Sheirl Fletcher

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Sheirl Fletcher was a Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate in West Virginia

Sheirl Fletcher was a Democratic candidate in the 2008 congressional elections for the U.S. Senate in West Virginia. She was seeking the Democratic nomination to challenge incumbent Sen. Jay Rockefeller (D-W.Va.), but lost to Rockefeller in the May 13 primary election.[1]


Positions, record and controversies


2008 elections

Fletcher was seeking the Democratic nomination, challenging Sen. Jay Rockefeller (R-W.Va.) in the 2008 congressional elections, but lost to Rockefeller in the May 13 primary.[1]

Money in politics

Information on this candidate's 2008 fundraising is not yet available. Stay tuned for live feeds of data from the Center for Responsive Politics' site.

Committees and affiliations


Fletcher will be assigned committees if and when she is elected to Congress.


More background data


Official Fletcher for Senate Web site

Articles and resources

See also


  1. 1.0 1.1 Greg Giroux, "West Virginia, Nebraska Voters Pick Favorites in Congressional Primaries", CQ Politics, May 14, 2008

External resources

External articles