Carol Miller (politician)

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Carol Miller
Member of the West Virginia House of Delegates
from the 16th[1] district
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 12, 2013
Member of the West Virginia House of Delegates
from the 15th district
In office
January 2007 – January 2013
Preceded by Margaret Leach
Personal details
Born (1950-11-04) November 4, 1950 (age 64)
Columbus, Ohio
Nationality American
Political party Republican
Residence Crab Orchard, West Virginia
Alma mater Columbia College

Carol Devine Miller[2] (born November 4, 1950 in Columbus, Ohio) is an American politician and a Republican member of the West Virginia House of Delegates representing District 16 since January 12, 2013. Miller served consecutively from January 2007 until January 2013 in the District 15 seat.

Education[edit]

Miller earned her BS degrees in history and political science from Columbia College.

Elections[edit]

  • 2012 With all three incumbent District 15 representatives redistricted to District 16, Miller placed first in the May 8, 2012 Republican Primary with 1,745 votes (19.6%),[3] and placed second in the five-way three-position November 6, 2012 General election with 8,415 votes (21.8%) behind incumbent Democratic Representative Kevin Craig and ahead of incumbent Democratic Representative Jim Morgan and non-selectees Sean Hornbuckle (D) and Mike Davis (R).[4]
  • 2004 To challenge District 15 Democratic Representatives Margaret Leach, Kevin Craig, and Jim Morgan, Miller placed in the four-way three-selectee 2004 Republican Primary, but lost the six-way three-position November 2, 2004 General election in which the incumbents were re-elected.
  • 2006 To challenge the incumbents again, Miller placed in the six-way three-selectee 2006 Republican Primary and was elected in the six-way three-position November 7, 2006 General election along with incumbent Representatives Craig (D) and Morgan (D), and unseating Representative Leach.
  • 2008 Miller placed first in the three-way May 13, 2008 Republican Primary with 2,116 votes (43.8%),[5] and placed third in the six-way three-position November 4, 2008 General election with 8,163 votes (18.2%) behind incumbent Representatives Craig (D) and Morgan (D) and ahead of non-selectees Carl Eastham (D), James Carden (R), and Paula Stewart (R).[6]
  • 2010 Miller placed first in the three-way May 11, 2010 Republican Primary with 1,505 votes (44.4%),[7] and placed second in the six-way three-position November 2, 2010 General election with 6,601 votes (19.7%) behind Representative Craig (D) and ahead of Representative Morgan (D) and non-selectees Matthew Woelfel (D), Patrick Lucas (R), and Douglas Franklin (R).[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Carol Miller". Charleston, West Virginia: West Virginia Legislature. Retrieved March 27, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Carol Miller's Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved March 27, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Statewide Results Primary Election May 8, 2012 Official Results". Charleston, West Virginia: Secretary of State of West Virginia. Retrieved March 27, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Statewide Results General Election November 6, 2012 Official Results". Charleston, West Virginia: Secretary of State of West Virginia. Retrieved March 27, 2014. 
  5. ^ "Statewide Results Primary Election May 13, 2008 Official Results". Charleston, West Virginia: Secretary of State of West Virginia. Retrieved March 27, 2014. 
  6. ^ "Statewide Results General Election November 4, 2008 Official Results". Charleston, West Virginia: Secretary of State of West Virginia. Retrieved March 27, 2014. 
  7. ^ "Statewide Results Primary Election May 11, 2010 Official Results". Charleston, West Virginia: Secretary of State of West Virginia. Retrieved March 27, 2014. 
  8. ^ "Statewide Results General Election November 2, 2010 Official Results". Charleston, West Virginia: Secretary of State of West Virginia. Retrieved March 27, 2014. 

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