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West Virginia picks rich outsiders: Trump, Dem for governor

At the same time West Virginia overwhelmingly picked Republican billionaire political outsider Donald Trump on Tuesday, the state widely preferred a Democratic billionaire political outsider for governor, Jim Justice.

In a stark split-ticket statement, the Mountain State scoffed off Justice's political party label, picked the two businessmen who said the current system is broken, and left its state government in almost the same divide it's currently in.

Justice will have to work with a Republican-led Legislature, just like Democratic Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin. The coal and agriculture businessman will also share the executive branch with four other Republican statewide elected...

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