Del. Alex Askew (D-Virginia Beach)

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Party
Democratic
District
95: Cities of Norfolk (part) and Virginia Beach (part)
Took Office
January 2020
Next Election
November 2025
Website
Copatroning Habits
91% of bills he has copatroned were introduced by Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of his bills, 96% of them are Democrats. Of all of his fellow copatrons of the bills that he copatroned, 76% of them are Democrats.
Partisanship
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Bills Passed
30.8% in 2024
Recent Mentions in the Media

Virginia Scope: United Daughters of the Confederacy watched the House vote to remove their tax exemption

February 27, 2024 | 3:00 am
  

The Roanoke Star: Sens. Head / Suetterlein Split On Tax Status for Historic Confederacy Organizations

February 23, 2024 | 3:00 am
  

WRIC ABC 8News: Senate passes bill to strip United Daughters of the Confederacy, other Confederate organizations of tax breaks

February 20, 2024 | 3:00 am
  

13newsnow.com WVEC: State Democratic candidates discuss gun violence at campaign event

September 29, 2023 | 3:00 am
  

The Virginian-Pilot: House District 95 candidate: Alex Askew – The Virginian-Pilot

September 21, 2023 | 3:00 am
  

Bills

  • HB409: Election of certain governing bodies; conversion to single-member districts.
  • HB410: Virginia Beach, City of; amending charter, transition of city council.
  • HB561: Annual school safety audits; items to be reviewed.
  • HB563: Classified instructional support staff; definition, procedure for adjusting grievances.
  • HB564: Public schools; classified instructional support staff, competitive compensation, biennial review.
  • HB565: Voter registration; registration of Department of Motor Vehicles customers, automatic update.
  • HB566: SCHEV; membership to include representative of a historically black college or university.
  • HB567: Electric vehicle charging stations; requirement for certain developments.
  • HB568: Tax exemptions; Confederacy organizations.
  • HB596: Fisheries Innovation for Sustainable Harvest Fund; established.
  • HB1284: Firefighters and emergency medical services; collective bargaining by providers, definitions.
  • HB1292: Income tax, state; subtraction for professional firefighter pension.
  • HB1452: State agencies and their appointing authorities; diversity, equity, and inclusion strategic plans.
  • HJ25: Historically black colleges and universities; joint subcommittee to study challenges faced, etc.
  • HB794: Flood Insurance Fund; established, low-income Virginians.
  • HB1822: Health insurance; cost-sharing payments for prescription asthma inhalers.
  • HB1822: Health insurance; cost-sharing payments for prescription asthma inhalers.
  • HB1823: Public schools, child day programs, and certain other programs; carbon monoxide detectors required.
  • HB1823: Public schools, child day programs, and certain other programs; carbon monoxide detectors required.
  • HB1824: Virginia Residential Property Disclosure Act; required disclosures for buyer to beware, mold.
  • HB1824: Virginia Residential Property Disclosure Act; required disclosures for buyer to beware, mold.
  • HB1825: Virginia Beach Sports or Entertainment Project; amends provisions related to bond issuance.
  • HB1977: Unemployment compensation; overpayments due to administrative error.
  • HB1993: State agencies and their appointing authorities; diversity, equity, and inclusion strategic plans.
  • HB1993: State agencies and their appointing authorities; diversity, equity, and inclusion strategic plans.
  • HB2085: Emergency Services and Disaster Law; local and interjurisdictional emergency operations plans.
  • HB2085: Emergency Services and Disaster Law; local and interjurisdictional emergency operations plans.
  • HR242: Celebrating the life of Gabrielle Elizabeth Aldea.
  • HR282: Commending Mona Gunn.
  • HR283: Celebrating the life of Yvonne Leonard.
  • HR767: Celebrating the life of Michael Brian Painter.
  • HR772: Commending Virginia Task Force 2.
  • HR773: Commending Kimberly Nurse.
  • HR774: Commending Joann Albergo Mancuso.
  • HB783: Workers' compensation; presumption of compensability for certain diseases.
  • HB793: Persons on conditional release; tracking device, penalty.
  • HB794: Flood Insurance Fund; established, low-income Virginians.
  • HB797: Local school boards; lead testing, report, parental notification.
  • HB799: Child day programs; lead testing, potable water, effective date.
  • HB804: Virginia Diverse Educator Scholarship Fund and Program; established.
  • HB1342: Virginia Residential Property Disclosure Act; required disclosures, lead pipe.
  • HB1344: Teacher licensure; written reprimand, suspension.
  • HB1401: Landlord and tenant; remedy for unlawful ouster, ex parte issuance of order to recover possession.
  • HB1638: Institutional racial segregation and discrimination; repeals several Acts.
  • HB1726: Hampton Roads Regional Transit Program and Fund; created, transit funding.
  • HB5098: Hate crimes; falsely summoning or giving false reports to law-enforcement officials, penalty.
  • HR614: Commending New Jerusalem Ministries International.