U.S. REPRESENTATIVE ELAINE LURIA
D-VIRGINIA 2ND DISTRICT
RACE: Unseated incumbent U.S. Representative Scott Taylor (R-VA), who was first elected in 2016.
EDUCATION: United States Naval Academy (BA), U.S. Naval Nuclear Power School (Nuclear Engineering)
OCCUPATION: Officer, Commander, U.S. Navy;
Owner, Mermaid Factory
FAMILY: Married, 1 daughter
- Places a high level of importance on nurturing U.S.-Israel ties.
- Strongly supports a two-state solution.
- Dedicated to maintaining the Iran Nuclear Deal (JCPOA).
- Firmly opposes BDS.
- Believes in bodily autonomy for women to make their own healthcare choices.
- Supports equal access to healthcare for all women in the U.S.
In Her Own Words
"Equality means that every woman has the autonomy to make her own healthcare choices and has access to qualigy reproductive healthcare." 1
SOURCES: 1) www.elaineforcongress.com
Joined the Navy at age 17.