April 21, 2014

Rep. Scott Rigell (R-Va.)

  • District: 2nd District, Southeast -- Virginia Beach, part of Newport News, Eastern Shore
  • Residence: Virginia Beach
  • Born: May 28, 1960; Titusville, Fla.
  • Religion: Protestant
  • Family: Wife, Teri Rigell; four children
  • Education: Brevard Community College, A.A. 1981; Mercer U., B.B.A 1983 (management); Regent U., M.B.A. 1990
  • Military Service: Marine Corps Reserve 1978-84
  • Political Highlights: Va. Motor Vehicle Dealer Board, 1995-99; U.S. House, 2011-present
  • Elected: Elected: 2010 (2nd term)
  • Committee Assignments: Armed Services (Readiness; Seapower & Projection Forces); Budget
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State Information: 2nd District, Southeast -- Virginia Beach, part of Newport News, Eastern Shore

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general Scott Rigell (R) 166,231 53.8%
Paul Hirschbiel (D) 142,548 46.1%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 50% Mitt Romney: 49%
2008 Barack Obama: 51% John McCain: 48%