West Virginia Mine Disaster

The outside groups can spend big to alter election outcomes, but don't have to disclose donors until after the voting.
McConnell's official campaign account trolls West Virginia GOP primary loser.
Republican Morrisey will face Sen. Joe Manchin, a conservative Democrat who has voted for the president's agenda 61 percent of the time.
“I just don’t see a scenario where that’s a positive projection" of the GOP brand, Sen. Thom Tillis (R-N.C.) said.
North Carolina, West Virginia, Indiana and Ohio all have high-profile primary fights.
The former coal CEO is one of the three leading contenders in Tuesday's GOP Senate primary in West Virginia.
Earth to Senate candidate Don Blankenship.
West Virginia's Don Blankenship sees nothing wrong with the ethnic slur because "I'm an American person."
To those who lost loved ones at Upper Big Branch, the former coal CEO's Senate run in West Virginia feels like harassment.
The coal baron, whose fiancée is reportedly Chinese, suggested McConnell has conflicts of interest.
These are the convicted criminals pursuing congressional office in 2018.
These are the convicted criminals pursuing congressional office in 2018.
By Calin Brown Don Blankenship, the former CEO and chair of Massey Energy, filed federal candidacy papers in December, officially
Donald Blankenship, the former Massey Energy CEO who served a year in prison on a federal conspiracy charge, has released
Don Blankenship is attempting to "shift the blame for a decade of death, destruction and despair," said union president Cecil Roberts.