Former President Jimmy Carter gets a warm welcome from West Virginia first lady Sharon Rockefeller while her husband, then-Gov. Jay Rockefeller, looks on in Charleston, West Virginia on March 17, 1977.
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.