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Lori Wolfe/The Herald-Dispatch Maria O'Reilly, left, Shin Okuno, and Masayo Okuno greet Sen. Jay Rockefeller, D-W.Va., during his visit to the Okuno International facility Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2008, in Prichard.

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.

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