West Virginia Guide
Upcoming Election
Your Elected Officials
Governor
D+
U.S. Senate
C
Shelley Capito (R)

Senator Capito has gone on the record saying she fully oposes legalizing marijuana, and has mentioned having significant doubts about the validity of marijuana as medicine. Regarding medical marijuana, Capito has stated that she would respect and support the majority decision of her constituents. 

U.S. Senate
D-
Joe Manchin (D)

Senator Manchin opposes the legalization of marijuana, and has made comments to the media that he is wary of medical marijuana programs as well. Manchin has suggested that he is open to changing his stance on the drug, pending further research and constituent desires. 

U.S. House District 1
F
David McKinley (R)

David McKinley has expressed no support for reform legislation regarding marijuana. His voting record heavily leans anti-legalization. 

U.S. House District 2
B
Alex Mooney (R)

Regarding gun ownership and medical marijuana, Mooney introduced a bill making an exception in federal law, stating “that an individual shall not be treated as an unlawful user of or addicted to any controlled substance based on the individual using marijuana for a medical purpose in accordance with State law.”

U.S. House District 3
C
Carol Miller (R) DECRIMINALIZE MEDICAL USE

Voted in favor of medical marijuana at the state level, but has given mixed opinions on marijuana legalization. 

State Senate District 3
D
Michael Azinger (R) NO MEDICAL USE
State Senate District 4
B
Eric Tarr (R) MEDICAL USE NO MEDICAL USE
State Senate District 11
D+
Bill Hamilton (R)

Voted in favor of an amendment that re-classified marijuana as a schedule IV substance down from schedule I

State Senate District 12
B+
Doug Facemire (D) MEDICAL USE
State Senate District 13
B
Bob Beach (D) DECRIMINALIZE
State Senate District 15
B
Charles Trump (R) DECRIMINALIZE
State House District 3
A
Shawn Fluharty (D) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE
State House District 11
B
Martin Atkinson (R) DECRIMINALIZE
State House District 36
B-
Larry Rowe (D) DECRIMINALIZE
B-
Andrew Robinson (D) DECRIMINALIZE
State House District 37
B+
Mike Pushkin (D) DECRIMINALIZE
State House District 51
B
Barbara Fleischauer (D) DECRIMINALIZE
A+
John Williams (D) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE

Sponsored HB2331, which would legalize recreational adult marijuana use

A+
Evan Hansen (D) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE

Sponsored HB4625, which would have legalized recreational adult use and require expungement for certain cannabis offences

A+
Rodney Pyles (D)

Recently sponsored three bills ( HB2376, HB2080, and HB4765), which would legalize recreational marijuana and decriminalize possession

A+
Danielle Walker (D) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE

Sponsored HB4625, which would legalize recreational use and require expungement for certain cannabis offences