Robert Beach

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Robert Beach
Member of the West Virginia Senate
from the 13th[1] district
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 2011
Serving with Roman Prezioso
Preceded by Mike Oliverio
Member of the West Virginia House of Delegates
from the 44th district
In office
January 2001 – January 2011
Preceded by Nancy Houston
Succeeded by Sheirl Fletcher
Member of the West Virginia House of Delegates
from the 44th district
In office
May 1998 – November 1998
Preceded by Robert C. Beach
Personal details
Born (1959-07-21) July 21, 1959 (age 55)
Morgantown, West Virginia
Nationality American
Political party Democratic
Residence Morgantown, West Virginia
Alma mater Fairmont State College

Robert 'Bob' Del Beach (born July 21, 1959 in Morgantown, West Virginia) is an American politician and a Democratic member of the West Virginia Senate representing District 13[2] since January 2011. Beach served consecutively in the West Virginia Legislature from January 2001 until January 2011, and non-consecutively from his May 1998 appointment to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Robert C. Beach until November 3, 1998 in the West Virginia House of Delegates in a District 44 seat.

Education[edit]

Beach attended Fairmont State College (now Fairmont State University).

Elections[edit]

  • 2000 Beach placed in the six-way 2000 Democratic Primary and was elected in the seven-way four-position November 7, 2000 General election with incumbents Delegates Fleischauer (D), Fletcher (R), and Marshall (D), and unseating Delegate Houston (D).
  • 2002 When Delegate Marshall ran for West Virginia Senate and Delegate Fletcher left the Legislature leaving two district seats open, Fleischauer placed in the nine-way 2002 Democratic Primary and was re-elected in the seven-way four-position November 5, 2002 General election with incumbent Delegate Fleischauer (D), returning Delegate Houston, and Republican nominee Cindy Frich.
  • 2004 Beach placed in the five-way 2004 Democratic Primary and was re-elected in the eight-way four-position November 2, 2004 General election with re-elected incumbent Frich (R), and Houston (D), and reseated former Delegate Marshall (D), unseating Delegate Fleischauer.
  • 2006 When Delegate Houston left the Legislature and left a district seat open, Beach placed in the six-way 2006 Democratic Primary and was re-elected in the eight-way four-position November 7, 2006 General election alongside incumbent Marshall (D), returning Delegate Fleischauer, and Democratic nominee Alex Shook.
  • 2008 Beach placed fourth in the five-way May 13, 2008 Democratic Primary with 7,139 votes (18.8%),[5] and placed third in the six-way four-position November 4, 2008 General election with 16,168 votes (17.9%) behind incumbent Delegates Shook and Marshall, and ahead of Delegate Fleischauer.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Robert Beach". Charleston, West Virginia: West Virginia Legislature. Retrieved April 10, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Bob Beach's Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved April 10, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Statewide Results Primary Election May 11, 2010 Official Results". Charleston, West Virginia: Secretary of State of West Virginia. Retrieved April 10, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Statewide Results General Election November 2, 2010 Official Results". Charleston, West Virginia: Secretary of State of West Virginia. Retrieved April 10, 2014. 
  5. ^ "Statewide Results Primary Election May 13, 2008 Official Results". Charleston, West Virginia: Secretary of State of West Virginia. Retrieved April 10, 2014. 
  6. ^ "Statewide Results General Election November 4, 2008 Official Results". Charleston, West Virginia: Secretary of State of West Virginia. Retrieved April 10, 2014. 

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