For Immediate Release: STATE EMPLOYEES UPSET WITH CARMICHAEL

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For Immediate Release: May 26, 2017 Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-6606 STATE EMPLOYEES UPSET WITH CARMICHAEL GOP Senate President will not sign furlough bill to protect state employees   (Charleston, WV)– GOP Senate President Mitch Carmichael will not sign a furlough bill to ensure that state employees will be protected if he fails to do is job and cause a …

WVDP CHAIR STATEMENT ON EVAN JENKINS ENTERING U.S. SENATE RACE

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​ For Immediate Release: May 8, 2017 Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-6606   WVDP CHAIR STATEMENT ON EVAN JENKINS ENTERING U.S. SENATE RACE (Charleston, WV) –West Virginia Democratic Party Chairwoman Belinda Biafore issued the following statement regarding Rep. Evan Jenkins entering the race for U.S. Senate.   “Make no mistake about it, Evan Jenkins is announcing his campaign today to change the …

Evan Jenkins Passes Deciding Vote to Take Away Health Care from Thousands of West Virginians

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For Immediate Release May 4, 2017 Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-6606   Evan Jenkins Passes Deciding Vote to Take Away Health Care from Thousands of West Virginians Health Care Bill Guts Coverage for Pre-Existing Conditions and West Virginians Pay More for Less Care   In response to Congressman Jenkins casting the deciding vote in favor of the Republican health care …

McKinley, Jenkins, and Mooney all vote to take health care away from West Virginians, threaten care for 800,000 WVians with pre-existing conditions

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​ For Immediate Release: May 4, 2017 Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-6606 MCKINLEY, JENKINS, AND MOONEY ALL VOTE TO TAKE HEALTH CARE AWAY FROM 24 MILLION AMERICANS, THREATEN CARE FOR 800,000 WEST VIRGINIANS WITH PRE-EXISTING CONDITIONS TrumpCare would raise premiums on seniors and sick Americans to pay for $600 billion in tax cuts for the rich Today, West Virginia’s GOP Congressmen McKinley, Mooney, and …

Will Your GOP Congressman Put Political Posturing Above Their Constituents’ Health Care?

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Will Your GOP Congressman Put Political Posturing Above Their Constituents’ Health Care? Charleston, WV– This week, Republicans in Congress are trying to force another vote on their disastrous health care bill, a.k.a. TrumpCare, which would take health care away from 24 million Americans (over 170,000 West Virginians) and raise premiums on seniors. Where do Jenkins, Mooney, and McKinley stand? The first time …

DELEGATES MIKE PUSHKIN AND ANDREW ROBINSON TO HOST BUDGET TOWN HALL TONIGHT

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For Immediate Release:  May 3, 2017   Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-6606​ DELEGATES MIKE PUSHKIN AND ANDREW ROBINSON TO HOST BUDGET TOWN HALL TONIGHT Kanawha County constituents will attend to share their concerns and suggestions (Charleston, WV) — Delegate Mike Pushkin (D-37) and Delegate Andrew Robinson (D-36) will host a Budget Town Hall tonight at 6 p.m. for their constituents …

For Immediate Release: MANCHIN SAVES AND SECURES HEALTHCARE BENEFITS

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For Immediate Release: May 1, 2017 Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-6606 A PROMISE KEPT: MANCHIN SAVES AND SECURES HEALTHCARE BENEFITS  After long fight Manchin secures healthcare for 22,600 miners (Charleston, WV) — Today U.S. Senator Joe Manchin announced that he secured a permanent fix for retired miners’ healthcare benefits in the 2017 spending bill. “Senator Manchin has fought long and …

West Virginia’s Future Looking Brighter After Gov. Justice’s First 100 Days

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For Immediate Release: April 27, 2017 Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-6606 West Virginia’s Future Looking Brighter After Gov. Justice’s First 100 Days “Justice Administration and Democrats pave the path forward toward prosperity” (Charleston, WV)— Today Governor Justice celebrates and reflects on the first 100 days of his administration. On Inauguration Day Governor Justice shared not only vision of hope and …

UMWA RETIRED MINERS CONTINUE TO JOIN SEN. MANCHIN IN D.C FIGHT FOR HEALTHCARE BENEFITS

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For Immediate Release: April 26, 2017 Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-6606 UMWA RETIRED MINERS CONTINUE TO JOIN SEN. MANCHIN IN D.C FIGHT FOR HEALTHCARE BENEFITS  22,600 retired miners & widows could lose healthcare in just 5 days  (Charleston, WV) — Miners and U.S. Senator Joe Manchin are at it again today fighting for miners and their families to keep their …

For Immediate Release: Manchin Holds 17th Job Fair In Huntington

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For Immediate Release: April 21, 2017 Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-6606 Manchin Holds 17th Job Fair In Huntington  Bringing jobs to the people of West Virginia remains his top priority (Huntington, WV)— Senator Joe Manchin, along with Mayor Steve Williams and the city of Huntington, Marshall University, Workforce West Virginia, and the Huntington Regional Chamber of Commerce, today brought at …