COMSTOCK, Barbara J., (1959 - )

Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives

COMSTOCK, Barbara J., a Representative from Virginia; born in Springfield, Hampden County, Mass., June 30, 1959; B.A., Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt., 1981; J.D., Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., 1986; staff, United States Senator Edward Kennedy of Massachusetts; lawyer, private practice; staff, United States Representative Frank Wolf of Virginia, 1991-1995; staff, United States House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, 1995-1999; campaign aide; staff, United States Justice Department, 2002-2003; consultant; member of the Virginia state house of delegates, 2009-2014; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Fourteenth and to the succeeding Congress (January 3, 2015-January 3, 2019); unsuccessful candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Sixteenth Congress in 2018.