Delegate John Bell is a retired member of the United States Air Force. He served almost 26 years before retiring as a Major in 2007. During his Air Force career, John served as a Finance Officer all over the world, including tours in support of operations in Iraq and Afghanistan. He points to his ability to build consensus among diverse participants produced savings and cost reductions throughout the world, including $200 million saved annually from his work in Iceland as qualities that help him be an effective Virginia State Delegate.
DEMOCRATIC PRIMARY FOR SENATE DISTRICT 13 which covers portions of Sterling, Ashburn, western Loudoun County and part of Prince William County.
Endorsement Machine kicks in on Bell:
Mark Herring, Jennifer Wexton, House Minority Leader David Toscano, Del. Hala Alaya, Del. Jennifer Boysko, Del. Karrie Delaney, Del. Chris Hurst, Del. Mark Levine, Del. Kathleen Murphy, Del. David Reid, Del. Mark Sickles, Sen. Adam Ebbin, Sen. Barbara Favola, Sen. Scott Surovell.
Bell co-patron on a bill to allow casino gambling in Virginia. https://www.billtrack50.com/BillDetail/1007567
Sponsors by himself a bill that specifies how the state would be districted by “shortest split” which is not what OneVirginia2021 supports. https://www.billtrack50.com/BillDetail/1004980