Larry Williams

West Virginia Department of Agriculture

Delegate Larry Williams is leaving the West Virginia Legislature to take a job with the state Department of Agriculture.

The Dominion Post reports the Preston County Democrat announced the move Friday. He plans to file his resignation in Charleston next week.

West Virginia Legislative Services

January 14th marked the first day of the 82nd Legislative Session. For the first time in 80 years, Republicans took majority in the House, but on that first day, the Democrats, now in the minority, came out swinging.