McKINLEY, David, a Representative from West Virginia; born in Wheeling, Ohio County,
W. Va., March 28, 1947; B.S.C.E., Purdue University, West Lafayette, Ind.,
1969; civil engineer; business owner; member of the West Virginia state house
of representatives, 1980-1995; chairman, West Virginia Republican Party,
1990-1994; unsuccessful candidate for the Republican nomination for Governor of
West Virginia in 1996; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Twelfth and
to the three succeeding Congresses (January 3, 2011-present).