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Richard J. Iaquinta

Richard J. Iaquinta's Ratings and Endorsements

Full Name: Richard J. Iaquinta
Current Office: State House - District 48, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for State House - District 48
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 13, 2014
Margaret Bailey
(Running)
Republican
Diana Bartley
(Running)
Republican
Danny Hamrick
(Running)
Republican
Timothy Miley
(Running)
Democratic
Joe Shaffer
(Running)
Democratic
Patsy Trecost IV
(Running)
Democratic
Theresa Waxman
(Running)
Republican

Conservative

2010 West Virginia Conservatives Online - Positions on Family Values 17%
2010 West Virginia Conservatives Online - Positions on Taxpayer Issues 20%
2010 West Virginia Family Foundation - Positions 17%
2009 West Virginia Conservatives Online - Positions on Taxpayer Issues 10%
2009 West Virginia Family Foundation - Positions 50%
2008 West Virginia Conservatives Online - Positions on Taxpayer Issues 10%
2008 West Virginia Conservatives Online - Positions on Family Values 30%
2008 West Virginia Family Foundation - Positions 30%
2007 West Virginia Conservatives Online - Positions on Family Values 30%
2007 West Virginia Conservatives Online - Positions on Taxpayer Issues 0%
2007 West Virginia Family Foundation - Positions 30%
2006 West Virginia Conservatives Online - Positions on Conservative Issues 17
2006 West Virginia Conservatives Online - Positions on Taxpayer Issues 10%
2005 West Virginia Conservatives Online - Positions on Taxpayer Issues 10%
2005 West Virginia Family Foundation - Positions 57%
2004 Free West Virginia - Positions 26%
2004 West Virginia Conservatives Online - Positions on Taxpayer Issues 40%
2004 West Virginia Family Foundation - Positions 40%
2003 Free West Virginia - Positions 44%
2003 West Virginia Conservatives Online - Positions on Taxpayer Issues 0%
2003 West Virginia Family Foundation - Positions 63%
2001-2009 West Virginia Conservatives Online - Positions on Taxpayer Issues 17%
2001-2009 West Virginia Family Foundation - Cumulative Score 39%
2001-2008 West Virginia Conservatives Online - Family Values Cumulative Score 37%
2001-2008 West Virginia Conservatives Online - Taxpayer Issues Cumulative Score 17.9%
2001-2007 West Virginia Conservatives Online - Positions on Family Values 39%
2001-2007 West Virginia Conservatives Online - Taxpayer Scorecard Cumulative 15%

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2014 Endorsements

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