West Virginia U.S. Senate Republican candidate John Raese talks with supporters at the Hotel Morgan in Morgantown, WV, Saturday, Aug. 28, 2010 during a reception waiting for primary election results. Raese is running for the late Sen. Robert C. Byrd's seat in the Special Election Primary. (AP Photo/Dale Sparks)

West Virginia U.S. Senate Republican candidate John Raese talks with supporters at the Hotel Morgan in Morgantown, WV, Saturday, Aug. 28, 2010 during a reception waiting for primary election results. Raese is running for the late Sen. Robert C. Byrd's seat in the Special Election Primary. (AP Photo/Dale Sparks)