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}}{{tnr}}'''Ronnie D. Jones''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[West Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 1. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.
  
Jones is a retired general foreman and local business owner. He is currently a Weirton City Councilman, and has served on the Weirton Area Water Board, Weirton Planning Commission, and the Weirton Parks and Recreation board.
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==Biography==
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Jones attended Weir High School. Jones is a retired general foreman and local business owner. He is currently a Weirton City Councilman, and has served on the Weirton Area Water Board, Weirton Planning Commission, and the Weirton Parks and Recreation board.
  
 
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Jones has one son and two grandchildren.
 
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Revision as of 12:25, 22 June 2013

Ronnie D. Jones
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West Virginia House of Delegates District 1
Incumbent
In office
2010-Present
Term ends
December 1, 2014
Years in position 4
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$20,000/year
Per diem$131/day during session
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
High schoolWeir High School
Personal
Birthday11/11/1953
Place of birthWeirton, WV
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Ronnie D. Jones is a Democratic member of the West Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 1. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Biography

Jones attended Weir High School. Jones is a retired general foreman and local business owner. He is currently a Weirton City Councilman, and has served on the Weirton Area Water Board, Weirton Planning Commission, and the Weirton Parks and Recreation board.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

West Virginia Committee Assignments, 2013
Pensions and Retirement, Vice Chair
Government Organization
Natural Resources
Political Subdivisions
Veterans Affairs and Homeland Security
Pensions and Retirement, Vice Chair
Government Organization
Veterans' Affairs

2011-2012

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

Elections

2012

See also: West Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2012

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

Jones was elected to District 1. Jones was one of three candidates running for the two positions in District 1 on the ballot in the November 2, 2010 general election. Jones' opponents were Democrat incumbent Randy Swartzmiller and Independent Amanda Mesler. The top two vote-getters were elected.[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.png Ronnie D. Jones (D) 1,803 24.68%

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, when Jones first won election to the House of Delegates, he collected $16,340 in donations.[7]

His six largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Ronnie D. Jones $2,500
Ronnie D & Margaret A Jones $1,500
Friends of the Track PAC $1,000
Laura Guida $1,000
Herbert Tyner $1,000
Jeremy Jacobs $1,000

Personal

Jones has one son and two grandchildren.

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Political offices
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West Virginia House of Representatives District 1
2010-present
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