Tag archive for ‘Evan Jenkins’
By Sara Mansheim On Sunday, November 13th, 2016
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Election results yield Trump victory; Justice wins governor’s seat

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump defeated Democrat Hillary Clinton in the election Tuesday. In West Virginia, Trump took an easy victory over Clinton overall, defeating her handily in Greenbrier County More...

By Mountain Messenger On Wednesday, November 9th, 2016
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GENERAL ELECTION UNOFFICIAL RESULTS

GREENBRIER COUNTY, WV GENERAL ELECTION NOVEMBER 8, 2016 TOTAL      %         EARLY VOTING    ELECTION DAY   ABSENTEE VOTES PRECINCTS COUNTED (OF 29)           29      100.00 REGISTERED More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, November 6th, 2016
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Support for Evan Jenkins

Dear Editor: I want to comment on the Congressional race between Matt Detch and Congressman Evan Jenkins. If most of you readers out there will think back to Congressman Nick Rahall’s demise as our representative, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, October 24th, 2016
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Evan Jenkins and Matt Detch to face off in debate

Matt Detch Evan Jenkins Incumbent Congressman Evan Jenkins, will face off in a live debate with his Democtratic opponent, Matt Detch next week. The candidates will go head to head on issues such as the coal industry, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, October 7th, 2016
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Supporting public policy to fight cancer from West Virginia to Capitol Hill

Dear Editor: Last week, I traveled to Washington, DC, with more than 700 other American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) volunteers from across the country to urge Congress to support lifesaving policies More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, August 15th, 2016
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Reader says Jenkins pretends to be at groundbreaking ceremony

Dear Editor: On Sunday morning, I stood and played the National Anthem with my marching band to a crowd that held heavy hearts. I was at the Hope Village groundbreaking ceremony – a project to build 42 houses More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Thursday, August 11th, 2016
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Airport funds slated for site upgrades

Lawmakers announced last week that the Greenbrier County Airport Authority has received a grant of more than $422,000 from the U.S. Transportation Department for improvements to the Greenbrier Valley Airport. The More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 15th, 2016
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Will Evan Jenkins please go away? Flood relief has turned into photo ops

Dear Editor: While West Virginia’s Second Congressional District was asking “Where’s Alex Mooney?” the Third District is asking “Will Evan Jenkins please go away?” Following the devastating flooding More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, July 7th, 2016
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WV delegation urges president to expand disaster declaration to help with flood recovery

Dear Mr. President: As members of the West Virginia Congressional Delegation, we write to offer our continued support of West Virginia Governor Earl Ray Tomblin’s request for additional federal disaster assistance More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 27th, 2016
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Punching up

In comedy there are two rules, often at odds, that we strive to live by: 1: always try to punch up, and 2: political correctness is a humor killer. When I first heard the phrase “punching up,” I had to Google More...