West Virginia Secretary of State
|2010 West Virginia Congressional Primary Results
Filing Deadline: 1/30/10, Withdrawal Deadline: 2/16/10, Primary: 5/11/10, Independent / Alternative Party Filing Deadline: 8/1/10, General Election: 11/2/10,
Last Updated: May 11, 2010
|Predictions, Notes, List of State Parties, |
|Senator, 64.5% in '06, Robert C. Byrd (D) died 6/28/10 during 9th term, Carte P. Goodwin (D) appointed 7/16/10, next election in 2012, Polls
Special Filing Deadline: 7/23/10, Special Independent Filing Deadline: 8/23/10, Special Primary: 8/28/10, Special Election: 11/2/10
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Democratic, Cook Political Report: Likely Democratic, Rasmussen Reports' Balance of Power: Solid Democrat, Larry Sabato's Crystal Ball: Likely Democratic,
|Gov. Joe Manchin III (D) 72.9%,
ex-U.S. Rep. / ex-Sec. of St. Kenneth W. "Ken" Hechler (D) 17.3%, '08 candidate/ consultant /ex-St. Del. Sheirl L. Fletcher (D) 9.8%,
|'84 & '06 nominee / '88 Gov. candidate / industrialist John R. Raese (R) 71.5%,
'10 congressional candidate Andrew M. "Mac" Warner (R) 14.8%,
Scott H. Williams (R) 2.9%,
accountant Kenneth A. Culp (R) 2.6%,
attorney Harry C. Bruner Jr. (R) 2.4%,
retiree Thomas Ressler (R) 2.2%,
substitute teacher's aide Lynette Kennedy McQuain (R) 1.7%,
retiree Frank T. Kubic (R) 0.9%,
contractor Daniel Scott Rebich (R) 0.9%,
'08 presidential candidate Albert Howard (R) 0.3%,
|'04 & '08 Gov. nominee / '08 Presidential candidate / '10 St. Sen. nominee Jesse Johnson (Mt) 100%,|
|Jeff Becker (C),|
|'04 Gov. candidate / '06 Gov. candidate / '08 presidential candidate Charles G. "Bud" Railey (WI),|
|1st Congressional District, unopposed in '08, 14th term, Polls|
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Democratic, Congressional Quarterly's Scorecard: Likely Democratic, Cook Political Report: Toss Up, Rothenberg Political Report: Lean Democratic, Larry Sabato's Crystal Ball: Likely Democratic,
|'00 & '04 Sec. of St. candidate / St. Sen. Michael A. Oliverio II (D) 55.91%,
Alan B. Mollohan (D) 44.09%,
|'96 Gov. candidate / ex-St. Sen. David B. McKinley (R) 34.86%,
Andrew M. "Mac" Warner (R) 26.77%, ex-St. Sen. Sarah M. Minear (R) 22.21%, retired civil servant Thomas F. Stark (R) 8.57%, activist Patricia C. VanGilder Levenson (R) 4.97%, real estate broker Cynthia "Cindy" Hall (R) 3.61%,
|2nd Congressional District, 57.1% in '08, 5th term, Polls|
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Republican, Congressional Quarterly's Scorecard: Safe Republican, Cook Political Report: Safe Republican, Rothenberg Political Report: Republican Favored, Larry Sabato's Crystal Ball: Safe Republican, DCCC Target,
|ex-nun Virginia Lynch Graf (D),
||Shelley Moore Capito (R),
||Phil Hudok (C),|
|3rd Congressional District, 66.9% in '08, 17th term, Polls|
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Democratic, Congressional Quarterly's Scorecard: Safe Democratic, Cook Political Report: Likely Democratic,
|Nick Joe Rahall II (D) 67.51%,
Bruce W. Barilla (D) 32.49%,
|ex-St. Sup. Court Justice Elliott E. "Spike" Maynard (R) 30.05%,
'04 & '06 candidate & '08 nominee / businessman Gary M. "Marty" Gearheart (R) 27.48%, attorney Conrad G. Lucas, II (R) 25.19%, nurse anesthetist Lee A. Bias (R) 17.27%,
1. Link to Predictions:
2. D.C.'s Political Report's stars indicate the rating of the race from 1 star to 5 stars depending on its entertainment value.
The color indicates D.C.'s Political Report's prediction of the winning party.
| = Democrat retain control,
|| = Democrats take over control,
| = Republican retain control,
|| = Republicans take over control,
| = Independent / 3rd Party retains control,
|| = Independent / 3rd Party take over control
|Bold indicates incumbent.
||Yellow district indicates open races.
|Light Blue boxes indicates Democrats maintained control.
||Light Red boxes indicates Republicans maintained control.
|Blue boxes indicates Democrats took control.
||Red boxes indicates Republicans took control.
3. Key to West Virginia Political Parties: