Biographical Information

NameBenedetti, Joseph Benedict
Date of Birth3-28-1929
GenderM
EthnicityUnknown
Total Number of State Gov't Elections7
Total Number of Federal Gov't Elections0
House of Delegate Elections3
Virginia Senate Elections4
Gubernatorial Elections0
House of Representatives Elections0
Federal Senate Elections0
Total Number of Elections Won7
Total Number of Elections Lost0
Total Years in State Gov't Office16
Total Years in Federal Gov't Office0
Total Years in House of Delegates4
Total Years in Virginia Senate12
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
1982RVAHH681982VAHRVAHH68  SM21RepublicanNo$26,675$57,35147.169,565 51.63Won
1983RVAHH681983VAHRVAHH68  SM11RepublicanYes$12,472$26,066100.003,375 98.57Won
1985RVAHH681985VAHRVAHH68  SM21RepublicanYes$28,262$54,54697.3510,808 79.71Won
1986SVASS101986VASSVASS10  SM21RepublicanNo$57,737$109,70044.1015,112 61.25Won
1987RVASS101987VASRVASS10  SM21RepublicanYes$20,120$36,82099.2728,220 84.39Won
1991RVASS101991VASRVASS10 Powhatan County; part of Chesterfield County; part of Henrico County; part of City of Richmond SM11RepublicanYes$49,876$76,310100.0025,952 99.30Won
1995RVASS101995VASRVASS10  SM11RepublicanYes$178,080$242,189100.0032,554 99.44Won

Career Record
YearOfficeLeadershipPartyDistrict Type District No./JurisdictionTenure to Date Age
1983VAHRepublican SMH68 154
1984VAHRepublican SMH68 255
1985VAHRepublican SMH68 356
1986VAHRepublican SMH68 457
1986VASRepublican SMS10 557
1987VASRepublican SMS10 658
1988VASRepublican SMS10 759
1989VASRepublican SMS10 860
1990VASRepublican SMS10 961
1991VASRepublican SMS10 1062
1992VASMin. LeaderRepublican SMS10 1163
1993VASMin. LeaderRepublican SMS10 1264
1994VASMin. LeaderRepublican SMS10 1365
1995VASMin. LeaderRepublican SMS10 1466
1996VASRep Floor LeaderRepublican SMS10 1567
1997VASRep Floor LeaderRepublican SMS10 1668