Sen. Jay Rockfeller (R-WV) Will Not Seek Another Term

By: Friday January 11, 2013 4:43 pm

This afternoon Sen. Jay Rockefeller (D-WV) announced that his incredibly long career in politics is finally coming to a close. Rockefeller will not seek re-election in 2014. From Rockefeller’s office: With heartfelt appreciation, Senator Jay Rockefeller today announced that he will not seek reelection to the U.S. Senate in 2014. His announcement comes as he nears 50 years of public service [...]

Rep. Shelley Moore Capito Running for Senate in West Virginia

By: Monday November 26, 2012 10:28 am

The 2012 election just ended but already the 2014 races have begun. Republican Representative Shelley Moore Capito announced this morning that she will be running for the Senate in West Virginia. This will create an opening in the West Virginia’s 2nd congressional district. The Senate seat is currently held Democrat Jay Rockefeller who is serving his [...]