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|Name = Michael Watson
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}}{{tnr}}'''Michael Watson''' is a 2011 [[Republican]] candidate for [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011#District 93|District 93]] of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]].
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}}{{tnr}}'''Michael Watson''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 93.  He was first elected in [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011|2011]].
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Watson's professional experience includes working as the president of Control Automation Technologies Corp and president of Watson Industries.  He earned his ODU from New River Community College.
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==Committee assignments==
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===2012-2013===
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In the 2012-2013 session, Watson served on the following committees:
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* [[General Laws Committee, Virginia House of Representatives|General Laws]]
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* [[Science and Technology Committee, Virginia House|Science and Technology]]
  
 
==Elections==
 
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===2013===
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:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013]]''
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Watson 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 93.  Watson ran unopposed in the June 11th Republican Primary and is challenged by [[T. Monty Mason|T. Monty Mason (D)]] in the general election which takes place on November 5, 2013.
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===2011===
 
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:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011]]''
  
Watson is running in the 2011 election for [[Virginia House of Delegates]] District 93.  He was uncontested in the August 23 primary and will be opposed by incumbent [[Robin Abbott]] in the November 8 general election.
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On November 8, 2011, Watson won election to District 93 of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]].  He was uncontested in the August 23 primary and defeated incumbent [[Robin Abbott]] (D) in the November 8 general election.<ref>[https://www.voterinfo.sbe.virginia.gov/election/DATA/2011/EB178FD6-875D-4B0D-A295-900A0482F523/Official/8_s.shtml ''Virginia State Board of Elections'' - November 2011 General Election Official Results]</ref>
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|Chamber= Virginia House of Delegates, District 93 General Election
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|party1= Republican
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|party2= Democratic
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|winner1 = Michael Watson
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|votes1 = 8188
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|candidate2 = Robin Abbott
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|Inc2 = Y
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|votes2 = 7615
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}}
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==Campaign donors==
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===2011===
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In 2011, Watson received $550,049 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=VA&y=2011&f=H&so=O#sorttable Follow the Money - 2011 contributions]</ref>
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|Chamber = Virginia House of Delegates
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 550049
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|total votes = 8188
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|org1 = Virginia Republican Party
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|org2 = Opportunity Virginia PAC
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|org3 = Majority Leader PAC
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|org4 = Watson, Michael B
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|org5 = Dominion Leadership Trust
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|orgdonor1 = 371,396
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|orgdonor2 = 10,147
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|orgdonor3 = 10,000
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|orgdonor4 = 7,900
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|orgdonor5 = 7,829
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|}}
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==Personal==
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Watson and his wife, Amy, have three children.
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==Recent news==
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* [http://dela.state.va.us/dela/MemBios.nsf/a7b082ef6ed01eac85256c0d00515644/d9700796f3b84d948525753500577405?OpenDocument House website]
* [https://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&pid=gmail&attid=0.3&thid=131af38579313f08&mt=application/pdf&url=https://mail.google.com/mail/?ui%3D2%26ik%3D04ae8d36cb%26view%3Datt%26th%3D131af38579313f08%26attid%3D0.3%26disp%3Dsafe%26realattid%3D10dae86cc537d7f5_0.3%26zw&sig=AHIEtbSuPsJwICx1QXqkAulxk7e5vzH83Q List of candidates, Virginia 2011 primary election]
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* [http://watsonfordelegate.com/ Campaign website]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=134530 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
  
 
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Revision as of 13:33, 3 July 2013

Michael Watson
Micheal Watson (Virginia).jpg
Virginia House of Delegates District 93
Incumbent
In office
2012-Present
Term ends
January 8, 2014
Years in position 2
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$17,640/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 8, 2011
Next generalNovember 5, 2013
Term limitsN/A
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Michael Watson is a Republican member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 93. He was first elected in 2011.

Watson's professional experience includes working as the president of Control Automation Technologies Corp and president of Watson Industries. He earned his ODU from New River Community College.

Committee assignments

2012-2013

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

Elections

2013

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013

Watson is running for re-election in the 2013 election for Virginia House of Delegates District 93. Watson ran unopposed in the June 11th Republican Primary and is challenged by T. Monty Mason (D) in the general election which takes place on November 5, 2013.

2011

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Watson won election to District 93 of the Virginia House of Delegates. He was uncontested in the August 23 primary and defeated incumbent Robin Abbott (D) in the November 8 general election.[1]

Virginia House of Delegates, District 93 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMichael Watson 51.8% 8,188
     Democratic Robin Abbott Incumbent 48.2% 7,615
Total Votes 15,803

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Watson received $550,049 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[2]

Personal

Watson and his wife, Amy, have three children.

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