For Immediate Release: Del. Caputo Addresses So-Called “Right to Work”

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For Immediate Release: September 8, 2015 Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-8121 Delegate Mike Caputo Addresses So-Called “Right to Work” legislation on Talkline GOP pushing big money agenda despite consequences for hardworking West Virginians  Delegate Mike Caputo of UMWA joined Hoppy Kercheval on MetroNews Talkline this morning to discuss the so-called “Right to Work” legislation pushed by GOP legislators.  Caputo stressed …

For Immediate Release: This Labor Day West Virginians Examine Bill Cole’s War On Workers

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For Immediate Release: September 4, 2015 Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-8121 This Labor Day West Virginians Examine Bill Cole’s War On Workers Senator Cole’s efforts to undermine West Virginia working families have not gone unnoticed CHARLESTON, WV—On Monday, we celebrate Labor Day, a day we honor our West Virginian and American workers. It is time to celebrate the hard fought …

Press Release: The Bill Cole Tax Plan = Fiscal Disaster

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For Immediate Release: September 3, 2015 Contact: Brittni McGuire, brittni@wvdemocrats.com The Bill Cole Tax Plan = Fiscal Disaster Cole praises budget busting tax plan that failed in Kansas CHARLESTON, WV— Yesterday, state Senate President Bill Cole came out in support of a  tax scheme that would put the state of West Virginia on the road to financial ruin. The West …

Democrats Celebrate Women’s Equality Day, WV GOP Stays Silent

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For Immediate Release 08/27/2015 Contact: Brittni McGuire, brittni@wvdemocrats.com Democrats Celebrate Women’s Equality Day, WV GOP Stays Silent  Yesterday West Virginia Democrats joined the rest of the nation in celebrating Women’s Equality Day and not one word of celebration was heard from the West Virginia GOP. Women’s Equality Day symbolizes the day that women gained the right to vote. This year’s anniversary …

Statement: Chair Belinda Biafore on the Passing of Amelia Boynton Robinson

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For Immediate Release: August 27, 2015 Contact: Brittni McGuire, brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-8121 Statement: Chair Belinda Biafore on the Passing of Amelia Boynton Robinson Yesterday we lost a brave and courageous woman who fought for equality, justice and voting rights for most of her 104 years. Amelia Boynton Robinson was a true hero. She dedicated her life to fighting to ensure that every American gained …

WVGOP excited to hear from Dick Cheney & this is what we think:

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The Chamber of Commerce invites Dick Cheney to keynote meeting– and WV GOP is excited about it. To sum up how we feel about it Vice Chair Chris Regan told the Gazette-Mail, “As the architect of America’s greatest foreign policy disaster in the last 50 years and part of the administration that brought the worst economic catastrophe since the Great …

Self-Serving Republican Delegate J.B. McCuskey Announces Run for Auditor

Bridget McGuire Press Releases

For Immediate Release: August 11, 2015   SELF-SERVING REPUBLICAN DELEGATE J.B. MCCUSKEY ANNOUNCES RUN FOR AUDITOR  SELF-DEALING AND ATTACKING WEST VIRGINIA FAMILIES ARE HIS TOP PRIORITIES  Republican Delegate J.B. McCuskey announced his run for state auditor today and despite his votes against hardworking families, self-dealing, and self-serving politics he believes that he can “help move West Virginia forward.” If by moving …

Sen. Carmichael Discourages Hope for Century Aluminum Workers and Retirees

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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 …