VA Senate District 23

District Includes: Campbell County (Part), Botetourt County (All), Craig County (All), Bedford County (Part), Roanoke County (Part), Lynchburg City (Part)

State Senator: Steve Newman (since 1996)

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Steven Nelson

Current Position: Virginia sales manager, US Law Shield

Affiliation: Other

Candidate: 2019 State Senator VA Senate District 21

Overview: N/A

Steve Newman

Current Position: State Senator for VA Senate District 23 since 1996

Former Positions: State Delegate from 1991 – 1995; Lynchburg City Council

Affiliation: Republican


Steve Newman is the author of many bills of importance to Central Virginia including Governor McDonnell’s entire Education Package in the 2010 General Assembly. H has served on the Governor’s Higher Education Reform Commission 2010 and co-sponsored the resulting bill in the Virginia Senate. Newman has been rated as one of Virginia’s most pro-job and pro-business Senate members

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