Democrat congressman Nick Rahall trails his little-known Republican challenger by 14 points in West Virginia
Long-term Congressman Nick Rahall (on left) is down by a 54 to 40 percent margin to Sate Sen. Evan Jenkins (on right).
In the report at the link below Michael Barone calls this astonishing.
With the Obama administration trying to kill the coal industry, which is the life blood of much of West Virginia, along with the ever increasing problems caused by the ObamaCare debacle, the Jenkins lead over Rahall really shouldn’t seem astonishing at all.
Rockefeller established a legal residence in West Virginia 30 years ago only so he could become a United States Senator.
Now His chances of being re-elected in the present West Virginia political climate are slim at best.
Mr. Obama may need to build bigger chicken coops to accommodate the chickens that will be coming home to roost in November.
The Evan Jenkins vs Nick Rahall story is here.