Attorney General’s office announced a consent decree, the Department of Elections will be authorized to accept June primary absentee ballots without the signature of a witness.

 Lionell Spruill, Sr.

Virginia Senate 5th  District

For information on COVID-19 see the state website:

May 5th Elections have been postponed until May 19th. Both Chesapeake and Norfolk have local elections that day. PLEASE request a absentee ballot and vote from home. In Chesapeake call 757-277-9797, in Norfolk call 757-664-4353 or visit the web site here to request a ballot. Please stay safe and exercise your right to vote by requesting this ballot!
Important Dates for Absentee Voting:
Requests must be in by 5pm on Tuesday May 12, 2020
All absentee ballots returned by mail must be in by 7pm on Election Day May 19, 2020. Voters are encouraged to get your ballots in as soon as possible to avoid being past the deadline.

Welcome to my website!  Thank you for your support to be your voice for the 5th Senate District of Virginia.  

​I have held elected office for over 31 years, first as a City Council member starting in 1988, and then as a Member of the Virginia House of Delegates  in 1994, and now in the Senate of Virginia since 2016.

I look forward to working on the issues of:

  • Education
  • Health Care
  • Workforce Development
  • Regional Transportation
  • Economic Development
  • Environmental Issues
  • Non Partisan Redistricting 

Thank you!