Gov. Jim Justice has agreed to “reside” in Charleston as part of a settlement reached Monday in a court case regarding the governor’s residency during his term.
U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., is introducing a bill that would reinstate and build upon a tax credit for investments in manufacturing facilities for clean energy technologies.
West Virginia Republicans are betting virtual charter schools could succeed online, where public schools struggled and access is limited.
Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., is ready to back a COVID-19 relief package that supports vaccine distribution, people who are out of work, struggling businesses and the safe reopening of schools. However, she will not support a “bloated” bill that includes money for things that have noth…
WASHINGTON — While Congress tries to push out a new round of COVID-19 relief funding, Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., and the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee met Wednesday morning to preview the country’s future in transportation and infrastructure.
West Virginia senators approved a bill to establish an intermediate court of appeals for at least the fourth time in four years Wednesday afternoon.
A bill that would provide immunity from COVID-19 related lawsuits for health care facilities, essential businesses, and employees at those places is hitting many of the same notes in the House of Delegates that it did in the Senate this week.
In a 95-2 vote, the West Virginia House of Delegates furthered a state constitutional amendment that would replace who ultimately controls what students are required to learn and other matters, like how charter schools are regulated.
Supporters of the legislation say the bill provides balance between public health and politics, and gives power back to the people by holding elected officials accountable.
As legislative leaders waited to read the fine print, Gov. Jim Justice pledged Monday that his plan to repeal the West Virginia income tax will trigger a jobs boom and higher wages.
West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is once again asking for your financial support to recoup his campaign debts. But if donors didn’t read the fine print, they might not realize it.
The House of Delegates passed a bill to limit the authority of a governor to keep West Virginia in a state of emergency while lawmakers worked through confusion as to whether the bill clearly states its intention.
After passing what could be the nation’s least-restrictive nonpublic school vouchers bill Thursday — one that would give every family in West Virginia money to private- and home-school their children if they want to remove them from public schools — the West Virginia House of Delegates recal…
Justice administration legislation to raise the Economic Development Office and the Tourism Division to Cabinet-level departments passed the House of Delegates 86-13 Wednesday, over concerns the two new departments could grow into new bureaucracies.
The governor may want to do away with the state income tax, but the House Energy and Manufacturing Committee had other plans at its session Tuesday.
What’s become a common courtesy in the West Virginia House of Delegates was a source of brief legislative hindrance Tuesday afternoon.
The state House passed a bill Tuesday that would allow faster charter school expansion and permit virtual charters.
Two days after the House Judiciary Committee passed a bill meant to give the West Virginia Legislature a bigger check on the governor’s executive powers during a state of emergency, the committee flipped on a key provision in the bill.
HUNTINGTON — A Hurricane woman was arraigned in a Washington court Thursday on charges accusing her of joining a mob of then-President Donald J. Trump supporters Jan. 6 in the illegal breach of the U.S. Capitol.
WASHINGTON — Donald Trump was acquitted Saturday of inciting the horrific attack on the U.S. Capitol, concluding a historic impeachment trial that spared him the first-ever conviction of a U.S. president but exposed the fragility of America’s democratic traditions and left a divided nation t…