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 …

For Immediate Release: Armstead Returns To Twitter Just In Time To Play Politics

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For Immediate Release: April 20, 2017 Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-6606 Armstead Returns To Twitter Just In Time To Play Politics (Charleston, WV)— GOP House Speaker Tim Armstead returns to Twitter after shutting out his constituents during the heat of his political games and the regular legislative session. “One thing was clear this legislative session and that is that the …

Manchin Meets With Constituents This Morning To Discuss Important Issues

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For Immediate Release: April 19, 2017 Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-8121 Manchin Meets With Constituents This Morning To Discuss Important Issues  Manchin has made several stops in West Virginia in past weeks (Charleston, WV)— This morning Senator Joe Manchin met with constituents for conversation and coffee during his “Wake Up with United States Senator Joe Manchin” event.  While the rest …

Governor Justice Vetoes Reckless Republican Budget

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For Immediate Release:   April 13, 2017   Contact: Brittni McGuire, brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-6606   Governor Justice Vetoes Reckless Republican Budget Legislators will come back to Charleston for Special Session    (Charleston, WV)– Governor Justice vetoes reckless Republican budget that makes deep cuts to health care, higher education and a hefty drain of $90 million from the rainy day fund. Governor Justice …

“DEMS COMMITTED TO DOING WHAT’S BEST FOR THE PEOPLE OF WV”

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For Immediate Release: April 5, 2017 Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-6606 “DEMS COMMITTED TO DOING WHAT’S BEST FOR THE PEOPLE OF WV” Justice praises “good sense” of Democrats, extends session 1 day (Charleston, WV)— Democrats stood with Governor Justice as he signed proclamation to extend session by 1 day to continue work on the budget. Governor Justice praised Democrats and …

The West Virginia Democratic Party released the following statement on the 7th anniversary of the tragedy of Upper Big Branch Mine

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For Immediate Release:  April 5, 2017 Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-6606   The West Virginia Democratic Party released the following statement on the 7th anniversary of the tragedy of Upper Big Branch Mine (Charleston, WV)- “Today we mourn and remember the lives of the 29 miners we lost 7 years ago in the tragedy at Upper Big Branch Mine. Not …

Super Majority Support Governor Justice’s Save Our State Plan

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Super Majority Support Governor Justice’s Save Our State Plan While Republicans in the legislature are raising taxes on hardworking middle and lower class families of West Virginia while giving the wealthy a tax break, gutting our education system for our children by millions and millions of dollars, and continue to play politics instead of passing a budget while our state …

GOP Speaker Armstead Deletes Twitter Account Amid Troubles With Caucus, Radical GOP Agenda

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​ For Immediate Release:   April 4, 2017   Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-6606   GOP Speaker Armstead Deletes Twitter Account Amid Troubles With Caucus, Radical GOP Agenda Armstead quit Twitter to shut out his constituents   (Charleston, WV)– GOP House Speaker Tim Armstead deleted his Twitter account amid troubles with his caucus and backlash from West Virginians about budget …

Statement: WVDP Chair Belinda Biafore released the following statement on Senate Bill 386 and WV GOP opposition:

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For Immediate Release:   April 3, 2017 Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-6606 ​ Statement: WVDP Chair Belinda Biafore released the following statement on Senate Bill 386 and WV GOP opposition: “West Virginia is in a critical state in more ways than one. The people of West Virginia deserve the opportunity to have access to all the help that they need …

Senate Republicans Vote To Give The Rich A Tax Break While Working Families Pick Up The Slack

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For Immediate Release: March 29, 2017 Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-6606 Senate Republicans Vote To Give The Rich A Tax Break While Working Families Pick Up The Slack Senate Republicans raise taxes on working families, lower taxes for wealthy   (Charleston, WV)– Today Republicans in the Senate voted to raise taxes on the working families while giving a tax break …