Posts Tagged ‘Joe Manchin’

DeMint throws support behind Raese in West Virginia Senate race

Senator Jim DeMint (R-SC) has endorsed John Raese in the race to replace the late Sen. Robert Byrd in West Virginia. DeMint, as the head of the Senate Conservative Fund, said that Raese is “a principled conservative leader who has a strong chance of winning this critical race and really...

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Poll: Raese Leads Manchin in West Virginia

When West Virginia Governor Joe Manchin announced that he would run in the state’s open-seat, special Senate election, most commentators thought the outcome was a foregone conclusion. Manchin is very popular in the state, and the Republican bench is thin. Once Representative Shelly Moore Capito announced that she would not...

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A Real Raese in the Mountain State?

Another Senate seat may be in jeopardy, from an unexpected place. RealClearPolitics reports that the latest Rasmussen Poll shows John Raese has closed the gap on Governor Joe Manchin in the race to fill the seat of the late Robert Byrd in West Virginia. Raese, a businessman has moved to within...

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