By Jean A. Flanagan
Moorefield Examiner –
The candidate filing period for individuals who wish to run for office in West Virginia began on Jan. 13, and will conclude on Jan. 25, 2014. The section of West Virginia State Law establishing the dates for the candidate filing period is §3-5-7.
Individuals filing to run for United States Senate, U.S. House of Representatives, West Virginia State Senate and West Virginia House of Delegates should file with the West Virginia Secretary of State.
Individuals filing to run for County Commission and any other unexpired terms for county level offices will file with their respective county clerk.
At the state level the following positions are open for candidates:
• House of Delegates District 55
• State Senate District 14
• Circuit Judge 22 Circuit