WVDP Statement on Owens Brown being selected by Gov Justice to fill 1st District Vacancy in Senate
For Immediate Release:
Contact: Brittni McGuire, [email protected]
WVDP Congratulates soon-to-be Senator Owens Brown:
“Congratulations to soon-to-be Senator Owens Brown who will serve the people of the first senatorial district in light of the vacancy created by the resignation of Senator Ihlenfeld. Owens Brown is already a powerhouse advocate and will be a great representative in the State Senate for his district.
Thank you to Delegate Shawn Fluharty and Randy Swartzmiller for submitting their names and their continued commitment to the people of West Virginia.”
Owens Brown has been West Virginia NAACP president since 2015 and is the first Black Male Senator.