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==Biography==
 
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Morefield earned his B.A.S. from Midwestern State University, graduating in May 2007. He also attended King College.<ref name=bioPVS/>
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Morefield won 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 and defeated [[James O'Quinn]] (D) in the general election on November 5, 2013.<ref>[http://electionresults.virginia.gov/resultsSW.aspx?type=HOD&map=CTY ''Virginia Board of Elections,'' "Unofficial Results - General Election," accessed November 5, 2013]</ref>
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Morefield won 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 and defeated [[James O'Quinn]] (D) in the general election on November 5, 2013.<ref>[http://electionresults.virginia.gov/resultsSW.aspx?type=HOD&map=CTY ''Virginia Board of Elections,'' “Official Results - 2013 General Election," accessed December 2, 2013]</ref>
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On November 3, 2009, Morefield was elected to the 3rd District Seat in the [http://ballotpedia.org/wiki/index.php/Virginia_House_of_Delegates Virginia House of Delegates], defeating incumbent [[Dan Bowling]] (D).<ref>[http://wtop.com/?nid=605 ''WTOP'' 2009 Election Results]</ref>
 
On November 3, 2009, Morefield was elected to the 3rd District Seat in the [http://ballotpedia.org/wiki/index.php/Virginia_House_of_Delegates Virginia House of Delegates], defeating incumbent [[Dan Bowling]] (D).<ref>[http://wtop.com/?nid=605 ''WTOP'' 2009 Election Results]</ref>
  
Morefield raised $231,799 for his campaign, while Bowling raised $134,078. <ref>[http://www.vpap.org/candidates/profile/elections/167033 Elections History: James Morefield]</ref>
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Morefield raised $231,799 for his campaign, while Bowling raised $134,078.<ref>[http://www.vpap.org/candidates/profile/elections/167033 Elections History: James Morefield]</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 21:12, 6 March 2014

James Morefield
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Virginia House of Delegates District 3
Incumbent
In office
January 13, 2010 - Present
Term ends
January 13, 2016
Years in position 4
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$17,640/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 5, 2013
First electedNovember 3, 2009
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sMidwestern State University, 2007
Personal
ProfessionSmall business owner
ReligionChristian
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
James W. "Will" Morefield is a Republican member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 3. He was first elected to the chamber in 2009.

Biography

Morefield earned his B.A.S. from Midwestern State University in May 2007. He also attended King College.[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 won re-election in the 2013 election for Virginia House of Delegates District 3. Morefield ran unopposed in the June 11th Republican primary and defeated James O'Quinn (D) in the general election on November 5, 2013.[2]

Virginia House of Delegates, District 3 General Election, 2013
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJames Morefield Incumbent 70.3% 12,291
     Democratic James O'Quinn 29.7% 5,188
     Other Write-in 0.1% 17
Total Votes 17,496

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.[3]

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 incumbent Dan Bowling (D).[4]

Morefield raised $231,799 for his campaign, while Bowling raised $134,078.[5]

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.[6]

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:[7]

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

Personal

Morefield lives in Cedar Bluff, VA.[1]

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Preceded by
Dan Bowling
Virginia House of Delegates District 3
2010-present
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