2 hrs ago
Foreign Fuels Reduction Act - Good for Biofuels?
Mixed emotions are emanating from the introduction of the " Foreign Fuels Reduction Act, " introduced by U.S. Senators Joe Manchin and Bob Corker .
5 hrs ago
Same-sex marriage could take decades to be legal in every state | Harry J Enten
Unless the federal government or supreme court act, southern states will most likely oppose gay marriage for the foreseeable future State senator Scott Dibble sponsored a bill that made Minnesota the third state to legalise same-sex marriage this year.
Mon May 20, 2013
The Washington Post
Iran policy: End of the road?
Then there is the congressional piece of the puzzle. This week the House will take up legislation by Reps.
Administration scandals demand fresh mass media look at 'Project Gunwalker'
When gun rights blogger Mike Vanderboegh , National Gun Rights Examiner David Codrea and Seattle Gun Rights Examiner Dave Workman first exposed the "Project Gunwalker" scandal at the very end of 2010, the mass media had no interest in the story.
Cortland Acres residents chat with Sen. Manchin online
Stanley "Champ" Sedmock, a 13-year resident of Cortland Acres, may not have to wait long for U.S. Sen.
Sun May 19, 2013
Manchin launches 5th - Commonsense Connections' week
U.S. Senator Joe Manchin has announced that his office will launch its fifth "Commonsense Connections" Week beginning Monday, May 20.
Adkins addresses council
A local man who found himself in the limelight recently following a verbal disagreement with U.S Senator Joe Manchin addressed the Logan City Council on May 14 to address his concerns about a proposal from the United Nations which he feels could be stifling to the freedoms many Americans take for granted.
Sat May 18, 2013
Mass. US Senate hopefuls spar over gun control ad
Republican U.S. Senate nominee Gabriel Gomez defended his stance on gun control Friday and lashed out at Democratic nominee and veteran Congressman Edward Markey for alluding to the Connecticut school massacre in a TV campaign ad that criticized Gomez on the gun issue.
Fri May 17, 2013
Ad Slams Arizona Sen. Flake for Flaking on Background Checks
Last month, Republican Sen. Jeff Flake broke with his Arizona colleague John McCain to vote against the background check compromise brokered by Sens.
Collateral Damage: 'Heck no' the IRS mess 'doesn't help us' on gun control, Manchin says
Sen. Joe Manchin III , West Virginia Democrat, has remained hopeful that he can re-introduce legislation to expand gun-purchase background checks after one he crafted with Sen.
Senators Corker And Manchin Introduce Bill To Fix Unintended Consequence Of Renewable Fuels Mandate
Senators Bob Corker and Joe Manchin on Thursday introduced the "Foreign Fuels Reduction Act," legislation that would help ensure only domestically-sourced fuels are used to meet the Renewable Fuel Standard .
Thompson to take W.Va. cabinet post
The speaker of the House of Delegates will step down in June to become part of the governor's cabinet.
Frontier workers rally before contract talks
About 150 members of the Communications Workers of America and other unions rallied in front of Frontier Communications offices in Kanawha City on Thursday to support upcoming contract negotiations.
Thu May 16, 2013
W.Va. Gets $1M to Offset Costs from Fall Snowstorm
West Virginia is getting more than $1 million in federal funding to offset the cost of its response to the crushing snowstorm that Hurricane Sandy spawned last fall.
In gun control battle, Ayotte says 'I won't back down'
While much of Washington's attention is on the various controversies involving the IRS, the Benghazi attack and the Justice Department subpoena of the Associated Press, those on both sides of the gun control debate are engaged in trying to sway public opinion.
New lawsuit filed against WVU over Bresch degree scandal
Two former business school deans caught up in a master's degree scandal six years ago are suing West Virginia University again, arguing that the school has ignored its obligation to repair their tarnished reputations.
Weirton Daily Times
McNeil details priorities for term
Incoming New Cumberland Mayor Linda McNeil says she has a list of priorities she wants to pursue over the next four years.
Wed May 15, 2013
The Dodge County News
Good folks here
Golf - Rickie Fowler, Jack Nicklaus. Football - Jay Cutler, John Elway, Todd Heap, Brent Jones, Nick Mangold, Peyton Manning, Kaluka Maiava, Burgess Owens, Bart Starr, Tim Tebow, Tom Waddle.
Parties seek IRS probe
Members of Congress on both sides of the aisle have called for an investigation of the Internal Revenue Service after the agency admitted to targeting conservative groups for audit.
Reclaim America PAC: Says Kelly Ayotte voted to 'fix background checks.'
New Hampshire Sen. Kelly Ayotte saw her poll numbers drop after she voted against a proposal to expand background checks on gun sales.