WVL PAC Endorsed Pro-Life Candidates for 2004 West Virginia Elections

WV Senate District Map from WV State Legislature website.

President: Please vote for President George W. Bush who is pro-life and against abortion on demand. He signed a bill banning partial-birth abortions and signed Laci and Conner’s Law - the Unborn Victims of Violence Act.

Please do not vote for John Kerry who supports abortion for any reason - all nine months of pregnancy. John Kerry voted against the Partial-Birth Abortion Ban six times. He voted against the Unborn Victims of Violence Act. Kerry even voted to use taxpayer dollars to pay for abortions. Kerry has pledged that he will only appoint pro-abortion justices to the Supreme Court.

Governor: Please vote for Joe Manchin. Manchin has a 100% pro-life voting record and a 22 year public record of standing up for the rights of unborn children.

WV Supreme Court: Please do not vote for Warren McGraw who is supported by pro-abortion activists. Please vote for Brent Benjamin.

Secretary of State: Please do not vote for Ken Hechler. He actively campaigned for legislation which would hinder West Virginians for Life’s ability to protect unborn children. Please vote for Betty Ireland.

WVL PAC Endorsed Pro-Life Candidates
for West Virginia’s 1st Senatorial District

(Brooke, Hancock, Ohio Counties)

US President - George W. Bush (R)

US House of Representatives - Alan Mollohan (D)

Governor - Joe Manchin (D)

Secretary of State - Betty Ireland (R)

State Auditor - Glen Gainer (D)

State Treasurer - John Perdue (D)

Attorney General - Hiram Lewis (R)

WV Supreme Court - Brent Benjamin (R)

WV 1st Senate District (Brooke, Hancock, Ohio)
Andy McKenzie (R)

WV 2nd Senate District
(Calhoun, Doddridge, Marion, Marshall, Monongalia, Ohio, Ritchie, Tyler, Wetzel)
Jeff Kessler (D)

WV House of Delegates

1st Delegate (Brooke, Hancock)
Joe DeLong (D)
Randy Swartzmiller (D)

2nd Delegate (Brooke, Ohio)
Timothy Ennis (D)
Jack Yost (D)

3rd Delegate (Ohio)
Christopher Wakim (R)
L. Gil White (R)

4th Delegate (Marshall, Ohio)
Kenneth Tucker (D)
Scott Varner (D)

Please do not vote for Tal Hutchins who has a 100% pro-abortion voting record. Hutchins voted against the pro-life Informed Consent/ Women’s Right to Know legislation four times. He even voted against a 24 hour waiting period for abortions.

WVL PAC Endorsed Pro-Life Candidates
for West Virginia’s 2nd Senatorial District
(Calhoun, Doddridge, Marion, Marshall, Monongalia, Ohio, Ritchie, Tyler, Wetzel)

US President - George W. Bush (R)

US House 1st District - Alan Mollohan (D)

US House 2nd District- Shelley Moore Capito (R)

Governor - Joe Manchin (D)

Secretary of State - Betty Ireland (R)

State Auditor - Glen Gainer (D)

State Treasurer - John Perdue (D)

Attorney General - Hiram Lewis (R)

WV Supreme Court - Brent Benjamin (R)

WV 2nd Senate District
(Calhoun, Doddridge, Marion, Marshall, Monongalia, Ohio, Ritchie, Tyler, Wetzel)
Jeff Kessler (D)

WV House of Delegates

4th Delegate (Marshall, Ohio)
Kenneth Tucker (D)
Scott Varner (D)

5th Delegate (Monongalia, Wetzel)
David Pethtel (D)

6th Delegate District (Doddridge, Tyler, Wetzel)
Wm. Roger Romine (R)

7th Delegate (Pleasants, Ritchie)
Otis A. Leggett (R)

33rd Delegate (Calhoun, Clay, Gilmer)
William Stemple (D)

WVL PAC Endorsed Pro-Life Candidates
for West Virginia’s 3rd Senatorial District
(Pleasants, Roane, Wirt, Wood)

US President - George W. Bush (R)

US House 1st District - Alan Mollohan (D)

US House 2nd District- Shelley Moore Capito (R)

Governor - Joe Manchin (D)

Secretary of State - Betty Ireland (R)

State Auditor - Glen Gainer (D)

State Treasurer - John Perdue (D)

Attorney General - Hiram Lewis (R)

WV Supreme Court - Brent Benjamin (R)

WV 3rd Senate District (Pleasants, Roane, Wirt, Wood)
Donna Boley (R)

WV House of Delegates

7th Delegate (Pleasants, Ritchie)
Otis Leggett (R)

8th Delegate (Wood)
E.W. Bill Anderson (R)

9th Delegate (Wirt, Wood)
Larry Border (R)

10th Delegate (Wood-Vote for 3)
J.D. Beane (D)
Tom Azinger (R)
John Ellem (R)

WVL PAC Endorsed Pro-Life Candidates
for West Virginia’s 4th Senatorial District
(Jackson, Mason, Putnam, Roane)

US President - George W. Bush (R)

US House of Representatives - Shelley Moore Capito (R)

Governor - Joe Manchin (D)

Secretary of State - Betty Ireland (R)

State Auditor - Glen Gainer (D)

State Treasurer - John Perdue (D)

Attorney General - Hiram Lewis (R)

WV Supreme Court - Brent Benjamin (R)

WV 4th Senate District (Jackson, Mason, Putnam, Roane)
Karen Facemyer (R)

WV House of Delegates

11th Delegate (Jackson, Roane)
Bob Ashley (R)

12th Delegate (Jackson)
Mitch Carmichael (R)

13th Delegate (Jackson, Mason, Putnam)
Brady Paxton (D)
Jack McLane (R)

14th Delegate (Mason, Putnam)
Mike Hall (R)
Patti Eagloski Schoen (R)

19th Delegate (Boone, Lincoln, Logan, Putnam)
Jim Mullins (R)
Greg Butcher (D)
Jeff Eldridge (D)
Joe Ferrell (D)

Please do not vote for pro-abortion Delegate Lidella Hrutkay or for Delegate Dale Martin. Hrutkay voted against pro-life legislation 10 out of 13 times. Martin voted against pro-life legislation five out of ten times.

WVL PAC Endorsed Pro-Life Candidates
for West Virginia’s 5th Senatorial District
(Cabell, Wayne)

US President - George W. Bush (R)

US House of Representatives - Nick J. Rahall (D)

Governor - Joe Manchin (D)

Secretary of State - Betty Ireland (R)

State Auditor - Glen Gainer (D)

State Treasurer - John Perdue (D)

Attorney General - Hiram Lewis (R)

WV Supreme Court - Brent Benjamin (R)

WV 5th Senate District (Cabell, Wayne)
Robert Plymale (D)

WV 6th Senate District (McDowell, Mercer, Mingo, Wayne, Wyoming)
John Pat Fanning (D)

WV 7th Senate District (Boone, Lincoln, Logan, Wayne)
Earl Ray Tomblin (D)

15th Delegate (Cabell, Lincoln)
Dennis Barry (R)
Carol Miller (R)
Kevin Craig (D)

16th Delegate (Cabell, Wayne)
Greg Howard (R)
Kelli Sobonya (R)
Dale Stephens (D)

17th Delegate (Wayne)
Don Perdue (D)
Richard Thompson (D)

20th Delegate (Mingo, Wayne)
K. Steven Kominar (D)

Please do not vote for Susan Hubbard and Margarette Leach who both have 100% pro-abortion voting records. Susan Hubbard even voted to allow partial-birth abortions to continue. Please do not vote for Jim Morgan. He has an 80% pro-abortion voting record.

WVL PAC Endorsed Pro-Life Candidates
for West Virginia’s 6th & 7th Senatorial District
(Boone, Lincoln, Logan, McDowell, Mercer, Mingo, Wayne, Wyoming)

US President - George W. Bush (R)

US House of Representatives - Nick J. Rahall (D)

Governor - Joe Manchin (D)

Secretary of State - Betty Ireland (R)

State Auditor - Glen Gainer (D)

State Treasurer - John Perdue (D)

Attorney General - Hiram Lewis (R)

WV Supreme Court - Brent Benjamin (R)

WV 6th Senate District (McDowell, Mercer, Mingo,Wayne, Wyoming)
John Pat Fanning (D)

WV 7th Senate District (Boone, Lincoln, Logan, Wayne)
Earl Ray Tomblin (D)

WH House of Delegates

15th Delegate (Cabell, Lincoln)
Kevin Craig (D)
Dennis Barry (R)
Carol Miller (R)

18th Delegate (Boone)
Larry Barker (D)

19th Delegate (Boone, Lincoln, Logan, Putnam)
Jim Mullins (R)
Greg Butcher (D)
Jeff Eldridge (D)
Joe Ferrell (D)

20th Delegate (Mingo, Wayne)
K. Steven Kominar (D)

21st Delegate (McDowell, Mingo)
Harry Keith White (D)

23rd Delegate (McDowell)
Michael Lushbaugh (R)

Please do not vote for pro-abortion Delegates Lidella Hrutkay, Margarette Leach or Jim Morgan. Hrutkay has voted against pro-life legislation 10 out of 13 times, Leach has voted againt pro-life legislation 17 out of 17 times and Morgan has voted against pro-life legislation 8 out of 10 times.

WVL PAC Endorsed Pro-Life Candidates
for West Virginia’s 8th & 17th Senatorial District
(Kanawha)

US President - George W. Bush (R)

US House of Representatives - Shelley Moore Capito (R)

Governor - Joe Manchin (D)

Secretary of State - Betty Ireland (R)

State Auditor - Glen Gainer (D)

State Treasurer - John Perdue (D)

Attorney General - Hiram Lewis (R)

WV Supreme Court - Brent Benjamin (R)

WV Senate District 8
Vic Sprouse (R)

WV Senate District 17
Rusty Webb (R)

WV House District 30
Ann Calvert (R)
Todd Carden (R)
Rebecca Mathews (R)
Austin Moore (R)
Phil Raines (R)
Bradford Sims (R)
Jerry Summers (R)

WV House District 31
Charles Minimah (R)

WV House District 32
Tim Armstead (R)
Patrick Lane (R)
Ron Walters (R)

Please do not vote for Dan Foster, Bobbie Hatfield, Carrie Webster and Corey Palumbo, who all have 100 % pro-abortion voting records.

Please do not vote for Bonnie Brown who has voted against pro-life legislation 24 out of 25 times. Please do not vote for Sharon Spencer who has voted against pro-life legislation 8 out of 12 times. Please do not voted for John Amores who has voted against pro-life legislation 17 out of 18 times.

WVL PAC Endorsed Pro-Life Candidates
for West Virginia’s 9th Senatorial District
(Raleigh and Wyoming)

US President - George W. Bush (R)

US House of Representatives - Nick J. Rahall (D)

Governor - Joe Manchin (D)

Secretary of State - Betty Ireland (R)

State Auditor - Glen Gainer (D)

State Treasurer - John Perdue (D)

Attorney General - Hiram Lewis (R)

WV Supreme Court - Brent Benjamin (R)

WV Senate District 6 (McDowell, Mercer, Mingo, Wayne, Wyoming)
John Pat Fanning (D)

WV Senate District 9 (Raleigh, Wyoming)
Billy Wayne Bailey (D)

WV House District 27 (Raleigh, Summers)
Philip Stevens (R)
Linda Sumner (R)
Robert Kiss (D)
Sally Susman (D)
Ron Thompson (D)

Please do not vote for Delegate Virginia Mahan. She has voted against pro-life legislation 8 out of 14 times. Mahan voted against the pro-life Women’s Right to Know bill four times.

Please do not vote for pro-abortion Delegate Rick Staton. He voted against pro-life legislation 15 times.

WVL PAC Endorsed Pro-Life Candidates
for West Virginia’s 10th Senatorial District
(Fayette, Greenbrier, Mercer, Monroe, Summers)

US President - George W. Bush (R)

US House of Representatives - Nick J. Rahall (D)

Governor - Joe Manchin (D)

Secretary of State - Betty Ireland (R)

State Auditor - Glen Gainer (D)

State Treasurer - John Perdue (D)

Attorney General - Hiram Lewis (R)

WV Supreme Court - Brent Benjamin (R)

WV Senate District 6 (McDowell, Mercer, Mingo, Wayne, Wyoming)
John Pat Fanning (D)

WV Senate District 10 (Fayette, Greenbrier, Mercer, Monroe, Summers)
Don Caruth (R)

Delegate District 24 (Mercer)
Eustace Frederick (D)

Delegate District 25 (Mercer)
Thomas Mike Porter (R)
Michael Magann (D)

District 26 (Monroe, Summers)
Gerald Crosier (D)

District 27 (Raleigh, Summers)
Philip Stevens (R)
Linda Sumner (R)
Robert Kiss (D)
Sally Susman (D)
Ron Thompson (D)

District 28 (Greenbrier)
Ray Canterbury (R)

Please do not vote for Delegate Virginia Mahan and Senator Anita Skeens- Caldwell both of whom have repeatedly voted to kill pro-life legislation.

Please do not vote for Delegate Marshall Long. Long has repeatedly voted against pro-life legsilation.

WVL PAC Endorsed Pro-Life Candidates
for West Virginia’s 11th Senatorial District
(Clay, Fayette, Nicholas, Upshur, Webster)

US President - George W. Bush (R)

US House 2nd District- Shelley Moore Capito (R)

US House 3rd District - Nick J. Rahall (D)

Governor - Joe Manchin (D)

Secretary of State - Betty Ireland (R)

State Auditor - Glen Gainer (D)

State Treasurer - John Perdue (D)

Attorney General - Hiram Lewis (R)

WV Supreme Court - Brent Benjamin (R)

WV Senate District 10
(Fayette, Greenbrier, Mercer, Monroe, Summers)
Don Caruth (R)

WV Senate District 11 (Clay,Fayette,Nicholas,Upshur, Webster)
Shirley Love (D)

WV Senate District 15
(Berkeley, Grant, Hampshire, Hardy, Morgan, Pendleton, Pocahontas, Randolph, Upshur)
Mike Ross (D)

WV House of Delegates
District 29 (Clay, Fayette, Nicholas)
Tom Louisos (D)
David Perry (D)
John Pino (D)

District 33 (Calhoun, Clay, Gilmer)
William Stemple (D)

District 35 (Nicholas)
Sam Argento (D)

District 36 (Nicholas, Webster)
Jim Thompson (R)

District 38 (Lewis, Upshur)
Doug Stalnaker (D)

District 39 (Upshur)
Bill Hamilton (R)

District 40 (Barbour, Upshur)
William Robert Wright (R)

Please do not Delegate Mary Poling who has voted a 73% pro-abortion voting record or Delegate Joe Talbott who has a 78% pro-abortion voting record.

WVL PAC Endorsed Pro-Life Candidates
for West Virginia’s 12th Senatorial District
(Braxton, Gilmer, Harrison, Lewis)

US President - George W. Bush (R)

US House 1st District - Alan Mollohan (D)

US House 2nd District- Shelley Moore Capito (R)

Governor - Joe Manchin (D)

Secretary of State - Betty Ireland (R)

State Auditor - Glen Gainer (D)

State Treasurer - John Perdue (D)

Attorney General - Hiram Lewis (R)

WV Supreme Court - Brent Benjamin (R)

WV Senate District 12 (Braxton, Gilmer, Harrison, Lewis)
Bill Sharpe (D)

District 33 (Calhoun, Clay, Gilmer)
William Stemple (D)

District 34 (Braxton, Gilmer)
Brent Boggs (D)

District 38 (Lewis, Upshur)
Doug Stalnaker (D)

District 41 (Harrison, Marion)
Sam Cann (D)
Ron Fragale (D)
Richard Iaquinta (D)

WVL PAC Endorsed Pro-Life Candidates
for West Virginia’s 13th Senatorial District
(Marion, Monongalia)

US President - George W. Bush (R)

US House of Representatives - Alan Mollohan (D)

Governor - Joe Manchin (D)

Secretary of State - Betty Ireland (R)

State Auditor - Glen Gainer (D)

State Treasurer - John Perdue (D)

Attorney General - Hiram Lewis (R)

WV Supreme Court - Brent Benjamin (R)

WV Senate District 2
(Calhoun, Doddridge, Marion, Marshall, Monongalia, Ohio, Ritchie, Tyler, Wetzel)
Jeff Kessler (D)

WV Senate District 13 (Marion, Monongalia)
Roman Prezioso (D)

WV Senate District 14
(Barbour, Grant, Mineral, Monongalia, Preston, Taylor, Tucker)
David Sypolt (R)

WV House of Delegates

District 5 (Wetzel, Monongalia)
Dave Pethtel (D)

District 41 (Harrison, Marion)
Sam Cann (D)
Ron Fragale (D)
Richard Iaquinta (D)

District 42 (Marion,Monongalia, Taylor)
Jeffery Tansill (R)

District 43 (Marion, Monongalia)
Brian Westfall (R)

District 44 (Monongalia)
Cindy Frich (R)
Jeff Riffle (R)
Bob Beach (D)
Nancy Houston (D)

Please do not vote for Barbara Fleischauer or Charlene Marshall who both have 100% pro-abortion voting records. Please do not vote for pro-abortion candidate Jim Manilla.
Please do not vote for Mike Caputo who has a pro-abortion voting records.

WVL PAC Endorsed Pro-Life Candidates
for West Virginia’s 14th Senatorial District
(Barbour, Grant, Mineral, Monongalia, Preston, Taylor, Tucker)

US President - George W. Bush (R)

US House of Representatives - Alan Mollohan (D)

Governor - Joe Manchin (D)

Secretary of State - Betty Ireland (R)

State Auditor - Glen Gainer (D)

State Treasurer - John Perdue (D)

Attorney General - Hiram Lewis (R)

WV Supreme Court - Brent Benjamin (R)

WV Senate District 14 (Barbour, Grant, Mineral, Monongalia, Preston, Taylor, Tucker)
David Sypolt (R)

WV House of Delegates

District 40 (Barbour, Upshur)
William Robert Wright (R)

District 42 (Marion, Monongalia, Taylor)
Jeffery Tansill (R)

District 45 (Preston)
Larry Williams (D)

District 46 (Preston, Tucker)
Stan Shaver (D)

District 48 (Grant, Mineral, Pendleton)
Allen Evans (R)

District 49 (Mineral)
Robert Schadler (R)

District 50 (Hampshire, Mineral)
Ruth Rowan (R)

Please do not vote for Mary Poling who has voted against pro-life legislation 8 out of 11 times.
Please do not vote for Jerry Mezzatesta, he has a 93% pro-abortion voting record and has voted for taxpayer funding of abortions 17 times. Please do not vote for Diane Parker who supports taxpayer funding of abortions.

WVL PAC Endorsed Pro-Life Candidates
for West Virginia’s 15th Senatorial District
(Barbour, Grant, Mineral, Monongalia, Preston, Taylor, Tucker)

US President - George W. Bush (R)

US House 1st District - Alan Mollohan (D)

US House 2nd District- Shelley Moore Capito (R)

US House 3rd District- Nick J. Rahall (D)

Governor - Joe Manchin (D)

Secretary of State - Betty Ireland (R)

State Auditor - Glen Gainer (D)

State Treasurer - John Perdue (D)

Attorney General - Hiram Lewis (R)

WV Supreme Court - Brent Benjamin (R)

WV Senate District 14
(Barbour, Grant, Mineral, Monongalia, Preston, Taylor, Tucker)
David Sypolt (R)

WV Senate District 15
(Berkeley, Grant, Hampshire, Hardy, Morgan, Pendleton, Pocahontas, Randolph, Upshur)
Mike Ross (D)

WV House of Delegates

District 37 (Pocahontas, Randolph)
Bruce Haddix (R)

District 47 (Hardy, Pendleton)
Harold Michael (D)

District 48 (Grant, Mineral, Pendleton)
Allen Evans (R)

District 50 (Hampshire, Mineral)
Ruth Rowan (R)

District 51 (Hampshire, Morgan)
Charles Trump (R)

District 52 (Berkeley, Morgan)
Craig Blair (R)

Please do not vote for Jerry Mezzatesta, he has a 93% pro-abortion voting record and has voted for taxpayer funding of abortions 17 times.

WVL PAC Endorsed Pro-Life Candidates
for West Virginia’s 16th Senatorial District
(Berkeley, Jefferson)

US President - George W. Bush (R)

US House of Representatives - Shelley Moore Capito (R)

Governor - Joe Manchin (D)

Secretary of State - Betty Ireland (R)

State Auditor - Glen Gainer (D)

State Treasurer - John Perdue (D)

Attorney General - Hiram Lewis (R)

WV Supreme Court - Brent Benjamin (R)

WV Senate District 15
(Berkeley, Grant, Hampshire, Hardy, Morgan, Pendleton, Pocahontas, Randolph, Upshur)
Mike Ross (D)

WV Senate District 16 (Berkeley, Jefferson)
no pro-life candidates

Delegate District 52 (Berkeley, Morgan)
Craig Blair (R)

Delegate District 53 (Berkeley)
Vic Roberts (R)

Delegate District 54 (Berkeley)
Walter Duke (R)

Delegate District 55 (Berkeley)
John Overington (R)

District 56 (Berkeley, Jefferson)
Robert "Bob" Tabb (D)

Delegate District 57 (Jefferson)
Robert Murto (R)

District 58 (Jefferson)
no endorsed candidate

Please do not vote for pro-abortion Delegate John Doyle. Doyle has a 100% pro-abortion voting record and believes that abortion should be legal throughout the entire pregnancy.




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