June 18, 2013
West Virginia Selects New House Speaker in Special Session
Delegate Tim Miley was selected as the new Speaker of the House during a special session of the West Virginia House of Delegates on June 18. Former delegate and Speaker of the House Rick Thompson resigned his post to become the new cabinet secretary for the Department of Veterans Assistance. Del. Miley will preside as Speaker until the end of 2014.
Photo of the West Virginia State Capitol Building by Analogue Kid on Wikipedia.