Senator Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) visited the IOP to discuss her career in politics, her role in representing her home state of West Virginia, and forging bipartisan compromise amidst a polarized political climate. Capito, the first woman to be elected Senator in West Virginia, also discussed being raised by her father, the former Governor of West Virginia, and how that influenced her to enter politics. This conversation was moderated by Director of the Institute of Politics, David Axelrod.
Senator Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) on her career in politics
November 13, 2018