Family members, including his sister Hope Rockefeller, right and her husband Michael Jeffers, watch as U.S. Sen. Jay Rockefeller, D-WV. announces that he will not seek a sixth term, at the Culture Center in Charleston, W.Va., Friday Jan. 11, 2013.
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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.