Senator Bill DeSteph
Representing Virginia's 8th Senate District
Serving the 8th Virginia Senate District
Welcome to the website of Bill DeSteph, Member of the Virginia Senate representing the 8th District in Virginia Beach.
As he did while serving as a member of the Virginia House of Delegates and the Virginia Beach City Council over the past decade, Bill has demonstrated his commitment to serving the citizens of Virginia Beach, as well as the Commonwealth, by fighting to maintain low taxes, carefully reviewing municipal expenditures, and reaching across all lines to help make Virginia Beach and Virginia a more dynamic place for citizens, business owners, and our military community.
Bill DeSteph has consistently brought a common-sense approach to the Virginia General Assembly, focusing on job growth and economic development, public safety, and smaller, smarter government. Bill continually seeks opportunities to raise public awareness, improve the general welfare, and secure the Commonwealth’s, and our great nation’s, position for the future.
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Why Your Vote Matters
2017 Statewide Voter Statistics
Registered voters in Virginia (2017)- 5,489,530 100%
Voter Turnout (2017)- 2,612,309 47%
2016 Statewide Voter Statistics
Registered voters in Virginia (2016)- 5,529,742 100%
Voter Turnout (2016)- 3,984,631 72%
With a government elected by its citizens and that effects every aspect of our lives from schools to health care to homeland security, voting is an important right in our society. By voting, you are making your voice heard and registering your opinion on how you think the government should operate.