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Justin Marcum
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West Virginia House of Delegates District 20
In office
Term ends
December 1, 2014
Years in position 2
Base salary$20,000/year
Per diem$131/day during session
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
AppointedJanuary 16, 2012
Term limitsN/A
J.D.Appalachian School of Law
Office website
Justin Marcum (b. May 3, 1946) is a Democratic member of the West Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 20. He was first appointed to the chamber on January 16, 2012.[1]


Marcum earned his J.D. from Appalachian School of Law in 2011.

Committee assignments


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

West Virginia Committee Assignments, 2013
Roads and Transportation
Political Subdivisions
Rule-Making Review, Vice Chair


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



See also: West Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2014

Elections for the office of West Virginia House of Delegates will consist of a primary election on May 13, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was January 25, 2014.n Incumbent Justin Marcum will face Michael Baisden in the Democratic primary. Russell Deskins is unopposed in the Republican primary.


See also: West Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2012

Marcum ran for re-election in the 2012 election for West Virginia House of Delegates, District 20. Marcum defeated Nathan Brown and Marvin Vernatter in the May 8 primary election. He defeated Mike Baisden in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3][4]

West Virginia House of Delegates, District 20, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJustin Marcum Incumbent 68.4% 4,013
     Republican Mike Baisden 31.6% 1,850
Total Votes 5,863
West Virginia House of Delegates, District 20 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJustin J. Marcum Incumbent 58.4% 2,655
Nathan Brown 35.7% 1,622
Marvin Vernatter 5.9% 270
Total Votes 4,547

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Marcum is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Marcum raised a total of $43,272 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 26, 2013.[5]

Justin Marcum's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 West Virginia State House, District 20 Won $43,272
Grand Total Raised $43,272


Marcum won election to the West Virginia House of Delegates in 2012. During that election cycle, Marcum raised a total of $43,272.

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