UPDATED: 2016 WV Democratic Party State Convention Schedule

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2016 WV Democratic Party State Convention Schedule UPDATED   Friday, June 10, 2016 1:30pm Credentials Committee Meeting, North Hall 2:00pm Rules Committee Meeting, North Hall 2:30pm Resolution Committee Meeting, North Hall Registration 3:00 – 6:00pm, Lobby Concession Stands Will Be Open, Dinner On Your Own 6:30pm Convention Begins, Grand Hall 1 st Floor Call to Order, Welcome Address: State Party …

For Immediate Release: After failing to do the one job they had, Republican leadership returns to waste taxpayer money

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For Immediate Release: May 16, 2016 Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-8121   After failing to do the one job they had, Republican leadership returns to waste taxpayer money (Charleston, WV) – After being a complete and utter failure during the regular 2016 legislative session, the Republican leadership returns to the Capitol today still without a plan to pass a responsible …

For Immediate Release: West Virginia Democratic Party Statement on Justice Victory

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West Virginia Democratic Party Statement on Justice Victory (Charleston, WV) — Following Jim Justice’s primary victory, the West Virginia Democratic Party Chair Belinda Biafore released the following statement: “I want to congratulate all of our Democratic candidates on a highly spirited campaign. Each one of them put in tireless efforts. “West Virginia Democrats are united and poised to win the …

STATEMENT: West Virginia Democratic Party Chair Belinda Biafore on 2016 Primary Election Results

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For Immediate Release: May 10, 2016 Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com STATEMENT: West Virginia Democratic Party Chair Belinda Biafore on 2016 Primary Election Results “First and foremost I want to congratulate every Democrat that was on the ballot today and every Democrat that came out and voted. We had an overwhelming turnout!  “All of the hard work and dedication that all …

For Immediate Release: Beth Walker is making a mockery of West Virginia’s judicial election system

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For Immediate Release: May 7, 2016 Beth Walker is making a mockery of West Virginia’s judicial election system  Who does she think she is fooling? (Charleston, WV)- Just months after the passage of non-partisan election of judges, Beth Walker and her Republican hacks are trying to fool West Virginia voters. Not only has Beth Walker received an official endorsement from …

For Immediate Release: West Virginians Reject Bill Cole’s Failed Leadership

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For Immediate Release: May 5, 2016 West Virginians Reject Bill Cole’s Failed Leadership All Democratic candidates for governor surpass Bill Cole in new poll (Charleston, WV)- All Democratic candidates for Governor beat Republican candidate and Senate President Bill Cole in a new poll released by Metro News. “We aren’t surprised,” said Belinda Biafore, WVDP Chair. “We have all seen Bill …

For Immediate Release: Armstead Assumes His Voters Are Uninformed, Lies About Passing A Budget

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For Immediate Release: April 29, 2016 Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-6606 ARMSTEAD ASSUMES HIS VOTERS ARE UNINFORMED, LIES ABOUT PASSING A BUDGET   Who does he think he’s fooling?   (Charleston, WV)- Republican House Speaker Tim Armstead spent his 2016 Legislative Session pushing bills fueled by self interest, discrimination, political partnerships, and out of state interest groups instead of passing …

For Immediate Release: Republican Delegate Michael Ihle Shares Offensive, Insensitive Tweet

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For Immediate Release: April 27, 2016 Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-6606 Republican Delegate Michael Ihle Shares Offensive, Insensitive Tweet GOP Delegate Ihle shows a new level of disrespect for West Virginians (Charleston, WV)- Radical Republican Delegate Michael Ihle isn’t new to displaying insensitive, discriminatory behavior as we have seen throughout his time in the West Virginia Legislature. Along with his GOP …

For Immediate Release: Bill Cole Wants To Privatize Benefits

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For Immediate Release: April 19, 2016 Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com Bill Cole Wants To Privatize Benefits Cole calls for privatizing PEIA benefits, forcing state workers to pay more CHARLESTON, WV — On Saturday, as the three Democratic candidates for governor were advocating for West Virginia’s working families; Senate President Bill Cole did an interview calling for the privatization of PEIA …

For Immediate Release: Kanawha County Democratic Chairwoman Hopes Online Voter Registration Confusion is Resolved

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For Immediate Release:   April 19, 2016 Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-6606   Kanawha County Democratic Chairwoman Hopes Online Voter Registration Confusion is Resolved   Today is the last day to register to vote in Primary Election (Charleston, WV)-Today is the last day for West Virginians to register to vote in the state’s Primary Election and some residents wishing to complete online …