Tell Sen. Capito Hands Off Your Health Care!

Bridget McGuire Blog

Fellow Democrat, Republicans in the Senate are trying to take your health care AGAIN— Senator Shelley Moore Capito needs to know that we’re onto what she and the rest of her Republican senators are doing. They have proposed a new health care repeal that will gut Medicaid, make you pay more out of pocket and take health care away from hundreds …

We couldn’t be more disgusted, Don Blankenship continues his lies

Bridget McGuire Blog

Fueling rumors of disgraceful Don Blankenship’s run for U.S. Senate in 2018, he released appalling ads lying to the people of West Virginia about the tragedy that West Virginia suffered when we lost 29 miners at UBB “This is pure disgust. Don Blankenship’s actions are appalling and disturbing to say the least. The tragedy at UBB was more than devastating, …

Labor Day Events

Curt Zickafoose Blog

Marion County Labor Council, AFL-CIO Annual Labor Day Celebration & Picnic Sunday, September 3, 2017 12:00pm – 4:00pm Hough Park, Mannington WV Additional info contact Mark Dorsey: (304) 777-7642 markdorseyumwa@live.com   ************************************************************************   Southeastern Labor Council, AFL-CIO Workers United 863/ LIUNA 1182 Annual Labor Day Celebration & Picnic Sunday, September 3, 2017 11:00am – 6:00pm Valley View Country Club – White Sulphur Springs, …

WVFDW: Retired Marine Lt. Colonel Amy McGrath To Speak At West Virginia Federation of Democratic Women’s 53rd Annual Meeting

Curt Zickafoose Blog, Press Releases

For Immediate Release: August 31, 2017 Contact: West Virginia Federation of Democratic Women, wvfdw1@gmail.com, 304-342-6606 Retired Marine Lt. Colonel Amy McGrath To Speak At West Virginia Federation of Democratic Women’s 53rd Annual Meeting McGrath is running for Congress in Kentucky’s sixth congressional district (Charleston, WV)– Retired Marine Lt. Colonel and Kentucky congressional candidate Amy McGrath will join WVFDW on September …

WV didn’t vote Mitch Carmichael for Governor..

Curt Zickafoose Blog

Mitch Carmichael Running the Show, Pulling Justice’s Puppet Strings “If Mitch says ‘jump’, Jim asks “how high?” It’s clear that the “I’m-not-a-politican” days are far behind Jim Justice after he abandoned West Virginians that voted for him and switched parties to play political games. “Jim Justice said after switching parties that ‘Jim is still Jim,’” said Belinda Biafore. “Well, self-serving …

It’s Women’s Equality Day

Curt Zickafoose Blog

Fellow Democrat, Once a year we celebrate, recognize and sometimes, let’s be honest, feel equally liberated and a little defeated on Women’s Equality Day. In 1920 on this day women were granted the right to vote to give themselves a voice and a choice in their future and the future of women for generations to come. For women, many years had …

We want to hear from you, #DemsStandUp for West Virginia Teachers

Curt Zickafoose Blog

Fellow Democrat, This week our teachers and students returned to school to shape the future of West Virginia. First and foremost, we wish the best of luck to our teachers and students as they begin a new school year. We always have and always will stand up for education as we support our teachers, students, staff, and service personnel. We …

WVDP Chair Belinda Biafore on 82nd Anniversary of Social Security

Bridget McGuire Blog

WVDP Chair Belinda Biafore on 82nd Anniversary of Social Security WVDP Chairwoman Belinda Biafore released the following statement on the 82nd anniversary of the Social Security Act: (Charleston, WV)– “Today is the 82nd anniversary of President Roosevelt signing the Social Security Act into law. President Roosevelt signed the law into place to bring protection to average citizens and their families for years …

WVDP Chair Statement on #Charlottesville

Bridget McGuire Blog, Press Releases

“Our thoughts to out to Charlottesville and the families of those who were injured and lost their lives. As Americans and West Virginians we stand firmly against the hatred and bigotry displayed this weekend. “Let’s be clear for President Trump not to condemn the white supremacists groups that gathered in Charlottesville for a “unite the right” rally is typical for …