Douglas Facemire

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Douglas Facemire
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West Virginia State Senate District 12
Incumbent
In office
2008-Present
Term ends
December 1, 2016
Years in position 6
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$20,000/year
Per diem$131/day during session
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2008
Next generalNovember 8, 2016
Term limitsN/A
Education
High schoolBraxton County High School
Personal
BirthdayAugust 22, 1961
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Douglas E. Facemire (b. August 22, 1961) is a Democratic member of the West Virginia State Senate, representing District 12. He was first elected to the chamber in 2008.

Biography

Facemire received his diploma from Braxton County High School.

Facemire is the owner of a grocery store chain. He is the Co-Chair of the Braxton County Democratic Executive Committee.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

West Virginia Committee Assignments, 2013
Energy, Industry and Mining, Chair
Finance, Vice Chair
Confirmations, Vice Chair
Transportation and Infrastructure
Labor
Banking and Insurance
Natural Resources
Workforce Investment for Economic Development, Chair
Finance, Vice Chair
Employee Suggestion Award Board
Equal Pay Commission
Government Operations
Infrastructure

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: West Virginia State Senate elections, 2012

Facemire ran in the 2012 election for West Virginia State Senate, District 12. Facemire ran unopposed in the May 8 primary election and was unchallenged in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2][3]

2008

On November 4, 2008, Douglas Facemire was elected to the West Virginia State Senate, District 12. He ran unopposed.[4]

Facemire raised $142,296 for his campaign. [5]

West Virginia State Senate, District (2008)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Douglas Facemire (D) 34,203 100%

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2008

Facemire raised $142,296 for the 2008 election.

His major contributors are listed below.[6]

Donor Amount
Douglas Facemire $74,925
Manuel Alvarez III $2,000
David Alvarez $2,000
West Virginia Regional Council of Carpenters $1,250

Personal

Facemire and his wife Tammy Gregory have three children; Corey, Kayla, Jessie.

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Political offices
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West Virginia State Senate District 12
2008–present
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