Full Name: Marion Devoe

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Office Sought: House of Representatives, 10th Congressional District of Virginia

 

Party Affiliation: Democrat

 

 

Campaign Website: 
https://mariondevoeforcongress.org/

Campaign POC: Unavailable

Phone Number: Unavailable

Campaign Email:
madevoe68@icloud.com

Structured Interview Request Sent: Refused 2024.

Structured Interview Response and Date: Refused.

Vetting Panel Selected: Refused

Structured Interview Completed: Refused

Biography: Marion Devoe was born in Savannah, Georgia, and has resided in Virginia since 1987. He currently lives in Haymarket, Virginia, with his wife and has three adult children. He graduated from Savannah State University where he earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology and Business Administration.  He earned a Master’s Degree in Business from the University of Maryland in 1998. Marion proudly served his country in the United States Army from 1969 to 1971 and is a Vietnam Combat Veteran. Marion’s career expands many decades and includes working as a Chief Operations Officer for the Executive Office of the President under former President George W. Bush. His work experience includes working in Corporate America as Chief Operations Officer (COO) at Xerox Corporation and Northern Virginia Community College. Marion is the author of several books and a motivational speaker. Having worked as Chief Operations Officer for the White House, politics is not new to him.  (Source: https://mariondevoeforcongress.org/)

Marion is passionate and committed to advocating for the people of Virginia’s 10th District and the pressing issues impacting the lives of all Americans.  (Source: https://mariondevoeforcongress.org/)

 

Why you? “Together we stand , United we all win” which can make a lasting impact and create positive change. I am committed to representing the values we all hold dear, and your support helps make that representation possible.  (Source: https://mariondevoeforcongress.org/)

What are your priorities? 

CREATING POLICIES THAT UPLIFT AND BENEFIT EVERY CITIZEN, FOSTERING ECONOMIC GROWTH AND OPPORTUNITY.

BACKING INITIATIVES TO MAKE HOUSING MORE ACCESSIBLE AND AFFORDABLE FOR FAMILIES ACROSS THE DISTRICT, THE STATE AND THE U.S.

SUPPORTING POLICIES THAT ENHANCE RECRUITMENT AND RETENTION EFFORTS TO ENSURE A ROBUST AND CAPABLE MILITARY.

CREATING LEGISLATION THAT SUPPORTS AND IMPROVES VETERANS CARE AND BENEFITS.

ADVOCATING FOR PROGRAMS THAT EMPOWER INDIVIDUALS THROUGH SKILLS DEVELOPMENT AND TRAINING.

CREATING POLICIES THAT FOCUS ON ENHANCING STEM EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS IN LOCAL SCHOOLS TO PREPARE OUR YOUTH FOR THE CHALLENGES OF THE FUTURE.

SUPPORTING LEGISLATION THAT IMPLEMENTS EFFECTIVE MEASURES TO ADDRESS AND PREVENT GUN VIOLENCE IN OUR COMMUNITIES.

PROTECTING WOMEN’S REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS AND ACCESS TO ABORTION.

ENACTING LAWS THAT ENSURE THE SAFETY AND SUPPORT OF LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS AND ALL ELECTED OFFICIALS.

ADVOCATING FOR SENSIBLE REFORMS THAT ADDRESS IMMIGRATION CHALLENGES WHILE UPHOLDING FUNDAMENTAL VALUES.

CRAFTING POLICIES AND REGULATIONS TO RESPONSIBLY GOVERN THE DEVELOPMENT OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE, PRIORITIZING PUBLIC SAFETY.

MARION INVITES THE COMMUNITY TO JOIN HIM IN THIS VITAL FIGHT TO ENHANCE THE LIVES OF VIRGINIANS AND ALL U.S. CITIZENS  (Source: https://mariondevoeforcongress.org/)

Endorsements: No endorsements listed on website.

Education: He graduated from Savannah State University where he earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology and Business Administration.  He earned a Master’s Degree in Business from the University of Maryland in 1998.  (Source: https://mariondevoeforcongress.org/)

Relevant Employment History: See biography above.


Military Experience / Branch / Years of Service / Rank / Type of Discharge: 
Marion proudly served his country in the United States Army from 1969 to 1971 and is a Vietnam Combat Veteran.  (Source: https://mariondevoeforcongress.org/)

Past Offices Held and Tenure: No mention of holding political office however worked as a Chief Operations Officer for the Executive Office of the President under former President George W. Bush.   (Source: https://mariondevoeforcongress.org/)

Community Service: See biography above.

Leadership Experience: See biography above.

Personal Strengths: HONESTY, LEADERSHIP & EXPERIENCE AND PROBLEM SOLVER .A RELENTLESS PERSON, WHOSE MOTTO IS  “NEVER GIVE UP”  (Source: https://mariondevoeforcongress.org/)

What is the most important thing Virginians need to know about you? Refused to answer.

How would your friends and family describe you? Refused to answer.
 

What are your thoughts on the Constitution as the Law of the Land? Refused to answer. No reference to the US Constitution on website.  (Source: https://mariondevoeforcongress.org/)

    

What are your thoughts on religious liberty? Refused to answer. No reference to religious liberty on website.  (Source: https://mariondevoeforcongress.org/)

    

What are your thoughts on the preservation of our history? Refused to answer. No reference to the preservation of history on website.  (Source: https://mariondevoeforcongress.org/)

   

What are your thought on government transparency? Refused to answer. No reference to government transparency on website.  (Source: https://mariondevoeforcongress.org/)

   

What are your thoughts on national defense? Refused to answer. Professes to support veterans but otherwise no mention of national defense on website.  (Source: https://mariondevoeforcongress.org/)

   

What are your thoughts on the free enterprise system? Refused to answer. No reference to the free enterprise system on website.  (Source: https://mariondevoeforcongress.org/)

   

What are your thoughts on the protection of the unborn? Refused to answer. Professes values strongly contrary to the values of Chasing Freedom – Virginia.  (Source: https://mariondevoeforcongress.org/)

   

What are your thoughts on the role the family plays in America? Refused to answer. No reference to the role or importance of the family  on website.  (Source: https://mariondevoeforcongress.org/)

   

What are your thoughts on equal rights, equal justice and equal opportunity, as opposed to equal outcomes? Refused to answer. No reference to equal rights, equal justice and equal opportunity, as opposed to equal outcomes on website.  (Source: https://mariondevoeforcongress.org/)

   

What are your thoughts on the 2nd Amendment? Refused to answer. No reference the 2nd Amendment on website.  (Source: https://mariondevoeforcongress.org/)

  

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