Sen. Carmichael Discourages Hope for Century Aluminum Workers and Retirees

Curt Zickafoose Press Releases

Republican Sen. Carmichael Discourages Hope for Century Aluminum Workers and Retirees Century Aluminum’s Ravenswood plant closure has left many families clinging on to hope as they are losing everything they have worked for and Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch Carmichael tells them it’s “false hope”. These families are losing it all and that is the “encouragement” they get from one …

Here they go again..

Bridget McGuire Press Releases

Here they go again beating on West Virginia families and workers. What’s it for this time? Self motivations or just downright bad leadership? We say both. Senate President Bill Cole and Speaker Tim Armstead wrongfully accused Workforce West Virginia of withholding documents on prevailing wage and subpoenaed the state agency for information that Cole and Armstead had all along. Humiliating the …

TODAY: JULY 1 MARKS FIRST DAY OF NO PREVAILING WAGE THANKS TO WV GOP

Bridget McGuire Press Releases

For Immediate Release: July 1, 2015 Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-8121   TODAY: JULY 1 MARKS FIRST DAY OF NO PREVAILING WAGE THANKS TO WV GOP WV workers call on Senator Bill Cole to grant an extension Today marks the first day of no prevailing wage thanks to our West Virginia GOP who have proven time and time again that their focus …

Statement: Chair Belinda Biafore on King v. Burwell ruling

Bridget McGuire Press Releases

For Immediate Release: June 25, 2015 Contact: Brittni McGuire, brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-8121 Statement: Chair Belinda Biafore on King v. Burwell Ruling  “Today’s King v. Burwell ruling is a big win for lower and middle class families who work hard to get ahead and deserve easier access to good, quality health care. “Republicans have attacked the Affordable Care Act since it was …

GOP’s ONLY GOVERNOR CANDIDATE MISSES MARK WITH ENDORSEMENTS

Bridget McGuire Press Releases

For Immediate Release: June 24, 2015 Contact: Brittni McGuire, brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-8121 GOP’S ONLY GOVERNOR CANDIDATE MISSES MARK WITH ENDORSEMENTS Senator Bill Cole doesn’t receive all Republican Delegate endorsements Touting his endorsements via social media yesterday, Senator Cole states that 49 Republican Delegates have endorsed him for governor but what about the other 15? Senator Bill Cole is unopposed in the …

Happy Birthday Senator Rockefeller

Bridget McGuire Press Releases

Senator Rockefeller Celebrates His Birthday Today  Today we celebrate a man who has done more than one can describe for the people of West Virginia.    Senator Jay Rockefeller served the state of West Virginia tirelessly for most of his life and today, on his birthday, we celebrate him for all he has done for our Mountain State and we …

WVDP Statement on shooting in Charleston, SC

Bridget McGuire Press Releases

For Immediate Release: June 18, 2015 Contact: Brittni McGuire, brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-8121 West Virginia Democratic Party’s Statement on Shooting in Charleston, SC  We send our most heartfelt condolences to those in Charleston, South Carolina. Today we mourn the loss of the individuals at the historic Emanuel AME Church as a nation. We are reminded that our work is far from over …

WVGOP still attacking hardworking West Virginia families

Bridget McGuire Press Releases

For Immediate Release: June 9, 2015 Contact: Brittni McGuire, brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-8121  WVGOP still attacking hardworking West Virginia families   Just yesterday the WVGOP voted to end prevailing wage on July 1 putting your wages at risk. The vote was taken during the legislative Joint Committee on Government and Finance meeting when our motion was denied. Democrats motioned and voted to extend …

EXPOSING BILL COLE’S RECORD OF FIGHTING TO LINE HIS OWN POCKETS

Bridget McGuire Press Releases

​ For Immediate Release: June 3, 2015 Contact: Brittni McGuire, brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-8121 EXPOSING BILL COLE’S RECORD OF FIGHTING TO LINE HIS OWN POCKETS West Virginia Democratic Party releases truth telling website  Republican Senate President and used car salesman Bill Cole entered the race for governor yesterday using the same rhetoric that he used at the beginning of the 2015 legislative …