WESTON, W.Va. (WBOY) – In Lewis County, voters weren’t very busy during the General Election.
At the top of the ballot, in the state’s new second U.S. Congressional District, voters chose between current Rep. Alex Mooney, a Republican and Democrat challenger Barry Wendell, from Monongalia County. Mooney won with 62.81% of the vote.
In the 12th State Senate district race, Republican Ben Queen, who currently serves in the House of Delegates out of Harrison County, faced off against Libertarian Austin Lynch, also of Harrison County, to take over the seat held by Democrat Mike Romano, who did not run for re-election.
In the 64th House of Delegates district, incumbent Republican Adam Burkhammer faced Democrat John Clise. A small portion of the county voted in the 69th district, along with voters from a portion of Harrison County. In that race, former Harrison County Magistrate Keith Marple, a Republican and former Harrison County Commission President Ron Watson, a Democrat, vyed to fill the seat previously held in Charleston by Danny Hamrick.
All four of West Virginia’s proposed constitutional amendments failed. A full description of the amendments can be found here.
On the county ticket, all races are uncontested.
Results for races across the state will be updated here.