Who Won West Virginia Elections in 2008?

Jay Rockefeller
Date: 
Nov 4, 2008

West Virginia Governor Joe Manchin won re-election in 2008 in a landslide against Republican challenger Russ Weeks.

All three incumbent members of Congress ran for re-election and all three won, including Alan Mollohan who was unopposed.

West Virginia Senator Jay Rockefeller (pictured) also won re-election in 2008 against Republican Jay Wolfe. Senator Robert Byrd's term expires in 2012.

John McCain won the five electoral votes from West Virginia.

Governor
Winner
Governor Joe Manchin DEM Incumbent 69.8%
Senate
Winner
Senate Jay Rockefeller DEM Incumbent 63.7%
House Of Representatives
Winner
1st District Alan Mollohan DEM Incumbent Unopposed
2nd District Shelley Moore Capito REP Incumbent 57.1%
3rd District Nick Rahall DEM Incumbent 66.9%