Biographical Information

NameCooper, Shirley Fields
Date of Birth12-8-1943
Total Number of State Gov't Elections9
Total Number of Federal Gov't Elections0
House of Delegate Elections9
Virginia Senate Elections0
Gubernatorial Elections0
House of Representatives Elections0
Federal Senate Elections0
Total Number of Elections Won8
Total Number of Elections Lost1
Total Years in State Gov't Office15
Total Years in Federal Gov't Office0
Total Years in House of Delegates15
Total Years in Virginia Senate0
Total Years as Governor0
Total Years as Representative0
Total Years as Federal Senator0

Elections Record
Election IDElection YearOfficeElection TypeDistrict No.JurisdictionsDistrict TypeNo. of CandidatesNo. of Seats up for ElectionPartyIncumbency StatusCampaign ExpenditureCampaign Expenditure (year 2007 dollars)Camp. Exp. PercentageVotesVote PercentageElectoral Outcome
1982RVAHH961982VAHRVAHH96  SM21DemocratNo$11,404$24,51954.467,570 51.22Won
1983RVAHH961983VAHRVAHH96  SM21DemocratYes$13,300$27,79742.197,764 60.59Won
1985RVAHH961985VAHRVAHH96  SM21DemocratYes$33,592$64,83398.707,658 54.64Won
1987RVAHH961987VAHRVAHH96  SM21DemocratYes$16,481$30,16078.7710,262 62.61Won
1989RVAHH961989VAHRVAHH96  SM21DemocratYes$12,941$21,74148.579,783 50.08Won
1991RVAHH961991VAHRVAHH96  SM21DemocratYes$76,371$116,84870.508,706 54.43Won
1993RVAHH961993VAHRVAHH96  SM21DemocratYes$63,329$91,19490.4812,881 66.39Won
1995RVAHH961995VAHRVAHH96  SM21DemocratYes$122,819$167,03481.9510,962 57.82Won
1997RVAHH961997VAHRVAHH96  SM31DemocratYes$243,254$316,23071.239,667 47.03Lost

Career Record
YearOfficeLeadershipPartyDistrict Type District No./JurisdictionTenure to Date Age
1983VAHDemocrat SMH96 140
1984VAHDemocrat SMH96 241
1985VAHDemocrat SMH96 342
1986VAHDemocrat SMH96 443
1987VAHDemocrat SMH96 544
1988VAHDemocrat SMH96 645
1989VAHDemocrat SMH96 746
1990VAHDemocrat SMH96 847
1991VAHDemocrat SMH96 948
1992VAHDemocrat SMH96 1049
1993VAHDemocrat SMH96 1150
1994VAHDemocrat SMH96 1251
1995VAHDemocrat SMH96 1352
1996VAHDemocrat SMH96 1453
1997VAHDemocrat SMH96 1554