CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- A long-time lawmaker in West Virginia is calling it quits.
W.Va. State Senator Brooks McCabe from Kanawha County announced Tuesday that he is not running for re-election in 2014.
McCabe says he wants to focus more on his family and business.
He also says he wants to write a book about the economic history of Charleston.
McCabe has been in the West Virginia State Senate since 1998.