Making Democracy Work

Your Elected Officials

How to contact your elected officials and when they are up for reelection

Use this links to get the most up-to-date information on how to contact your elected officials.

Find Your Legislator

  • Find your Legislator here: Who's My Legislator [Click Here]

Federal Elected Officials

For information on Federal Elected Officials:

USA.gov provides the most current contact information at: [Click Here]

Virginia Elected Officials

  • Governor of Virginia [Click Here]

  • Lieutenant Governor of Virginia [Click Here]

  • Attorney General of Virginia [Click Here]

  • Senate member Listings [Click Here]

  • House Member Listings [Click Here]

  • House and Senate Committee Members [Click Here]
    (You need to click on the desired committee. This will give you the names of current committee members. Then, click on the individual member names in order to obtain contact information.)

General Assembly Videos

View/Hear Sessions On Your Computer

Additional Resources

General Assembly Session

Read our: Women's Legislative Roundtable Reports [Click here]: These meetings are held every Wednesday during the session. This is a forum for legislators of all parties to speak about and explain pending legislation and for non-profit groups to speak about issues that they are tracking and advocating. See our Calendar Section for roundtable dates and times.

Virginia General Assembly Website

Virginia General Assembly Website [Click Here] This site provides contact information for legislators, membership on committees, committee schedules, and much more.

Legislative Information System [Click Here]

The LIS provides almost any information one would need about the legislative session, including text and status of bills and resolutions, detailed information on each Delegate and Senator, committee schedules, budget bills and activities of budget committees, daily floor calendars, subject index of bills, and the Code of Virginia and the Virginia Administrative Code. Information is also available for past legislative sessions.

Some Helpful Links:

  • Track Legislation [Click Here]

  • Frequently Asked Questions about tracking legislation online. [Click Here]

  • Online "Legislative Terms": LIS provides an online glossary to help citizens better understand the terms and language used during the Legislative Process [Click Here]

LWV of Virginia also provides a Legislative Glossary that can be printed on 8 1/2 x 14 inch paper for a "fold and take document" to use during your Legislative visits. [Read and/or Download Here]