District Includes: Chesapeake City (Part), Virginia Beach City (Part), Isle of Wight County (Part), Southampton County (Part), Franklin City (Part), Portsmouth City (Part), Suffolk City (Part)
State Senator: John Cosgrove
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Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 14
Former Positions: State Delegate for VA House District 78 from 2008 – 2013; Chesapeake City Council from 2004 – 2008
A retired Naval Officer who has served many years in elected office, Senator John Cosgrove has spent his life in service to his community, state, and nation. John was elected to the Senate in a special election in 2013 after serving four years on Chesapeake City Council followed by twelve years in the House of Delegates.
In Richmond, John has been a leader on issues related to transportation, technology, and military affairs. John’s record of service and tireless work in his district make him an effective advocate for the needs of South Hampton Roads.