- 3rd Congressional District
- Rep. Nick Rahall (D) lost his bid for re-election in one of the seven most Republican districts held by Democrats. The 3rd District favored Mitt Romney by 32.2 percentage points in 2012.
- U.S. Senate
- The retirement of Sen. Jay Rockefeller (D) meant Republicans had a chance to win the seat in 2014. Rep. Shelley Moore Capito defeated West Virginia's Secretary of State Natalie Tennant and other third party candidates on November 4, 2014.