July 22, 2014

Rep. Rob Wittman (R-Va.)

  • District: 1st District, East -- Fredericksburg, Williamsburg
  • Residence: Montross
  • Born: February 3, 1959; Washington, D.C.
  • Religion: Episcopalian
  • Family: Wife, Kathryn Wittman; two children
  • Education: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State U., B.S. 1981 (biology); U. of North Carolina, M.P.H. 1990 (health policy and administration); Virginia Commonwealth U., Ph.D. 2002 (public policy and administration)
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: Montross Town Council, 1986-96 (mayor 1992-96); Westmoreland County Board of Supervisors, 1996-2005 (chairman 2004-05); Va. House, 2006-07; U.S. House, 2007-present
  • Elected: Elected: 2007 (3rd full term)
  • Committee Assignments: Armed Services (Readiness - Chairman; Seapower & Projection Forces); Natural Resources (Energy & Mineral Resources; Fisheries, Wildlife, Oceans & Insular Affairs)
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State Information: 1st District, East -- Fredericksburg, Williamsburg

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general Rob Wittman (R) 200,845 56.3%
Adam Cook (D) 147,036 41.2%
G. Parker (IGREEN) 8,308 2.3%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 46% Mitt Romney: 53%
2008 Barack Obama: 47% John McCain: 52%