Election Contests and Ballot Measures

May 13, 2008 West Virginia Democratic Party Primary Election

West Virginia

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The Democratic Presidential candidates still in the race at this time include Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton. However, John Edwards will still appear on ballots. Click the Democratic Presidential Candidate Comparisons link above to better compare the two remaining Democratic candidates.

US President & Vice President (West Virginia) Democratic Party
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Hillary Clinton - D
Websitewww.hillaryclinton.com
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Barack Obama - D
Websitemy.barackobama.com
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John Edwards - D
Governor Democratic Party
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Melvin "Mel" Kessler - D
Joe Manchin, III - D
Websitewww.joemanchinwv.com
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West Virginia Statewide Offices
Attorney General Democratic Party
Darrell V. McGraw, Jr. - D
Websitewww.darrellmcgraw.com/site
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Justice Of The Supreme Court Of Appeals Democratic Party
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Bob Bastress - D
Menis Ketchum - D
Margaret L. Workman - D
Elliott E. "Spike" Maynard - R
West Virginia Senate
State Senator District 1 Democratic Party
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Shane M. Mallett - D
Jack Yost - D
Websiteyost4senate.com/
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State Senator District 2 Democratic Party
Jeffrey V. Kessler - D
Websitewww.jeffkesslerforgovernor.com
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State Senator District 4 Democratic Party
Rocky D. Holmes - D
Websitemikehall@mail.wvnet.edu
State Senator District 5 Democratic Party
Robert H. "Bob" Plymale - D
Websitebobplymale.com
62
State Senator District 6 Democratic Party
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John Pat Fanning - D
Charles E. Sammons - D
State Senator District 7 Democratic Party
Earl Ray Tomblin - D
Websiteearlraytomblin.com
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State Senator District 8 (shares Boundary With 17) Democratic Party
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Paul W. Gunnoe - D
Corey L. Palumbo - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/Senate1/lawmaker.cfm?member=Senator%20Palumbo
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State Senator District 9 Democratic Party
State Senator District 10 Democratic Party
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Anita Skeens Caldwell - D
James W. "Jim" McNeely - D
State Senator District 11 Democratic Party
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Sue Blake Andersen - D
Jerry Cook - D
William R. Laird, IV - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/Senate1/Members/senmemview.cfm?input=Senator%20Laird
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State Senator District 12 Democratic Party
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Douglas Eugene Facemire - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/Senate1/lawmaker.cfm?member=Senator%20Facemire
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Doug Stalnaker - D
State Senator District 13 Democratic Party
Roman W. Prezioso, Jr. - D
State Senator District 14 Democratic Party
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David H. Webb - D
Bob Williams - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/Senate1/lawmaker.cfm?member=Senator%20Williams
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State Senator District 15 Democratic Party
State Senator District 16 Democratic Party
Herb Snyder - D
Websitewww.senatorsnyder.com
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State Senator District 17 (shares Boundary With 8) Democratic Party
West Virginia House
Delegate District 1 Democratic Party
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Benton Manypenny - D
Tamara Pettit - D
Randy D. Swartzmiller - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/House/lawmaker.cfm?member=Delegate%20Swartzmiller
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Delegate District 2 Democratic Party
Delegate District 3 Democratic Party
Delegate District 4 Democratic Party
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Michael T. Ferro - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/House/lawmaker.cfm?member=Delegate%20Evans,%20D.
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Kenneth D. Tucker - D
Scott G. Varner - D
Delegate District 5 Democratic Party
Dave Pethtel - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/House/lawmaker.cfm?member=Delegate%20Pethtel
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Delegate District 7 Democratic Party
Delegate District 8 Democratic Party
Delegate District 9 Democratic Party
Delegate District 10 Democratic Party
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Brenda Brum - D
Timothy A. Fittro - D
Iris Mccrady - D
Dan Poling - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/House/lawmaker.cfm?member=Delegate%20Poling,%20D.
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Delegate District 12 Democratic Party
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Jo Boggess Phillips - D
Websitewww.joboggessphillips.com/
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Chad Slater - D
Delegate District 13 Democratic Party
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Dale F. Martin - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/house/members/delmemview1.cfm
Brady R. Paxton - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/house/members/delmemview1.cfm?input=delegate paxton
Mickey Whalen - D
Delegate District 14 Democratic Party
Delegate District 15 Democratic Party
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Kevin J. Craig - D
Carl L. Eastham - D
Websitewww.eastham4house.com/
Jim Hanley Morgan - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/house/members/delmemview1.cfm
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Delegate District 16 Democratic Party
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Amy Herrenkohl - D
Robert "Bobby" Nelson - D
Doug Reynolds - D
Websitewww.dougreynolds.org
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Dale Stephens - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/House/lawmaker.cfm?member=Delegate%20Stephens
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Chris Tatum - D
Delegate District 17 Democratic Party
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Don Perdue - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/house/members/delmemview1.cfm?input=delegate perdue
Richard Thompson - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/house/members/delmemview1.cfm?input=speaker thompson
Delegate District 18 Democratic Party
Delegate District 19 Democratic Party
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Bill Bryant - D
Greg A. Butcher - D
Jeff Eldridge - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/House/lawmaker.cfm?member=Delegate%20Eldridge
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Ted Ellis - D
Jeremy Farley - D
Harry Freeman - D
Lidella Wilson Hrutkay - D
Rupert "Rupie" Phillips, Jr. - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/House/lawmaker.cfm?member=Delegate%20Phillips,%20R.
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James "Jimmy" Porter - D
Ralph Rodighiero - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/house/lawmaker.cfm?member=Delegate%20Rodighiero
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Delegate District 20 Democratic Party
K. Steven Kominar - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/house/members/delmemview1.cfm?input=delegate%20kominar
Delegate District 21 Democratic Party
Harry Keith White - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/House/lawmaker.cfm?member=Delegate%20White
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Delegate District 22 Democratic Party
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Marty Ashley - D
Mike Burdiss - D
Morgan K. "Mike" Davis - D
Daniel J. Hall - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/House/Members/delmemview1.cfm?input=Delegate%20Hall
Linda Goode Phillips - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/House/lawmaker.cfm?member=Delegate%20Phillips,%20L.
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Bruce O. Williams - D
Delegate District 23 Democratic Party
Delegate District 24 Democratic Party
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Edwin Ray Vanover - D
Mike Vinciguerra, Jr. - D
Harold B. Wolfe, III - D
Delegate District 25 Democratic Party
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Lyle Cottle - D
John R. Frazier - D
Marshall C. Long - D
Websitewww.marshallclong.com/
Delegate District 26 Democratic Party
Gerald L. Crosier - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/house/members/delmemview1.cfm?input=delegate crosier
Delegate District 27 Democratic Party
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Mick Bates - D
Websitewww.pickmick.org
Jack K. Covey - D
Louis Gall - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/house/members/delmemview1.cfm?input=delegate gall
Virginia Mahan - D
Websitewww.virginiamahan.com/
Al Martine - D
Andrew "Andy" Moscarito, Jr. - D
Ricky Moye - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/House/lawmaker.cfm?member=Delegate%20Moye
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Kelley Sponaugle - D
Sally Matz Susman - D
William R. "Bill" Wooton - D
Delegate District 28 Democratic Party
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Joan C. Browning - D
Websitewww.joanbrowning.com
Thomas W. Campbell - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/house/members/delmemview1.cfm
Paul S. Detch - D
Delegate District 29 Democratic Party
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Tom Louisos - I
David G. "Dave" Perry - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/House/lawmaker.cfm?member=Delegate%20Perry
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John Pino - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/House/lawmaker.cfm?member=Delegate%20Pino
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Margaret Anne Staggers - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/House/lawmaker.cfm?member=Delegate%20Staggers
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Delegate District 30 Democratic Party
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Cody Britton - D
Bonnie Brown - D
Websitedelegatebonniebrown.com
Jim Canterbury - D
Timothy Cooper - D
Roger A. Decanio - D
Nancy Peoples Guthrie - D
Websitewww.votenancyguthrie.com
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Barbara "Bobbie" Hatfield - D
Websitewww.barbarahatfield.com/
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David Higgins - D
Mark Hunt
Websitevotemarkhunt.com
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Barbara A. Lacy - D
Jerry Mollohan - D
Brenda Nichols Harper - D
Doris Rowe - D
Doug Skaff, Jr. - D
Websitewww.dougskaff.com/
Sharon Spencer - D
Websitedelegatespencer.com
Danny Wells - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/House/lawmaker.cfm?member=Delegate%20Wells
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Jeff Wood - D
Delegate District 31 Democratic Party
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Meshea L. Poore - D
Carrie L. Webster - D
Websitecarriewebster.org/
Delegate District 32 Democratic Party
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Charles "Charlie" Black - D
Jon W. Cain - D
Clint Casto - D
Curtis Robinson, Jr. - D
Carmela Ryan-Thompson - D
Delegate District 33 Democratic Party
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Ronald Blankenship - D
Diann Clothier - D
Larry Cottrell - D
Rick W. Frame - D
David A. Walker - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/House/lawmaker.cfm?member=Delegate%20Walker
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Delegate District 34 Democratic Party
Brent Boggs - D
Websitebrentboggswv.com
Delegate District 35 Democratic Party
Sam J. Argento - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/house/members/delmemview1.cfm?input=delegate argento
Delegate District 36 Democratic Party
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Mary Anne Carpenter - D
Joe Talbott - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/house/members/delmemview1.cfm?input=delegate talbott
Delegate District 37 Democratic Party
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Margaret Kerr Beckwith - D
Websitebeckwithforwvstatesenate.weebly.com
Thomas Ditty - D
Bill G. Hartman - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/House/lawmaker.cfm?member=Delegate%20Hartman
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Bill Proudfoot - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/house/members/delmemview1.cfm?input=delegate proudfoot
Delegate District 38 Democratic Party
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Mike "Jd" Debarr - D
Kimberly A. Harrison - D
Peggy Donaldson Smith - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/house/lawmaker.cfm?member=Delegate%20Smith,%20P.
Robert L. "Bob" Stultz - D
Delegate District 40 Democratic Party
Mary M. Poling - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/house/members/delmemview1.cfm?input=delegate poling, m.
Delegate District 41 Democratic Party
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Anthony "Tony" Barberio - D
Samuel J. "Sam" Cann - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/house/members/delmemview1.cfm?input=delegate cann
Ron Fragale - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/house/members/delmemview1.cfm?input=delegate fragale
Richard J. Iaquinta - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/House/lawmaker.cfm?member=Delegate%20Iaquinta
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Tim Miley - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/House/lawmaker.cfm?member=Delegate%20Miley
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Delegate District 42 Democratic Party
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Mike Manypenny - D
Websitemikemanypennyforcongress.com
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Leroy Stanley - D
Delegate District 43 Democratic Party
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Mike Caputo - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/House/lawmaker.cfm?member=Delegate%20Caputo
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Linda Longstreth - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/House/lawmaker.cfm?member=Delegate%20Longstreth
Tim Manchin - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/House/lawmaker.cfm?member=Delegate%20Manchin
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Delegate District 44 Democratic Party
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Robert D. "Bob" Beach - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/house/members/delmemview1.cfm?input=delegate%20beachwww.legis.state.wv.us/house/members/delmemview1.cfm?input=delegate%20beach
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Barbara Evans Fleischauer - D
Websitewww.friendsofbarbara.com
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Steven Fumich - D
Charlene Marshall - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/House/lawmaker.cfm?member=Delegate%20Marshall
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Alex Shook - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/house/members/delmemview1.cfm?input=delegate shook
Delegate District 45 Democratic Party
Larry A. Williams - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/House/members/delmemview1.cfm?input=Delegate%20Williams
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Delegate District 46 Democratic Party
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David "Coop" Cooper - D
Stan Shaver - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/house/members/delmemview1.cfm?input=delegate shaver
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Delegete District 47 Democratic Party
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Harold K. Michael - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/house/members/delmemview1.cfm?input=delegate michael
Isaac Sponaugle - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/House/lawmaker.cfm?member=Delegate%20Sponaugle
Delegate District 48 Democratic Party
Delegate District 50 Democratic Party
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Alan "Mitch" Davis - D
Royce B. Saville - D
Delegate District 52 Democratic Party
Delegate District 56 Democratic Party
Robert C. "Bob" Tabb - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/house/members/delmemview1.cfm?input=delegate tabb
Delegate District 57 Democratic Party
John Doyle - D
Websitewww.legis.state.wv.us/house/members/delmemview1.cfm?input=delegate doyle
Delegate District 58 Democratic Party
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Tiffany Lawrence - D
Websitewww.lawrencefordelegate.com
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Dick Watson - D
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