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Joe T. May

Joe T. May
Member of the Virginia House of Delegates
from the 33rd district
Assumed office
January 12, 1994
Preceded by Linda Wallace
Personal details
Born ( 1937 -06-08) June 8, 1937 (age 77)
Broadway, Virginia
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Roberta Compton Downs
Children Susan May, Elaine Attridge
Residence Leesburg, Virginia
Alma mater Virginia Tech
Profession Electrical engineer
Committees Transportation (chair)
Science and Technology
Religion Church of the Brethren
Military service
Service/branch United States Army
Years of service 1955–1958

Joe Turner May (born June 8, 1937) is an American politician. Since 1994 he has served in the Virginia House of Delegates, representing the 33rd district, made up of parts of Clarke, Frederick and Loudoun Counties in the northern part of the state. He is a member of the Republican Party.[1]

May is also an engineer and inventor who holds over 20 patents in the fields of electrical and electronic engineering.[2]

May was cochair of the House committee on Science and Technology 1998–2001, and chair 2002–2007. Since 2008, he has been chair of the committee on Transportation.[1]

On June 11, 2013, Dave LaRock defeated May in a Republican primary election.[3]

Electoral history

Date Election Candidate Party Votes  %
Virginia House of Delegates, 33rd district
Nov 2, 1993[4] General Joe Turner May Republican 9,773 51.90
Jean S. Brown Democratic 8,736 46.39
Christina Nelson Huth 323 1.72
Linda Wallace retired; seat stayed Republican
Nov 7, 1995[5] General J T May Republican 10,090 61.70
R D Winter Democratic 6,239 37.42
Write Ins 4 0.02
Nov 4, 1997[6] General Joe T. May Republican 11,976 59.61
Kenneth P. Halla Democratic 6,563 32.67
R. E. "Bob" Primack 1,536 7.65
Write Ins 15 0.07
Nov 2, 1999[7] General J T May Republican 14,095 98.83
Write Ins 167 1.17
Nov 6, 2001[8] General J T May Republican 17,107 98.12
Write Ins 328 1.88
Nov 4, 2003[9] General J T May Republican 16,031 98.10
Write Ins 311 1.90
Jun 14, 2005[10] Republican primary J T May 2,974 59.80
C G Oprison 1,999 40.20
Nov 8, 2005[11] General J T May Republican 20,621 91.78
Write Ins 1,847 8.22
Nov 6, 2007[12] General Joe T. May Republican 14,978 59.81
F. J. "Marty" Martinez Democratic 10,029 40.04
Write Ins 35 0.13
Nov 3, 2009[13] General Joe T. May Republican 22,489 96.88
Write Ins 722 3.11
Nov 8, 2011[14] General Joe T. May Republican 13,027 97.41
Write Ins 346 2.58
Jun 11, 2013[15] Republican primary Dave LaRock 2,958 57.3
Joe T. May 2,201 42.7


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