Gov. Justice says WV Primary Election will now be June 9th

CHARLESTON, WV (WOAY) – Gov. Jim Justice has announced that the West Virginia Primary election will now be postponed until Tuesday, June 9th, 2020.

West Virginia’s primary election was supposed to be Tuesday, May 12th; however, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the election has been moved to June 9th.

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