|West Virginia House of Delegates, District 61|
|December 1, 2012 – present|
|December 1, 2014|
|Years in position||2|
|Per diem||$131/day during session|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|First elected||November 2, 2012|
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Barrett served on the following committees:
|West Virginia Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Energy, Industry and Labor, Economic Development and Small Business|
|• Banking and Insurance|
|• Joint Education|
Elections for the office of West Virginia House of Delegates took place in 2014. A primary election took place on May 13, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was January 25, 2014. Incumbent Jason Barrett was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Walter Duke was unopposed in the Republican primary. Duke defeated Barrett in the general election.
|West Virginia House of Delegates District 61, General Election, 2014|
|Democratic||Jason Barrett Incumbent||45.3%||1,629|
Barrett won election in the 2012 election for West Virginia House of Delegates, District 61. Barrett ran unopposed in the May 8 primary election and defeated incumbent Walter E. Duke in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.
|West Virginia House of Delegates, District 61, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Walter Duke Incumbent||47.3%||2,936|
Comprehensive donor information for Barrett is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Barrett raised a total of $40,720 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 31, 2013.
|Jason Barrett's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||West Virginia State House, District 61||$23,217|
|2010||West Virginia State House, District 54||$17,503|
|Grand Total Raised||$40,720|
2012Barrett won election to the West Virginia House of Delegates in 2012. During that election cycle, Barrett raised a total of $23,217.
|West Virginia House of Delegates 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Jason Barrett's campaign in 2012|
|West Virginia Association for Justice||$2,000|
|West Virginia Appalachian Laborers District Council||$1,000|
|Bailey, Timothy C||$1,000|
|Total Raised in 2012||$23,217|
|Source:Follow the Money|
2010Barrett lost the election for the West Virginia House of Delegates in 2010. During that election cycle, Barrett raised a total of $17,503.
|West Virginia House of Delegates 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Jason Barrett's campaign in 2010|
|Barrett, M Jason||$2,000|
|Barrett, M Jason||$1,875|
|Barrett, M Jason||$1,579|
|Barrett, M Jason||$849|
|Total Raised in 2010||$17,503|
|Source:Follow the Money|
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- West Virginia Secretary of State, "Candidate search," accessed April 30, 2014
- West Virginia Secretary of State, "Statewide Results - General Election - November 6, 2012," accessed February 12, 2014
- West Virginia Secretary of State, "Statewide Results - Primary Election - May 8, 2012," accessed February 12, 2014
- followthemoney.org, "Barrett, Jason," accessed July 31, 2013
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