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U.S. Rep. Nick Rahall, left, and U.S. Sen. Jay Rockefeller have a laugh prior to speaking at the monthly Cabell County Democratic Women's Club meeting Saturday, Oct. 25, 2008, at Guyan Country Club.
Gallery: Jay Rockefeller through the years
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.