Ballot Access New reports that
According to the West Virginia Secretary of State, petitions for Libertarian Party candidate Bob Barr fell short. He turned in 13,036 of the 15,118 required by state law.
IPR first reported about this on August 1, when I wrote
According to a field report by one of the Libertarian petitioners on the ground in West Virginia, as of tonightâ€™s final turn-in of signatures by petitioners to the campaign, the LP gathered only around 12,000 raw signatures, falling short of the 15,118 required by state law.