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|West Virginia House of Delegates District 25|
|1980-1982, 2009-December 1, 2012|
|Per diem||$131/day during session|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|J.D.||West Virginia University College of Law|
|Service/branch||United States Army|
|Years of service||1967-1969|
|Date of birth||August 2, 1945|
|Place of birth||Charleston, WV|
Frazier earned his B.S. from Concord College. He went on to receive his J.D. from West Virginia University College of Law.
Frazier served in the United States Army from 1967 to 1969. He was Circuit Judge for Mercer County from 1981 to 2006. He then worked as a Senior Status Judge from 2006 to 2007. He is also an Adjunct Professor at Concord University.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Frazier served on these committees:
- Banking and Insurance Committee, West Virginia House of Delegates
- Children, Juveniles and Other Issues Committee, West Virginia State Legislature
- Constitutional Revision Committee, West Virginia House of Delegates
- Interstate Cooperation Committee, West Virginia House of Delegates
- Interstate Cooperation Committee, West Virginia State Legislature
- Judiciary Committee, West Virginia House of Delegates
- Judiciary Committee, West Virginia State Legislature
- Political Subdivisions Committee, West Virginia House of Delegates
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Frazier served on these committees:
- Banking and Insurance Committee, West Virginia House
- Constitutional Revision Committee, West Virginia House
- Judiciary Committee, West Virginia House
Frazier was re-elected to the West Virginia House of Delegates District 25. He was one of four candidates running for the two District 25 Delegate positions 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 Bill Morefield. The two top 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 House of Delegates, District 25 General Election (2010)|
|John Frazier (D)||6,095||34.48%|
|Joe Ellington, Jr. (R)||4,693||26.55%|
|Charles Terry, Jr. (R)||3,860||21.83%|
|Billy Joe Morefield (D)||3,031||17.14%|
|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%|
In 2008 Frazier was elected to the West Virginia House District 25. Frazier (D) finished with 6,664 votes and was followed by Mike Porter (R) with 6,539 votes, Marshall Long (D) with 6,070 votes and Joe Ellington (R) with 3,827 votes. Frazier raised $43,666 for his campaign fund.
|West Virginia House District 25|
|John Frazier (D)||6,664|
|Mike Porter (R)||6,539|
|Marshall Long (D)||6,070|
|Joe Ellington (R)||3,827|
In 2010, when Frazier most recently won re-election to the House of Delegates, he collected $26,079 in donations.
His largest contributors in 2010 were:
|West Virginia AFL-CIO||$2,000|
|West Virginia Building & Construction Trades Council||$2,000|
|West Virginia Trial Lawyers Association||$1,250|
|West Virginia Regional Council of Carpenters||$1,000|
Frazier and his wife, Brenda, have one child.
- Official list of West Virginia's November 2, 2010 candidates
- West Virginia House of Delegates
- Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. Frazier
- 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
- Official General Election Results
- West Virginia House election results
- Campaign funds
- Follow the Money, Candidate summary, accessed July 11, 2011
|West Virginia House of Representatives District 25
| Succeeded by|
Linda Goode Phillips (D)
State of West Virginia
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