For Immediate Release: Bill Cole Is Looking Forward To “Nasty” 2016 Campaign

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Bill Cole Is Looking Forward To “Nasty” 2016 Campaign Senator Cole is already mapping out his campaign on the low road CHARLESTON, WV— Yesterday, Kent Gates, an out-of-state political consultant and senior official for the Bill Cole campaign, called into a radio show to discuss Cole’s political strategy. During his unsolicited call to the Mike Queen show, Gates made a …

Release: Bill Cole Passes The Buck On Fixing West Virginia Roads

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 15, 2015 Politician Bill Cole Passes The Buck On Fixing West Virginia Roads Cole cares more about getting elected than getting things done CHARLESTON, WV— Today, the Exponent Telegram editorial page took state Senator Bill to task for passing the buck on road funding. Senator Cole has revealed himself as a politician that is quick to …

For Immediate Release: Does Bill Cole Agree With State Senator Charles Trump On Minimum Wage?

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For Immediate Release September 14, 2015 Contact: Brittni McGuire, brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-8121 Does Bill Cole Agree With State Senator Charles Trump On Minimum Wage? Cole’s hand-picked senate chairman and favorite economist threaten minimum wage CHARLESTON, WV— One of state Senator Bill Cole’s biggest campaign supporters and legislative allies is state Senator Charles Trump (R-Morgan). Recently, Trump has stated he would “be …

Statement from Chair Belinda Biafore on the 21st Anniversary of the Violence Against Women Act

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For Immediate Release: September 13, 2015 Statement from Chair Belinda Biafore on the 21st Anniversary of the Violence Against Women Act “Today marks the 21st anniversary of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), signed into law by President Bill Clinton in 1994. Created to provide resources toward the investigation and prosecution of violent crimes committed against women, the law initially …

For Immediate Release: Bill Cole Will Attend Closed Door Meeting and Push Anti-Worker Agenda

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For Immediate Release: September 10, 2015 Contact: Brittni McGuire, brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-8121 TODAY: Bill Cole Will Attend Closed Door Meeting and Push Anti-Worker Agenda Cole’s agenda would mean lower wages across West Virginia CHARLESTON, WV— Today, state Senator Bill Cole is scheduled to speak at a closed door meeting in Bridgeport, WV, hosted by the Business & Industry Council. Senator Cole has not …

For Immediate Release: Bill Cole Laughs In The Face of WV Workers

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For Immediate Release: September 8, 2015 Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-8121 Bill Cole Laughs In The Face Of WV Workers In a radio interview, Cole doubled down on push to eliminate prevailing wage CHARLESTON, WV— Today, on the Mike Queen radio show, state Senator Bill Cole was asked about major issues facing West Virginia workers, like the rollback of prevailing …

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 …