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{{TOCnestright}}'''Matthew James''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 80 since 2010.  
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{{TOCnestright}}'''Matthew James''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 80. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.  
  
James' professional experience includes working as the president and chief executive officer of Peninsula Council for Workforce Development and director of economic development for the City of Portsmouth.  He earned his B.A. in economics and mathematics from Hampton University and his M.B.A. from J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.
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==Biography==
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James earned his B.A. in economics and mathematics from Hampton University and his M.B.A. from J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University. He worked as the president and chief executive officer of Peninsula Council for Workforce Development and director of economic development for the City of Portsmouth.
  
 
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James 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 80. James ran unopposed in the June 11th Democratic Primary.  The general election takes place on November 5, 2013.
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James 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 80. James ran unopposed in the June 11 [[Democratic]] Primary.  The general election takes place on November 5, 2013.
  
 
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In 2009, James was elected to the Virginia House of Delegates. <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=VA&y=2009#results_summary_H Virginia House of Delegates 2009 General Election Results]</ref>
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In 2009, James was elected to the Virginia House of Delegates.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=VA&y=2009#results_summary_H Virginia House of Delegates 2009 General Election Results]</ref>
  
 
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The top 5 donors to James' 2009 campaign:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=113872 Follow the Money - 2009 Campaign Contributions]</ref>
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Listed below are the top five donors to James' 2009 campaign:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=113872 Follow the Money - 2009 Campaign Contributions]</ref>
 
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==External links==
 
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*[http://mjames4delegate.com/ Official campaign site]
 
*[http://mjames4delegate.com/ Official campaign site]
*[http://dela.state.va.us/dela/MemBios.nsf/a7b082ef6ed01eac85256c0d00515644/35c6f2a6d3a43eee85257535005773f6?OpenDocument Virginia House of Delegates biography]
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*[http://dela.state.va.us/dela/MemBios.nsf/a7b082ef6ed01eac85256c0d00515644/1897e00b572ca9cb85257b6400456916?OpenDocument Virginia House of Delegates biography]
 
*[http://www.imagineelection.com/profile/Matthew_James/ Imagine Election profile]
 
*[http://www.imagineelection.com/profile/Matthew_James/ Imagine Election profile]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=111184 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=111184 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]

Revision as of 12:08, 18 September 2013

Matthew James
Matthew James.jpg
Virginia House of Delegates District 80
Incumbent
In office
January 13, 2010 - Present
Term ends
January 8, 2014
Years in position 4
PartyDemocratic
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
Education
Bachelor'sHampton University
Master'sJ.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University
Personal
ProfessionPresident and CEO, Peninsula Council for Workforce Development
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Matthew James is a Democratic member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 80. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Biography

James earned his B.A. in economics and mathematics from Hampton University and his M.B.A. from J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University. He worked as the president and chief executive officer of Peninsula Council for Workforce Development and director of economic development for the City of Portsmouth.

Committee assignments

2012-2013

In the 2012-2013 session, James served on the following committees:

2010-2011

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

Elections

2013

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013

James is running for re-election in the 2013 election for Virginia House of Delegates District 80. James ran unopposed in the June 11 Democratic Primary. The general election takes place on November 5, 2013.

2011

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, James won re-election to District 80 of the Virginia House of Delegates. He was uncontested in the August 23 primary and ran unopposed in the November 8 general election.[1]

2009

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009

In 2009, James was elected to the Virginia House of Delegates.[2]

Virginia House of Delegates General Election, District 80 (2009)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Matthew James (D) 9,818
Jennifer Lee (R) 4,486

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, James received $45,664 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[3]

2009

Listed below are the top five donors to James' 2009 campaign:[4]

Contributor 2009 total
Kenneth Wright $3,500
Virginia Dental Association $3,000
Virginia Automobile and Truck Dealers Association $2,000
Virginia Wine Wholesalers Association $2,000
Virginia Beverage Association $1,010

Personal

James and his wife, Karen, have two children.

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