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Several Former Elected GOP Officials Support Mark Warner

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Senator Mark Warner has sent out a list of Republicans who support him for another term. One of those is a local resident. Warner (pictured) has the names of 16 GOP officials who were elected to office at one time. They include the previously announced former U.S. Senator John Warner. Also among the Mark Warner supporters is former State Senator and former Albemarle Sheriff Ed Robb. The other Republicans announcing support for Mark Warner are:
• Vince Callahan – Longest-serving Republican in the Virginia House of Delegates; House Appropriations Committee Chairman; Served 40 Years in the House; McLean.
• Katherine Waddell – Former Independent Delegate; Served 2 Years in the House; Richmond.
• Brandon Bell – Former Republican State Senator; Served 8 Years in the Senate; Roanoke.
• Bob Bloxom – Former Republican Delegate and the First Secretary of Agriculture and Forestry; Served 26 Years in the House; Mappsville.
• Preston Bryant – Former Republican Delegate and Secretary of Natural Resources; Served 10 Years in the House; Lynchburg.
• John Chichester – Former Republican State Senator; Senate Finance Committee Chairman; Served 40 Years in the Senate; Reedville.
• Panny Rhodes – Former Republican Delegate; Served 10 Years in the House; Richmond.
• Jim Dillard – Former Republican Delegate; House Education Committee Chairman and House Appropriations Natural Resources Subcommittee Chairman; Served 32 Years in the House; Fairfax.
• Linwood Holton – Former Republican Governor; Served 4 Year Term; Richmond.
• Clint Miller – Former Republican Delegate; Served 24 Years in the House; Woodstock.
• Russ Potts – Former Republican State Senator; Senate Education and Health Committee Chairman; Served 16 Years in the Senate; Winchester.
• Fred Quayle – Former Republican State Senator; Senate Local Government Committee Chairman; Served 20 Years in the Senate; Suffolk.
• Jack Rollison – Former Republican Delegate; House Transportation Committee Chairman; Served 18 Years in the House; Woodbridge.
• Bob Tata – Former Republican Delegate, House Education Committee Chairman; Served 28 Years in the House; Virginia Beach.

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