Anna Border

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Anna Border
Member of the West Virginia House of Delegates
from the 11th[1] district
Incumbent
Assumed office
Appointed June 21, 2011
Preceded by Larry Border
Personal details
Born (1952-12-22) December 22, 1952 (age 61)
Nationality American
Political party Republican
Residence Davisville, West Virginia
Alma mater Parkersburg Community College
West Virginia University

Anna Border Sheppard[2] (born December 22, 1952 in) is an American politician and a Republican member of the West Virginia House of Delegates representing District 9 since her appointment by West Virginia Governor Earl Ray Tomblin June 21, 2011 to fill the vacancy caused by the death of her husband, Representative Larry Border.[3]

Education[edit]

Border attended Parkersburg Community College (now the West Virginia University at Parkersburg), and earned her BS from West Virginia University.

Elections[edit]

  • 2012 Border was unopposed for the May 8, 2012 Republican Primary, winning with 1,468 votes,[4] and won the November 6, 2012 General election with 4,504 votes (65.6%) against Democratic perennial candidate Jim Marion,[5] who has run for the seat since 2002, and in 1998 as an Independent.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Anna Border Sheppard". Charleston, West Virginia: West Virginia Legislature. Retrieved April 8, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Anna Border's Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved April 8, 2014. 
  3. ^ Tomblin, Earl Ray (June 21, 2011). "Governor Appoints Anna Border to Represent the 9th District in the West Virginia House of Delegates". West Virginia Governor. Retrieved April 8, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Statewide Results Primary Election May 8, 2012 Official Results". Charleston, West Virginia: Secretary of State of West Virginia. Retrieved April 8, 2014. 
  5. ^ "Statewide Results General Election November 6, 2012 Official Results". Charleston, West Virginia: Secretary of State of West Virginia. Retrieved April 8, 2014. 

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