Republican former Senator John Warner served the Commonwealth of Virginia for over 30 years in the United States Senate. Before being elected to the Senate, he served as Undersecretary of the Navy and Secretary of the Navy under President Nixon. In the Senate, John Warner served as the Chair of the Senate Rules Committee from 1995 — 1999 and as the Chair of the Senate Armed Services Committee from 2003 — 2007. 

Former Senator John Warner endorses Mark Warner’s campaign because, in his words, “all that experience, you couldn’t buy it.” Former Sen. John Warner notes Sen. Mark Warner’s willingness to work with both Republicans and Democrats to get things done in the Senate.