Scott Varner

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Scott Varner
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West Virginia House of Delegates District 4
Former officeholder
In office
1993- December 1, 2012
PartyDemocratic
Leadership
Majority Whip, West Virginia State House of Delegates
2002-2006
Compensation
Base salary$20,000/year
Per diem$131/day during session
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected1992
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Congressional District Committee
1990-1994
Education
Bachelor'sGlenville State College
Associate'sOhio Valley College
Master'sWest Virginia University
Personal
BirthdayJuly 1, 1962
Place of birthWheeling, WV
ProfessionEducator
ReligionChurch of Christ
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Scott Varner (b. July 1, 1962) is a former Democratic member of the West Virginia House of Delegates. He represented District 4 from 1992 to 2012. From 2002 to 2006, he was House Majority Whip.

Varner is an Educator and Vocational Administrator. Varner earned his AA from Ohio Valley College. He went on to receive his B.A. from Glenville State College. He then earned his M.A. from West Virginia University. He also attended the West Virginia College of Graduate Studies.[1]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2010

See also: West Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2010

Varner was re-elected to the West Virginia House of Delegates District 4. He was one of two candidates running for the two District 4 Delegate positions on the ballot in the November 2, 2010, general election. Since only the two top vote-getters were elected, they were each essentially unopposed.[2][3]

West Virginia House of Delegates, District 4 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Scott Varner (D) 7,557 52.29%
Green check mark transparent.png Michael Ferro (D) 6,894 47.71%
West Virginia State Senate, District 4 Democratic Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Scott Garrison Varner (D) 3,563 46.24%
Green check mark transparent.png Michael Thomas Ferro (D) 3,317 43.04%

2008

In 2008 Varner (D) was re-elected to the West Virginia House District 4. Varner (D) finished with 8,689 votes and was followed by Michael Ferro(D) with 6,949 votes, Ronald Morris (R) with 5,215 votes and R.E. Hartley (I) with 3,102 votes.[4] Varner raised $46,144 for his campaign fund.[5]

West Virginia House District 4
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Scott Varner (D) 8,689
Green check mark transparent.png Michael Ferro (D) 6,949
Ronald Morris (R) 5,215
R.E. Hartley (I) 3,102

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, when Varner most recently won election to the House of Delegates, he collected $34,703 in donations.[6]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
West Virginia Appalachian Laborers District Council $2,000
West Virginia Building & Construction Trades Council $1,200
Natrium PAC $1,000
Joe Martin Campaign - Year 2000 $1,000
West Virginia Hospital Association $1,000
West Virginia Realtors Association $1,000
CSX Transportation $1,000
Communications Workers District 2 $1,000

Personal

Varner and his wife, Suzanne Yanni, have two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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West Virginia House of Representatives District 4
1992–2012
Succeeded by
David Sidiropolis (D)