Joseph Talbott

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Joseph Talbott
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West Virginia House of Delegates District 36
Former officeholder
In office
1992-1996, 2003- December 1, 2012
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$20,000/year
Per diem$131/day during session
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2002
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sWest Virginia Wesleyan
Master'sWest Virginia Wesleyan
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Marine Corps
Years of service1955-1959
Personal
BirthdayJanuary 23, 1933
Place of birthWebster Springs, WV
ReligionMethodist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Joseph Talbott (b. January 23, 1933) is a former Democratic member of the West Virginia House of Delegates. He represented District 36 from 2002-2012. Talbott served in the West Virginia State House of Delegates from 1992 to 1996.

Talbott earned his B.S. and MA from West Virginia Wesleyan. He also attended Potomac State College.

Talbott served in the United States Marine Corps from 1955 to 1959. He is currently an educator.[1]

He was defeated in the May 8, 2012 Democratic Primary.[2]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Talbott served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Talbott served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: West Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2012

Talbott ran for re-election in the 2012 election for West Virginia House of Delegates, District 44. Talbott and Sue Blake Andersen were defeated by Dana L. Lynch in the May 8 primary election.[3][4]

West Virginia House of Delegates, District 44 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngDana L. Lynch 37.8% 1,339
Joe Talbott Incumbent 33% 1,170
Sue Blake Andersen 29.1% 1,032
Total Votes 3,541

2010

See also: West Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2010

Talbott was re-elected to the West Virginia House of Delegates District 36 in the November 2, 2010 general election. He defeated Independent Duane Borchers, Sr.. Talbott defeated Democrat Sue Blake Andersen in the May 11 primary.[5][6][7]

West Virginia House of Delegates, District 36 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Joseph Talbott (D) 2,555 71.73%
Duane Borchers, Sr. (I) 1,007 28.27%
West Virginia State Senate, District 36 Democratic Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.pngJoseph B. Talbott (D) 1,453 52.51%
Sue Blake Andersen (D) 1,314 47.49%

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, when Talbott most recently won re-election to the House of Delegates, he collected $13,950 in donations.[8]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
West Virginia Building & Construction Trades Council $1,000
West Virginia AFL-CIO $1,000
Communications Workers $1,000
Chesapeake Energy $1,000

Personal

Talbott and his wife, Sue Legg, have two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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West Virginia House of Representatives District 36
2002–present
Succeeded by
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