Romney heading to West Virginia
© Greg Nash

Former presidential nominee Mitt Romney (R) is heading to West Virginia to help a trio of GOP candidates.

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Romney will stump with Rep. Shelley Moore CapitoShelley Wellons Moore CapitoBipartisan senators propose forcing EPA to set drinking water standard for 'forever chemicals' Bipartisan senators propose forcing EPA to set drinking water standard for 'forever chemicals' August recess under threat as yearly spending bills pile up MORE (R-W.Va.), the front-runner in her Senate race, where she's favored to flip the seat of retiring Sen. Jay RockefellerJohn (Jay) Davison RockefellerBottom Line World Health Day: It's time to fight preventable disease Lobbying World MORE (D). On Aug. 19 he'll also help a pair of Republican House candidates: former Maryland GOP Chairman Alex Mooney, running for Capito's open seat, and state Sen. Evan Jenkins, running to unseat vulnerable Rep. Nick RahallNick Joe RahallWe shouldn't allow politics to impede disaster relief Break the cycle of partisanship with infant, child health care programs Clinton mulls role in 2018 midterms MORE (D). 

The trip is part of a continued effort by Romney to boost Republicans nationwide heading into the 2014 elections.

He's been very busy on the campaign trail for someone who's officially out of the political process and had a sterling record in primary endorsements, but it remains to be seen how well he'll do in the general election.