Jonathan Miller

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Jonathan Miller
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West Virginia House of Delegates District 53
Former officeholder
In office
2007-December 1, 2012
Base salary$20,000/year
Per diem$131/day during session
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2006
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sHigh Point University, 2006
Date of birthMay 24, 1984
ProfessionHealth Insurance Consultant, Shenadoah Valley Group
Office website
Campaign website
Jonathan Miller (b. May 24, 1984) is a former Republican member of the West Virginia House of Delegates. He represented District 53 from 2006 to 2012. He has also worked as Field Director for McHenry for Congress. Miller gave up his state house seat to run for U.S. House in 2012, but lost in the Republican primary.[1]


Miller earned his B.A. in Political Science from High Point University in 2006.

Miller has worked as a Loan Officer for Lincoln Mortgage, Limited Liability Company since 2006. He has also worked as a Substitute Teacher for Berkeley County Schools since then. He is also a Health/Life Insurance Agent and a Business Assistant for Porterfield Properties, Incorporated.[2]

Committee assignments


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


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


Campaign themes


According to his website, Miller's campaign platform included[3]:

  • Reducing taxes and regulations
  • Reducing illegal immigration
  • Reducing the deficit



See also: West Virginia's 2nd Congressional District elections, 2012

Miller ran for U.S. Congress, to represent West Virginia's 2nd District. He and Michael Davis lost to Shelley Moore Capito in the May 8 primary.[4][5]

U.S. House, West Virginia District 2 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngShelley Moore Capito Incumbent 83% 35,088
Michael Davis 5.9% 2,495
Jonathan Miller 11.1% 4,711
Total Votes 42,294


See also: West Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2010

Miller was re-elected to District 53 in the November 2, 2010 general election. He defeated Democrat Robert V. "Bob" Mills. He was unopposed in the primary election.[6][7][8]

West Virginia House of Delegates, District 53 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Jonathan Miller (R) 3,699 69.15%
Robert Mills (D) 1,650 30.85%
West Virginia State Senate, District 53 Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Jonathan Ryan Miller (R) 782 63.47%

Campaign donors


In 2010, when Miller won re-election to the House of Delegates, he collected $20,466 in donations.[9]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Eastern Panhandle Business Association $700
West Virginia Bankers Association $600
Merck & Co $500
RPAC 12/06 $500
American Electric Power $500
West Virginia Optometric Association $500
MedCo Health Solutions $500
3 individuals $500 each


Miller is single.

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Political offices
Preceded by
West Virginia House of Representatives District 53
Succeeded by
Randy E. Smith (R)