Patrick A. Hope
|Patrick A. Hope|
|Hope in 2010|
|Member of the Virginia House of Delegates
from the 47th district
January 13, 2010
|Preceded by||Albert C. Eisenberg|
March 6, 1972 |
San Antonio, Texas
|Spouse(s)||Kristen Anne Satariano|
|Alma mater||St. Mary's University, Texas|
|Committees||Courts of Justice; Health Welfare and Institutions|
Patrick A. Hope (born March 6, 1972) is an American politician. Since 2010, he has served in the Virginia House of Delegates, representing the 47th district in Arlington County, outside Washington, D.C. Hope is a member of the Democratic Party.
Early life and education
Hope was born in San Antonio. He attended St. Mary's University there, receiving a B.A. degree in 1993. He then moved to Washington to attend the Catholic University of America, where he received an M.A. in 1996 and a J.D. from the Columbus School of Law in 2001.
House of Delegates
Hope has served on the House committees on Courts of Justice (2010–2011), Health, Welfare and Institutions (2010–), and Militia, Police and Public Safety (2012–).
Hope won a five-way Democratic primary in June 2009 to replace retiring Delegate Al Eisenberg as the 47th district delegate. The following November, he won the general election with almost 64% of the vote against two opponents.
|Virginia House of Delegates, 47th district|
|Jun 9, 2009||Democratic primary||Patrick A. Hope||2,947||36.60|
|Alan E. Howze||1,553||19.28|
|Adam J. Parkhomenko||1,388||17.24|
|Miles F. Grant||1,136||14.11|
|Nov 3, 2009||General||Patrick A. Hope||Democratic||13,540||63.54|
|Eric J. Brescia||Republican||6,758||31.71|
|Joshua F. Ruebner||Green||981||4.60|
|Al Eisenberg retired; seat stayed Democratic|
|Nov 8, 2011||General||Patrick A. Hope||Democratic||12,101||96.87|
- "Bio for Patrick A. Hope". Virginia House of Delegates. Retrieved 2013-06-04.
- "Legislative Information System". Virginia General Assembly. Retrieved 2013-06-04.
- "2009 June Democratic Primary Official Results". Virginia State Board of Elections. Retrieved 2013-06-04.
- "November 2009 General Election Official Results". Virginia State Board of Elections. Retrieved 2013-06-04.
- "November 2011 General Election Official Results". Virginia State Board of Elections. Retrieved 2013-06-04.
- "Patrick Hope". Virginia Public Access Project. (campaign finance)
- "Delegate Patrick Hope (D-Arlington)". Richmond Sunlight.
- "Election Results". Virginia State Board of Elections.
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