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 [...]

WV Gov. Manchin Will Not Appoint Self to Replace Byrd… So Chance of Special Election Grows

By: Wednesday July 7, 2010 8:48 pm

Joe Manchin, the popular Democratic Governor of West Virginia, has come out in support of holding a special election this November to replace Sen. Robert Byrd, and Manchin is a likely candidate for the spot. Currently, the seat is set to be held by a replacement appointed by Manchin until 2012. From The Fix: Manchin [...]

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