Harpers Ferry, WV – Flanked by his family and a “Who’s Who” List of office holders, West Virginia State Treasurer Riley Moore announced he will be running for the 2nd Congressional District in 2024. This seat was recently won by Alex Mooney. Mooney has announced his run for Senate against Joe Manchin.
Moore, describes himself as an “America First conservative”. During his tenure in the treasurer’s office, he has been at the forefront of challenging ESG based financial firms that he deemed counter to West Virginia’s energy policies. He also created the “Jump Start Savings Plan” which provides more opportunities for trade students and workers.
Riley Moore is the nephew of U.S. Senator Shelley Moore-Capito, and grandson of former WV Governor Arch Moore.