Stephen Ferguson

Key Facts

Party Republican
Status Challenger

Background

Stephen Ferguson is a graduate of Christopher Newport University, having studied biology. Ferguson served as a firefighter from 1994 to 1996. He owns U.S. Lawns Hampton Roads, a business focusing on landscape management [3]. Ferguson also holds several positions concerning youth sports such as President of Fame Boosters, which raises funds for travel cheerleading expenses, and board member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes. Ferguson also served as Runningman’s HOA President and is now the current The Commons HOA President [4].

Key Issues

Economy

Ferguson supports lowering the property tax in Newport News. In the past, Ferguson has advocated for natural gas and oil energy development [4].

Gun Policy

Ferguson is against gun control legislation. Ferguson has expressed support for self-defense using firearms [4].

Education

Ferguson believes the status quo regarding the safety of schools needs to be improved [1].

Endorsements

No endorsements could be found.

Sources

1 Stephen Ferguson for Newport News City Council 

2 VPAP 

3 LinkedIn 

4 Facebook