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Manchin Byrd Senate Replacement

Carte Goodwin Appointed To Fill Robert Byrd's West Virginia Senate Seat (VIDEO)

AP | LAWRENCE MESSINA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

CHARLESTON, W.Va. - Gov. Joe Manchin has chosen former chief counsel Carte Goodwin, a member of a prominent West Virginia family, to succeed the late ...

Joe Manchin 'Highly Likely' To Run To Fill Robert Byrd's Senate Seat (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Elyse Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

West Virginia Governor Joe Manchin says he is "highly likely" to run for Senate to fill the seat held by the late Sen. Robert Byrd for fifty-one years...

Joe Manchin Senate Run? Speculation About W.V. Governor's Plans For Robert Byrd's Seat

The Huffington Post | Elyse Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In the wake of Sen. Robert Byrd (D-W. Va.) death on Monday morning, speculation is already to swirling over the prospect of West Virginia Governor Joe...

Robert Byrd Senate Replacement: What Happens With Robert Byrd's Senate Seat?

Hotline On Call | Reid Wilson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WV law gives Gov. Joe Manchin (D) the power to appoint Byrd's replacement. If a vacancy occurs within 2 and a half years of the beginning of the next ...