Category: Politics

Joe Manchin, senate

Manchin Pens Letter to Trump Concerning Budget

CHARLESTON– U.S. Senator Joe Manchin sent a letter on Wednesday urging President Trump to consider West Virginia priorities when crafting his 2018 budget proposal....

Update: Trump Administration Lifts Transgender Bathroom Guidance

WASHINGTON- The Trump administration has lifted federal guidelines that said transgender students should be allowed to use public school bathrooms and locker rooms...

West Virginia Debt Rating Downgraded By Moody’s

West Virginia– The Justice administration says Moody’s Investors Service has downgraded the state’s general obligation debt rating, citing growing...

Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster is named President Donald Trump’s national security adviser

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump has tapped Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as his new national security adviser. Trump announced the pick Monday at his Palm Beach...

Scientists hold rally in Boston to protest threat to science

Hundreds of scientists, environmental advocates and their supporters held a rally in Boston on Sunday to protest what they see as increasing threats to science and...

Trump’s Remarks About Sweden Create Debate And Confusion

  President Trump was speaking “in general,” not about a specific incident when he referred to “what’s happening last night in Sweden”...

Governor Justice’s First Stop – “Save Our State Tour”

“And I’ll build it now. This isn’t something that’s going to take forever more. We’ll build it now, and you know – what we’ll...

McCorvey, Who Was At Center Of Roe v. Wade, Dead At 69

DALLAS (AP) — Norma McCorvey, whose legal challenge under the pseudonym “Jane Roe” led to the U.S. Supreme Court’s landmark decision that legalized...

Trump Rallies Supporters By Renewing Old Promises, Insults

MELBOURNE, Fla. (AP) — Just four weeks into his administration, President Donald Trump appeared at a campaign rally that mirrored the months leading up to Election...

WV House Of Delegates Approve Stricter Penalties For Hit & Runs

The West Virginia House Members approved an amendment by John Shott, R-Mercer County, that takes out a section about crashes not involving injuries. With the new...