Biographical Information

NameHopkins, William B
Date of Birth4-16-1922
Total Number of State Gov't Elections6
Total Number of Federal Gov't Elections1
House of Delegate Elections0
Virginia Senate Elections6
Gubernatorial Elections0
House of Representatives Elections1
Federal Senate Elections0
Total Number of Elections Won5
Total Number of Elections Lost2
Total Years in State Gov't Office20
Total Years in Federal Gov't Office0
Total Years in House of Delegates0
Total Years in Virginia Senate20
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
1959RVASSJ361959VASRVASSJ36 Roanoke City SM21DemocratNoN/AN/A0.007,488 62.90Won
1963RVASSJ341963VASRVASSJ34 Roanoke City SM21DemocratYesN/AN/A0.007,925 58.04Won
1964RUHR61964UHRRUHR SM21Democrat (U.S.)NoN/AN/A0.0045,113 43.76Lost
1965RVASSJ321965VASRVASSJ32 Roanoke City SM11DemocratYesN/AN/A0.0012,899 99.74Won
1971RVASS211971VASRVASS21  SM11DemocratYesN/AN/A0.0014,786 99.43Won
1975RVASS211975VASRVASS21  SM11DemocratYes$1,559$6,018100.0015,665 99.72Won
1979RVASS211979VASRVASS21  SM21DemocratYes$52,274$149,50456.4811,351 45.10Lost

Career Record
YearOfficeLeadershipPartyDistrict Type District No./JurisdictionTenure to Date Age
1960VASDemocrat SM Roanoke City 138
1961VASDemocrat SM Roanoke City 239
1962VASDemocrat SM Roanoke City 340
1963VASDemocrat SM Roanoke City 441
1964VASDemocrat SM Roanoke City 542
1965VASDemocrat SM Roanoke City 643
1966VASDemocrat SM Roanoke City 744
1967VASDemocrat SM Roanoke City 845
1968VASDemocrat SM Roanoke City 946
1969VASDemocrat SM Roanoke City 1047
1970VASDemocrat SM32 Roanoke City 1148
1971VASDemocrat SM32 Roanoke City 1249
1972VASMaj. LeaderDemocrat SMS21 1350
1973VASMaj. LeaderDemocrat SMS21 1451
1974VASMaj. LeaderDemocrat SMS21 1552
1975VASMaj. LeaderDemocrat SMS21 1653
1976VASMaj. LeaderDemocrat SMS21 1754
1977VASDemocrat SMS21 1855
1978VASDemocrat SMS21 1956
1979VASDemocrat SMS21 2057