West Virginia House of Delegates, District 25
Morefield was defeated as one of four candidates running for the two positions in District 25 on the ballot in the November 2, 2010, general election. He was opposed in the general election by Republican Chuck Terry, Republican Joe Ellington, and Democrat incumbent John Frazier. Only the top two vote-getters were elected.
Republican incumbent Thomas Porter died on September 27, 2010. His son, Mike accepted the appointment to finish his father's term. Republicans named Chuck Terry to run for the seat in the November 2, 2010, general election.
|West Virginia State Senate, District 25 Democratic Primary (2010)|
|John Richard Frazier (D)||3,807||51.09%|
|Billy Joe Morefield (D)||1,736||23.30%|
- Biography on Project Vote Smart
- Official list of West Virginia's November 2, 2010 candidates
- West Virginia House of Delegates official candidate list
- West Virginia Secretary of State, "Statewide Results - General Election - November 2, 2010," accessed February 11, 2014
- West Virginia Secretary of State, "Statewide Results - Primary Election - May 11, 2010," accessed February 11, 2014
- Charleston Gazette, "Mercer County GOP picks candidate for House seat," October 8, 2010 (dead link)
- Bluefield Daily Telegraph, "Porter Jr. proud to finish father’s term," October 8, 2010