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Revision as of 13:47, 5 September 2013

Rick Morris
Richard Morris.jpg
Virginia House of Delegates District 64
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
Education
Bachelor'sSt. Leo University
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Navy
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Richard L. "Rick" Morris is a Republican member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 64. He was first elected to the chamber in 2011.

Biography

Morris' professional experience includes working as the business manager of Morris Law Center. He served in the the United States Navy.

Committee assignments

2012-2013

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

Issues

Campaign themes

2011

Garces's website highlighted the following campaign themes:

Excerpt: "As your Delegate in Richmond, I will
  • Support lower taxes to foster economic development
  • Encourage job growth by attracting new businesses
  • Defend our second amendment rights and individual liberties
  • Promote a smaller government by cutting wasteful spending and intrusive regulations
  • Fight to improve Virginia's education in order to prepare our children for greater opportunities"

Elections

2013

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013

Morris is running for re-election in the 2013 election for Virginia House of Delegates District 64. Morris ran unopposed in the June 11th Republican Primary. The general election takes place on November 5, 2013.

2011

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Morris won election to District 64 of the Virginia House of Delegates. He obtained the GOP nomination and defeated incumbent Bill Barlow in the November 8 general election.[1]

Virginia House of Delegates, District 64 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRick Morris 55.3% 12,960
     Democratic Bill Barlow Incumbent 44.7% 10,467
Total Votes 23,427

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Morris received $487,123 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[2]

Virginia House of Delegates 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Rick Morris's campaign in 2011
Virginia Republican Party$250,179
Dominion Leadership$35,200
Republican Party$34,967
Opportunity Virginia PAC$30,101
Dominion Leadership Trust$24,484
Total Raised in 2011 $487,123
Total Votes received in 2011 12,960
Cost of each vote received $37.59

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Political offices
Preceded by
Bill Barlow
Virginia House of Delegates District 64
2012–present
Succeeded by
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