Jim Moss

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Jim Moss
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Candidate for
U.S. House, West Virginia, District 2
PartyRepublican
Education
Bachelor'sWest Virginia Institute of Technology
Master'sUniversity of South Carolina
Websites
Campaign website
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Jim Moss was a 2014 Republican candidate seeking election to the U.S. House to represent the 2nd Congressional District of West Virginia.[1] He lost the Republican nomination in the primary on May 13, 2014.[2]

Biography

Moss graduated from Dunbar High School and attended West Virginia Institute of Technology in Montgomery, West Virginia, where he earned a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering.[3]

After graduating from the West Virginia Institute of Technology, Moss moved to Rochester, New York and worked for the Eastman Kodak Company. After two years, he moved to Columbia, South Carolina, to work for the Michelin Tire Corporation. While working for Michelin, he earned an MBA from the University of South Carolina.[3]

Career

In January 2000, Moss started working for Toyota Motor Manufacturing in Buffalo, West Virginia.[3]

Elections

2014

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See also: West Virginia's 2nd Congressional District elections, 2014

Moss ran in the 2014 election for the U.S. House to represent West Virginia's 2nd District.[1] Moss lost the Republican nomination in the primary on May 13, 2014 to Alex Mooney.[2]

Republican primary results

U.S. House, West Virginia District 2 Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngAlex Mooney 36% 12,575
Robert Fluharty 1.8% 618
Steve Harrison 11% 3,845
Charlotte Lane 18% 6,297
Jim Moss 4.8% 1,667
Ken Reed 22.3% 7,791
Ron Walters Jr. 6% 2,107
Total Votes 34,900
Source: Results via Associated Press

Personal

Moss and his wife, Jenny, live in Hurricane, West Virginia with two of their three children.[3]

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