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Joe Manchin

Joe Manchin
Personal data
Date of birthAugust 24, 1947(age 69)
Place of birthFarmington, West Virginia
Political partyDemocratic Party
SpouseGayle Conelly (1967 � present)
Joseph IV
ResidenceFairmont, West Virginia
Alma materWest Virginia University (B.S.)
ProfessionEnergy executive
ReligionRoman Catholic
Assumed officeNovember 15, 2010
Serving with Jay Rockefeller
Preceded byCarte Goodwin
34th Governor of West Virginia
In officeJanuary 17, 2005 - November 15, 2010
Succeeded byEarl Ray Tomblin
Preceded byBob Wise
27th Secretary of State of West Virginia
In officeJanuary 15, 2001 - January 17, 2005
GovernorBob Wise
Succeeded byBetty Ireland
Preceded byKen Hechler
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from 's 13th district
In office1993 - 1996
Succeeded byMike Oliverio
Preceded byJoseph M. Minard
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from 's 14th district
In office1987 - 1993
Succeeded byEugene Claypole
Preceded byJames Davis
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from 's unknown district
In office1982 - 1986

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Joseph "Joe" Manchin III (born August 24, 1947) is the junior United States Senator representing West Virginia. Manchin, a Democrat, was Governor of West Virginia from 2005 to 2010. He won the special election in November 2010 to fill the seat of Robert Byrd, who had died in office; the term ends January 3, 2013.

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