West Virginia’s GOP Rep. Mooney announces 2024 Senate run


              FILE - U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., speaks during a news conference on Sept. 20, 2022, at the Capitol in Washington. U.S. Rep. Alex Mooney, R-W.Va., did not wait long to announce a run for Senate in 2024. Just a week after breezing to reelection for a fifth term in Congress, the Republican backed by former President Donald Trump said Tuesday, Nov. 15, that he is entering the race for the seat held by the only Democrat left standing in statewide office in West Virginia: Manchin. (AP Photo/Mariam Zuhaib, File)
            
              FILE - U.S. Rep. Alex Mooney, R-WVa., is pictured at a campaign rally at the Westmoreland Fair Grounds in Greensburg, Pa., May 6, 2022. Mooney did not wait long to announce a run for Senate in 2024. Just a week after breezing to reelection for a fifth term in Congress, the Republican backed by former President Donald Trump said Tuesday, Nov. 15, that he is entering the race for the seat held by the only Democrat left standing in statewide office in West Virginia: U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)
West Virginia’s GOP Rep. Mooney announces 2024 Senate run