WVDP Chair Belinda Biafore released the following statement on the passing of former delegate Mary Pearl Compton:

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For Immediate Release: June 21, 2017 WVDP Chair Belinda Biafore released the following statement on the passing of former Delegate Mary Pearl Compton: “Our prayers and thoughts go out to Delegate Mary Pearl Compton’s family and friends. It can’t be explained the impact she had on the state of West Virginia and the great things she gave to the people of …

GOP Leadership Threatens Health Care & Education 

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​​ For Immediate Release:   June 14, 2017    Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-6606     GOP Leadership Threatens Health Care & Education  “When they didn’t get their way, they took it out on the people of West Virginia”   (Charleston, WV)– Last night Republican leadership in the Senate voted on their budget to gut millions of dollars from health care …

CAPITO CONTINUES ATTACK ON WEST VIRGINIA FAMILIES AND THEIR HEALTH CARE

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CAPITO CONTINUES ATTACK ON WEST VIRGINIA FAMILIES AND THEIR HEALTH CARE   It’s so bad she doesn’t want you to see it   WVDP Chair Belinda Biafore released the following statement on Capito’s attack on health care and hiding the truth from West Virginians:   “I mean come on, it’s getting too sickening to handle. You want to personally attack …

WVDP Chair Belinda Biafore released the following statement on the one-year anniversary of the massacre at the Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Florida

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For Immediate Release: June 12, 2017 Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-6606 WVDP Chair Belinda Biafore released the following statement on the one-year anniversary of the massacre at the Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Florida “It’s been one year since the senseless, hateful tragedy at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando where innocent people were killed while living their lives to the fullest and celebrating …

Jenkins, Mooney, McKinley Put Big Banks, Wall Street over West Virginia Families Yet Again

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For Immediate Release: June 9, 2017 Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com   Jenkins, Mooney, McKinley Put Big Banks, Wall Street over West Virginia Families Yet Again All 3 congressmen vote to unravel key provisions of Wall Street reform, Dodd-Friank (Charleston, WV)– Yesterday while all eyes were on Comey’s hearing, West Virginia’s GOP Congressmen Jenkins (WV-03), Mooney (WV-02), and McKinley (WV-01) all voted to …

Republican Party delivers one-two punch against Morrisey

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For Immediate Release:  June 8, 2017  Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-6606   Republican Party delivers one-two punch against Morrisey  GOP turns its back on Morrisey once again  (Charleston, WV) — West Virginia’s Republican Party seems to have – once again – turned its back on Attorney General Patrick Morrisey.  Earlier this week, Morrisey announced that he is considering running against Congressman …

WVDP Chair Belinda Biafore’s Statement on LGBTQ Pride Month

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For Immediate Release:  June 1, 2017   Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-6606     WVDP Chair Belinda Biafore’s  Statement on LGBTQ Pride Month   “Today we begin to celebrate LGBTQ Pride Month and the great strides we have taken forward for LGBTQ rights.    We have fought long and hard for LGBTQ equality not only in West Virginia, but in …

Evan Jenkins is Either Lying About Health Care or Doesn’t Know What He Voted On

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Evan Jenkins is Either Lying About Health Care or Doesn’t Know What He Voted On In a recent interview, Congressman Evan Jenkins claims he “advocated strongly to make sure preexisting conditions would be protected… and that we can continue covering for Medicaid” – but he voted in favor of legislation that guts both Jenkins’ health plan also jeopardizes drug abuse treatment programs and guts …

For Immediate Release: STATE EMPLOYEES UPSET WITH CARMICHAEL

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For Immediate Release: May 26, 2017 Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-6606 STATE EMPLOYEES UPSET WITH CARMICHAEL GOP Senate President will not sign furlough bill to protect state employees   (Charleston, WV)– GOP Senate President Mitch Carmichael will not sign a furlough bill to ensure that state employees will be protected if he fails to do is job and cause a …

WVDP CHAIR STATEMENT ON EVAN JENKINS ENTERING U.S. SENATE RACE

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​ For Immediate Release: May 8, 2017 Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-6606   WVDP CHAIR STATEMENT ON EVAN JENKINS ENTERING U.S. SENATE RACE (Charleston, WV) –West Virginia Democratic Party Chairwoman Belinda Biafore issued the following statement regarding Rep. Evan Jenkins entering the race for U.S. Senate.   “Make no mistake about it, Evan Jenkins is announcing his campaign today to change the …