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Lori Wolfe/The Herald-Dispatch U.S. Sen. Jay Rockefeller, left, speaks with A. Michael Perry during a luncheon held by Tri-State Airport officials at the Big Sandy Superstore Arena Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2007. Airport officials announced nonstop service to Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., on Allegiant Air.

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.