The Green Papers: Virgin Islands 2013 General Election
 
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Virgin Islands State and Local Government

Virgin Islands 2016 Presidential Primaries, Caucuses, and Conventions:
Democrats   Republicans


If no Gubernatorial or Delegate to the United States House of Representative candidate receives a majority of the General Election vote, the top two vote getters procced to a runoff held 14 days after the General election. (Revised Organic Act of 1954, Sec., 11 re: Gov.-Lt Gov. 1422; P.L. 92-271 re: Delegate to House of Representatives 1712)

 
           

Governor  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2010, 2014. Term Limit: 2 consecutive full 4-year terms. Territorial Governor

  Democratic Governor John P. deJongh, Jr.
First elected: 2006; re-elected: 2010.
Lieutenant Governor: Gregory Francis
Seat up for election: Tuesday 4 November 2014
The current Governor is affected by a term limit and cannot run for re-election.
  Candidate Democratic     Territorial Delegate Donna M. Christensen
3 June 2013: Announced she will run for Governor in 2014.
  Candidate Democratic     Moleto A. Smith, Jr.
  Candidate Independent     Soraya Diase Coffelt

Delegate to the House of Representatives  2 year term, Election Cycle: 2012, 2014

{map} Democratic Territorial Delegate Donna M. Christensen
First elected: 1996; re-elected 1998, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012
Seat up for election: Tuesday 4 November 2014
Open Seat - 3 June 2013: Announced she will run for Governor in 2014.
  Candidate Democratic     Stacey Plaskett
FEC H2VI00082; 30 Sep 13; Tot $33,510; Dsb $58,820
 

Political Parties    Parties appear in parenthesis and italics when a candidate receives the endorsement of a given Party and/or official sources indicate a candidate's association with a particular Party but only where the Party in question does not appear on the actual ballot as such.

Major Parties
  Democratic (affiliates): 2 incumbents, 3 candidates
Independents
  Independent: 1 candidate
 
Candidates running under the banner of more than one party are counted towards each party's total. A candidate who has lost a primary or is apparently no longer a candidate is not counted.

Notes

Candidates for office appear on this page in italics where 'The Green Papers' does not yet have independent confirmation from a legal election authority that the person has been officially certified to appear on the ballot.

"FEC" indicates the Federal Election Commission (FEC) Campaign Finance Summary.

When available, we post each candidate's FEC identification number, the date of their most recently filed Report of Receipts and Disbursements, their "Tot" [Total Receipts (contributions received or what came in: FEC Form 3, Line 16, Column B)] and their "Dsb" [Total Disbursements (expenditures or what was spent: FEC Form 3, Line 23, Column B)]. A link is provided to the Federal Election Commission's Summary Report for those who might wish to explore the details.

If a candidate raises or spends $5,000 or less, he or she is not subject to FEC reporting requirements.


 


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History
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