Her research team built massive stores of paper and electronic data, known as "The Gore File," that were a key source of information on the former vice president for GOP publicists and ad-makers. Comstock is credited with writing the Republican "playbook" defending Bush nominees such as John Ashcroft for U. Attorney General. Comstock later served as director of public affairs for the Justice Department from to She was a founding partner and co-principal of the public relations firm Corallo Comstock.
Comstock joined law firm Blank Rome in Anthony List. In , Comstock was elected to a seat in the Virginia House of Delegates. She defeated incumbent Democrat Margaret Vanderhye by votes. Comstock's public relations firm consulted for the Workforce Fairness Institute WFI , a conservative group advocating on a variety of federal labor policy issues, from through Legislation sponsored by Comstock called for union votes by secret ballot, prevented employers from giving employees' information to unions, and prohibited awarding contracts for state-funded construction projects exclusively to unionized firms.
Comstock's campaign responded to the report by saying "Barbara Comstock disclosed her federal clients under Virginia law as required.
Comstock was re-elected to her seat in the Virginia House of Delegates in and When she won a seat in the U. Congress in , she formally resigned her seat in the Virginia House of Delegates and a special election was called to replace her. On January 7, , Comstock announced her candidacy for the U. House of Representatives from Virginia's 10th District, following the announcement that incumbent Frank Wolf would retire at the end of the th Congress.
On April 26, , Comstock won the Republican nomination for the U. Comstock and Republican U. After rumors arose that the gathering could be infiltrated by Democrats, both candidates initially moved the meeting to a private location before opting to speak with the group by phone instead. This decision prompted a statement from David Sparkman, chairman of the Tea Party group, who said "I'm disappointed, I wanted to look these politicians in the eye and take their measure. Comstock won the election on November 4, , defeating Democrat John Foust with 56 percent of the vote.
In early October, following the release of the Donald Trump Access Hollywood tape , Comstock called for Donald Trump to drop out of the presidential race. She released a statement that in part said "This is disgusting, vile, and disqualifying. No woman should ever be subjected to this type of obscene behavior and it is unbecoming of anybody seeking high office. In light of these comments, Donald Trump should step aside and allow our party to replace him with Mike Pence or another appropriate nominee from the Republican Party.
I cannot in good conscience vote for Donald Trump. In early , the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee named Comstock and her 10th district seat one of their top targets in the midterm elections.
Senate in , announced that he was preparing to mount a primary challenge against Comstock in Comstock had been named as a potential candidate for the U. Senate against incumbent Tim Kaine in the election but decided not run against him. In the general election, she ran for re-election against Democratic State Senator Jennifer Wexton in what was considered one of the most competitive House races, given that Democrats Hillary Clinton and Governor Ralph Northam easily won her district in and She was a member of the Republican Main Street Partnership.
Vote Smart , a non-profit, non-partisan research organization that collects and distributes information on candidates for public office in the United States, "researched presidential and congressional candidates' public records to determine candidates' likely responses on certain key issues.
Comstock supported a ban on abortion except in cases of rape, incest, or when the mother's life is in danger. In March , Comstock signed onto a Republican resolution acknowledging the impact of human activities on global climate. Comstock opposed net neutrality.
In March she voted to reverse a landmark FCC ruling, opening the door for internet service providers to sell customer data. In a election debate, Comstock criticized President Barack Obama 's executive orders on immigration see Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals , Deferred Action for Parents of Americans , calling for immigration-law policy changes to be made via legislation.
Comstock also suggested tracking people entering the U. Comstock criticized President Donald Trump 's executive order to impose a temporary ban on entry to the U.
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This should be addressed and corrected expeditiously. I think both sides have learned that a government shutdown was bad, it wasn't good for them. In , the U. Senate passed a bill introduced by Comstock which gave the federal government greater latitude in deporting immigrants who were suspected of gang activity.
Comstock opposed same-sex marriage. She supported adult stem cell research.
In April , Comstock said she would support legislation introduced by Democrat John Delaney to overhaul the board that oversees the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority , which runs Washington's Metrorail system. The legislation would have required the next three federal appointments to the authority's board of directors to be either a certified transit, management, or financial expert. In February , Comstock told a House subcommittee that women were being pushed out of jobs in science and technology.
Res 40, signed into law in February , which nullifies a rule that "implements a plan to provide to the National Instant Criminal History Background Check System the name of an individual who meets certain criteria, including that benefit payments are made through a representative payee because the individual is determined to be mentally incapable of managing them.
Current law prohibits firearm sale or transfer to and purchase or possession by a person who has been adjudicated as a mental defective. In October , Comstock and Democratic operative Lanny Davis co-wrote an article in the National Review in which they expressed strong opposition to the call for reinstatement of the Fairness Doctrine. The network had to defend itself for over three years. She has been married to Elwyn Charles Comstock, whom she had met in high school, since October 9, Another good friend is David N.
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