The Resource Records of Lieutenant Governor Timothy M. Kaine

Records of Lieutenant Governor Timothy M. Kaine

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Records of Lieutenant Governor Timothy M. Kaine, 1995-2005
Title
Records of Lieutenant Governor Timothy M. Kaine
Inclusive dates
1995-2005
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eng
Summary
  • The Lieutenant Governor records consist of 101 archival boxes and are divided into three series. Series have been designated for Boards and Commissions, Constituent Correspondence, and Legislation Files & Supporting Documentation. These records document the work of Timothy M. Kaine as lieutenant governor under Governor Mark R Warner. The Boards & Commissions series contains useful documentation on some of the projects Kaine was involved in, especially the Secure Virginia Panel, Virginia's anti-terrorism task force. The bulk of the records can be found in the Constituent Correspondence series which includes letters sent to Lieutenant Governor Tim Kaine and Governor Mark Warner. Lastly, the Legislation Files and Supporting Documentation series provides valuable background information filed in the Office of the Lieutenant Governor
  • Series I: Boards and Commissions, 1995-2005, is housed in sixteen archival boxes and is arranged in six subseries. Subseries have been designated for Affordable Housing Preservation Action Committee, Base Realignment & Closure, Disability Commission, Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, Olmstead Task Force, & Secure Virginia Panel
  • Series II: Constituent Correspondence, 2002-2005, is housed in fifty-three archival boxes and is arranged in two subseries. Subseries have been designated for Chronological Files & Subject Files. In addition to correspondence, this series includes subject files which served as supporting documentation sent & received by the office to and from the Governor and Governor's Office Staff, Cabinet Secretaries and officials, legislators, State agencies, and the general public
  • Series III: Legislation Files and Supporting Documentation, 1992-2005, is housed in twenty-nine archival boxes and is arranged in three subseries. Subseries have been designated for Calendar Notes, Legislative Issues, & General Files. This series documents the legislative efforts of the Office of the Lieutenant Governor
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Lieutenant Governor. (Search Virginia Lieutenant Governor as author).
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Biographical or historical data
  • Timothy M. Kaine was born on 26 February 1958 in St. Paul, Minnesota. He grew up in Kansas City and graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia in 1979. While attending Harvard Law School, Kaine took a leave of absence to work with Jesuit missionaries as principal of the Institutio Tecnico Loyola, a Catholic vocational school in El Progreso, Honduras. Kaine graduated from Harvard Law School in 1983 and was admitted to the Virginia Bar. Practicing law in Richmond, Virginia, as director of the McCandlish Kaine law firm, Kaine specialized in housing discrimination cases. He received recognition from the Richmond Bar Association, the National Fair Housing Association, and Lawyers for Public Justice for his work with civil rights. In addition, Kaine taught legal ethics for six years at the University of Richmond Law School.
  • Kaine began his political career with an election to the Richmond City Council in 1994, serving as mayor from 1998 to 2001. During his four terms in the Richmond City Council, Kaine helped build new schools, encourage economic development, and implement the Project Exile Program to reduce violent crime. In 2001, Kaine was elected Lieutenant Governor under Governor Mark R. Warner. As Lieutenant Governor, Kaine supported state budget reform, education improvements, and the public broadcasting of the General Assembly. He served on the Governor's K-12 Accountability Workgroup, the Governor's Higher Education Summit, the Workforce Training Sub-Committee, the Secure Virginia Panel, the Citizens & Committees Sub-Committee, and chairman of the Disability Commission. In addition, Kaine worked on the Affordable Housing Preservation Action Committee, the Virginia Military Advisory Council, and the Olmstead Task Force.
  • On 14 January 2006, Kaine was inaugurated as Governor of Virginia. He is married to Anne Bright Holton, youngest daughter of former Governor Linwood Holton. Anne and Tim have three children, Nat, Woody, and Annella.
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation source
Salmon, John S., comp. A GUIDE TO STATE RECORDS IN THE ARCHIVES BRANCH OF THE VIRGINIA BRANCH OF THE VIRGINIA STATE LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES. Richmond: Virginia State Library, 1985
Label
Records of Lieutenant Governor Timothy M. Kaine
Link
http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaead/published/lva/vi01954.html
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Extent
35.37
Governing access note
Various items have been sealed for seventy-five years from the date of the document for privacy and/or security concerns
Organization method
Organized into the following series: Series I: Boards & Commissions, Series II: Constituent Correspondence, Series III: Legislation Files & Supporting Documentation.
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001575459
Terms governing use
There are no use restrictions.
Type of unit
cu. ft. (101 boxes)

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