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  Robb, Charles S. "Chuck"
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AffiliationDemocratic  
 
NameCharles S. "Chuck" Robb
Address5838C North Kings Highway
Alexandria, Virginia 22303, United States
EmailNone
WebsiteNone
Born June 26, 1939 (80 years)
Contributornystate63
Last ModifedBarack O-blame-a
Feb 26, 2013 07:10pm
Tags Caucasian - Moderate-to-Liberal - Anti School Vouchers - Health Care Reform - Pro Free Trade - Pro-Affirmative Action - Pro-Choice - Pro-Missile Defense - Married - U.S. Marine Corps - Christian - Episcopalian - Protestant - Straight -
InfoROBB, Charles Spittal, (son-in-law of Lyndon Baines Johnson), a Senator from Virginia; born in Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz., June 26, 1939; graduated public school in Fairfax, Va.; attended Cornell University, graduated from the University of Wisconsin, Madison 1961; received law degree from University of Virginia 1973; United States Marine Corps 1961-1970; law clerk, U.S. Court of Appeals 1973-1974; began private practice of law in 1974; Lieutenant Governor of Virginia 1978-1982; Governor of Virginia 1982-1986; resumed the practice of law in Virginia; elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate in 1988; reelected in 1994 and served from January 3, 1989, to January 3, 2001; unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 2000; chairman, Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee (One Hundred Second Congress); distinguished professor of law and public policy, George Mason University 2001-; appointed by President George W. Bush as co-chair, Commission on Intelligence Capabilities of the United States Regarding Weapons of Mass Destruction 2004-2005; is a resident of McLean, Va.

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DISCUSSION
Importance? 9.40000 Average

FAMILY
Wife Lynda Johnson Robb 00, 1967-
Father In-Law Lyndon Baines Johnson 1908-1973
Mother In-Law Claudia "Lady Bird" Johnson 1912-2007

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RACES
  11/07/2000 VA US Senate Lost 47.68% (-4.58%)
  11/08/1994 VA US Senate Won 45.61% (+2.73%)
  06/14/1994 VA US Senate - D Primary Won 57.90% (+23.98%)
  04/16/1994 VA US Senate - D Convention Won 49.86% (+27.82%)
  11/08/1988 VA US Senate Won 71.25% (+42.56%)
  11/03/1981 VA Governor Won 53.52% (+7.11%)
  11/08/1977 VA Lt. Governor Won 54.24% (+8.48%)
  06/14/1977 VA Lt. Governor - D Primary Won 39.04% (+6.07%)
ENDORSEMENTS
VA Constitutional Amendment - Ban on Same-Sex Marriage/Civil Unions - Nov 07, 2006 NO No
VA US Senate - D Primary - Jun 13, 2006 D Jim Webb
Second Circuit Court Judge - Oct 02, 1998 I Sonia Sotomayor
U.S. Surgeon General - Feb 10, 1998 D David M. Satcher
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Jul 29, 1994 D Stephen G. Breyer
U.S. Surgeon General - Sep 07, 1993 D M. Joycelyn Elders
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Aug 03, 1993 D Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Oct 15, 1991 R Clarence Thomas
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Oct 02, 1990 R David Souter
VA US President - D Primary - Mar 08, 1988 D Al Gore
US President - D Primaries - Jul 01, 1988 D Al Gore
US President - D Primaries - Jul 01, 1984 D John Glenn