Republicans pushed “right to work” through committee..

Brittni McGuire Blog

Fellow Democrats, The Republican majority in the Senate Judiciary Committee just pushed “right to work” (for less) through to the Senate floor. Since wasting no time on day one (even making “right to work” Senate Bill 1) of the 2016 legislative session, they’ve been attacking West Virginia workers and their families. Sadly, the Republican attack on West Virginia workers is …

Meet Your Candidate: Booth Goodwin

Brittni McGuire Blog

Fellow Democrat, As your State Democratic Party we want to keep you updated and connected with your candidates.  Meet your candidate Booth Goodwin and learn more about him and his campaign for governor. A message from Booth Goodwin: You have long been a valued and trusted leader across our beautiful state. It is because of this, your commitment to our future and your love …

From Chair Belinda Biafore: “You are our number one priority”

Brittni McGuire Blog

Fellow Democrats, With the resignation of Senator Daniel Hall, we are reminded once again of the self-serving political games that matter most to the GOP. Be assured that you are our number one priority. We work day in and day out to ensure that your vote matters and that the voting process is honored. As I said earlier, as Democrats …

Lessening workplace safety, cutting wages and benefits, and now firing 15,000 state employees

Brittni McGuire Blog

It’s been a long week and it’s only Tuesday. Sunday and Monday Legislators were in town and the GOP majority wasted no time attacking West Virginia workers. On Sunday, Legislators were greeted by hundreds of union members and hardworking West Virginians opposing the so called “Right-to-Work” that is being pushed by the GOP. The Republican majority has made it clear …

WV Republican Jobs Plan: Fire 15,000 state workers

Brittni McGuire Blog

It’s no secret that West Virginia Republicans have declared a full on attack on workers in this state. The GOP has pushed to eliminate the prevailing wage law, and now Republican leaders want to fire 15,000 state employees. Kris Warner, a West Virginia National Republican Committeeman and Bill Cole cheerleader, recently appeared on the Mike Queen radio show and viciously …

Chair Belinda Biafore: Morrisey’s lies exposed, WV deserves better

Brittni McGuire Blog

Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is continuing to show his true colors and the people of West Virginia deserve better Let’s start with what came to light last week as the Charleston Gazette-Mail reported of Morrisey’s unethical wrongdoings. Morrisey once again put politics over the people of West Virginia by hiring a campaign strategist on the state’s payroll forcing hardworking West …

U.S. Navy honors CWO4 Hershel “Woody” Williams

Curt Zickafoose Blog

Fellow Democrats, I hope all of you heard the news of the U.S. Navy’s decision to name a Navy ship after West Virginia World War II veteran and Medal of Honor recipient, Hershel “Woody” Williams. Woody  has sacrificed his life for our beautiful state and country. His bravery and commitment embodies everything that we admire about our veterans. I cannot …

Political strategist hired by Morrisey resigns

Curt Zickafoose Blog

“There are outlets of partisan influence in this state that will stop at nothing to advance their agenda through any means necessary,” said Attorney General Patrick Morrisey to the Gazette-Mail and he must be talking about himself, right? Attorney General Patrick Morrisey put politics over people once again when he hired a political operative and paid him with taxpayer dollars …

Winter Is Coming

Curt Zickafoose Blog

West Virginia’s working families know who is fighting for them at the Capitol and they know how to rally against the attacks on their wages, benefits, and way of life. These hardworking West Virginia families have given so much to this state and we fought and continue to fight alongside them against these Republican attacks. We are the Party of …

Always putting his own political gain over WV, Morrisey puts campaign operative on state payroll

Curt Zickafoose Blog

It’s politics as usual for Republican Attorney General Patrick Morrisey as he continues to put his own personal politics over the people of WV. In case you missed it, Charleston Gazette Mail reported on Sunday that self serving Republican Attorney General Patrick Morrisey “puts political operative on state payroll” and he eliminated an investigator’s job in his Consumer Protection Division to do …