James Morefield

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James Morefield
James Morefield.jpg
Virginia House of Delegates District 3
In office
January 13, 2010 - Present
Term ends
January 2012
Years in position 5
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
ProfessionSmall business owner
Office website
Campaign website
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


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


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



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


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


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


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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Political offices
Preceded by
Dan Bowling
Virginia House of Delegates District 3
Succeeded by