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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 B.S. 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

Comprehensive donor information for Paxton is available dating back to 2000. Based on available campaign finance records, Paxton raised a total of $166,263 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 25, 2013.[10]

Brady Paxton's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 West Virginia State House, District 13 Won $33,333
2010 West Virginia State House, District 13 Won $21,475
2008 West Virginia State House, District 13 Won $30,066
2006 West Virginia State House, District 13 Won $32,218
2004 West Virginia State House, District 13 Won $19,320
2002 West Virginia State House, District 13 Won $17,945
2000 West Virginia State House, District 13 Won $11,906
Grand Total Raised $166,263

2012

Paxton won re-election to the West Virginia House of Delegates in 2012. During that election cycle, Paxton raised a total of $33,333.
West Virginia House of Delegates 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Brady Paxton's campaign in 2012
Mason Jackson Roane Labor Council$2,000
West Virginia Building & Construction Trades Council$2,000
West Virginia Appalachian Laborers District Council$2,000
West Virginia Federation of Teachers$2,000
West Virginia AFL-CIO$2,000
Total Raised in 2012$33,333
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Paxton won re-election to the West Virginia House of Delegates in 2010. During that election cycle, Paxton raised a total of $21,475.

2008

Paxton won re-election to the West Virginia House of Delegates in 2008. During that election cycle, Paxton raised a total of $30,066.

2006

Paxton won re-election to the West Virginia House of Delegates in 2006. During that election cycle, Paxton raised a total of $32,218.

2004

Paxton won re-election to the West Virginia House of Delegates in 2004. During that election cycle, Paxton raised a total of $19,320.

2002

Paxton won re-election to the West Virginia House of Delegates in 2002. During that election cycle, Paxton raised a total of $17,945.

2000

Paxton won election to the West Virginia House of Delegates in 2000. During that election cycle, Paxton raised a total of $11,906.

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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