|United States Senator|
from West Virginia
July 16, 2010 – November 15, 2010
|Appointed by||Joe Manchin|
|Preceded by||Robert Byrd|
|Succeeded by||Joe Manchin|
Carte Patrick Goodwin
February 27, 1974
Mount Alto, West Virginia, U.S.
|Education||Marietta College (BA)|
Emory University (JD)
Before he became a United States Senator, he was Manchin's Chief Counsel, before returning to his private practice as an attorney. He also was the Chairman of the West Virginia School Building Authority, and as Chair of the Independent Commission on Judicial Reform.
In 2008, he was named one of the "Ten Most Successful Young Executives in West Virginia" by Executive magazine; and in 2010, Time named him one of the rising stars of American politics under 40, in their list of "40 under 40".
- Steven Hoffer (July 16, 2010). "Carte Goodwin: 6 Things to Know About W.Va.'s New Senator". AOL News. Archived from the original on October 29, 2013. Retrieved January 8, 2013.
- "40 Under 40". Time. October 14, 2010.