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The Daily Record
Heated words over cold air at Board of Public Works meetingin Baltimore County Public Schools drew some praise and some heated words Wedne
Heated words over cold air at Board of Public Works meeting
The Daily Record / Posted 5 hours ago
in Baltimore County Public Schools drew some praise and some heated words Wednesday both during and after a meeting of the Board of Public Works. Gov. Larry Hogan and Comptroller Peter V.R. Franchot praised an announcement last week by Baltimore... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Singing 'Happy Birthday' to Gov. Hogan at Board of Public Works Attendees of the Board of Public Works meeting sing "Happy Birthday" for Gove
Singing 'Happy Birthday' to Gov. Hogan at Board of Public Works
Baltimore Sun / Posted 9 hours ago
Attendees of the Board of Public Works meeting sing "Happy Birthday" for Governor Larry Hogan's 60th birthday. (Mike Dresser/Baltimore Sun video) Attendees of the Board of Public Works... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Hogan wants details of Baltimore County school air conditioning planCounty's decision to accelerate plans to install air conditioning in all of its
Hogan wants details of Baltimore County school air conditioning plan
Baltimore Sun / Posted 10 hours ago
County's decision to accelerate plans to install air conditioning in all of its public schools, but refused to back off the Board of Public Works' decision to withhold school construction money until he sees a written plan. The Republican governor... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
State hospital workers who expected to be fired will keep jobsthe money. But to privatize food services at the facilities the department woul
State hospital workers who expected to be fired will keep jobs
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
the money. But to privatize food services at the facilities the department would likely have had to bring a contract to the Board of Public Works. The board, composed of the Republican Hogan and Democrats Peter Franchot and Nancy K. Kopp, has... Read more
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News 8000
City votes to put more money into Bliss RoadThe city of La Crosse is putting more money into repairs near Bliss Road. The
City votes to put more money into Bliss Road
News 8000 / Posted yesterday
The city of La Crosse is putting more money into repairs near Bliss Road. The Board of Public Works approved nearly one-hundred thousand dollars in repairs yesterday . to help prevent further erosion that could affect Forest Hills Golf Course... Read more
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News 8000
City votes to put more money into Bliss RoadThe city of La Crosse is putting more money into repairs near Bliss Road. The
City votes to put more money into Bliss Road
News 8000 / Posted yesterday
The city of La Crosse is putting more money into repairs near Bliss Road. The Board of Public Works approved nearly $100,000 of repairs Monday to help prevent further erosion that could affect Forest Hills Golf Course and the Hixon Forest... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Hogan gifts include cigars, Tim McGraw's guitar and lots of aiolilate last year. Comptroller Peter Franchot, a Democrat who often sides with Ho
Hogan gifts include cigars, Tim McGraw's guitar and lots of aioli
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
late last year. Comptroller Peter Franchot, a Democrat who often sides with Hogan on controversial decisions at the Board of Public Works, gave the governor four gifts: two books, a bottle of wine and some flowers. The most expensive item... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Louisville's twisted Civil War story & the Confederate statuegot the statue built. Holmberg explains how easy it was, “The parks commission
Louisville's twisted Civil War story & the Confederate statue
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 5 days ago
got the statue built. Holmberg explains how easy it was, “The parks commissioner recommended it, the city supported it, and the board of public works supported it.” Remarks Cosby, “While the confederates lost the war, they won the cultura... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Bloede Dam removal brings lengthy closure of popular trail at Patapsco Valley State Parkto be removed without having some impact. Reality hits hard. It's been known fo
Bloede Dam removal brings lengthy closure of popular trail at Patapsco Valley State Park
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
to be removed without having some impact. Reality hits hard. It's been known for some time." The project, which the state Board of Public Works approved April 6, was up for bid until May 9. "It connects to [Ilchester Road]," Westcoast said.... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Louisville's twisted Civil War story & the Confederate statuegot the statue built. Holmberg explains how easy it was, “The parks commission
Louisville's twisted Civil War story & the Confederate statue
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 5 days ago
got the statue built. Holmberg explains how easy it was, “The parks commissioner recommended it, the city supported it, and the board of public works supported it.” Remarks Cosby, “While the confederates lost the war, they won the cultura... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Franchot dials back criticism of Baltimore County school air conditioningwho has been the target of Franchot's ire for months, declined comment. Franch
Franchot dials back criticism of Baltimore County school air conditioning
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 days ago
who has been the target of Franchot's ire for months, declined comment. Franchot said he will have staff from the state Board of Public Works review Baltimore County plans to determine if they are sufficient. If so, Franchot said he'll discuss... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Baltimore County To Speed Up Installation Of AC In Schoolsthe 2016 school year without central air had been scheduled for upgrades over t
Baltimore County To Speed Up Installation Of AC In Schools
CBS Baltimore / Posted 6 days ago
the 2016 school year without central air had been scheduled for upgrades over the next three years. But last week, the Board of Public Works voted to withhold school construction funds from Baltimore city and county unless air-conditioning... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
State Center project goes to mediationin former Gov. Martin O'Malley's term, when a change to the size of the project
State Center project goes to mediation
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 days ago
in former Gov. Martin O'Malley's term, when a change to the size of the project's state parking garage was presented to the Board of Public Works and the board postponed the vote, deferring to a new administration. There has been little movement... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Kamenetz says Baltimore County will accelerate air conditioning for schoolsair conditioning by a year for all but a handful of schools. The announcement
Kamenetz says Baltimore County will accelerate air conditioning for schools
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 days ago
air conditioning by a year for all but a handful of schools. The announcement comes less than a week after the state Board of Public Works voted to withhold school construction funds from Baltimore city and county unless officials there... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
IAC to Hogan and Franchot: Do your own dirty work4,000 classrooms by the start of the school year in August. Last week, Messrs.
IAC to Hogan and Franchot: Do your own dirty work
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 days ago
4,000 classrooms by the start of the school year in August. Last week, Messrs. Hogan and Franchot used their seats on the Board of Public Works to withhold $10 million in school construction from the county and $5 million from the city unless they... Read more
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News 8000
La Crosse trying to make safer bike, pedestrian roadsthey have less traffic making them safer. Tonight's support from the Bicycle-P
La Crosse trying to make safer bike, pedestrian roads
News 8000 / Posted 7 days ago
they have less traffic making them safer. Tonight's support from the Bicycle-Pedestrian committee will now move to the board of Public Works. The additions to make these roads greenways would happen over time as the roads are under... Read more
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News 8000
La Crosse trying to make safer bike, pedestrian roadsbecause they have less traffic making them safer. Support from the Bicycle-Ped
La Crosse trying to make safer bike, pedestrian roads
News 8000 / Posted 7 days ago
because they have less traffic making them safer. Support from the Bicycle-Pedestrian committee will now move to the board of Public Works. The additions to make these roads greenways would happen over time as the roads are under... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore Teachers Union election to be held WednesdayBaltimore schools ask state board to rethink air conditioner action Baltimore
Baltimore Teachers Union election to be held Wednesday
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 days ago
Baltimore schools ask state board to rethink air conditioner action Baltimore school officials have asked the Board of Public Works to reconsider what they called a "punitive and unreasonable" decision to withhold $5 million in school construction... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore schools ask state board to rethink air conditioner actionBaltimore school officials have asked the Board of Public Works to reconsider w
Baltimore schools ask state board to rethink air conditioner action
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 days ago
Baltimore school officials have asked the Board of Public Works to reconsider what they called a "punitive and unreasonable" decision to withhold $5 million in school construction money if the system doesn't install window air-conditioning units in... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Beyond the charter amendmentsthat the Board of Estimates might be more effective if its composition and resp
Beyond the charter amendments
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 days ago
that the Board of Estimates might be more effective if its composition and responsibilities were akin to those of the Board of Public Works on the state level (the recent air conditioning debacle at the BPW notwithstanding). But accomplishing... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Lee voters to decide on road upkeepquestion is more to show we have a lot of problems and don't have a lot of mone
Lee voters to decide on road upkeep
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 9 days ago
question is more to show we have a lot of problems and don't have a lot of money right now," said David Forrest of Lee's Board of Public Works. "Unless we get more funding, we'll get behind forever," added board member Peter Scolforo, a retired... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Hogan 'pleased' with resignation of school construction chief after air conditioning flapprojects and spending, since 2003. On Wednesday, he criticized the vote by Hog
Hogan 'pleased' with resignation of school construction chief after air conditioning flap
Baltimore Sun / Posted 13 days ago
projects and spending, since 2003. On Wednesday, he criticized the vote by Hogan and Comptroller Peter Franchot on the Board of Public Works to withhold $15 million from Baltimore city and county school systems unless they install portable air... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Hogan and Franchot take an 'astonishing' stepof schools who answers to the state Board of Education. The IAC selects its exe
Hogan and Franchot take an 'astonishing' step
Baltimore Sun / Posted 13 days ago
of schools who answers to the state Board of Education. The IAC selects its executive director who is approved by the Board of Public Works. No one faction has control, and consequently, it has been remarkably stable. Mr. Lever has held the... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Hogan Withholding School Funds Until Baltimore City, County Install ACTOWSON, Md. (WJZ) — The Board of Public Works voted Wednesday to withhold some
Hogan Withholding School Funds Until Baltimore City, County Install AC
CBS Baltimore / Posted 14 days ago
TOWSON, Md. (WJZ) — The Board of Public Works voted Wednesday to withhold some of Baltimore City and Baltimore County school construction funds unless they plan to install portable air conditioners by the start of the next school year. Pat Warren... Read more
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The Daily Record
Hogan, Franchot hold back school construction fundsANNAPOLIS — A divided Board of Public Works Wednesday voted to withhold $15 mil
Hogan, Franchot hold back school construction funds
The Daily Record / Posted 14 days ago
ANNAPOLIS — A divided Board of Public Works Wednesday voted to withhold $15 million in state school construction and renovation aid from Baltimore County and Baltimore City. The vote by Gov. Larry Hogan and Comptroller Peter V.R. Franchot over the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
School air conditioning debate to continue in Annapolis WednesdayThe issue of air conditioning in public schools is expected to heat up again at
School air conditioning debate to continue in Annapolis Wednesday
Baltimore Sun / Posted 14 days ago
The issue of air conditioning in public schools is expected to heat up again at Wednesday's meeting of the state Board of Public Works. The three-member board — which oversees state contracts — is scheduled to give the final OK to a policy that... Read more
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Inquirier.net
LA Historic Filipinotown streetlight art contest finalists namedcontribution of Filipino culture to the tapestry of Los Angeles,” announced Cit
LA Historic Filipinotown streetlight art contest finalists named
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
contribution of Filipino culture to the tapestry of Los Angeles,” announced City Councilmember Mitch O’Farrell, the City’s Board of Public Works, Bureau of Street Lighting and the Department of Transportation.. An online vote via the website... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Your election guideGov. Earl Ray Tomblin is hitting his two-consecutive-term limit. There are con
Your election guide
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 15 days ago
Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin is hitting his two-consecutive-term limit. There are contested primaries for three of the other five Board of Public Works statewide offices. Democratic Secretary of State Natalie Tennant faces Del. Patsy Trecost, while... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Election guide: West Virginia heads to the primary pollsGov. Earl Ray Tomblin is hitting his two-consecutive-term limit. There are con
Election guide: West Virginia heads to the primary polls
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin is hitting his two-consecutive-term limit. There are contested primaries for three of the other five Board of Public Works statewide offices. Democratic Secretary of State Natalie Tennant faces Del. Patsy Trecost, while... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Dundalk government center stalled amid legal, political wranglingground and move full steam ahead," Vanguard's Leonard Weinberg said in a statem
Dundalk government center stalled amid legal, political wrangling
Baltimore Sun / Posted 17 days ago
ground and move full steam ahead," Vanguard's Leonard Weinberg said in a statement. Hogan and Franchot sit on the state Board of Public Works, which must sign off on the sale to Vanguard — a requirement that stems from a 1981 deal that conveyed... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Q&A: Candidates for WV Auditor share viewsoffice and am the only candidate who can be a meaningful partner with the Legis
Q&A: Candidates for WV Auditor share views
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 17 days ago
office and am the only candidate who can be a meaningful partner with the Legislature and the other members of the Board of Public Works. TSJ: What are your priorities in running the office? Pizatella: I will have five major priorities if... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Dunklin Co. MO earns Certified Work Ready statusingredient for economic growth,” Jim Grebing, local chair of CWRC efforts and e
Dunklin Co. MO earns Certified Work Ready status
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 19 days ago
ingredient for economic growth,” Jim Grebing, local chair of CWRC efforts and economic development director for the Kennett Board of Public Works, said...“That’s what makes this designation so important for Kennett and Dunklin County and why we made... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Dunklln Co. MO earns Certified Work Ready statusingredient for economic growth,” Jim Grebing, local chair of CWRC efforts and e
Dunklln Co. MO earns Certified Work Ready status
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 20 days ago
ingredient for economic growth,” Jim Grebing, local chair of CWRC efforts and economic development director for the Kennett Board of Public Works, said...“That’s what makes this designation so important for Kennett and Dunklin County and why we made... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Dunklln Co. MO earns Certified Work Ready statusingredient for economic growth,” Jim Grebing, local chair of CWRC efforts and e
Dunklln Co. MO earns Certified Work Ready status
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 20 days ago
ingredient for economic growth,” Jim Grebing, local chair of CWRC efforts and economic development director for the Kennett Board of Public Works, said...“That’s what makes this designation so important for Kennett and Dunklin County and why we made... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Dogwood Parade a success despite the rainof venue is being requested in a class-action lawsuit involving four Hannibal r
Dogwood Parade a success despite the rain
WGEM Quincy / Posted 24 days ago
of venue is being requested in a class-action lawsuit involving four Hannibal residents, The City of Hannibal, the Hannibal Board of Public Works, and the Missouri Department of Natural Resources. A change of venue is being requested in a... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Arthritis research in pigsof venue is being requested in a class-action lawsuit involving four Hannibal r
Arthritis research in pigs
WGEM Quincy / Posted 25 days ago
of venue is being requested in a class-action lawsuit involving four Hannibal residents, The City of Hannibal, the Hannibal Board of Public Works, and the Missouri Department of Natural Resources. A change of venue is being requested in a... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Dogwood carnival ready for weekendof venue is being requested in a class-action lawsuit involving four Hannibal r
Dogwood carnival ready for weekend
WGEM Quincy / Posted 25 days ago
of venue is being requested in a class-action lawsuit involving four Hannibal residents, The City of Hannibal, the Hannibal Board of Public Works, and the Missouri Department of Natural Resources. A change of venue is being requested in a... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
State recommends additional construction money for county schoolsand a renovation project at High Point Elementary School. The Interagency Comm
State recommends additional construction money for county schools
Baltimore Sun / Posted 26 days ago
and a renovation project at High Point Elementary School. The Interagency Committee on School Construction asked the Board of Public Works to approve the additional money for Anne Arundel county school projects for the fiscal year that begins... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Panel launches study of how Maryland builds schoolssystems to better maintain their buildings to extend their useful life. That is
Panel launches study of how Maryland builds schools
Baltimore Sun / Posted 27 days ago
systems to better maintain their buildings to extend their useful life. That issue has captured to intense attention of the Board of Public Works. Its members, especially Gov. Larry Hogan and Comptroller Peter Franchot, have in public meetings... Read more
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The Daily Record
Hogan warns state agencies about single-bid and last-minute contractsBoard of Public Works also maintains property tax rates ANNAPOLIS — State agen
Hogan warns state agencies about single-bid and last-minute contracts
The Daily Record / Posted 27 days ago
Board of Public Works also maintains property tax rates ANNAPOLIS — State agencies were put on notice Wednesday as Gov. Larry Hogan threatened to kill the next contract brought to... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Prince to Be Honored at Public Memorial Service at L.A. City Hallwere still being finalized. Other organizers include Najee Ali, director of Pr
Prince to Be Honored at Public Memorial Service at L.A. City Hall
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 28 days ago
were still being finalized. Other organizers include Najee Ali, director of Project Islamic HOPE, radio station KJLH, Board of Public Works Commissioner Mike Davis, and Commissioner Dallas Fowler of the Los Angeles Police Department’s Permit... Read more
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Orange County Register
Prince to be remembered at LA City Hall memorial servicethe date — are still being worked out. A Facebook page created for the ceremon
Prince to be remembered at LA City Hall memorial service
Orange County Register / Posted 28 days ago
the date — are still being worked out. A Facebook page created for the ceremony list the sponsors as Ali, Harris-Dawson, Board of Public Works Commissioner Mike Davis, Police Permit Review Commissioner Dallas Fowler, event marketer Asya Shein,... Read more
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The Daily Record
Md. Board of Public Works holds line on state property taxesANNAPOLIS — Maryland's state property taxes will not increase this year under a
Md. Board of Public Works holds line on state property taxes
The Daily Record / Posted 28 days ago
ANNAPOLIS — Maryland's state property taxes will not increase this year under a recommendation approved Wednesday by the Board of Public Works. The three-member panel, which includes Gov. Larry Hogan, Comptroller Peter V.R. Franchot and Treasurer... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
Elkhart leaders decide to keep angled parking downtownpost office can get more difficult. The decision was recently made to remove th
Elkhart leaders decide to keep angled parking downtown
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 30 days ago
post office can get more difficult. The decision was recently made to remove the angled parking spots there. “Recently the board of public works, they met and the decision was to remove the 12 angled parking spaces in front of the post office,... Read more
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News 8000
La Crosse continues fight against Emerald Ash Borer with 5-year planResident’s safety is the number one concern and officials are hopeful that Mond
La Crosse continues fight against Emerald Ash Borer with 5-year plan
News 8000 / Posted 30 days ago
Resident’s safety is the number one concern and officials are hopeful that Monday’s approval of a five-year plan by the board of public works will help move the removal process along a lot quicker. “The process of the ash borer is ramping up,”... Read more
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The Marietta Times
W.Va. GOP delegates ready for conventionsupport the Republican nominee for president, the Republican candidate for gove
W.Va. GOP delegates ready for convention
The Marietta Times / Posted 30 days ago
support the Republican nominee for president, the Republican candidate for governor, the Republican Candidates for the Board of Public Works and will increase our majorities in the State Legislature," he said. Wirt County Republican Executive... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Local GOP eyes presidential racesupport the Republican nominee for president, the Republican candidate for gove
Local GOP eyes presidential race
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 30 days ago
support the Republican nominee for president, the Republican candidate for governor, the Republican Candidates for the Board of Public Works and will increase our majorities in the State Legislature," he said. Wirt County Republican Executive... Read more
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