Virginia Senate Republican Caucus

Senator Emmett Hanger

Hanger Campaign Committee

P.O. Box 2

Mount Solon, VA 22843

(540) 885-6898

District 24

All of Augusta, Greene, and Madison Counties; all of the Cities of Staunton and Waynesboro; and part of Culpeper and Rockingham Counties

Meet the Senator: 

A native of the 24th District and veteran of the U.S. Army, Senator Emmett Hanger has been an institution in Republican politics in Augusta County.  In 1979, he was elected Commissioner of the Revenue for Augusta County becoming the County's first elected Republican since Reconstruction.  Emmett was then elected to a seat in the House of Delegates.  A four-term veteran in the Senate, Emmett uses his seniority and professional experience to advocate for the citizens of the 24th District.  He is an expert in fiscal and agricultural policy.

Previous Elected Offices: 
  • Augusta County Commissioner of the Revenue, 1980-1983
  • Virginia House of Delegates, 1983-1992
Senate Committee Assignments: 
  • Agriculture, Conservation, and Natural Resources Committee
  • Finance and Appropriations Committee
  • Local Government Committee
  • Rehabilitation and Social Services Committee
Civic Activities: 
  • Sangerville-Tower Ruritan Club
  • Emmanuel Church of the Brethren
District Geography: 
Locality Population % of District
Augusta 73,750 36.2%
Culpeper (part) 19,084 9.4%
Greene 18,403 9.0%
Madison 13,308 6.5%
Rockingham (part) 34,727 17.0%
Staunton 23,746 11.6%
Waynesboro 21,006 10.3%

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