Lynwood Ireland

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Lynwood Ireland
Member of the West Virginia House of Delegates
from the 7th[1] district
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 2007
Preceded by Otis Leggett
Personal details
Born 1942 (age 71–72)
Clarksburg, West Virginia
Nationality American
Political party Republican
Residence Pullman, West Virginia
Alma mater West Virginia University
Military service
Service/branch United States Army
Years of service 1965–1967

Lynwood 'Woody' K. Ireland[2] (born in 1942 in Clarksburg, West Virginia) is an American politician and a Republican member of the West Virginia House of Delegates representing District 7 since January 2007.

Education[edit]

Ireland earned his BS degree from West Virginia University.

Elections[edit]

  • 2012 Ireland was unopposed for both the May 8, 2012 Republican Primary with 1,885 votes,[3] and the November 6, 2012 General election, winning with 5,356 votes.[4]
  • 2006 When District 7 Republican Representative Otis Leggett retired and left the seat open, Ireland won the 2006 Republican Primary and won the November 7, 2006 General election against Democratic nominee Paul Janes, who had run for the seat in 1998 and 2002.
  • 2008 Ireland was unopposed for the May 13, 2008 Republican Primary, winning with 2,231 votes,[5] and won the November 4, 2008 General election with 4,222 votes (63.6%) against Democratic nominee Ronald Nichols.[6]
  • 2010 Ireland was unopposed for both the May 11, 2010 Republican Primary, winning with 1,631 votes,[7] and the November 2, 2010 General election, winning with 4,486 votes.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Lynwood "Woody" Ireland". Charleston, West Virginia: West Virginia Legislature. Retrieved March 28, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Lynwood Ireland's Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved March 28, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Statewide Results Primary Election May 8, 2012 Official Results". Charleston, West Virginia: Secretary of State of West Virginia. Retrieved March 28, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Statewide Results General Election November 6, 2012 Official Results". Charleston, West Virginia: Secretary of State of West Virginia. Retrieved March 28, 2014. 
  5. ^ "Statewide Results Primary Election May 13, 2008 Official Results". Charleston, West Virginia: Secretary of State of West Virginia. Retrieved March 28, 2014. 
  6. ^ "Statewide Results General Election November 4, 2008 Official Results". Charleston, West Virginia: Secretary of State of West Virginia. Retrieved March 28, 2014. 
  7. ^ "Statewide Results Primary Election May 11, 2010 Official Results". Charleston, West Virginia: Secretary of State of West Virginia. Retrieved March 28, 2014. 
  8. ^ "Statewide Results General Election November 2, 2010 Official Results". Charleston, West Virginia: Secretary of State of West Virginia. Retrieved March 28, 2014. 

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