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  Goodlatte, Robert W. "Bob"
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<-  2011-01-03  
 
NameRobert W. "Bob" Goodlatte
Address
Roanoke, Virginia , United States
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Born September 22, 1952 (66 years)
ContributorWishful Thinking
Last ModifedIndyGeorgia
Oct 27, 2011 01:43pm
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InfoBob Goodlatte, age 50, was elected to serve as the Sixth District's Congressman in November of 1992. The campaign was his first attempt at public office. He was re-elected to his sixth term in November of 2002.

He is a graduate of Washington and Lee University School of Law, and his undergraduate degree in Government was earned at Bates College in Lewiston, Maine.

Before being elected to Congress, Bob served as former Congressman Caldwell Butler's District Office Manager from 1977 to 1979, where he was responsible for helping folks across the Sixth Congressional District. In 1979, he founded his own private law practice in Roanoke. He was a partner in the law firm of Bird, Kinder and Huffman, working there from 1981 until taking office.


Bob has long been active in his community, serving as President of the Civitan Club of Roanoke, and he's been active with the Parent Teachers Association at his children's public school and with the United Way of the Roanoke Valley.

Bob serves as Chairman of the Agriculture Committee. In addition, Bob serves on the Judiciary Committee and the Select Committee on Homeland Security. On Judiciary, Bob serves on the Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security Subcommittee and as Vice Chairman of the Courts, the Internet, and Intellectual Property Subcommittee. On Homeland Security, Bob serves on the Infrastructure and Border Security Subcommittee and on the Cybersecurity, Science, and Research & Development Subcommittee. Bob is also the co-chair of the Congressional Internet Caucus and Chairman of the House Republican High Tech Working Group.

Bob and Maryellen, his wife of 28 years, live in Roanoke with their two children, Jenny, age 19, and Bobby, age 16.




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RACES
  11/08/2016 VA District 06 Won 66.63% (+33.48%)
  06/14/2016 VA District 06 - R Primary Won 77.92% (+55.83%)
  11/04/2014 VA District 06 Won 74.51% (+62.18%)
  11/06/2012 VA District 06 Won 65.23% (+30.67%)
  06/12/2012 VA District 6 - R Primary Won 66.57% (+33.14%)
  11/02/2010 VA - District 06 Won 76.27% (+63.32%)
  11/04/2008 VA - District 06 Won 61.57% (+24.96%)
  11/07/2006 VA - District 06 Won 75.09% (+62.78%)
  11/02/2004 VA - District 06 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  06/08/2004 VA - District 06 - R Primary Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/05/2002 VA District 6 Won 97.06% (+94.11%)
  11/07/2000 VA District 6 Won 99.26% (+98.52%)
  11/03/1998 VA District 6 Won 69.27% (+38.60%)
  11/05/1996 VA District 6 Won 67.00% (+36.16%)
  11/08/1994 VA District 6 Won 99.85% (+99.70%)
  11/03/1992 VA District 6 Won 60.03% (+20.13%)
ENTERED, DROPPED OUT
  05/19/2018 VA District 06 - R Convention Lost 0.00% (-52.60%)
ENDORSEMENTS
VA State Senate 24 - R Primary - Jun 11, 2019 R Emmett W. Hanger, Jr.
VA Governor - R Primary - Jun 13, 2017 R Ed Gillespie
VA Attorney General - R Convention - May 30, 2009 R John L. Brownlee
US House Majority Leader - Feb 02, 2006 R Roy Blunt
VA Governor - R Primary - Jun 14, 2005 R Jerry W. Kilgore
FEC COMMITTEES
C00257956 BOB GOODLATTE FOR CONGRESS COMMITTEE $ 637782.06