James Morgan

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James Morgan
West Virginia House of Delegates District 15
Assumed office
Current term ends
Political party Democratic
Profession Clergy
Website House website
James Morgan (b. December 5, 1937) is a Democratic member of the West Virginia House of Delegates. He has representd District 15 since his appointment in 2001. Previously, Morgan served as Cabell County Commissioner from 1973 to 1976. He served in the West Virginia State House of Delegates from 1988 to 1990.

Morgan earned his BS from West Virginia University in 1959.

Morgan is a Licensed Lay Episcopal Preacher and Eucharist Minister. He has served as the President of the following businesses: Morgans Incorporated in 1969, Stationers Morgans Incorporated in 1981, Stationers, Incorporated in 1987, and Stadium Bookstore from 1991 to 2003. [1]

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Election history


Morgan is running for re-election to the West Virginia House of Delegates District 15. He is one of six candidates running for the three District 15 Delegate positions on the ballot in the November 2, 2010 general election. Only the three top vote-getters are elected. [2]


In 2008 Morgan was re-elected to the West Virginia House District 15. Morgan (D) finished with 9,387 votes. He was behind Kevin Craig (D) with 10,552 votes and was followed by Carol Miller (R) with 8,163 votes, Carl Eastham (D) with 7,333 votes, Jim Caden (R) with 5,150 votes and Paula Stewart (R) with 4,403 votes.[3] Morgan raised $39,815 for his campaign fund.[4]

West Virginia House District 15
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Kevin Craig (D) 10,522
Green check mark transparent.png Jim Morgan (D) 9,387
Green check mark transparent.png Carol Miller (R) 8,163
Carl Eastham (D) 7,333
Jim Caden (R) 5,150
Paula Stewart (R) 4,403


Morgan and his wife, Elizabeth, have four children.

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Preceded by
West Virginia House of Representatives District 15
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