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Weirton Daily Times
Local delegates sponsor marijuana billof Hancock County were among several delegates who introduced House Bill 114 th
Local delegates sponsor marijuana bill
Weirton Daily Times / Posted yesterday
of Hancock County were among several delegates who introduced House Bill 114 this week during a special session of the West Virginia Legislature. Lawmakers left Charleston for the holiday weekend Friday, but the session resumes... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Delegates Shawn Fluharty, Pat McGeehan Pull For Pot Bill in West Virginiaof Hancock County are among several delegates who introduced House Bill 114 thi
Delegates Shawn Fluharty, Pat McGeehan Pull For Pot Bill in West Virginia
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 2 days ago
of Hancock County are among several delegates who introduced House Bill 114 this week during a special session of the West Virginia Legislature. Lawmakers left Charleston for the holiday weekend Friday, but the session resumes... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Delegates Shawn Fluharty, Pat McGeehan Pull For Pot Bill in West Virginiaof Hancock County are among several delegates who introduced House Bill 114 thi
Delegates Shawn Fluharty, Pat McGeehan Pull For Pot Bill in West Virginia
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 2 days ago
of Hancock County are among several delegates who introduced House Bill 114 this week during a special session of the West Virginia Legislature. Lawmakers left Charleston for the holiday weekend Friday, but the session resumes... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Former Texas Gov. Perry heading to West Virginia for eventscost of conducting WV’s businessCounting the cost of conducting WV’s business
Former Texas Gov. Perry heading to West Virginia for events
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 5 days ago
cost of conducting WV’s businessCounting the cost of conducting WV’s business They say that talk is cheap. But not in the West Virginia Legislature, where 134 men and women come together every year to pass laws and make decisions that affect 1.8... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Tobacco tax bill failure sends WV Legislature back to budget square onecost of conducting WV’s businessCounting the cost of conducting WV’s business
Tobacco tax bill failure sends WV Legislature back to budget square one
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 6 days ago
cost of conducting WV’s businessCounting the cost of conducting WV’s business They say that talk is cheap. But not in the West Virginia Legislature, where 134 men and women come together every year to pass laws and make decisions that affect 1.8... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
3 West Virginia fire departments get federal grantscost of conducting WV’s businessCounting the cost of conducting WV’s business
3 West Virginia fire departments get federal grants
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 6 days ago
cost of conducting WV’s businessCounting the cost of conducting WV’s business They say that talk is cheap. But not in the West Virginia Legislature, where 134 men and women come together every year to pass laws and make decisions that affect 1.8... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Constitutional carry takes effect in West Virginiacost of conducting WV’s businessCounting the cost of conducting WV’s business
Constitutional carry takes effect in West Virginia
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 6 days ago
cost of conducting WV’s businessCounting the cost of conducting WV’s business They say that talk is cheap. But not in the West Virginia Legislature, where 134 men and women come together every year to pass laws and make decisions that affect 1.8... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
New Tactical Diversion Squad operating out of Clarksburg, WV to take aim at opioid traffickingPROMISEs: Republican rule must ceaseBroken PROMISEs: Republican rule must cease
New Tactical Diversion Squad operating out of Clarksburg, WV to take aim at opioid trafficking
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 7 days ago
PROMISEs: Republican rule must ceaseBroken PROMISEs: Republican rule must cease The Republican takeover of the West Virginia Legislature has come to this: West Virginia’s college-bound children getting notices in May that their PROMISE... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Broken PROMISEs: Republican rule must ceaseParty and an attorney at Bordas & Bordas PLLC, in Wheeling. He blogs at HomeYes
Broken PROMISEs: Republican rule must cease
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Party and an attorney at Bordas & Bordas PLLC, in Wheeling. He blogs at HomeYesterday.com. The Republican takeover of the West Virginia Legislature has come to this: West Virginia’s college-bound children getting notices in May that their PROMISE... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
'The American West' mini-series, filmed in West Virginia, set to premiere on AMC June 11impact generated by such high profile productions, Haynes said. A film tax cre
'The American West' mini-series, filmed in West Virginia, set to premiere on AMC June 11
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 7 days ago
impact generated by such high profile productions, Haynes said. A film tax credit program was unanimously enacted by the West Virginia Legislature in 2007, helping the Film Office recruit these productions. The program contains a provision that... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
West Virginia raw milk law takes effect Mondaycost of conducting WV’s businessCounting the cost of conducting WV’s business
West Virginia raw milk law takes effect Monday
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 7 days ago
cost of conducting WV’s businessCounting the cost of conducting WV’s business They say that talk is cheap. But not in the West Virginia Legislature, where 134 men and women come together every year to pass laws and make decisions that affect 1.8... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Letter to the Editor: Legislature has had successesno fear, West Virginia, Uber is Here: but now what?Have no fear, West Virginia,
Letter to the Editor: Legislature has had successes
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 8 days ago
no fear, West Virginia, Uber is Here: but now what?Have no fear, West Virginia, Uber is Here: but now what? In 2016, the West Virginia Legislature passed HB 4228, allowing transportation network companies, known as TNCs, to operate in this state.... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Justice spokespeople insist charity didn’t pay salaries for Greenbrier Classic tournament staffgets a salary from Old White Charities,” Herring said. The golf tournament has
Justice spokespeople insist charity didn’t pay salaries for Greenbrier Classic tournament staff
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 8 days ago
gets a salary from Old White Charities,” Herring said. The golf tournament has been getting $1.75 million a year from the West Virginia Legislature for a state sponsorship at the event. “For the $1.75 million sponsorship, the state received... Read more
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Williamson Daily News
Hatfield McCoy Regional Recreation Authority receives grant fundingof the state which desperately needs it.” The Hatfield and McCoy Trail System
Hatfield McCoy Regional Recreation Authority receives grant funding
Williamson Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
of the state which desperately needs it.” The Hatfield and McCoy Trail System is a statutory corporation created by the West Virginia Legislature to generate economic development through tourism in nine southern West Virginia counties. The... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WV House of Delegates takes up bill to move money from state infrastructure fundcost of conducting WV’s businessCounting the cost of conducting WV’s business
WV House of Delegates takes up bill to move money from state infrastructure fund
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 10 days ago
cost of conducting WV’s businessCounting the cost of conducting WV’s business They say that talk is cheap. But not in the West Virginia Legislature, where 134 men and women come together every year to pass laws and make decisions that affect 1.8... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Lawmaker calls dismissal of hate crime ‘gaping hole’ in WV lawcost of conducting WV’s businessCounting the cost of conducting WV’s business
Lawmaker calls dismissal of hate crime ‘gaping hole’ in WV law
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 10 days ago
cost of conducting WV’s businessCounting the cost of conducting WV’s business They say that talk is cheap. But not in the West Virginia Legislature, where 134 men and women come together every year to pass laws and make decisions that affect 1.8... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Counting the cost of conducting WV’s businessThey say that talk is cheap. But not in the West Virginia Legislature, where 1
Counting the cost of conducting WV’s business
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 10 days ago
They say that talk is cheap. But not in the West Virginia Legislature, where 134 men and women come together every year to pass laws and make decisions that affect 1.8 million state residents, and to wrangle over a budget that totals more than $12... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Auditor: West Virginia Legislature saves $300K in printingCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - An auditor says the West Virginia Legislature is savin
Auditor: West Virginia Legislature saves $300K in printing
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 11 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - An auditor says the West Virginia Legislature is saving $300,000 a year by taking care of its printing needs in-house. In a letter presented to lawmakers Thursday, Legislative Post Audit Division Director Denny Rhodes wrote... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Teach for America Seeks Presence in West Virginia, But Northern Panhandle May WaitThe West Virginia Legislature earlier this year gave its approval for Teach for
Teach for America Seeks Presence in West Virginia, But Northern Panhandle May Wait
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 14 days ago
The West Virginia Legislature earlier this year gave its approval for Teach for America to apply to the state board of education for permission to partner with McDowell County Schools. The organization would provide the school district with aspiring... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Coram: De-fund Roundtable over Newelland said he was stepping down to allow his family and the city to move on from
Coram: De-fund Roundtable over Newell
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
and said he was stepping down to allow his family and the city to move on from the issue. Until it was amended by the West Virginia Legislature this year, state code did list adultery as a reason a public official could be removed from... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
PROMISE scholarships in budget delaymade, while Kessler sets it at about $270 million. Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin on Th
PROMISE scholarships in budget delay
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 17 days ago
made, while Kessler sets it at about $270 million. Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin on Thursday called for a special session of the West Virginia Legislature focusing on the budget to begin at noon Monday in Charleston. Bills to increase state taxes on... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Hunt to face off against MooneyHunt, who is currently a practicing attorney and spent 14 years in the West Vir
Hunt to face off against Mooney
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 18 days ago
Hunt, who is currently a practicing attorney and spent 14 years in the West Virginia Legislature as a delegate, defeated his four Democrat opponents with 20,976 votes; he won by a narrow margin against his closest opponent, Cory Simpson, by 2,027... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Groups say FirstEnergy clearing path for coalWhen the West Virginia Legislature decided in 2014 to require its electric util
Groups say FirstEnergy clearing path for coal
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 22 days ago
When the West Virginia Legislature decided in 2014 to require its electric utilities to come up with 10-year energy supply-and-demand forecasts, they intended to drive these companies to create their roadmaps to find the least-cost, but most... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
‘Brunch Bill’ on Ohio County Ballot in Novemberto 1 p.m. under current law. Retail sale of alcohol prior to that time still wo
‘Brunch Bill’ on Ohio County Ballot in November
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 24 days ago
to 1 p.m. under current law. Retail sale of alcohol prior to that time still would be banned if the issue passes. The West Virginia Legislature this year approved the so-called "brunch bill" - which permits the earlier sale of nonintoxicating... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
School reform must be a priorityDuring the weeks leading up to the regular session of the West Virginia Legisla
School reform must be a priority
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 27 days ago
During the weeks leading up to the regular session of the West Virginia Legislature this winter, some lawmakers vowed a serious effort would be made to overhaul the public school system. It never happened. The state Department of Education was... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Q&A: Candidates for WV Secretary of State Share Viewsoffice should not be used as a stage for self promotion. I will fully comply wi
Q&A: Candidates for WV Secretary of State Share Views
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 29 days ago
office should not be used as a stage for self promotion. I will fully comply with the “trinkets law” recently passed by the West Virginia Legislature. I will recognize the Office of Secretary of State belongs to the people of West Virginia and not... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Q&A: Candidates for WV Supreme Court Share ViewsWest Virginia’s children in the foster care system. These nationally recognized
Q&A: Candidates for WV Supreme Court Share Views
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 29 days ago
West Virginia’s children in the foster care system. These nationally recognized programs did not exist 12 years ago. The West Virginia Legislature has recognized me for my leadership in addressing the state’s drug epidemic. In seeking... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Hurdles to Clean Power Plan compliance in WV go beyond codefederal plan,” the study noted. “Decisions these other states and the EPA make
Hurdles to Clean Power Plan compliance in WV go beyond code
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 29 days ago
federal plan,” the study noted. “Decisions these other states and the EPA make are beyond the control of the WVDEP or the West Virginia Legislature. These decisions will impact the market for the West Virginia-mined coal that is currently being... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
School Reform Vital in W.Va.During the weeks leading up to the regular session of the West Virginia Legisla
School Reform Vital in W.Va.
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 29 days ago
During the weeks leading up to the regular session of the West Virginia Legislature this winter, some lawmakers vowed a serious effort would be made to overhaul the public school system. It never happened. The state Department of Education was... Read more
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Business Wire
West Virginia American Water Files Infrastructure Replacement Program Applicationfor the typical residential customer using 3,204 gallons. The IRP application
West Virginia American Water Files Infrastructure Replacement Program Application
Business Wire / Posted a month ago
for the typical residential customer using 3,204 gallons. The IRP application is modeled after a statute enacted by the West Virginia Legislature in 2015, which authorized the PSC to approve expedited cost recovery of natural gas utility... Read more

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