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Engravings added to U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial to honor service in Afghanistan and Iraq

Press Release from the US Department of the Interior and the National Park Service.

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service, and the United States Marine Corps today dedicated new engravings…Continue Reading

Job Opening: Berkeley County Development Authority - Administrative Services Coordinator

The Administrative Services Coordinator of the Berkeley County Development Authority (BCDA) provides executive support while performing a variety of organizational and administrative tasks. The Administrative Services Coordinator serves as…Continue Reading

Bath (Berkeley Springs) Town Council & Bath Ordinance Cmte. Discuss new ordinance proposals tonight

BERKELEY SPRINGS, WV - Tonight, Bath Town Council once again discusses proposed new ordinances, and amendments to existing code, that could affect property owners/tenants in various ways for properties in the municipal limits.  The Town…Continue Reading

League and NAACP partner with Byrd Center on civic education

On Wednesday, October 11 The Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Educations will screen the documentary film I Voted? as the second program in a new series of events focusing on civic education and voting issues.  The…Continue Reading

Film & Program: Now is the Time: Healthcare for Everybody - May 18

Now is the Time: Healthcare for Everybody is a new film screening at the Shepherdstown Opera House, Thursday, May 18, 7 p.m., free.

The title aptly mirrors headlines popping up throughout the U.S. People in a rapidly growing nationwide…Continue Reading

National Park Service proposes plan to manage deer populations at C&O Canal and Harpers Ferry

WASHINGTON — The National Park Service (NPS) today made available for public review and comment its plan to reduce overabundant deer populations that threaten the natural beauty and historic scenery at Harpers Ferry and Chesapeake &…Continue Reading

Davy Jones Announces 2018 WV State Senate Campaign

After the effort in the legislature to raise taxes on hard working West Virginians, Davy Jones has decided to run for WV state senate, district 16 in 2018.

Mr. Jones has tagged his 2018 campaign as “Freedom, First”.

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Legal Reform Group Applauds Senate Judiciary Committee Action On Medical Monitoring Reform

Press release received from West Virginia Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse (WV CALA)

Charleston, W.Va. – Legal reform watchdog group West Virginia Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse (WV CALA) is praising a change that the State…Continue Reading

LWV Shares Info on Upcoming County Budget Meeting

The League of Women Voters of Jefferson County wishes to inform the public about the upcoming Fiscal Year 2018 informational meeting on the County budget that will be held by the Jefferson County Commission.

The County Commission…Continue Reading

Morgan County Commissioner Brad Close’s Last State of the County Address

Berkeley Springs - Morgan County Commission President Brad Close bid a fond farewell to colleagues at the Commission meeting on Dec. 15.  He gave his last state of the county address at the end of the meeting and thanked his colleagues…Continue Reading

Upcoming Candidate Forums To Be Recorded and Posted Online

The League of Women Voters of Jefferson County cordially invites the public to a series of forums to introduce the candidates for the upcoming election.

The next forum is TUESDAY, OCTOBER 18 in the county commission meeting room at…Continue Reading

Upcoming Jefferson County Candidate Forums

Thurs, 10/13 - 7-9 PM in the County Commissioners Meeting Room located in the basement of the Charles Town Library
Welcome by Eleanor Finn or Cris Kinsella
Moderator Rev. Dr. GT Schramm
Timekeeper Kathy Reid
Candidates…Continue Reading

WVCALA: Personal Injury Lawsuit Industry Political Spending Exceeds One Million Dollars

Charleston, W.Va. – The amount of money personal injury lawyers are pouring into statewide campaigns, legislative races, and outside expenditure efforts this year has exceeded one million dollars, according to West Virginia Citizens Against…Continue Reading

League of Women Voters Announce Candidate Forums

The League of Women Voters of Jefferson County cordially invites the public to a series of Candidate Forums to introduce the candidates for the upcoming election

Thursday 10/13 - - 7-9 PM—County Commissioners meeting room…Continue Reading

Jefferson County: Register to Vote!

October 18th, the last day to register to vote in the November election, is fast approaching! Every vote matters! We will choose not only the President, but our WV Governor, State Senators, County Commissioners and more.

Citizens can…Continue Reading

Senate Candidate Patricia Rucker in One of the Top Races in the Country

Press release received from the West Virginia Republican Senate Committee

Charleston, W.Va. - This week the Republican State Leadership Committee (RSLC) selected Patricia Rucker’s candidacy for the West Virginia State Senate…Continue Reading

WVCALA: Should The Legislature Or Our Courtrooms Set Public Policy?

Press release received from West Virginia Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse is a nonprofit citizen watchdog group with 30,000 members interested in a broad range of civil justice issues.  For more information, visit http://www.WVCALA.org.

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WV CALA Kicks Off “Small Business Summer” Tour

Charleston, W.Va. – To help shine a spotlight on the importance of small businesses to West Virginia and the harm these businesses can face from abusive lawsuits, West Virginia Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse (WV CALA) announced the start…Continue Reading

Commission of Fine Arts votes on ‘concept approval’ for refined preliminary White House fence design

WASHINGTON – The United States Secret Service (USSS) and the National Park Service (NPS) today presented concepts for a new White House fence to the Commission of Fine Arts (CFA) for concept approval. The CFA voted to approve the essential…Continue Reading

Op-ed: Ask your doctor, not a lawyer

The following is an Op-Ed from Roman Stauffer. Stauffer is Executive Director of West Virginia Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse.

Dramatic and sensationalistic personal injury lawsuit ads bombard our daily lives, especially on…Continue Reading

Libertarians Dare GOP on Passing Tax Increase

Press Release received from the Libertarian Party of WV

“It’s a crazy election year all over the country,” says Michael Wilson, Chair of the Libertarian Party of West Virginia, “and nowhere more so than here in West…Continue Reading

Candidate Buckley Slams AARP, WV Press Association, and WV Public Broadcasting Over Debates

Press Release received from Libertarian Party of WV

John Buckley, the Libertarian Party candidate for Secretary of State, today castigated the three proposed hosts of what would be an October “closed-to-the-competition”…Continue Reading

Buckley Challenges Tennant and Warner to Series of 5 Debates in Secretary of State Contest

Libertarian candidate for Secretary of State John Buckley congratulates Natalie Tennant and Mac Warner on their respective primary victories for nomination for Secretary of State and calls for a series of 5 debates across West Virginia to…Continue Reading

West Virginians Elect Beth Walker To The West Virginia Supreme Court Of Appeals

Charleston, W.Va. –  Today West Virginians agreed that the Mountain State is no place for activist judges with preconceived agendas. Voters headed to the polls in today’s first ever nonpartisan election of judges in West Virginia. …Continue Reading

West Virginia Libertarians Nominate Aggressive Slate for Fall Elections

The Libertarian Party of West Virginia (“LPWV”) held its best-attended state convention ever over the past weekend, nominated a full slate of candidates for all of the six statewide races (and for congressional, legislative, and local…Continue Reading

Actress Amber Tamblyn to Get Out The Vote for Hillary Clinton in the Eastern Panhandle

Today, Monday, May 9, Actress Amber Tamblyn will campaign for Hillary Clinton in West Virginia. She will discuss what’s at stake in this election and highlight Hillary Clinton’s commitment to breaking down the barriers holding too many…Continue Reading

Election Preview: Morgan Voters To Choose Sheriff From 3 Candidates

There are no Democratic candidates on the ballot in Morgan County for sheriff. But, there are three candidates on the Republican ticket. Polls are open 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 10.

Chief Deputy Wade Shambaugh,…Continue Reading

Election Preview: Morgan County Clerk

Morgan County voters have a few choices to make this election cycle. While many local races do not have Democratic candidates, there are quite a few Republican candidates. There are three candidates for sheriff, two for county clerk, and…Continue Reading

WVCALA: Justice Benjamin’s Record On The Supreme Court Should Concern West Virginians

Press release received from WVCALA

Charleston, W.Va. – To help inform West Virginians about the judicial philosophy of Justice Brent Benjamin, West Virginia Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse (WV CALA) today released a series…Continue Reading

Libertarian State Nominating Convention to Hear from Two Libertarian Presidential Contenders

Two contenders for the Libertarian Party nomination for President will address the state nominating convention of the Libertarian Party of West Virginia (LPWV) to be held Saturday, May 7, 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., at the Days Inn Conference…Continue Reading

West Virginia Bankers Association PAC Endorses Beth Walker For Supreme Court

Press release received from Walker campaign

Charleston, W.Va. –  The West Virginia Bankers Association Political Action Committee (WVBankPAC) has announced their endorsement of Beth Walker for Supreme Court.

“The…Continue Reading

Op-Ed: The 2016 Judicial Elections Are a Big Deal – and the Process is New

Op-Ed From Roman Stauffer, Executive Director of West Virginia Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse.

Voters across West Virginia should be aware of an important election change before they participate in early voting or head to…Continue Reading

League of Women Voters’ Candidate’s Forum to be held April 20 at Shepherd University

The second League of Women Voters’ Candidate’s Forum for this election cycle is coming up April 20, a Wednesday, in the auditorium of the Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History & Education (213 N. King St., Shepherdstown)…Continue Reading

West Virginians For Life PAC Endorses Beth Walker For Supreme Court

Release received from Walker campaign.

Morgantown, W.Va. –  The West Virginians for Life Political Action Committee (WVL-PAC) is pleased to announce the endorsement of Beth Walker for the 2016 election of the Supreme…Continue Reading

The Lawsuit Abuse ‘Dirty Dozen’: Legislative Candidates Funded By Personal Injury Lawyers

Press release received from West Virginia Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse (WV CALA)

Charleston, W.Va. – Which state legislative candidates this year are running for office based on campaign contributions from the personal…Continue Reading

Morgantown Attorney Eddie Wagoner Announces as Libertarian for House of Delegates

Eddie Wagoner of Monongalia County is the latest Libertarian to throw his hat into the ring for elective office this year. Wagoner, a Morgantown attorney, has announced his candidacy for House of Delegates in the 51st District, a sprawling…Continue Reading

Congressman Evan Jenkins Endorses Beth Walker For Supreme Court

Charleston, W.Va. – At a reception last evening in Huntington, WV, U.S. Congressman Evan Jenkins offered his endorsement of Beth Walker for Supreme Court.

“In 2008 Beth Walker spoke of her vision of a nonpartisan and nonpolitical…Continue Reading

West Virginia Medical Political Action Committee Endorses Beth Walker For Supreme Court

Press release received from Walker campaign

Charleston, W.Va. – WESPAC, the political action committee of The West Virginia State Medical Association (WVSMA), has announced the endorsement of Beth Walker for Justice of the…Continue Reading

Libertarian Party of West Virginia Announces Full Slate for Statewide Offices

Harpers Ferry, WV - Brenton (“Brent”) Ricketts of Harpers Ferry today announced his candidacy for State Auditor on the ticket of the Libertarian Party of West Virginia. “The foremost obligation of any public servant, and the fundamental…Continue Reading

West Virginia Coal Association Endorses Beth Walker For Supreme Court

Charleston, W.Va. – The West Virginia Coal Association has announced the endorsement of Beth Walker for Justice of the Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia, citing her extensive experience as a lawyer and her independent judicial philosophy.

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Zane Lawhorn to Run for U.S. House on Libertarian Party Ticket

Princeton, WV - The Libertarian Party of West Virginia (LPWV) is pleased to announce that Princeton Optometrist Zane Lawhorn has declared his candidacy for United States House of Representatives in the 3rd Congressional District. “The lack…Continue Reading

League of Women Voters’ Candidate Forums

The League of Women Voters offers two opportunities to get to know the candidates for the May 10 election.

On April 12, a Tuesday, at 7 PM at the Bolivar Community Center auditorium (60 Panama St., Harpers Ferry).
7:00-8:00…Continue Reading

West Virginia Independent Insurance Agents PAC Endorse Beth Walker For Supreme Court

Charleston, W.Va. – The Independent Insurance Agents of West Virginia announced their political action committee has endorsed Beth Walker for Justice of the Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia.

“After a significant review…Continue Reading

West Virginia Farm Bureau Endorses Beth Walker for Supreme Court

Charleston, W.Va. – The West Virginia Farm Bureau announced today their political action committee has endorsed Beth Walker for Justice of the Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia.

“This is an extremely important race for…Continue Reading

Libertarian Couple Announce Candidacies for State Legislature

Press release received from WV Libertarian Party

In what may be a first in West Virginia electoral politics, a wife-and-husband couple in Hardy County has announced their candidacies as Libertarians for House of Delegates…Continue Reading

Libertarians Announce Fifth Statewide Candidate: Buddy Guthrie for Commissioner of Agriculture

The Libertarian Party of West Virginia today announced the latest of its candidates for statewide office in this critical election year: Buddy Guthrie, of Morgantown, for Commissioner of Agriculture. “Our food system has been turned into…Continue Reading

2016 Pre-Primary Candidate Forums and Events

The Berkeley and Jefferson County Republican Organizations are conducting a series of Candidate Forums and activities to inform the voting public about their candidates in the upcoming primary election.

With all the attention on the…Continue Reading

WV Contractors Endorse Beth Walker for Supreme Court

Press release from Walker for Supreme Court Campaign

Charleston, W.Va. – West Virginia has made significant strides in the past year with regards to reforming its once predatory legal climate, opening up regulatory barriers…Continue Reading

Travis Simms Announces Candidacy as Libertarian for 32nd District House of Delegates

Rainelle, WV (Fayette County) The Libertarian Party of West Virginia today announces yet another Libertarian candidate for the House of Delegates in the 2016 elections: Travis Simms in the primarily Fayette County-based three-member 32nd…Continue Reading

West Virginia Libertarians Extend Welcome to “Liberty-Minded” Republicans in Light of Trump

Press release received from WV Libertarian Party

“If liberty-minded Republicans – favoring individual liberty, free enterprise, and limited government – are disheartened by the direction of the Republican Party in the…Continue Reading

Morgan Co. Commission Considering Raising Ambulance Fee, Paw Paw FVC Emergency Ops to Cease

After much discussion, Morgan County commissioners decided Thursday to schedule a public hearing on whether to raise the ambulance fee.  Morgan County Emergency Medical Services CEO Kevin Duckwall and Morgan County Emergency Services…Continue Reading

West Virginia Chamber Of Commerce PAC Endorses Beth Walker For Supreme Court

Press release from Beth Walker for Supreme Court Committee.

Charleston, W.Va. – The West Virginia Chamber of Commerce PAC announced their endorsement of Beth Walker for Justice of the Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia…Continue Reading

Libertarian Karl Kolenich Announces for Attorney General

Buckhannon, WV - Karl Kolenich, an attorney in private practice in Upshur County, today announced his intention to seek the Libertarian Party nomination for Attorney General. “I’ve never viewed myself as a politician,” said Kolenich,…Continue Reading

WV OMEGA, WVTA and WVWA Endorse Beth Walker for Supreme Court

Charleston, W.Va. – The West Virginia Oil Marketers & Grocers Association (OMEGA), the West Virginia Trucking Association (WVTA) and the West Virginia Wholesalers Association (WVWA) all announced today their political action committees…Continue Reading

West Virginia Business & Industry Council Endorses Beth Walker For Supreme Court

Charleston, W.Va. – The West Virginia Business & Industry Council (WVBIC) announced their endorsement of Beth Walker for Justice of the Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia today.

“West Virginia Business & Industry…Continue Reading

Libertarian Brad Hager Announces Candidacy for 20th District House of Delegates

Lenore, WV (Mingo County) Brad Hager today announced his candidacy as a Libertarian running for House of Delegates in the 20th District, encompassing roughly the northern half of Mingo County and a small portion of Logan County. “I think…Continue Reading

Sheriff Candidate Jones Responds to Gun Law Decision

Press release received from the Committee to Elect Davy Jones

A federal appeals court dealt a potentially serious blow to Maryland’s un-constitutional 2013 gun control law and similar measures across the country, ruling…Continue Reading

WVCALA: Over Two Hundred Personal Injury Lawyers Give To Justice Brent Benjamin

Charleston, W.Va. – Millionaire personal injury lawyers are many of the big contributors to state Supreme Court Justice Brent Benjamin, who is attempting to obtain taxpayer funding of his political re-election campaign. Thousands of lawsuit…Continue Reading

Libertarian Brent West Announces for State Treasurer, Proposes Salary Concessions

Vienna, WV (Wood County) Brent West, a member of the Executive Committee of the Libertarian Party of West Virginia and a former write-in candidate for Mayor of Vienna in 2012, today announced his candidacy for State Treasurer on the Libertarian…Continue Reading

Shale Energy Alliance Endorses Senator Craig Blairs’ support of Senate Bill 383

Charleston, W.Va.—The Shale Energy Alliance initiated a multi-week radio ad campaign today to thank State Senator Craig Blair for supporting Senate Bill 383, which promotes the efficient extraction of oil and gas resources across the…Continue Reading

West Virginia Health Care Pac Endorses Beth Walker For Supreme Court

Charleston, W.Va. – The West Virginia Health Care Political Action Committee (WVHC-PAC) has endorsed Beth Walker for Justice of the Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia, citing her independent judicial philosophy and her extensive…Continue Reading

Davey Jones Makes Statement on House Bill 4145

“I could not be on the house floor January 27th to discuss house bill 4145. However this bill is such an important piece of legislation to all West Virginians that I am obligated to weigh in on its discussion.

On January 19, state…Continue Reading

Op-ed: Bring Transparency to State’s Outside Counsel Law

Op-Ed by Roman Stauffer, Executive Director of West Virginia Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse

It’s time for state lawmakers to enact a good-government outside counsel rule requiring transparency and competitive bidding for…Continue Reading

Libertarian John Buckley Announces for Secretary of State

Mathias, WV (Hardy County) John S. Buckley, the 2014 Libertarian candidate for U.S. Senate today announced his candidacy for Secretary of State on the Libertarian Party ticket. “It’s time to open a seat at the table of state government…Continue Reading

WVCALA Applauds Governor Tomblin For Highlighting Legal Reforms in Annual State Address

Charleston, W.Va. – West Virginia Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse (WV CALA) applauds Governor Earl Ray Tomblin for mentioning in his annual State of the State address the much-needed legal reforms that were passed and enacted last year.…Continue Reading

Beth Walker Files Candidacy Paperwork For Justice Of The Supreme Court Of Appeals Of West Virginia

Charleston, W.Va. – As she filed her paperwork with the Secretary of State’s office to make her candidacy for Justice of the Supreme Court of Appeals official, Beth Walker reiterated her commitment to fairness, impartiality, and the rule…Continue Reading

Bill Ball Announces Bid For Jefferson County Clerk

Charles Town WV – Long time Jefferson County resident Bill Ball formally filed and declared his candidacy for Jefferson County Clerk for the 2016 election cycle.

Ball, 47, has lived in Tuscawilla Hills located west of Charles Town,…Continue Reading

Davy Jones files pre-candidacy papers to run for Berkeley County sheriff

Davy Jones, founder of WV Conservative Review and state chair of grass roots organizations, WV Liberty Political Action Committee (WVLPAC) and Our America Initiative, filed pre-candidacy papers to run for Berkeley County sheriff at the Berkeley…Continue Reading

WVCALA: West Virginia’s Legal System Is No Longer Ranked As A ‘Judicial Hellhole’

CHARLESTON, W.VA. – West Virginia’s legal system is no longer considered a “Judicial Hellhole” according to legal watchdog group West Virginia Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse (WV CALA). The annual “Judicial Hellholes” report (West…Continue Reading

HOSPAC Endorses Beth Walker for Supreme Court 

Charleston, W.Va. – The West Virginia Hospital Political Action Committee (HOSPAC) today announced the endorsement of Beth Walker for Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia, citing her extensive experience as a lawyer and her independent…Continue Reading

WVCALA: Supreme Court Candidate Wooten: A Favorite Of The Personal Injury Lawyers

Press release received from WVCALA.

CHARLESTON, W.VA. – Bill Wooten, a recently announced candidate for Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia has received nearly $45,000 in campaign contributions from personal injury…Continue Reading

Please Urge Senator Manchin to Support Saving The Shepherdstown Battlefield

Please Urge Senator Manchin to Support Saving The Shepherdstown Battlefield by visiting this web site and sending a “Letter to Joe”.

SAMPLE LETTER:

Dear Senator Manchin,
I urge you to introduce legislation…Continue Reading

WVCALA: New Study Details Philosophical Alliance Among State Supreme Court Justices

Charleston, W.Va. – To help inform West Virginians about philosophical alliances among justices on the Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia, West Virginia Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse (WV CALA) today released data outlining the ruling…Continue Reading

Beth Walker Announces Campaign For Supreme Court Of Appeals Of West Virginia

Morgantown, W.Va. – Today, Beth Walker announced her candidacy for Justice of the Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia. Walker, a successful attorney, said she hopes to bring fairness and a strong voice for all citizens to the state’s…Continue Reading

Six Residents File Petition Against Morgan Planning Commission Over Proposed Dollar General

BERKELEY SPRINGS, WV - Late last week, attorney Larry Schultz of Burke, Schultz, Harman and Jenkinson, filed papers with the Morgan County Circuit Court for some residents of southern Morgan County who oppose the possible building of a Dollar…Continue Reading

Comment Sought on House & Road Sign Ordinance in Morgan County

BERKELEY SPRINGS, WV - At their Jan. 22 and Feb. 5 meetings, the Morgan County Commission discussed the need for adequate road signage of hundreds of county roads. They are seeking public comment about a law that would require uniform signs…Continue Reading

WV CALA Launches Public Education Campaign Thanking House Of Delegates For Supporting Lawsuit Reform

Charleston, W.Va. – West Virginia Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse (WV CALA) today announced the launch of a statewide public education radio campaign to thank members of the West Virginia House of Delegates who have supported much-needed…Continue Reading

History Worth Fighting For: Court Rules County PC Violated WV Law

A Press Release from the Shepherdstown Battlefield Preservation Association

On February 26, 2015, the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals (WVSCA) ruled that the Jefferson County Planning Commission (PC), in two instances,…Continue Reading

WVCALA Applauds Attorney General Morrisey And Legislature For Leading On Outside Counsel Policy

Charleston, W.Va. – Legislation to bring transparency to the Attorney General’s use of outside counsel (Senate Bill 291), approved by the State Senate today, is a good government reform that will bring transparency to state’s use of…Continue Reading

Morgan Planning Commission Vote Could Allow Commercial Development at Oakland Overlook

A Morgan County Planning Commission hearing was held Feb. 17 regarding re-platting of lots at Oakland Overlook in the southern part of the county. Cross Development, LLC, which has a purchase contract on the land with contingencies, requested…Continue Reading

Write-In Candidate For Hancock Town Council Makes Appeal

I am Charles Wilkinson

I ask for your vote as a WRITE-IN CANDIDATE for COUNCILMAN FOR HANCOCK, MARYLAND.

Many of you will remember that I ran for Councilman in the election of 2013.

Since 2013 I have been able to meet…Continue Reading

Southern Morgan Residents Oppose Proposed Dollar General Store

At a community forum Monday night in southern Morgan County, approximately 60 people said they opposed the building of a Dollar General store at the intersection of Oakland Road and U.S. 522. The site, south of Berkeley Springs on the busy…Continue Reading

WV CALA Encourages Policymakers To Support Lawsuit Reforms That Bring Fairness To Our Court

Press Release received from WV CALA.

Charleston, W.Va. – Allocating responsibility for harm in lawsuits should be based on fairness, according to most West Virginians, and West Virginia…Continue Reading

Mooney To Serve On Powerful Natural Resources Committee

Martinsburg, WV- Congressman- Elect Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) has been selected to serve on the powerful House Committee on Natural Resources in the 114th Congress starting in January.

The Committee on Natural Resources has wide jurisdiction…Continue Reading

Alex Mooney Wins WV-02 Congressional Race

Press Release received from Mooney campaign.

Charles Town, WV - Alex Mooney won the congressional race in West Virginia’s second congressional district Tuesday evening, previously held by Shelly Moore Capito.

With 93…Continue Reading

Morgan County Elects New Commissioner and Helps Elect New State Senators, Delegates

Berkeley Springs, WV - Many candidates with ties to Morgan County ran races for West Virginia Senate and House of Delegates. Republican Daryl Cowles of Berkeley Springs has held the 58th Delegate district seat since 2006, which comprises…Continue Reading

Fmr. Gov. Gary Johnson endorses Fmr. Del. Buckley for WV Senate

Press release received by Buckley campaign.

Hardy Co., WV -  Fmr. Del. John Buckley, the Libertarian candidate for United States Senate, was today endorsed by former two-term Governor of New Mexico, Gary Johnson.

Like…Continue Reading

Mooney Endorsed By Inter-Mountain, Martinsburg Journal, Parkersburg News And Sentinel

Press release received by Mooney campaign

Kearneysville, WV - This past weekend, Alex Mooney was endorsed by three West Virginia newspapers: Inter-Mountain, Martinsburg Journal, and Parkersburg News and Sentinel.

Inter-Mountain…Continue Reading

Libertarian Candidates to Attend Border Rally

Scott Depot, WV - Former Delegate John Buckley, Libertarian for U.S. Senate and Davy Jones for U.S. House of Representatives, will be attending a No Amnesty rally on October 25th at Scott Depot. The rally, organized by Overpasses for America’s…Continue Reading

Sen. Manchin Speaks on Government, Middle East, War on Coal in Berkeley Springs

BERKELEY SPRINGS, WV - Sen. Joseph Manchin, D-W.Va. made the rounds in the Eastern Panhandle on Wednesday and Thursday. Some of his stops were a town hall in Hardy County, Romney Senior Center in Romney, Martinsburg VA Medical Center, his…Continue Reading

Libertarian fmr. Del. Buckley for WV Senate sums up debate message: Too. Much. Government.

Press Release received from the Buckley campaign.

Hardy Co., WV - Libertarian fmr. Del. John Buckley participated in today’s U.S. Senate debate sponsored by West Virginia Public Broadcasting.

Buckley issued this statement…Continue Reading

Mooney Campaign, West Virginians For Life Points Out Nick Casey’s Fallacies

Press Release received from Mooney campaign.

Charleston, WV - Last Friday, West Virginians For Life pointed out the fallacy being perpetrated by Democrat nominee for Congress Nick Casey about his pro-abortion record.

In…Continue Reading

Candidate Buckley - Capito cowardly for skipping debate

Hardy Co., WV - Fmr. Del. John Buckley, Libertarian for United States Senate, today termed “cowardly” the Republican candidate’s announced decision to skip the scheduled second debate set for Friday. The Friday debate, to be hosted…Continue Reading

Libertarian Buckley for WV Senate speaks up for marriage equality AND Christians’ religious liberty

Press Release received from Buckley campaign.

Beckley, WV - Fmr. Del. John Buckley, the Libertarian candidate for U.S. Senate, in Beckley for newspaper interviews and campaigning at a gun show, today issued a qualified endorsement…Continue Reading

Corridor H, Finish It! Endorses Alex Mooney For Congress

Press Release received from Mooney campaign.

Charleston, WV – Corridor H, Finish It! endorsed Alex Mooney, Republican candidate for Congress in West Virginia’s second congressional district.

Corridor H, Finish It!…Continue Reading

Sportsmen’s And Animal Owners’ Voting Alliance Endorses Alex Mooney For Congress

Press Release received from Mooney campaign.

Kearneysville, WV - Today, Alex Mooney, Republican nominee for Congress in West Virginia’s second congressional district, was endorsed by Sportsmen’s and Animal Owners’…Continue Reading

Mooney Campaign “Nick Casey Lies About His Sleezy Trial Lawyer History”

Press Release received from Mooney campaign.

Charleston, WV - Yesterday, at the Charleston Daily Mail Editorial Board meeting, Democrat nominee for Congress in West Virginia’s second congressional district, Nick Casey,…Continue Reading

Martinsburg Selected for Home Rule Pilot Program

The West Virginia Legislature created the Municipal Home Rule program in 2007.  The initial phase included Bridgeport, Charleston, Huntington, and Wheeling.  Last year, the Legislature modified the program and tasked the Municipal…Continue Reading

Libertarian fmr. Del. Buckley reacts to WV Senate Debate

Clay Center, Charleston, WV - Fmr. Del. John Buckley, Libertarian candidate for WV Senate, called tonight’s senate debate “a boring, waste of time.”

Buckley noted that neither Capito nor Tenant said one word about “the massive…Continue Reading

WV CALA: “West Virginia Is Not For Sale”

Charleston, W.Va. - The personal injury lawsuit industry has rapidly increased its effort to buy influence with lawsuit-friendly legislative candidates across West Virginia, according to analysis of recent campaign finance reports by West…Continue Reading