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Senator Mamie Locke, Gold Medalist Gabby Douglas

Senator Mamie Locke, Gold Medalist Gabby Douglas

Senator Locke welcoming group to the Senate.

Senator Locke welcoming group to the Senate.

Virginia Legislative Black Caucus press conference.

Virginia Legislative Black Caucus press conference.

Senator Locke, 8th Annual Sneaker Ball

Senator Locke, 8th Annual Sneaker Ball

8th Annual Sneaker Ball

8th Annual Sneaker Ball

Giving General Laws floor report.

Giving General Laws floor report.

Conferring with Senator Lucas.

Conferring with Senator Lucas.

On Senate floor.

On Senate floor.

Floor report.

Floor report.

Senator Locke conferring with Senator John Miller.

Senator Locke conferring with Senator John Miller.

Senator Locke calling meeting of General Laws to order.

Senator Locke calling meeting of General Laws to order.

Senator Locke asking question to presenter.

Senator Locke asking question to presenter.

Scott Shuffelbarger, Legislative Director of the Virginia Assoc. of Roofing Professionals presents Senator Locke the Legislator of the Year Award.

Scott Shuffelbarger, Legislative Director of the Virginia Assoc. of Roofing Professionals presents Senator Locke the Legislator of the Year Award.

Madison Odallo with Tim & Daphne Reid, Virginia Inaugural Ball

Madison Odallo with Tim & Daphne Reid, Virginia Inaugural Ball

Senator Locke, Senator Yvonne Miller, Gaylene Kanoyton, Michael York, Madison Odallo en route to Virginia Inaugural Ball

Senator Locke, Senator Yvonne Miller, Gaylene Kanoyton, Michael York, Madison Odallo en route to Virginia Inaugural Ball

Senator Locke, Arquena Dailey, Gaylene Kanoyton: President's Sports Wall, Renaissance Hotel, Washington, DC

Senator Locke, Arquena Dailey, Gaylene Kanoyton: President's Sports Wall, Renaissance Hotel, Washington, DC

Senator Locke, Michael York, Madison Odallo, Gaylene Kanoyton: MLK Day of Service, Washington, DC

Senator Locke, Michael York, Madison Odallo, Gaylene Kanoyton: MLK Day of Service, Washington, DC

President Barack Obama being sworn in

President Barack Obama being sworn in

Senator Locke, Madison Odallo, Virginia Inaugural Ball

Senator Locke, Madison Odallo, Virginia Inaugural Ball

Senator Locke, Madison Odallo, Gaylene Kanoyton, Michael York with Senator Mark Warner, Virginia Inaugural Ball

Senator Locke, Madison Odallo, Gaylene Kanoyton, Michael York with Senator Mark Warner, Virginia Inaugural Ball

President Barack Obama delivering inaugural address

President Barack Obama delivering inaugural address

Members of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority on AKA Day at the Capitol.

Members of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority on AKA Day at the Capitol.

Members of the Virginia Delegation with Governor Tim Kaine at Red Rocks during the 
				Democratic National Convention in Denver, Colorado.

Members of the Virginia Delegation with Governor Tim Kaine at Red Rocks during the Democratic National Convention in Denver, Colorado.

Governor Tim Kaine, Congressman Bobby Scott, Senator Mamie Locke at 
				Democratic National Convention, Denver, August 2008.

Governor Tim Kaine, Congressman Bobby Scott, Senator Mamie Locke at Democratic National Convention, Denver, August 2008.

Senator Locke and Delegate Mamye Bacote assisting Habitat for Humanity.

Senator Locke and Delegate Mamye Bacote assisting Habitat for Humanity.

Senator Locke working on deck at Habitat house.

Senator Locke working on deck at Habitat house.

President Barack Obama speaking at Hampton University Commencement Ceremony May 9, 2010

President Barack Obama speaking at Hampton University Commencement Ceremony May 9, 2010

Senator Locke with Delegates Mamye BaCote, Kenneth Melvin and Jennifer McClellan 
				at Jefferson/Jackson Dinner Reception, Richmond, February 2007.

Senator Locke with Delegates Mamye BaCote, Kenneth Melvin and Jennifer McClellan at Jefferson/Jackson Dinner Reception, Richmond, February 2007.

Senator Locke with Presidential candidate Senator Barack Obama

Senator Locke with Presidential candidate Senator Barack Obama

Virginia delegates to Democratic National Convention: Louisa Strayhorn, 
				Gaylene Kanoyton, Senator Mamie Locke and Delegate Jeion Ward at Mile High Stadium, August 28, 2008.

Virginia delegates to Democratic National Convention: Louisa Strayhorn, Gaylene Kanoyton, Senator Mamie Locke and Delegate Jeion Ward at Mile High Stadium, August 28, 2008.

On February 13, 2007, a group of students 
				from Heritage High School in Newport News joined Hampton NAACP President, Carmen Taylor for a Day 
				at the Capitol sponsored by Senator Locke. The students briefly met with Governor Kaine in the 
				Cabinet Room of the Patrick Henry Building.

On February 13, 2007, a group of students from Heritage High School in Newport News joined Hampton NAACP President, Carmen Taylor for a Day at the Capitol sponsored by Senator Locke. The students briefly met with Governor Kaine in the Cabinet Room of the Patrick Henry Building.

Virginia Legislative Trail Ride held at Smith Mountain Lake, May 15-17.
				(l)Madison Odallo (r)Mamie Locke

Virginia Legislative Trail Ride held at Smith Mountain Lake, May 15-17. (l)Madison Odallo (r)Mamie Locke