Difference between revisions of "James Morefield"

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
m (Text replace - "|Term ends = January 2012" to "|Term ends = January 8, 2014")
m (Text replace - "|Political party = Republican |Party dot = {{reddot|size=10px}}" to "|Political party = Republican")
Line 8: Line 8:
 
  |Term ends = January 8, 2014
 
  |Term ends = January 8, 2014
 
  |Assumed office = 2010
 
  |Assumed office = 2010
  |Political party = Republican |Party dot = {{reddot|size=10px}}
+
  |Political party = Republican
 
  |Leadership =
 
  |Leadership =
 
  |Years leadership =
 
  |Years leadership =

Revision as of 15:54, 27 December 2012

James Morefield
James Morefield.jpg
Virginia House of Delegates District 3
Incumbent
In office
January 13, 2010 - Present
Term ends
January 8, 2014
Years in position 4
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$17,640/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 3, 2009
Next generalNovember 5, 2013
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ProfessionSmall business owner
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
James Morefield is a Republican member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 3 since 2010.

He defeated incumbent Dan Bowling in the general election on November 3, 2009.[1]

Committee assignments

2012-2013

In the 2012-2013 session, Morefield has been appointed to the following committees:

2010-2011

In the 2010-2011 session, Morefield served on the following committees:

Elections

2011

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Morefield won re-election to District 3 of the Virginia House of Delegates. He obtained the GOP nomination and defeated Russell Vern Presley II (D) in the November 8 general election.[2]

Virginia House of Delegates, District 3 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJames Morefield Incumbent 59.7% 13,316
     Democratic Russell Vern Presley II 40.3% 8,994
Total Votes 22,310

2009

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009

On November 3, 2009, Morefield was elected to the 3rd District Seat in the Virginia House of Delegates, defeating Dan Bowling (D).

Morefield raised $231,799 for his campaign, while Bowling raised $134,078. [3]

Virginia House of Delegates, District 3 (2009)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png James Morefield (R) 8,656 57.1%
Dan Bowling (D) 6,498 42.9%

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Morefield received $207,583 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[4]

Virginia House of Delegates 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to James Morefield's campaign in 2011
Consol Energy$20,000
Virginia Republican Party$18,710
Alpha Natural Resources$18,000
Kilgore For Delegate$13,500
Range Resources Corp$11,500
Total Raised in 2011 $207,583
Total Votes received in 2011 13,316
Cost of each vote received $15.59

2009

The top 5 donors to Morefield's 2009 campaign:[5]

Contributor 2009 total
Republican Party of Virginia $43,219
Republican State Leadership Cmte $40,000
Kewloff Computer Inc $20,787
Ad-Out Inc $17,032
Jerrys Signs $10,872

External links

Light Bulb Icon.svg.png
Suggest a link

References

Political offices
Preceded by
Dan Bowling
Virginia House of Delegates District 3
2010-present
Succeeded by
NA