State and Congressional Level Offices
Governor: Honorable Glenn Youngkin (R)
(804) 786-2211; Web: www.governor.virginia.gov
Lieutenant Governor: Honorable Winsome Earle-Sears (R)
(804) 786-2078; Web: www.ltgov.virginia.gov
Attorney General: Honorable Jason S. Miyares (R)
(804) 786-2071; Web: www.oag.state.va.us
Virginia General Assembly
Annual session convenes the 2nd Wednesday in January.
The GA is a bicameral legislature with 40 Senate members and 100 House of Delegates members.
During Sessions, Bill information at: Division of Legislative Services (804) 698-1470
House of Delegates
United States Congress
United States Senate
- Senator Tim Kaine (D): web: kaine.senate.gov
Richmond Office: (804) 771-2221; DC Office: (202) 224-4024
- Senator Mark Warner (D): web: warner.senate.gov
Richmond Office: (804) 775-2314; DC Office: (202) 224-2023
United States House of Representatives
- CD 1 Rob Wittman (R): web: wittman.house.gov
Hanover Office: (804) 730-6595; DC Office: (202) 225-4261
- CD 2 Elaine Luria (D): web: luria.house.gov
Peninsula Office, Yorktown: (757) 364-7650; DC Office: (202) 225-4215
Don’t forget about local government! These offices have a great deal of influence over our communities. Organized, consistent communication with these officials can shape public policy.
City of Williamsburg
General City of Williamsburg information.
- Doug Pons, Mayor
(757) 220-0961; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- W. Pat Dent, Vice Mayor
(757) 207-0924; Email: email@example.com
- Barbara Ramsey
(757) 229-5109; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Edward F. “Ted” Maslin
(757) 378-2536; Email: email@example.com
- Caleb T. Rogers
(757) 707-9672; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Andrew O. Trivette, City Manager
(757) 220-6100; Email: email@example.com
James City County
General James City County information.
- Powhatan: Michael J. Hipple (I)
(757) 634-9895; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Stonehouse: Sue Sadler (R) Vice Chair
(757) 585-9272; Email: email@example.com
- Berkeley: Ruth Larson (I)
(757) 603-0509; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Roberts: John J. McGlennon (D) Chair
(757) 220-0568; Email: email@example.com
- Jamestown: James Icenhour (D)
(757) 608-8414; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
York County Board of Supervisors
Web site: www.yorkcounty.gov/bos
- Mark J. Shafer, District 1: 757-879-6380
- Brett Higginbotham (Chair), District 2: 757-897-0027
- Laurel M. Garrelts (Vice Chair), District 3: 757-897-1923
- James E. Richardson, District 4: 757-869-0573
- Sean P. Myatt, District 5: 757-879-6465
Voting in Virginia
General elections are every November. Polls are open 6:00 AM to 7:00 PM.
- Check out the Election Information You Need at the League of Women Voters Education Fund’s website vote411.org. Or click on the Vote411 icon on this page. vote411.org includes information on elections, candidates, election laws, voting equipment, etc. – and covers all 50 states.
- Go to the Virginia Department of Elections for official voter information for our state.
Register to Vote
At Virginia Department of Election’s online Citizen Portal, you can:
- register to vote
- check your registration status
- find your polling place
- apply to vote absentee
You can also call the Virginia Department of Elections at (804) 864-8901 [toll free (800) 552-9745].
Look up you local registrar here.
Questions can also be directed to your local Voter Registrar:
- In the City of Williamsburg: contact Tina Reitzel at 757-220-6157
- In James City County: contact Dianna S. Moorman at 757-259-4949
- In York County: contact Walter Latham, Jr. at 757-890-3440.
Voting at the Polls – Voter ID
When voting, be sure to bring one form of acceptable voter ID. Valid forms include:
- Virginia driver’s license
- Virginia DMV-issued ID card
- Valid employee ID card, containing a photograph, issued by voter’s employer in ordinary course of business (public or private employer)
- U.S. Military ID
- Valid student ID issued by a public or private school of higher education located in Virginia
- Valid student ID, containing a photograph, issued by a public or private school of higher education located in the U.S.
- Valid student ID issued by a public or private high school in Virginia
- Valid U.S. passport or passport card Government-issued ID card from a federal, Virginia, or local political subdivision
- Voter ID card issued by the Department of Elections
- Voter confirmation documents
- Valid tribal enrollment or other tribal ID Yes, if issued by one of the 11 tribes recognized by Virginia.
- Nursing home resident ID
- Current utility bill, bank statement, government check, or paycheck containing the name and address of the voter
- Any other current government document containing the name and address of the voter
- Signed ID Confirmation Statement