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Jay Rockefeller, D

Democrat



Biography

Political Highlights: W.Va. House, 1967-69; W.Va. secretary of state, 1969-73; Democratic nominee for governor, 1972; governor, 1977-85; U.S. Senate, 1985-2015
Born: June 18, 1937; Manhattan, N.Y.
Residence: Charleston
Religion: Presbyterian
Family: Wife, Sharon Percy; four children
Education: International Christian U. (Tokyo), attended 1957-60; Harvard U., A.B. 1961



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