← Back to previous page

Sen. Shelley Capito (R-WV)

1st term Republican from West Virginia.


Residence: Charleston

Marital Status: Married (Charles L. Capito, Jr.)

Prev. Occupation: Career Counselor

Prev. Political Exp.: WV House, 1997-2001; US House, 2001-15; US Senate, 2015-present

Education: BS Duke University, 1975; MEd University of Virginia, 1976

Birthdate: 11/26/1953

Birthplace: Glen Dale, WV

Religion: Presbyterian

Percentage in Last Election: 62%

Major Opponent: Natalie Tennant (D)


Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Sen. Shelley Capito.

Website: capito.senate.gov

Washington, D.C. Office:

172 Russell Senate Office Building,
District of Columbia 20510
Phone: (202) 224-6472
Fax: (202) 224-7665

Charleston Office: (more district offices)

500 Virginia Street East, Suite 950
Charleston, West Virginia 25301
Phone: (304) 347-5372



Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Joel Brubaker
  • Scheduling Dir.: Lauren Russell
  • Legis. Dir.: Adam Tomlinson
  • Press Secy.: Kelley Moore
  • Agriculture LA: Travis Cone
  • Telecomm LA: Victoria Flood
  • Energy LA: Travis Cone
  • Environment LA: Travis Cone
  • Tax LA: Addie Hernly
  • Comm. Dir.: Tyler Hernandez
  • Veteran Affairs LA: Baxter Carr
  • Military LA: Baxter Carr
  • Foreign Policy LA: Baxter Carr
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Dana Richter
  • Health LA: Dana Richter
  • Education LA: Dana Richter
  • Financial Services LA: J.T. Jezierski
  • Elections LA: Brent Scott



Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Sen. Shelley Capito voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
A Johnson of Connecticut Amendment, as Amended; Energy Policy Act of 2005 04/20/2005 Yea Voted For
F Amendment to Budget for FY 2006 03/17/2005 Nay Voted Against
P Providing for consideration of H.R. 3394; Cyber Security Research and Development Act 02/07/2002 Yea Voted For

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

How are YOUR reps voting?

Sign up for MegaVote for FREE weekly report!


Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Sen. Shelley Capito's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Sen. Shelley Capito a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

Get involved and take action!

Bill Name Cosponsor? Send Message
S.662 - A bill to reform the U.S. postal laws. No Send Message to Sen. Shelley Capito
S.408 - Bill to Establish Programs to Help Prevent of Underage Drinking.' No Send Message to Sen. Shelley Capito


PAC Contributions