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WV: Constitution Party Candidate Jeff Becker Vies for Robert Byrd’s Vacant Senate Seat, Calls for Audit of Fed

From the Marshall Parthenon via TPID:

A third-party candidate is seeking to be elected to the U.S. Senate to fill the seat left vacant by Robert C. Byrd. Jeff Becker, the Constitution Party’s candidate for the election of West Virginia’s new U.S. Senator, said he wants to help government make a return to Constitutional values.… Read more ...

WV Mountain Party’s Jesse Johnson joins US Senate race

Dave Schwab at Green Party Watch:

The Charleston Gazette reports that Jesse Johnson has filed as the West Virginia Mountain Party (WV’s Green Party affiliate) candidate for the US Senate special election to fill the seat left by the late Robert Byrd. Johnson is a well-known campaigner against mountaintop removal and an experienced Mountain Party standard-bearer, having previously run for US Senate and twice for governor as the party’s nominee.… Read more ...