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Mark Cole (politician)

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Mark Cole (politician)

Mark Cole
Member of the Virginia House of Delegates
from the 88th district
Assumed office
Preceded by Tom Moss (redistricted)
Personal details
Born ( 1958 -06-06) June 6, 1958 (age 56)
Louisville, Kentucky
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Eugenia Ann Fairchild
Children Stiller, Perry, and Liberty
Residence Spotsylvania County, Virginia
Alma mater Western Kentucky University
Germanna Community College
Mary Washington College
Profession Systems Analyst
Committees Privileges and Elections
Religion Baptist
Military service
Service/branch United States Navy
Years of service 1980–2004
Rank Commander
Unit USS Mississippi (CGN-40)
United States Naval Reserve (1985–2004)
Awards Navy Commendation Medal (3)

Mark L. Cole (born June 6, 1958, in Louisville, Kentucky) is an American politician of the Republican Party. Since 2002 he has been a member of the Virginia House of Delegates. He currently represents the 88th district in the Virginia Piedmont, made up of parts of Fauquier, Spotsylvania and Stafford Counties.


Cole was criticized in February 2010 for comments made by him about his sponsorship of a bill in the House of Delegates which would ban implantation of microchips into humans by their employers:

Rob Boston of Americans United for Separation of Church and State said of this on MSNBC that "the sort of paranoid strain of thinking among these folks just—it advances to meet the new technology that we have."[1]


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