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U.S. Sen. Jay Rockefeller announces at the Culture Center Great Hall in Charleston, W.Va., Friday Jan. 11, 2013 that he will not seek a sixth term. Behind him is a photograph of his inauguration as governor in 1981.
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Jan. 11, 2013 @ 06:00 PM
U.S. Sen. Jay Rockefeller, who came to West Virginia as a young man from one of the world's richest families to work on antipoverty programs and remained in the state to build a political legacy, announced Friday he will not seek a sixth term.