Kanawha County Has Contested Race for State Senate
West Virginia's May 13 primary slate is official and will have several contested races on the federal level. Thirteen of the 17 state Senate races are uncontested in both parties. Contested primary races include Kanawha County Republicans Lance Wheeler and Tom Takubo. Nine delegates, including six Democrats, aren't seeking another House term, and three of those are running for other offices. Kanawha County Democrat Doug Skaff is going for a state Senate seat and Kanawha County Democrat Meshea Poore is seeking Capito's congressional seat.