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Barbara ComstockMember, United States Congress
Representative Comstock served in the Virginia House of Delegates from 2010 to 2015 and is a 30+ year resident of McLean, Virginia. Barbara and her husband, Chip, a retired Fairfax County Schools Assistant Principal who continues to teach, have raised their three children in McLean.
Barbara served first as a senior aide in the 1990s to Virginia Congressman Frank R. Wolf who represented Virginia’s 10th Congressional District. After working in Congressman Wolf’s office, she was recruited to serve on the House Government Reform and Oversight Committee, where Barbara became Chief Counsel and led hearings and oversight of investigations into waste, fraud and abuse.
She also served as Director of the Office of Public Affairs for the U.S. Department of Justice from 2002 through 2003. During her tenure as Director of Public Affairs, Barbara spearheaded communications for the Department's major challenges including War on Terror investigations, the Washington sniper case, major corporate fraud investigations and judicial confirmation hearings.
Barbara graduated from Georgetown University Law Center and Middlebury College with a B.A. in Political Science.
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