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  1. Boycott planned as museum opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | Texarkana Gazette

    Four years after it broke ground and nearly two decades after civil rights veterans began pushing for its establishment, the country's first state-sponsored civil rights museum will open today in Mississippi at a cost of more than $90 million. But for all the work that went into it and a companion state history museum here in the state capital, a growing number of the civil rights pioneers and modern-day activists it's supposed to honor are boycotting its kickoff event.

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  2. Trump turns celebration of Mississippi Civil Rights Museum 'into a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | Los Angeles Times

    Four years after it broke ground and nearly two decades after civil rights veterans began pushing for its establishment, the country's first state-sponsored civil rights museum will open Saturday in Mississippi at a cost of more than $90 million. But for all the work that went into it and a companion state history museum here in the state capital, a growing number of the civil rights pioneers and modern-day activists it's supposed to honor are boycotting its kickoff event.

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  3. Why a former Mississippi governor wona t attend the civil rights museum openingRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 7 | Sunherald.com

    Former Secretary of the Navy and former Mississippi Gov. Ray Mabus, second from left, is greeted by friends at Millsaps College in Jackson, Miss., Friday, Feb. 17, 2017. Mabus released a statement Thursday explaining why he won't attend the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum opening on Saturday.

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  4. W.Va. launches program to combat veteran suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | The Republican

    ... may need. "West Virginia's veterans have made immense sacrifices in service to our state and nation," Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin told the State Journal when announcing the initiative on Sept. 7. "When our military men and women return to civilian life, ...

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  5. UOG poll: crime drugs, top public's concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 27 | KUAM News

    Crime and drugs. No surprise those top the list of hot items in our community. Along with that topic, a recent poll out of the University of Guam gives us a glimpse of who and what voters will be thinking about when they cast their vote next November.

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  6. WV educator has spent her life pushing to give students more say-soRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 26 | West Virginia Metro

    ... role during his first go-round. She draws praise from throughout her tenure by the likes of former Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin. "Kathy D'Antoni has been a real leader in changing education in West Virginia and was an invaluable part of our education and ...

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  7. Sanchez High political poll implies similar concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | KUAM News

    The primary election is less than a year away, and an early poll by Sanchez High School students shows many of the same issues rank as the public's top concerns. The survey also predicts a tight race for Governor, although a majority of voters are still undecided.

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  8. Bob Ashley named West Virginia insurance agent of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... the House Finance Committee and chairman of the House Banking and Insurance Committee. In 2015, then-Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin appointed Ashley to fill an unexpired term in the state Senate by Governor Earl Ray Tomblin where he served on the Judiciary, ...

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  9. Another departure for the Justice administrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    ... to getting back into private practice." Garcia started in the Governor's Office in December 2012 with Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin as deputy general counsel and was retained by the Justice administration. Before serving in state government, Garcia ...

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  10. Who should decide who serves on the state school board?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    ... see eye-to-eye with the governor. The new board president became Tom Campbell, an appointee of former Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin and a Greenbrier County resident like Justice. New faces on the board were Dave Perry, Frank Vital, Miller Hall, Jeff ...

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  11. Celebration for Century retirees planned Saturday in Jackson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    JACKSON COUNTY, W.Va. - Former West Virginia Governor Earl Ray Tomblin is among those expected in Jackson County Saturday for a celebratory picnic for Century Aluminum retirees.

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  12. Safe roads vital to West Virginia educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | The Republican

    ... educate children. Thomas W. Campbell was appointed to the state Board of Education in December 2012 by Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin. He comes to the board after 16 years in the House of Delegates, where he served as chairman of the House Education ...

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  13. West Virginia Rises to Protect LGBTQ RightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | Yes! Magazine

    ... economic prosperity. Gay marriage took legal effect in West Virginia in October 2014, when then-Governor Earl Ray Tomblin announced that the Attorney General's office would not fight a lawsuit that challenged the state's ban on same-sex unions. "I ...

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  14. West Virginia Court Unblocks Right To Work LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | JD Supra

    ... 2016, the West Virginia legislature passed the Workplace Freedom Act over the veto of then-Governor Earl Ray Tomblin. The Act also prohibits a union and an employer from entering into a collective bargaining agreement that compels all employees to ...

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  15. Judge: No guns in school-used West Virginia city rec centersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2017 | Education Week

    ... while in city rec centers. The law was passed by a Democratic majority Legislature and signed by then-Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin, also a Democrat. The state now is led by Republican lawmakers and Gov. Jim Justice, who recently switched from Democrat to ...

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  16. Wonder Women 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | Morgantown

    ... personal experience. She grew up in Oklahoma and worked on Capitol Hill before taking a job with Governor Earl Ray Tomblin's office in 2012. Her first assignment? Organize the state's 150th birthday bash. "It taught me more about West Virginia than ...

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  17. ProgressRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... , California, Illinois, Missouri and Louisiana. Kudos to legislators, to Gov. Jim Justice and former Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin for making West Virginia courts less intimidating places for businesses. That is not all we need - but it is a very good start.

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  18. Bringing New Jobs to W.Va.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | The Intelligencer

    ... California, Illinois, Missouri and Louisiana. Kudos to legislators, to Gov. Jim Justice and former Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin for making West Virginia courts less intimidating places for businesses. That is not all we need - but it is a very good start. ...

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  19. Ribbon CuttingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | The Review

    ... of the funds coming from the State of West Virginia Land and Conservation Fund grant, approved by then-Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin, and the facility was then built by Juszczak Construction of Chester. Holmes said talks of building a permanent restroom ...

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  20. Keith Burdette named president, CEO of Polymer Alliance ZoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... and the Jobs Investment Trust, West Virginia's venture capital organization. He was a member of former Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin's Workforce Development Council and served as a member of the Community and Technical College's Board of Governors. He led ...

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