Updated Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at 7:45 p.m.
State Senator Daniel Hall has switched from Democrat to Republican, switching the balance of power. For more, see this story.
Original Post from Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at 3: 51 p.m.
After Tuesday’s mid-term elections, Democrats in the West Virginia Senate are living with a new reality. There are 17 of them and 17 Republicans, leaving the upper chamber in a dead even tie.
The results mean control of the Senate, and Senate President Jeff Kessler’s position of power, hang in the balance, but it’s not one that’s likely to be decided any time soon.