Where are West Virginia Republicans On Trump’s Healthcare Sabotage?

Bridget McGuire Blog

Where are West Virginia Republicans On Trump’s Healthcare Sabotage? The West Virginia Democratic Party is calling on Republican candidates, legislators, and elected officials to make it clear where they stand on Trump’s actions to sabotage healthcare coverage for thousands of West Virginians. The latest Executive Order out of Washington will force West Virginians to pay more for health care. President …

Trump Sells Out His Own Voters And Those He Vowed To Protect

Bridget McGuire Blog

Trump Sells Out His Own Voters And Those He Vowed To Protect By ending cost-sharing reduction payments, Trump sold out his own voters and middle-class families across the country. Pro-Trump states will be hurt the most by Trump’s decision. Associated Press: “Nearly 70 percent of those benefiting from the so-called cost-sharing subsidies live in states Trump won last November, according …

Sen. Chuck Schumer Will Headline Roosevelt-Kennedy Dinner

Bridget McGuire Blog, Press Releases

For Immediate Release: October 4, 2017 Sen. Chuck Schumer Will Headline Roosevelt-Kennedy Dinner (Charleston, WV)– Today, the West Virginia Democratic Party announced that U.S. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) will keynote the 2017 Roosevelt-Kennedy Annual Dinner on Friday, November 3rd. “After negotiating a bipartisan deal to avoid a federal government shutdown and being on the frontlines of the fight …

10th Senate District Democrats Will Meet To Fill Vacancy of Senator Ron Miller

Curt Zickafoose Blog, Press Releases

For Immediate Release:   October 3, 2017   Contact: West Virginia Democratic Party, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-8121   10th Senate District Democrats Will Meet To Fill Vacancy of Senator Ron Miller Now accepting name applications The 10th Senate District Democratic Executive Committee will meet to vote on three names to submit to Governor Justice to fill the vacancy of Senator Ron Miller. The committee …

Save the Date: Nov 3, Annual Roosevelt Kennedy Dinner

Curt Zickafoose Blog, Press Releases

SAVE THE DATE ANNOUNCEMENT:  What: Roosevelt Kennedy Annual Dinner  When: Friday, November 3, 2017 (doors open 6 p.m.) Where: Charleston Civic Center  (Charleston, WV)– Today the West Virginia Democratic Party announced Friday, November 3 their annual Roosevelt Kennedy Dinner date. Further details coming soon. If you would like to go ahead and purchase tickets please click here or call our HQ 304-342-8121. 

New: POLICY WEEK AHEAD Sept 25

Bridget McGuire Blog

Policy Week Ahead, September 25, 2017 It’s an extremely busy week on the Hill. Both the House and Senate are back in session, with Republicans focused on their ACA repeal bill and latest tax giveaway plan. However, Congress is also facing key deadlines, including funding for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), State Children’s Health Insurance Program (SCHIP), and community health centers, …

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 …