Will you stand up with us this weekend?

Bridget McGuire Blog

Fellow Democrats, We Stood Up last week in a big way. We registered voters at the Putnam County Fair; we held meetings from Hurricane to Shepherdstown and made plans for 2018; we knocked doors and talked to our neighbors about health care. And it worked! Yesterday, the Senate Republicans’ plan to take away health care from millions of people collapsed because …

About Last Night!

Bridget McGuire Blog

Fellow Democrat, Last night the Republicans’ attempt to take our health care failed again & it’s because of fighters like you.  Don’t get me wrong, this was their second attempt and sadly, I’m sure they aren’t finished yet but this is a victory for us and we shouldn’t forget that. Two times now your hard work, strength and determination has saved our health care and I …

Stand Up Summer is off to a great start, sign up today!

Bridget McGuire Blog

Fellow Democrat, Stand Up Summer is off to a great start! So far we’ve had hundreds of Democrats come together across the state to fight back and protect our health care, our education, our jobs, and our values as not only Democrats, but West Virginians first! This past weekend we celebrated the Fourth of July and honored those who have fought …

Protect Our Health Care!

Bridget McGuire Blog

  June 25th / 3:00 PM Municipal Auditorium – Charleston, WV The 2017 American Health Care Act would be a disaster for West Virginians – about 170,000 people in our state would lose their healthcare. Cuts to the Medicaid program would eliminate 10,200 jobs in the healthcare sector.   Let’s join together on Sunday, June 25 at 3:00 PM and …

Devastating GOP Health Repeal, What we know

Curt Zickafoose Blog

  Fight Far From Over: Millions of Americans Would Suffer Under Senate Health Repeal While Senate Republicans may have delayed votes on their health care repeal bill, the fight to defeat this disastrous legislation is far from over. This bill is unconscionably cruel and would hurt millions of Americans across the country, including American workers, women, children, older Americans and …

It’s West Virginia Day

Bridget McGuire Blog

Fellow Democrat, Join me in wishing a happy birthday to our beautiful home state of West Virginia. While today is an amazing day to celebrate those who paved the way for us and our future and those who built West Virginia into what is possible for her today, it is also day to remember what we’re fighting for.  We’re fighting …

Nationwide, Americans Fight GOP Efforts to Repeal Healthcare Protections

Bridget McGuire Blog

Nationwide, Americans Fight GOP Efforts to Repeal Healthcare Protections As Republicans work behind closed doors to pass their deeply unpopular health care repeal bill, Americans all across the country are protesting this deeply harmful legislation. If passed, it will likely end Medicaid expansion and undermine protections for people with pre-existing conditions. Ohio: Vox: Dozens of activists are driving across the …

West Virginians need your help!

Bridget McGuire Blog

Fellow Democrat, 14 days from a government shutdown and taxpayers footing the bill for nearly $700,000, GOP leadership failed West Virginia workers and families by passing a bare-bones, poverty level budget that hurts working families and our youth. With attacks on education and health care coming from national and state level GOP leadership, the future is on us. We have …

COMEY HEARING

Bridget McGuire Blog

TRUMP ATTORNEY: COMEY TESTIMONY IS ALL TRUE, EXCEPT FOR THE BAD PARTS TRUMP’S ATTORNEY: “Contrary to numerous false press accounts leading up to today’s hearing, Mr. Comey has now finally confirmed publicly what he repeatedly told the President privately: The President was not under investigation as part of any probe into Russian interference.” FACT: Whether or not Trump is under …

Be a part of Stand Up Summer!

Bridget McGuire Blog

On Saturday, the West Virginia Democratic Party announced Stand Up Summer, as part of the Democratic Party’s Resistance Summer project designed to bolster state party organizing efforts across the country. Stand Up Summer is a new ground game program aimed to amplify and expand grassroots efforts ahead of the 2018 election. The new program will bring all Democrats together to make calls, knock doors …