Daily Archives: July 20, 2010

West Virginia Will Hold A Special Election for U.S. Senate: Return of the LBJ Law by Gregory Hilton

The West Virginia legislature voted last night to approve a special election this November to fill the vacancy caused by the death of the late U.S. Senator Robert Byrd (D). A compromise was reached at 5 pm and the legislation was then approved with large majorities in both chambers. Continue reading