand of Del Lee Ware, R-Powahatan, right, during opening ceremonies at the start of the 2016 Virginia General Assembly at the Capitol in Richmond. Credit Steve Helber / ...and more »

These are all of the video clips of Lee Ware’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2009. There are 174 video clips in all.