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  |Name = James Morefield
 
  |Name = James Morefield
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  |Position = Virginia House of Delegates District 3
 
  |Position = Virginia House of Delegates District 3
 
  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Tenure = January 13, 2010 - Present  
 
  |Tenure = January 13, 2010 - Present  
  |Term ends = January 2012
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  |Term ends = January 8, 2014
  |Total terms = 1
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  |Assumed office = 2010
 
  |Political party = Republican
 
  |Political party = Republican
|Office website = http://dela.state.va.us/dela/MemBios.nsf/a7b082ef6ed01eac85256c0d00515644/403f9e6004a18f8585257535005773b6?OpenDocument
 
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  |Base salary = $17,640/day
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  |Base salary = $17,640/year
 
  |Per diem = $135/day
 
  |Per diem = $135/day
 
  |Pension =
 
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  |Last election = November 3, 2009
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  |Last election = [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011|November 8, 2011]]
 
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  |First elected = November 3, 2009
 
  |First elected = November 3, 2009
 
  |Term limits =
 
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  |Next election = [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011|November 8, 2011]]
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  |Next election = [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013|November 5, 2013]]
 
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  |Profession = Small business owner
 
  |Profession = Small business owner
 
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{{TOCnestright}}'''James Morefield''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 3 since 2010.  
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{{TOCnestright}}'''James W. "Will" 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.<ref>[http://wtop.com/?nid=605 ''WTOP'' 2009 Election Results]</ref>
 
He defeated incumbent [[Dan Bowling]] in the general election on November 3, 2009.<ref>[http://wtop.com/?nid=605 ''WTOP'' 2009 Election Results]</ref>
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
2010-2012 committees:
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===2012-2013===
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In the 2012-2013 session, Morefield served on the following committees:
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* [[Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources Committee, Virginia House|Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources]]
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* [[Counties, Cities and Towns Committee, Virginia House|Counties, Cities and Towns]]
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* [[Militia, Police and Public Safety Committee, Virginia House|Militia, Police and Public Safety]]
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===2010-2011===
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In the 2010-2011 session, Morefield served on the following committees:
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* [[Finance Committee, Virginia House|Finance]]
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**Subcommittee #1
 
* [[Militia, Police and Public Safety Committee, Virginia House|Militia, Police and Public Safety]]
 
* [[Militia, Police and Public Safety Committee, Virginia House|Militia, Police and Public Safety]]
 
* [[Counties, Cities and Towns Committee, Virginia House|Counties, Cities and Towns]]
 
* [[Counties, Cities and Towns Committee, Virginia House|Counties, Cities and Towns]]
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==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2013===
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:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013]]''
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Morefield is running for re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2013|2013 election]] for [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013|Virginia House of Delegates]] District 3.  Morefield ran unopposed in the June 11th Republican Primary.  The general election takes place on November 5, 2013.
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===2011===
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:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011]]''
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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.<ref>[https://www.voterinfo.sbe.virginia.gov/election/DATA/2011/EB178FD6-875D-4B0D-A295-900A0482F523/Official/8_s.shtml ''Virginia State Board of Elections'' - November 2011 General Election Official Results]</ref>
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{{Election box 2011
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|Chamber= Virginia House of Delegates, District 3 General Election
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|party1= Republican
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|party2= Democratic
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|winner1 = James Morefield
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|Inc1 = Y
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|votes1 = 13316
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|candidate2 = Russell Vern Presley II
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|votes2 = 8994
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===2009===
 
===2009===
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009]]''
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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===2011===
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In 2011, Morefield received $207,583 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=VA&y=2011&f=H&so=O#sorttable Follow the Money - 2011 contributions]</ref>
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|Chamber = Virginia House of Delegates
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 207583
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|total votes = 13316
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|org1 = Consol Energy
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|org2 = Virginia Republican Party
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|org3 = Alpha Natural Resources
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|org4 = Kilgore For Delegate
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|org5 = Range Resources Corp
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|orgdonor1 = 20,000
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|orgdonor2 = 18,710
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|orgdonor3 = 18,000
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|orgdonor4 = 13,500
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|orgdonor5 = 11,500
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===2009===
 
===2009===
 
The top 5 donors to Morefield's 2009 campaign:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=114521 Follow the Money - 2009 Campaign Contributions]</ref>
 
The top 5 donors to Morefield's 2009 campaign:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=114521 Follow the Money - 2009 Campaign Contributions]</ref>
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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 W. "Will" 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 served on the following committees:

2010-2011

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

Elections

2013

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013

Morefield is running for re-election in the 2013 election for Virginia House of Delegates District 3. Morefield ran unopposed in the June 11th Republican Primary. The general election takes place on November 5, 2013.

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

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Preceded by
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2010-present
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