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  • Committed to Our Community

    Monty and his wife, Pam, are raising their two daughters in our community.

  • Protecting Seniors

    As our Delegate, Monty passed legislation to protect seniors from fraud.

  • Education for All

    Monty will continue to fight for pre-K educational opportunities for all of Virginia's children.

  • Working Together

    Monty has worked across the aisle to protect seniors from fraud, develop training for new teachers and provide educational opportunities to veterans.

  • William and Mary Graduate

    Monty Mason, a graduate himself, works with William and Mary students, faculty, and administration to help support the college and its students.

Senator Monty Mason

Senator Monty Mason serves the Peninsula's 1st Senate District, including parts of James City County, York County, the City of Hampton, the City of Suffolk and all of the City of Newport News and Williamsburg.  As our Senator he is focused on protecting seniors, serving our veterans, creating opportunities for small businesses and improving education for Virginia's children. He was named a "Legislative Hero" three years in a row by the League of Conservation Voters for his voting record to protect our environment.  He also earned the "Solid as a Rock" award from the Virginia Education Association for his week to improve education in the Commonwealth.

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Continuing to Serve

November 23, 2016Blog Post

Dear Friends--

This is the first time I write to you as the Senator for the 1st State Senate District of Virginia, since I was sworn in just moments ago.

As I have at every important step in this process, I thought of Senator John Miller when I took the oath of office.  Although John passed away in April, in my heart he was still our Senator until today.  I am humbled to follow him in service to the District and also by the faith the people have put in me to do what is best for them.

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Mason wins Senate race

November 9, 2016News Clip

Monty Mason, a Democrat, won election to the 1st District State Senate Tuesday, defeating Thomas Holston and John Bloom.

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Virginia Gazette Endorsement

November 2, 2016News Clip

Democrat Monty Mason is seeking to move from the House of Delegates to the state Senate to fill the seat left vacant when John Miller died in April. We believe that his election to the seat will make for a near-seamless transition....

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Editorial: Mason for state senate

November 1, 2016News Clip

This past spring, the Peninsula and General Assembly lost an exceptional legislator with the sudden death of Sen. John Miller. A Democrat who had represented the 1st District since 2007, Sen. Miller established himself as a champion of public education and a clear, reasoned voice on matters involving government and justice...

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