Rise Up WV

Building power for a better West Virginia


2022 endorsements

Rise Up is proud to endorse the Charleston Can't Wait candidates in the 2022 Primary Election for Charleston City Council.

These candidates have pledged to not take corporate money and who proposing solutions for some of Charleston’s biggest historical challenges including: investments in the West Side, housing for all, municipal broadband, and real solutions to the addiction crisis. (Read more here). These candidates are:

  • Deanna McKinney (at-large)
  • Joe Solomon (at-large)
  • Corey Zinn (at-large)
  • Candice Maxwell (Ward 5)
  • Beth Kerns (Ward 7)
  • Robert Sheets (Ward 8)
  • Chelsea Steelhammer (Ward 10)
  • Frank Annie (Ward 13)
  • James Elam (Ward 18)


Rise Up WV is not affiliated with any political party or any candidates' campaign.

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