Virginia

Virginia is a U.S. state with two senators in the United States Senate and 11 representatives in the United States House of Representatives.

Each state elects two senators for staggered 6-year terms. Senators represent the entire state. Virginia’s senators are:

Senior Senator

Mark Warner

Democrat
Took Office: Jan 6, 2009
Next Election: 2020
Junior Senator

Timothy Kaine

Democrat
Took Office: Jan 3, 2013
Next Election: 2018

The United States is divided into 435 congressional districts, each with a population of about 710,000 individuals. Each district elects a representative to the House for a two-year term. Representatives are also called congressmen/congresswomen.

Virginia’s representatives are:

1st District

Robert Wittman

Republican
Took Office: Dec 13, 2007
Caroline County, King and Queen ...
2nd District

Edward “Scott” Rigell

Republican
Took Office: Jan 5, 2011
Accomack County, Northampton County, Virginia ...
3rd District

Robert “Bobby” Scott

Democrat
Took Office: Jan 5, 1993
Surry County, Charles City County, ...
4th District

Randy Forbes

Republican
Took Office: Jun 26, 2001
Southampton County, Dinwiddie County, Sussex ...
5th District

Robert Hurt

Republican
Took Office: Jan 5, 2011
Pittsylvania County, Halifax County, Albemarle ...
6th District

Bob Goodlatte

Republican
Took Office: Jan 5, 1993
Augusta County, Rockingham County, Rockbridge ...
7th District

David “Dave” Brat

Republican
Took Office: Nov 12, 2014
Louisa County, Hanover County, Culpeper ...
8th District

Donald Beyer

Democrat
Took Office: Jan 6, 2015
Arlington County, Arlington, Mason Neck, ...
9th District

Morgan Griffith

Republican
Took Office: Jan 5, 2011
Washington County, Scott County, Tazewell ...
10th District

Barbara Comstock

Republican
Took Office: Jan 6, 2015
Loudoun County, Frederick County, Clarke ...
11th District

Gerald Connolly

Democrat
Took Office: Jan 6, 2009
Reston, Cherry Hill, Marumsco, Fairfax ...