This election cycle is bringing out the worst in people, huh? Not that Bill Clinton was an upstanding and ethical figure…but to make fun of coal miners and their families for supporting a political opponent while giving a speech in Pennsylvania? “We all know how [Hillary’s] opponent has done well down in West Virginia and […]
Joe Manchin, West Virginia Democratic Senator, lamented how due process is hindering gun control efforts. Hm, is the pesky Constitution getting in your way? Photo by NASA HQ PHOTO
Donald Trump won both primaries in West Virginia and Nebraska because he is the lone candidate left standing, but Bernie Sanders beat Hillary Clinton in West Virginia in the Democratic Party primary.
From Fox News: Beginning June 5, anyone over age 21 who can legally possess a firearm will be allowed to carry it concealed on their person without having to obtain a permit. West Virginia has long allowed permitless open carry but, like most states, required a permit to carry a concealed firearm. With the new […]
The state legislature overrode the veto of the governor, so ta-da, the state is the 26th one to become a right-to-work state. Photo by United Steelworkers – Metallos
There will be a veto by the governor, but the veto could be overturned, which would make it a right-to-work state. Photo by Marc Tomik
As the Washington Free Beacon reported: “A Veterans Affairs hospital in West Virginia switched out patients’ prescribed medications with older drugs to cut costs, the U.S. Office of Special Counsel (OSC) announced in a letter to Congress and the White House Wednesday.” “The Beckley, West Virginia, Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC) substituted prescribed antipsychotic medications […]
After the midterm elections, where the Republicans took control of both chambers of the state legislature in West Virginia, they worked on passing this bill and overrode the governor’s veto.
9/12/2016 - Bill Clinton, in Pennsylvania, Mocks Coal Country West Virginia for Supporting Trump
6/21/2016 - Senator: Due Process is Killing Us on Gun Control
5/11/2016 - Trump Wins West Virginia Primary while Bernie Sanders Beats Hillary Clinton in Coal Country
3/8/2016 - Constitutional Carry in West Virginia: No Permit for Concealed Arms
2/15/2016 - West Virginia is Now a Right-to-Work State
2/8/2016 - West Virginia Close to Becoming the 26th Right to Work State
4/23/2015 - Not Good: VA Hospital Switched Meds for Older Drugs to Cut Costs
3/7/2015 - West Virginia GOP passes Fetal Pain Bill