Last updated: May 11, 2022 at 12:46 a.m. ET

2022 West Virginia primaries

West Virginia is host to this election cycle’s first incumbent vs. incumbent race. The state lost a seat following census reapportionment, pitting Reps. Alex Mooney (R) and David B. McKinley (R) against each other for the GOP nomination in the 2nd Congressional District. Mooney has former president Donald Trump’s endorsement, while McKinley has the support of Gov. Jim Justice (R) and Sen. Joe Manchin III (D).

U.S. House 1st District

Democratic primary

Votes received and percentages of total vote
CandidateVotesPct.
Lacy Watson Watson 00%
Uncontested
No results reported.

Updated May 10, 2022 at 7:31 p.m. ET

Republican primary

Votes received and percentages of total vote
CandidateVotesPct.

incumbent Carol Miller

incumbent Miller

41,57166.4%
Scott Fuller Fuller 6,1309.8
Zane Lawhorn Lawhorn 5,4618.7
James Houser Houser 4,8367.7
Kent Stevens Stevens 4,6157.4
An estimated 99% of votes have been counted.

Updated May 11, 2022 at 12:46 a.m. ET

U.S. House 2nd District

Democratic primary

Votes received and percentages of total vote
CandidateVotesPct.
Barry Wendell Wendell 22,01057.2%
Angela Dwyer Dwyer 16,49342.8
An estimated 98% of votes have been counted.

Updated May 11, 2022 at 12:28 a.m. ET

Republican primary

Votes received and percentages of total vote
CandidateVotesPct.

incumbent Alexander Mooney

incumbent Mooney

44,80654.2%

incumbent David McKinley

incumbent McKinley

29,44235.6
Susan Buchser-Lochocki Buchser-Lochocki 3,2974.0
Mike Seckman Seckman 3,0493.7
Rhonda Hercules Hercules 2,0622.5
An estimated 98% of votes have been counted.

Updated May 11, 2022 at 12:43 a.m. ET

By: Lenny Bronner, Holden Foreman, Dylan Freedman, Chloe Langston, Emily Liu, Brittany Renee Mayes, Anthony Pesce, Erik Reyna and Ashlyn Still

Source: Associated Press