Category: Politics

Legalization of Marijuana was Introduced To The House Of Delegates Today

House Bill 3035 was introduced by Delegate Sean Hornbuckle, from Cabell county, to the House of Delegates today to legalize marijuana. “All relating to the...

Trump blasts release of 2005 tax form, reporter’s account

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump earned $153 million and paid $36.5 million in income taxes in 2005, paying a roughly 25 percent effective tax rate thanks to a...

Joe Manchin, senate

Manchin to Participate in Town Halls

CHARLESTON– One of West Virginia’s senators will be answering questions from the public in the coming weeks. U.S. Senator Joe Manchin has accepted...

Legislator’s Reveal Budget Proposal

CHARLESTON– West Virginia’s two top lawmakers unveiled the legislature’s budget proposal Monday that they said avoids the tax increases recommended by...

New Bill Would Require Means Test for SNAP Recipients

CHARLESTON– A bill introduced in the state legislature this session would require a means test for food stamp recipients. According to the Charleston Gazette-...

Senate Resolution Would Declare Pornography a “Public Health Crisis”

CHARLESTON– Twelve republican senators have introduced a resolution that would declare pornography a “public health crisis.” Introduced Thursday,...

Legislature Considering Changes to Voter ID Law

CHARLESTON– A voter identification bill going through the state legislature would limit the types of government-issued photo identification voters could present at...

Secret Service: Person arrested on White House grounds

WASHINGTON (AP)— The U.S. Secret Service says a person is under arrest after climbing a fence and getting onto the south grounds of the White House. The breach...

Gas pipeline draws support, opposition, in West Virginia

CLARKSBURG, W.Va.— West Virginia residents were divided during the final state public hearing on the proposed Mountain Valley Pipeline, which would carry natural gas...

WV Legislators Okay Bills on Motorcycles, Antlers

CHARLESTON– West Virginia’s Senate has passed legislation to make annual motorcycle registration fees due based on the month they were initially registered...