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NFIB FED PAC ENDROSES CAPITO FOR REELECTION

CHARLESTON, WV — The Capito for West Virginia Campaign announced that Senator Shelley Moore Capito has received the endorsement of the NFIB Fed PAC. “Senator Capito has been a true champion for West Virginia small businesses throughout her time in Congress,” said Gil White, NFIB’s West Virginia State Director. “She has a deep understanding of… Read More »NFIB FED PAC ENDROSES CAPITO FOR REELECTION

Capito Capitol Update 8/1

Financial Lifeline Writing in The Martinsburg Journal, Senator Capito, alongside Administrator of the Small Business Administration Jovita Carranza, commended the efficacy of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) to aid small businesses under financial stress due to the Covid-19 pandemic.  “Importantly, the Trump Administration and Congress have worked to ensure these forgivable loans were available to… Read More »Capito Capitol Update 8/1

CAPITO RELEASES VIDEO STATEMENT AFTER SECURING GOP NOMINATION

CHARLESTON, WV – U.S. Senator Shelley Moore Capito released the following video statement after securing the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate. Senator Capito is in Washington, DC on Primary Election night because the U.S. Senate is in session. SENATOR CAPITO’S VIDEO STATEMENT Capito said:  “This election certainly has been unusual. It’s just amazing how many… Read More »CAPITO RELEASES VIDEO STATEMENT AFTER SECURING GOP NOMINATION

WEST VIRGINIA COAL ASSOCIATION ENDORSES CAPITO

CHARLESTON, WV – The Capito for West Virginia campaign announces Senator Shelley Moore Capito received the endorsement of the West Virginia Coal Association. “The members of the West Virginia Coal Association are proud to endorse Senator Shelley Moore Capito for reelection,” said Senior Vice President Chris Hamilton. “Senator Capito has been our partner in Washington rolling… Read More »WEST VIRGINIA COAL ASSOCIATION ENDORSES CAPITO

CAPITO HONORED TO HAVE THE UMWA ENDORSEMENT

CHARLESTON, WV – The Capito for West Virginia campaign released the following statement from Senator Shelley Moore Capito regarding her being endorsed by the United Mine Workers of America. Capito said:  “I’m honored and grateful to have the endorsement of the United Mine Workers of America. Mining is an essential part of our state’s economy… Read More »CAPITO HONORED TO HAVE THE UMWA ENDORSEMENT

CAPITO POSTPONES CAMPAIGN EVENTS DUE TO CORONAVIRUS

CHARLESTON, WV – The Capito for West Virginia campaign announced today that they have postponed all campaign events in West Virginia for now due to the evolving concerns over the Coronavirus. Senator Shelley Moore Capito released the following statement. Capito said: “My top priority is the health, safety and well-being of all West Virginians. Now is… Read More »CAPITO POSTPONES CAMPAIGN EVENTS DUE TO CORONAVIRUS

WEST VIRGINIANS FOR LIFE PAC ENDORSES SENATOR CAPITO

CHARLESTON, WV – Senator Shelley Moore Capito has been endorsed by West Virginians for Life PAC (WVFL-PAC). WVFL-PAC President Wanda Franz, Ph.D. released the following statement: “We commend Senator Capito for her demonstrated support for the right to life of all West Virginians from conception to natural death. Her 100% pro-life voting record is a… Read More »WEST VIRGINIANS FOR LIFE PAC ENDORSES SENATOR CAPITO

WEST VIRGINIA TRUCKING ASSOCIATION ENDORSES CAPITO

CHARLESTON, WV – The Capito for West Virginia campaign announces Senator Shelley Moore Capito received the endorsement of the West Virginia Trucking Association. “We are pleased to support Senator Shelley Moore Capito in her campaign for reelection to the U.S. Senate. From her first days in Congress, Senator Capito has been a champion for increased federal… Read More »WEST VIRGINIA TRUCKING ASSOCIATION ENDORSES CAPITO

SENATOR SHELLEY MOORE CAPITO FILES FOR REELECTION

CHARLESTON, WV – Surrounded by family, legislators and supporters, Senator Shelley Moore Capito filed paperwork to be on the ballot for U.S. Senate today. She released the following statement. “A lot has been accomplished over the last five years. I’m proud to file for reelection today based on my record delivering for families and communities… Read More »SENATOR SHELLEY MOORE CAPITO FILES FOR REELECTION

SENATOR CAPITO RECEIVES HuntPAC ENDORSEMENT

CHARLESTON, WV – The Capito for West Virginia campaign announced HuntPAC, the political arm of the Huntington Regional Chamber, endorsed Senator Shelley Moore Capito. “At a divisive time in our country’s history, Senator Capito is a public servant that all West Virginians can be proud of and support,” said Bill Bissett, President & CEO of… Read More »SENATOR CAPITO RECEIVES HuntPAC ENDORSEMENT

WV HEALTH CARE ASSOCIATION ENDORSES CAPITO

CHARLESTON, WV – The Capito for West Virginia campaign announced today that the West Virginia Health Care Association has endorsed Senator Shelley Moore Capito’s campaign for reelection in 2020. “Senator Capito is working with our organization to improve access to long-term care through Medicare by changing the wait time rules for people to transfer from… Read More »WV HEALTH CARE ASSOCIATION ENDORSES CAPITO

WV AUTOMOBILE DEALERS ASSOCIATION BACKS CAPITO

CHARLESTON, WV – The Capito for West Virginia campaign announced today that the West Virginia Automobile and Truck Dealers Association has endorsed Senator Shelley Moore Capito’s campaign for reelection in 2020. “Senator Shelley Moore Capito has been a champion for car dealers and our needs in the U.S. Senate. She not only helped pass tax… Read More »WV AUTOMOBILE DEALERS ASSOCIATION BACKS CAPITO

ASSOCIATED BUILDERS AND CONTRACTORS SUPPORT CAPITO

CHARLESTON, WV – The Capito for West Virginia campaign announced today that the West Virginia chapter of the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) has endorsed Senator Shelley Moore Capito’s campaign for reelection in 2020. “West Virginia’s economy is growing. A key reason why is the pro-growth policies Senator Shelley Moore Capito has supported,” said ABC… Read More »ASSOCIATED BUILDERS AND CONTRACTORS SUPPORT CAPITO

WEST VIRGINIA MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION ENDORSES CAPITO

CHARLESTON, WV – The Capito for West Virginia campaign announced today that the West Virginia Manufacturers Association has endorsed Senator Shelley Moore Capito’s campaign for reelection in 2020. “No one has done more to support an agenda that benefits West Virginia manufacturing than Senator Shelley Moore Capito. Our members are excited and proud to stand… Read More »WEST VIRGINIA MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION ENDORSES CAPITO

ATTORNEY GENERAL MORRISEY ENDORSES SENATOR CAPITO

CHARLESTON, WV – The Capito for West Virginia campaign announced today that West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has endorsed U.S. Senator Shelley Moore Capito for reelection. Morrisey released the following statement to the campaign. “I’m honored to stand with Senator Capito in her race for reelection in 2020. Shelley and I have worked together… Read More »ATTORNEY GENERAL MORRISEY ENDORSES SENATOR CAPITO

Trump shows support for Capito as Homeland Security bill advances

By MetroNews Staff in News | September 27, 2019 at 9:54AM WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump gave high praise to U.S. Senator Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) on Thursday evening. Following the Senate Appropriations Committee approving a $70 billion FY2020 Homeland Security Funding Bill led by Capito, Trump tweeted about Capito’s work in Congress on… Read More »Trump shows support for Capito as Homeland Security bill advances

REPUBLICAN MEMBERS OF THE WEST VIRGINIA LEGISLATURE BACK CAPITO FOR REELECTION

CHARLESTON, WV – The Capito for West Virginia campaign announced today the endorsement of the Senate GOP and House GOP caucuses. Senate President Mitch Carmichael and House Speaker Roger Hanshaw released the statements below. “Senator Shelley Moore Capito helped elect the GOP majority in 2014. She has been a partner in turning this state around… Read More »REPUBLICAN MEMBERS OF THE WEST VIRGINIA LEGISLATURE BACK CAPITO FOR REELECTION

WEST VIRGINIA REPUBLICAN NATIONAL COMMITTEE MEMBERS ENDORSE SENATOR CAPITO

CHARLESTON, WV – The Capito for West Virginia campaign announced today that both Republican National Committeeman Larry Pack and Republican National Committee Woman Kayla Kessinger have endorsed Senator Capito for reelection in 2020. The two released the following statements to the campaign. “All West Virginians are fortunate to have an incredible leader like Senator Shelley… Read More »WEST VIRGINIA REPUBLICAN NATIONAL COMMITTEE MEMBERS ENDORSE SENATOR CAPITO

CAPITO ANNOUNCES U.N. AMBASSADOR NIKKI HALEY WILL VISIT WEST VIRGINIA

CHARLESTON, WV– U.S. Senator Shelley Moore Capito announced today that former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley will visit West Virginia on June 10, 2019. Haley will attend a girls’ empowerment event before headlining a fundraiser for Capito’s reelection campaign. “I am honored that Ambassador Haley has accepted my invitation to visit West… Read More »CAPITO ANNOUNCES U.N. AMBASSADOR NIKKI HALEY WILL VISIT WEST VIRGINIA

Eyeing 2020, Capito seeks six more years in Senate

By Jake Zuckerman Staff writer Apr 27, 2019 U.S. Sen. Shelley Moore Capito is seeking six more years atop her perch as West Virginia’s ranking Republican lawmaker. Aiming to curb health care costs, build a wall along the southern U.S. border, and create and maintain employment opportunities to anchor young people in West Virginia, Capito… Read More »Eyeing 2020, Capito seeks six more years in Senate

Capito sets great example for state’s young women

U.S. Sen. Shelley Moore Capito has earned our praise before for her efforts on many fronts. A staunch supporter of conservative principles but with a pragmatic touch, Capito has played a key role in the development of practices we believe make the federal government better for the people — especially the people of West Virginia.… Read More »Capito sets great example for state’s young women

Capito votes to uphold Trump’s national emergency declaration

U.S. Senator Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.), chair of the Homeland Security Appropriations Subcommittee, issued the following statement after voting to uphold President Trump’s national emergency declaration: Additionally, as many as 74 percent of West Virginia residents in rural areas don’t have access to such services, according to the FCC’s Feb. 19 draft report.
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Gov. Justice, Sen. Capito, Facebook announce major broadband investment in W.Va.

West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice and U.S. Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., announced a partnership with Facebook that will allow local internet providers to offer broadband service to residents who live in rural communities.During a news conference Monday at the state Capitol in Charleston, officials said Facebook has partnered with the state of West Virginia to invest in bringing two broadband arteries to the state.
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Capito strives to increase West Virginians access to high-speed broadband services

Broadband access in her home state is absolutely critical for developing businesses, improving education and sharing ideas, said U.S. Sen. Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), responding to a newly released draft report from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) indicating that 56 percent of West Virginians don’t have access to high-speed broadband services.
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