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}}{{tnr}}'''Michael T. Ferro''' (b. April 19, 1951) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[West Virginia House of Delegates]].  He has represented District 4 since 2008.  
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}}{{tnr}}'''Michael T. Ferro''' (b. April 19, 1951) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[West Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 4.  He was first elected to the chamber in 2008.
  
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==Biography==
 
Ferro earned his BA from West Liberty State College.  He went on to receive his MA from West Virginia University. Ferro is a teacher and coach.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=102192 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Ferro]</ref>
 
Ferro earned his BA from West Liberty State College.  He went on to receive his MA from West Virginia University. Ferro is a teacher and coach.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=102192 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Ferro]</ref>
  
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:: ''See also: [[West Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[West Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2012]]''
  
Ferro ran for re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[West Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2012|West Virginia House of Delegates]], District 4. Ferro and [[David Sidiropolis]] defeated [[Keith Hughes]] and [[Rj Smith]] in the May 8 primary election. He and [[David A. Evans]] defeated [[David Sidiropolis]] in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.wboy.com/category/234846/2012-west-virginia-general-election-wv-results-november-6 ''WBOY.com'' "West Virginia General Election Results November 6, 2012" Accessed November 7, 2012]</ref><ref>[http://apps.sos.wv.gov/elections/candidate-search/index.aspx West Virginia Secretary of State - 2012 Candidate Listing By Office]</ref><ref>[http://apps.sos.wv.gov/elections/results/results.aspx?year=2012&eid=8&county=Statewide 2012 West Virginia Primary Election Official Results]</ref>
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Ferro ran for re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[West Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2012|West Virginia House of Delegates]], District 4. Ferro and [[David Sidiropolis]] defeated [[Keith Hughes]] and [[Rj Smith]] in the May 8 primary election. He and [[David A. Evans]] defeated [[David Sidiropolis]] in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.wboy.com/category/234846/2012-west-virginia-general-election-wv-results-november-6 ''WBOY.com'' "West Virginia General Election Results November 6, 2012" Accessed November 7, 2012]</ref><ref>[http://apps.sos.wv.gov/elections/candidate-search/index.aspx West Virginia Secretary of State - 2012 Candidate Listing By Office]</ref><ref>[http://apps.sos.wv.gov/elections/results/results.aspx?year=2012&eid=8&county=Statewide 2012 West Virginia Primary Election Official Results]</ref>
  
 
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:: ''See also: [[West Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2010]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[West Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2010]]''
  
Ferro was re-elected to the [[West Virginia House of Delegates]] District 4.  He was one of two candidates running for the two District 4 Delegate positions on the ballot in the [[West Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2010#List of candidates|November 2, 2010]] general election.  Since only the two top vote-getters were elected, they were each essentially unopposed. <ref>[http://apps.sos.wv.gov/elections/results/results.aspx?county=Statewide&electionid=0&type=0 Official WV primary election results]</ref><ref>[http://apps.sos.wv.gov/elections/results/results.aspx?county=Statewide&electionid=1&type=0 Official Primary Results SOS]</ref><ref>[http://apps.sos.wv.gov/elections/results/results.aspx?county=Statewide&electionid=0&type=0 Official General Election Results]</ref><ref>[http://apps.sos.wv.gov/elections/results/results.aspx?county=Statewide&electionid=0&type=0 Official General Election Results]</ref>{{Votepercentbox |
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Ferro was re-elected to the [[West Virginia House of Delegates]] District 4.  He was one of two candidates running for the two District 4 Delegate positions on the ballot in the [[West Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2010#List of candidates|November 2, 2010]] general election.  Since only the two top vote-getters were elected, they were each essentially unopposed.<ref>[http://apps.sos.wv.gov/elections/results/results.aspx?county=Statewide&electionid=0&type=0 Official WV primary election results]</ref><ref>[http://apps.sos.wv.gov/elections/results/results.aspx?county=Statewide&electionid=1&type=0 Official Primary Results SOS]</ref><ref>[http://apps.sos.wv.gov/elections/results/results.aspx?county=Statewide&electionid=0&type=0 Official General Election Results]</ref><ref>[http://apps.sos.wv.gov/elections/results/results.aspx?county=Statewide&electionid=0&type=0 Official General Election Results]</ref>{{Votepercentbox |
 
   office = West Virginia House of Delegates, District 4 General Election (2010)
 
   office = West Virginia House of Delegates, District 4 General Election (2010)
  
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Ferro and his wife, Roseann Warsinky, have three children; Brett, Christopher, and Adam.
 
Ferro and his wife, Roseann Warsinky, have three children; Brett, Christopher, and Adam.
  
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* [http://www.legis.state.wv.us/House/lawmaker.cfm?member=Delegate%20Ferro West Virginia House of Delegates]  
 
* [http://www.legis.state.wv.us/House/lawmaker.cfm?member=Delegate%20Ferro West Virginia House of Delegates]  
 
* [http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=102192 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
 
* [http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=102192 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]

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Michael Ferro
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West Virginia House of Delegates District 4
Incumbent
In office
2008-Present
Term ends
December 1, 2014
Years in position 6
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$20,000/year
Per diem$131/day during session
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2008
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sWest Liberty State College
Master'sWest Virginia University
Personal
BirthdayApril 19, 1951
Place of birthMiami, FL
ReligionRoman Catholic
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Michael T. Ferro (b. April 19, 1951) is a Democratic member of the West Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 4. He was first elected to the chamber in 2008.

Biography

Ferro earned his BA from West Liberty State College. He went on to receive his MA from West Virginia University. Ferro is a teacher and coach.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Ferro served on the following committees:

West Virginia Committee Assignments, 2013
Constitutional Revision, Vice Chair
Enrolled Bills
Interstate Cooperation
Judiciary
Senior Citizen Issues
Veterans Affairs and Homeland Security
Children, Juveniles and Other Issues
Infrastructure
Interstate Cooperation
Judiciary

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Ferro served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Ferro served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: West Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2012

Ferro ran for re-election in the 2012 election for West Virginia House of Delegates, District 4. Ferro and David Sidiropolis defeated Keith Hughes and Rj Smith in the May 8 primary election. He and David A. Evans defeated David Sidiropolis in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3][4]

West Virginia House of Delegates, District 4, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMike Ferro Incumbent 39.1% 8,697
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDavid A. Evans 31.2% 6,927
     Democratic David Sidiropolis 29.7% 6,610
Total Votes 22,234
West Virginia House of Delegates, District 4 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngMike Ferro Incumbent 41.3% 3,383
Green check mark transparent.pngDavid Sidiropolis 31.4% 2,571
Keith Hughes 21.3% 1,749
R.J. Smith 6% 493
Total Votes 8,196

2010

See also: West Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2010

Ferro was re-elected to the West Virginia House of Delegates District 4. He was one of two candidates running for the two District 4 Delegate positions on the ballot in the November 2, 2010 general election. Since only the two top vote-getters were elected, they were each essentially unopposed.[5][6][7][8]

West Virginia House of Delegates, District 4 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Scott Varner (D) 7,557 52.29%
Green check mark transparent.png Michael Ferro (D) 6,894 47.71%
West Virginia State Senate, District 4 Democratic Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Scott Garrison Varner (D) 3,563 46.24%
Green check mark transparent.png Michael Thomas Ferro (D) 3,317 43.04%

2008

In 2008 Ferro was elected to the West Virgina House District 4. Ferro (D) finished with 6,949 votes. He finished behind Scott Verner (D) who had 8,689 votes and ahead of Ronald Morris (R) with 5,215 votes and R.E. Hartley (I) with 3,102 votes.[9] Ferro raised $25,590 for his campaign fund.[10]

West Virgina House District 4
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Scott Varner (D) 8,689
Green check mark transparent.png Michael Ferro (D) 6,949
Ronald Morris (R) 5,215
R.E. Hartley (I) 3,102

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, when Ferro most recently won election to the House of Delegates, he collected $18,774 in donations.[11]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Communications Workers $1,000
West Virginia AFL-CIO $1,000
Natrium PAC $1,000
West Virginia Building & Construction Trades Council $1,000
West Virginia Regional Council of Carpenters $950

Personal

Ferro and his wife, Roseann Warsinky, have three children; Brett, Christopher, and Adam.

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