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Mark Sickles

State Delegate,
Virginia House District 17

Democrat

The proof:

Mark voted to pass a bill that removed the ban on abortion coverage for health insurance plans offered in Virginia through the health benefits exchange.

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Take action

Thank Mark for his support:

This legislator has consistently shown that they will protect abortion rights.

How to reach him:

District
703 922 6440

Capitol Office
804 698 1017

What to say:

Thank them for their consistency. Your support will encourage them to continue to vote this way, and may give them the confidence to become a stronger advocate of pro-choice legislation.

  • Introduce yourself, including your relation to the district.
  • Explain to them why abortion rights and access are important to you. (Personal stories work well here)
  • Thank them for their efforts, and encourage them to continue the fight.

Dive deeper:

The latest from Mark

Voted Yes on HB 519

Mark voted to pass A bill that prevents disciplinary action from being taken against a doctor who provided legal abortion care in the state of Virginia.

Feb 13, 2024

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Voted Yes on HB 1539

Mark voted to pass A bill preventing the extradition of individuals to Virginia if they have performed a criminal abortion in a different state.

Feb 13, 2024

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Voted No on HB 404

Mark voted against A bill that restricts public funding for abortion services.

Feb 12, 2024

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#VoteProChoice has endorsed this candidate for the 2023 election.

Aug 17, 2023

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Planned Parenthood has endorsed this candidate for the 2023 General Assembly Election.

Jul 28, 2023

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Voted No on HB 1795

Mark voted against a bill that requires providers to try to preserve the life of any infant born alive.

Feb 7, 2023

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Voted No on HB 2270

Mark voted against A bill that requires a patient to receive abortion counseling prior to their procedure.

Feb 7, 2023

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Voted No on HB 212

Mark voted against a bill that would require abortion providers to communicate alternatives to abortion, the probable gestational age of the fetus, and other information before performing the abortion.

Feb 15, 2022

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Voted No on HB 304

Mark voted against a bill that requires providers to try to preserve the life of any infant born alive.

Feb 15, 2022

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Voted Yes on SB 1276

Mark voted to pass a bill that removed the ban on abortion coverage for health insurance plans offered in Virginia through the health benefits exchange.

Feb 16, 2021

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Voted Yes on HB 1896

Mark voted to pass a bill that removed the ban on abortion coverage for health insurance plans offered in Virginia through the health benefits exchange.

Jan 26, 2021

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Voted Yes on SB 733

Mark voted to pass a bill that rolls back certain abortion requirements, including a 24 hour waiting period, an ultrasound, and counseling. It also allows nurse practitioners and physician assistants to perform abortions.

Feb 27, 2020

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