Gifts to Legislators

The charts show the number and value of gifts, including meals and trips, given to Virginia legislators in 2004.

Top 10 Recipients

Recipients Number
of gifts
Total value
of gifts
Del. Franklin P. Hall (D-Richmond) 8 $14,578
Sen. Yvonne B. Miller (D-Norfolk) 31 12,489
Sen. Kenneth W. Stolle (R-Virginia Beach) 7 10,017
Sen. Thomas K. Norment Jr. (R-James City) 3 8,494
Sen. William C. Wampler Jr. (R-Bristol) 14 7,827
Del. Jeion A. Ward (D-Hampton) 10 7,295
Del. William J. Howell (R-Stafford) 10 6,400
Del. Kenneth R. Plum (D-Fairfax) 28 5,671
Sen. Nick Rerras (R-Norfolk) 5 4,898
Sen. Patricia S. Ticer (D-Alexandria) 12 4,788

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Top 10 Northern Virginia Recipients

Recipients Number
of gifts
Total value
of gifts
Del. William J. Howell (R-Stafford) 10 $6,400
Del. Kenneth R. Plum (D-Fairfax) 28 5,671
Sen. Patricia S. Ticer (D-Alexandria) 12 4,788
Sen. Ken Cuccinelli (R-Fairfax) 3 4,720
Del. Adam P. Ebbin (D-Alexandria) 9 4,029
Del. Brian J. Moran (D-Alexandria) 15 3,647
Sen. William C. Mims (R-Loudon) 10 2,983
Del. C.L. "Clay" Athey Jr. (R-Warren) 4 2,850
Del. David B. Albo (R-Fairfax) 9 2,489
Del. J. Chapman Peterson (D-Fairfax) 3 1,874
Sen. James K. "J" O'Brien Jr. (R-Fairfax) 9 1,726

Top 10 Givers

Giver Number
of gifts
Total value
Virginia Sherriffs' Association 17 $21,976
Altria 117 21,307
Virginia Automobile Dealers Assoc. 26 12,902
Dominion 66 10,637
Taipei Economic and Cultural Rep. Office 2 10,314
Virginia Trial Lawyers Association 17 8,012
State Legislative Leaders Foundation 1 7,500
American Federation of Teachers 1 6,000
World Hellenic Parliamentary Union 1 4,547
Friedrich Naumann Foundation 1 4,543

NOTE: Charts do not reflect gifts given by the House of Delegates or the Senate.

SOURCE: Virginia Public Access Project | The Washington Post


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