|West Virginia House of Delegates District 27|
| Assumed office|
| Current term ends|
Wooton attended the West Virginia University College of Law. He went on to earn his BBA from Marshall University. He then received his JD from Ohio University.
Wooton has served in the West Virginia Army National Guard and in the United States Army Reserved as a Colonel. He has also worked as Assistant Raleigh County Prosecuting Attorney from 1976 to 1977.
- Banking and Insurance Committee, West Virginia House
- Health and Human Resources Committee, West Virginia House
- Judiciary Committee, West Virginia House
Wooton is running for re-election to the West Virginia House of Delegates District 27. He is one of nine candidates running for the five District 27 Delegate positions on the ballot in the November 2, 2010 general election. The five top vote-getters are elected. 
In 2008 Wooton was elected to the West Virginia House District 27. Wooton (D) finished with 14,962 vote. He was behind Linda Sumner (R) with 17,218 votes and Rick Moye (D) with 15,918 votes. Wooton finished ahead of Sally Matz Susman (D) with 14,894 votes, Virginia Mahan (D) with 12,877 votes, Louis Gall (D) with 12,415 votes, Jeffrey Peck (R) with 11,313 votes, Dereck Severt (R) with 10,348 votes, Philip Stevens (R) with 9,874 votes and Kevin Honaker (R) with 9,147 votes. Wooton raised $41,088 for his campaign fund.
Wooton and his wife, Shir Wenzel, have three children.
|West Virginia House of Representatives District 27
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State of West Virginia
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