Pro-choice groups look to ‘people power’ at difficult moment

By Dan Heyman The weekend’s Women’s March was bigger than organizers expected, and now West Virginia pro-choice advocates say they’ll be relying on “people power”...

WV MLK Day volunteers work ‘to build a stronger nation’

People around West Virginia and the nation honored the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. by making Monday’s federal holiday a day...

Passion, not position

My service for the state I love has never been about a position; it’s always been about passion. While I’ve been blown away by the...

Repeal of ACA would cripple opioid epidemic fight

Commentary U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) and prominent organizations and healthcare service providers in West Virginia, announce research by Harvard and New York University that...

Re: New Greenbrier Co. Sheriff

Dear Editor: In regards to Derek Teaney’s letter of 14 January, 2017, this gentleman has failed to understand that the replacement of Jan Cahill as...

Rooting out Medicaid fraud demands new leadership

By WV Attorney General Patrick Morrisey Waste, fraud and abuse are rampant nationwide and West Virginia certainly is no exception. This reality harms safety net programs,...

Open letter to Sen. Manchin and Sen. Capito

To: Senator Joseph Manchin 306 Hart Senate Office Building Washington DC, 20510 Phone: 202-224-3954 Senator Shelley Moore Capito 172 Russell Senate Office Building Washington,...

Replacing what works with what sounds good

Dear Editor: In the 1930s, Frank W. Tuckwiller (D) was elected to the WV Senate. In the mid-1950s, Senator Tuckwiller lead the Democrats for Underwood...

Bon Mots from the Twittersphere I don’t Tweet. This is one of the many things that differentiates me from our president elect, Donald Trump. What I...

The Lie, Once Again

Dear Editor: Mr. Zafros, your last letter is most like your earlier letters, tell a lie often enough and people will believe it. A quote...

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