John Bloom Gets Republican Nod for 95th District

John Bloom, being the only candidate to properly file, has received the Republican nomination to run for the House of Delegates in the 95th District.

Bloom is the first Republican to run for the district since 2005, when Sean Devlin was defeated by Democratic incumbent Mamye E. BaCote. BaCote was most recently challenged by Libertarian candidate Glenn McGuire in 2011, in which she [BaCote] gained 77% of the vote. The 95th district contains parts of the cities of Newport News and Hampton.


John Bloom, left, pictured with Allen West

Mr. Bloom is a Nuclear Engineer who works at Huntington-Ingalls Newport News Shipbuilding, and is a graduate of Pennsylvania State University, where he received a Bachelor of Science in Nuclear Engineering. He went on to receive a Master of Science in Environmental Technology from New York Institute of Technology. He is also a veteran of the US Navy, and served as an engineering officer aboard the USS John F. Kennedy.

A Ron Paul supporter in the 2012 presidential primary, Bloom went on to organize on behalf of Mitt Romney and most recently for E.W. Jackson in the Lieutenant Gubernatorial nomination process.


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  • John O’Quinn

    I am a life long republican in Virginia. When I hear a so called Republican candidate from Virginia disrespecting another republican from anywhere I am ashamed. When an ass hole like you don’t have anything positive to say you should keep your mouth shut and stick your sign up your ass. It is candidates like you that make every one think that all republicans are morons. My respect for mr. Allen West is much less for having his picture with you.