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}}{{tnr}}'''Brady Paxton''' (b. January 21, 1947) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[West Virginia House of Delegates]]. He has represented District 13 since his appointment in 1999. Previously, Paxton served in the West Virginia State House of Delegates from 1992 to 1994 and was a member of the Poca City Council.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Brady Paxton''' (b. January 21, 1947) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[West Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 13. He was first appointed to the chamber in 1999.
  
Paxton earned his BS from West Virginia State College.  He then attended Marshall Graduate School. He has been a writer, teacher, farmer, artist, and in the United States Army in Vietnam.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=52238 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Paxton ]</ref>
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Paxton served in the [[West Virginia House of Delegates]] from 1992 to 1994.
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==Biography==
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Paxton earned his BS from West Virginia State College.  He then attended Marshall Graduate School. Paxton was a member of the Poca City Council. He has been a writer, teacher, farmer, artist, and in the United States Army in Vietnam.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=52238 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Paxton]</ref>
  
 
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Paxton won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[West Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2012|West Virginia House of Delegates]], District 13. Paxton and incumbent [[Helen Martin]] advanced unopposed in the May 8 primary election. He was challenged by [[Brian Scott]], [[Helen Martin]], and [[Scott Cadle]] in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.wboy.com/category/234846/2012-west-virginia-general-election-wv-results-november-6 ''WBOY.com'' "West Virginia General Election Results November 6, 2012" Accessed November 7, 2012]</ref><ref>[http://apps.sos.wv.gov/elections/candidate-search/index.aspx West Virginia Secretary of State - 2012 Candidate Listing By Office]</ref><ref>[http://apps.sos.wv.gov/elections/results/results.aspx?year=2012&eid=8&county=Statewide 2012 West Virginia Primary Election Official Results]</ref>
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Paxton won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[West Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2012|West Virginia House of Delegates]], District 13. Paxton and incumbent [[Helen Martin]] advanced unopposed in the May 8 primary election. He was challenged by [[Brian Scott]], [[Helen Martin]], and [[Scott Cadle]] in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.wboy.com/category/234846/2012-west-virginia-general-election-wv-results-november-6 ''WBOY.com'' "West Virginia General Election Results November 6, 2012" Accessed November 7, 2012]</ref><ref>[http://apps.sos.wv.gov/elections/candidate-search/index.aspx West Virginia Secretary of State - 2012 Candidate Listing By Office]</ref><ref>[http://apps.sos.wv.gov/elections/results/results.aspx?year=2012&eid=8&county=Statewide 2012 West Virginia Primary Election Official Results]</ref>
  
 
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Paxton has five children.
 
Paxton has five children.
  
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* [http://www.legis.state.wv.us/House/lawmaker.cfm?member=Delegate%20Paxton Office Website - West Virginia House of Delegates]  
 
* [http://www.legis.state.wv.us/House/lawmaker.cfm?member=Delegate%20Paxton Office Website - West Virginia House of Delegates]  
 
* [http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=52238 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
 
* [http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=52238 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]

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Brady Paxton
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West Virginia House of Delegates District 13
Incumbent
In office
1999-Present
Term ends
December 1, 2014
Years in position 15
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$20,000/year
Per diem$131/day during session
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2000
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sWest Virginia State College
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Army
Personal
BirthdayJanuary 21, 1947
Place of birthBancroft, WV
ReligionChristian
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Brady Paxton (b. January 21, 1947) is a Democratic member of the West Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 13. He was first appointed to the chamber in 1999.

Paxton served in the West Virginia House of Delegates from 1992 to 1994.

Biography

Paxton earned his BS from West Virginia State College. He then attended Marshall Graduate School. Paxton was a member of the Poca City Council. He has been a writer, teacher, farmer, artist, and in the United States Army in Vietnam.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

West Virginia Committee Assignments, 2013
Homeland Security, Chair
Government Organization
Rules
Agriculture
Agriculture and Agri-business
Education Accountability
Government Organization
Outcomes-Based Funding Models in Higher Education

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: West Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2012

Paxton won re-election in the 2012 election for West Virginia House of Delegates, District 13. Paxton and incumbent Helen Martin advanced unopposed in the May 8 primary election. He was challenged by Brian Scott, Helen Martin, and Scott Cadle in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3][4]

West Virginia House of Delegates, District 13, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBrady Paxton Incumbent 27.8% 6,663
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngScott Cadle 25.7% 6,149
     Republican Brian Scott 25.1% 6,002
     Democratic Helen Martin Incumbent 21.4% 5,134
Total Votes 23,948

2010

See also: West Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2010

Paxton was re-elected to the West Virginia House of Delegates District 13. He was one of three candidates running for the two District 13 Delegate positions on the ballot in the November 2, 2010 general election. His opponents were Republican Brian Scott and Democrat incumbent Dale Martin. Only the two top vote-getters were elected. [5][6][7]

West Virginia House of Delegates, District 13 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Brady Ralph Paxton (D) 6,175 35.04%
Green check mark transparent.png Dale Franklin Martin (D) 5,811 32.97%
Brian Ray Scott (R) 5,639 31.99%
West Virginia State Senate, District 13 Democratic Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.pngBrady Ralph Paxton (D) 1,995 36.06%
Green check mark transparent.png Dale Franklin Martin (D) 1,793 32.41%

2008

In 2008 Paxton was re-elected to the West Virginia House District 13. Paxton (D) finished with 8,369 votes and was followed by Dale Martin (D) with 6,855 votes, James McCormick (R) with 5,986 votes and Brian Scott (R) with 5,562 votes.[8] Paxton raised $30,066 for his campaign fund.[9]

West Virginia House District 13
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Brady Paxton (D) 8,369
Green check mark transparent.png Dale Martin (D) 6,855
James McCormick (R) 5,986
Brian Scott (R) 5,562

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, when Paxton most recently won re-election to the House of Delegates, he collected $21,475 in donations.[10]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
West Virginia Building & Construction Trades Council $2,000
West Virginia Federation of Teachers $2,000
West Virginia AFL-CIO $2,000
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers $2,000

Endorsements

In 2012, Paxton was endorsed by:

  • The West Virginia AFL-CIO's Committee on Political Education[11]

Personal

Paxton has five children.

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