Who Won West Virginia Elections in 2010?
There was a special election to fill the remaining two years of former Senator Robert Byrd's term. Carte Goodwin had been appointed to the seat following Byrd's death, but agreed not to run in the special election. His appointor, Governor Joe Manchin, ran for the seat and won over Republican businessman John Raese.
Incumbents Shelley Moore Capito and Nick Rahall both won re-election. Republican David McKinley won a narrow victory for the open seat in the 1st District.