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Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va.

Senator (2nd term)



Leadership: Deputy Whip
Political Highlights: W.Va. House, 1997-2001; U.S. House of Representatives, 2001-15
Born: November 26, 1953; Glen Dale, W.Va.
Residence: Charleston
Religion: Presbyterian
Family: Husband, Charles L. Capito Jr.; three children
Education: Duke U., B.S. 1975; U. of Virginia, M.Ed. 1976
Elected: 2014
Committee Assignments: Appropriations (Commerce-Justice-Science; Homeland Security - Ranking Member; Interior-Environment; Labor-HHS-Education; Military Construction-VA; Transportation-HUD); Commerce, Science & Transportation (Aviation Safety, Operations & Innovation; Communications, Media, & Broadband; Surface Transportation, Maritime, Freight, & Ports; Tourism, Trade, & Export Promotion); Environment & Public Works; Rules & Administration
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District Rating: Safe Republican
House Seniority: 43rd ranked Senate Republican
Twitter: 92,357 followers

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