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Don Perdue
West Virginia House of Delegates District 17
Assumed office
Current term ends
Political party Democratic
Profession Pharmacist
Website House website
Don Perdue (b. November 12, 1949) is a Democratic member of the West Virginia House of Delegates. He has represented District 17 since 1998. He has served as House Assistant Majority Whip since 2007.

Perdue earned his BS in Pharmacy from Marshall University in 1972. He went on to receive his BS in Chemistry from Ohio Northern University in 1974.

Perdue was a Staff Pharmacist for Flanagan Drug from 1974 to 1978. He then worked as a Staff Pharmacist for Cabell Huntington Hospital from 1979 to 1985. He was also Director of Pharmacy Service for Our Lady Bellefonte Hospital from 1986 to 1988. From 1988 to 1990, he was the owner of Relief Incorporated Pharmacist Service. Perdue then worked as a Staff Pharmacist for Big Bear Pharmacies from 1989 to 1990. He has been a Pharmacist for Kroger Company since 1990.[1]

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Election history


See also: West Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2010

Perdue is running for re-election to the West Virginia House of Delegates District 17. He is one of two candidates running for the two District 17 Delegate positions on the ballot in the November 2, 2010 general election. Since only the two top vote-getters are elected, they are each essentially unopposed. [2]


In 2008 Perdue was re-elected to the West Virginia House District 17. Perdue (D) finished with 7,121 votes second only to Richard Thompson (D) who finished with 8,108 votes. Perdue was followed by Lisa Peana (R) with 4,624 votes.[3] Perdue raised $30,186 for his campaign fund.[4]

West Virginia House District 17
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Richard Thompson (D) 8,108
Green check mark transparent.png Don Perdue (D) 7,121
Lisa Peana (R) 4,624


Perdue and his wife, Mary Jo, have two children.

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West Virginia House of Representatives District 17
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