Capito to speak at Randolph County Lincoln Day Dinner

ELKINS – U.S. Representative Shelley Moore Capito will offer political comments as guest speaker Sunday for the Randolph County Republican Executive Committee Lincoln Day Dinner, beginning at 12:30 p.m. Sunday at the Elkins County Club.

The social hour for the event is from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. and the dinner begins at 1:30 p.m.

Reservations for the dinner should be made by calling Carolyn Jackson at 304-636-1019.

Capito serves the West Virginia Second Congressional District and is a candidate for U.S. Senate. She was elected to the House of Representatives in 2000 and has been re-elected six times.

If elected to the U.S. Senate, Capito says she will fight to create jobs and a stronger economy with a comprehensive energy plan using American natural resources, including coal.

Capito said she is striving to strengthen the health care system to encourage accessibility while lowering costs to bring a much-needed political change and gender diversity to the U.S. Senate.