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The nonprofit she formerly led will now be overseen by another state agency.
Twenty-six states now have right-to-work laws.
West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin (D) vetoed a bill Friday that would have eliminated the permit requirement for concealed
West Virginia is now one of 11 states that bans abortions after 20 weeks. State Attorney General Patrick Morrisey (R) said
“I believe there is no greater gift of love than the gift of life," Tomblin said in a statement. "As governor, I must take
It's always appalling to see animals abused and betrayed for profit, especially when the activity is legal and defended as a "sport." That's the reality of greyhound racing, but the reasons this detestable industry still exists defy not just our humane values, but common sense as well.
Gov. Terry McAuliffe, who was elected in 2013, campaigned on a promise to expand Medicaid for Virginia's residents. After
McCarthy's office declined to comment on the meeting or the West Virginia DEP's report. West Virginia officials' suggestion
While the formal advisory against drinking tap water has been lifted, many residents still find the water undrinkable, and
The one positive story to come from the water crisis, said Elise Keaton, executive of the Keeper of the Mountain Foundation
Saying "it's your decision" is abdicating government's responsibility to protect us. It's declaring that the chemical industry is in charge, that our only chance for protection is for each and every one of us to become toxicologists and assess risk in our tap water, in the beauty aisle, at the supermarket.
[Note: Ashburn, a regular "Media Buzz" contributor, is not particularly bright.] The open question, of course, was whether
Why not gaze upon Tomblin's proposals, per Reuters, and steel yourself against the question you will inevitably have: "Wait
Joined by Sen. Jay Rockefeller (D-W.Va.), Tomblin announced the expansion Tuesday at St. Francis Hospital in Charleston. "At
West Virginia's landscape has been changed forever by the loss of hundreds of mountains and the contamination of ground water caused by thousands of EPA violations.
Below, a slideshow of Democrats skipping the 2012 Democratic National Convention: At least one Republican is also skipping
Announcement that Manchin, Tomblin and Rahall will skip the convention follows significant pressure from Republicans in the
By contrast, national statistics show the rate of drug use among the general population is above 8 percent, and above 17