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}}{{tnr}}'''Randy Swartzmiller''' (b. May 14, 1960) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[West Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 1. He currently serves as [[State House Speaker Pro Tempore]]. He was an [[State House Assistant Majority Whip|Assistant Majority Whip]] from 2005-2013.<ref> [http://www.wvva.com/story/20641344/few-leadership-changes-for-wva-legislature ''WVVA,'' "Few leadership changes for W.Va. Legislature," January 21, 2013] </ref>
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}}{{tnr}}'''Randy Swartzmiller''' (b. May 14, 1960) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[West Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 1. He was first elected to the chamber in 2000. He currently serves as [[State House Speaker Pro Tempore]]. He was an [[State House Assistant Majority Whip|Assistant Majority Whip]] from 2005-2013.<ref>[http://www.wvva.com/story/20641344/few-leadership-changes-for-wva-legislature ''WVVA,'' "Few leadership changes for W.Va. Legislature," January 21, 2013]</ref>
 
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Swartzmiller is employed in Regulatory Compliance Management.
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==Biography==
 
Swartzmiller earned his BA from West Liberty State College and his MS from Mountain State University.
 
Swartzmiller earned his BA from West Liberty State College and his MS from Mountain State University.
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Swartzmiller is employed in Regulatory Compliance Management.
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
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Swartzmiller 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 1. Swartzmiller and incumbent [[Ronnie D. Jones]] defeated [[Marilyn S. Boyd]] in the May 8 primary election. He was challenged by [[Ronnie D. Jones]], [[Justin Bull]], and [[Carl Thompson]] in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.<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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Swartzmiller 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 1. Swartzmiller and incumbent [[Ronnie D. Jones]] defeated [[Marilyn S. Boyd]] in the May 8 primary election. He was challenged by [[Ronnie D. Jones]], [[Justin Bull]], and [[Carl Thompson]] in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.<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]]''
 
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Swartzmiller was re-elected to District 1.  He was one of three candidates running for the two open positions in District 1 on the ballot in the [[West Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2010#List of candidates|November 2, 2010]] general election. His opponents in the general election were Democrat [[Ronnie D. Jones]] and Independent [[Amanda Mesler]]. <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>{{Votepercentbox |
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Swartzmiller was re-elected to District 1.  He was one of three candidates running for the two open positions in District 1 on the ballot in the [[West Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2010#List of candidates|November 2, 2010]] general election. His opponents in the general election were Democrat [[Ronnie D. Jones]] and Independent [[Amanda Mesler]].<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>{{Votepercentbox |
 
   office = West Virginia House of Delegates, District 1 General Election (2010)
 
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Swartzmiller and his wife, Jeanmarie, have two children; Taylor and Molly.
 
Swartzmiller and his wife, Jeanmarie, have two children; Taylor and Molly.
  
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* [http://www.legis.state.wv.us/House/lawmaker.cfm?member=Delegate%20Swartzmiller West Virginia House of Delegates Official Website]  
 
* [http://www.legis.state.wv.us/House/lawmaker.cfm?member=Delegate%20Swartzmiller West Virginia House of Delegates Official Website]  
 
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Randy Swartzmiller
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West Virginia House of Delegates District 1
Incumbent
In office
2000-Present
Term ends
December 1, 2014
Years in position 14
PartyDemocratic
Leadership
Speaker Pro Tempore, West Virginia House of Delegates
2013-present
Assistant Majority Whip, West Virginia House of Delegates
2005-2013
Compensation
Base salary$20,000/year
Per diem$131/day during session
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2000
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sWest Liberty State College
Master'sMountain State University
Personal
BirthdayMay 14, 1960
Place of birthWeirton, WV
ProfessionRegulatory Compliance Management
ReligionDisciple of Christ
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Randy Swartzmiller (b. May 14, 1960) is a Democratic member of the West Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 1. He was first elected to the chamber in 2000. He currently serves as State House Speaker Pro Tempore. He was an Assistant Majority Whip from 2005-2013.[1]

Biography

Swartzmiller earned his BA from West Liberty State College and his MS from Mountain State University.

Swartzmiller is employed in Regulatory Compliance Management.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

West Virginia Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture
Government Organization
Natural Resources
Rules
Agriculture and Agri-business
Government Organization
Infrastructure
Intern
Technology

2011-2012

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

2010-2011

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

Elections

2012

See also: West Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2012

Swartzmiller ran for re-election in the 2012 election for West Virginia House of Delegates, District 1. Swartzmiller and incumbent Ronnie D. Jones defeated Marilyn S. Boyd in the May 8 primary election. He was challenged by Ronnie D. Jones, Justin Bull, and Carl Thompson in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

West Virginia House of Delegates, District 1, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRandy Swartzmiller Incumbent 36.3% 9,059
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRonnie D. Jones Incumbent 28.5% 7,128
     Republican Carl Thompson 20.6% 5,134
     Republican Justin Bull 14.6% 3,655
Total Votes 24,976


West Virginia House of Delegates, District 1 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngRandy Swartzmiller Incumbent 45.2% 3,968
Green check mark transparent.pngRonnie D. Jones Incumbent 28.8% 2,530
Marilyn S. Boyd 26% 2,281
Total Votes 8,779

2010

See also: West Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2010

Swartzmiller was re-elected to District 1. He was one of three candidates running for the two open positions in District 1 on the ballot in the November 2, 2010 general election. His opponents in the general election were Democrat Ronnie D. Jones and Independent Amanda Mesler.[4][5][6]

West Virginia House of Delegates, District 1 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Randal Duane Swartzmiller (D) 6,853 43.41%
Green check mark transparent.png Ronnie D. Jones (D) 4,485 28.41%
Amanda Mesler (I) 4,447 28.17%
West Virginia State Senate, District 1 Democratic Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Randal Duane Swartzmiller (D) 3,213 43.98%
Green check mark transparent.pngRonnie D. Jones (D) 1,803 24.68%
Marilyn Sue Boyd (D) 1,357 18.57%
Jerry Carroll Chaney (D) 933 12.77%

2008

In 2008 Swartzmiller was re-elected to the West Virginia House District 1. Swartzmiller (D) finished with 8,763 votes and was followed by Patrick McGeehan (R) with 8,443 votes and Benton Manypenny (D) with 4,686 votes.[7] Swartzmiller raised $51,243 for his campaign fund.[8]

West Virginia House District 1
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Randy Swartzmiller (D) 8,763
Green check mark transparent.png Patrick McGeehan (R) 8,443
Benton Manypenny (D) 4,686

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, when Swartzmiller most recently won election to the House of Delegates, he collected $44,744 in donations.[9]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Upper Ohio Valley Building & Construction Trades Council $2,000
West Virginia Regional Council of Carpenters $1,700
Ironworkers Local 549 $1,500

Personal

Swartzmiller and his wife, Jeanmarie, have two children; Taylor and Molly.

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