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Ron Miller
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West Virginia State Senate District 10
Incumbent
In office
2010-Present
Term ends
January 14, 2015
Years in position 4
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$20,000/year
Per diem$131/day during session
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sShepherd College, 1978
Master'sSouthern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1982
Personal
BirthdayNovember 12, 1954
Place of birthGeneva, NY
ReligionChristian (Baptist)
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Ronald F. Miller is a Democratic member of District 10 of the West Virginia State Senate. He was first elected in 2010.

Biography

Miller earned a B.A. in social studies from Shepherd College and an M.A. in education from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is a former pastor of Shuck Memorial and West Point Baptist Churches.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Miller served on the following committees:

West Virginia Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture and Rural Development, Chair
Government Organization, Vice Chair
Confirmations
Health and Human Resources
Judiciary
Labor
Children and Poverty
Agriculture and Agri-business, Chair
Joint Government Organization, Vice Chair
Finance
Forest Management Review Commission
Health
Joint Judiciary
Outcomes-Based Funding Models in Higher Education
PEIA, Seniors and Long Term Care

2011-2012

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

Issues

Campaign themes

2014

Miller's following campaign themes are highlighted by Project Vote Smart:[2]

  • Regrowth of Community
  • Creation of Jobs
  • Increased quality of Education

Elections

2014

See also: West Virginia State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for the office of West Virginia State Senate will take place in 2014. A primary election took place May 13, 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was January 25, 2014. Incumbent Ronald F. Miller was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while Duane Zobrist was unopposed in the Republican primary. Miller will face Zobrist in the general election.[3][4]

2010

See also: West Virginia State Senate elections, 2010

District 10 elected two senators on November 2, 2010, to fill the open seat, unexpired term, vacated when Senator Don Caruth died May 1, 2010. Mark Wills (D) and Philip Stevens (R) ran for the open seat.[5].

Miller ran in the 2010 election for West Virginia State Senate District 10. Miller and Mark Wills defeated Republicans John Barnes and Philip Stevens in the general election on November 2, 2010. Miller and Wills were unopposed in the Democratic primary election on May 11, 2010.[6][7] [8]

West Virginia State Senate, District 10 (2010) General Election
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Ron Miller (D) 14,093 51.89%
Johnny Barnes (R) 13,067 48.11%
West Virginia State Senate, District 10 Democratic Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Ronald F. Miller (D) 8,391 68.70%

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Miller received $59,125 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[9]

West Virginia State Senate 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Ron Miller (West Virginia)'s campaign in 2010
West Virginia Bankers Association$2,000
West Virginia Troopers Association$2,000
West Virginia Regional Council Of Carpenters$2,000
West Virginia AFL-CIO$2,000
Southern West Virginia Carpenters Local PAC$2,000
Total Raised in 2010 $59,125

Personal

Miller and his wife, Cindy, have three children.[1]

See also

External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
Jesse Guills
West Virginia State Senate District 10
2011–present
Succeeded by
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