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  1. Ex-Dem nominee starts 3rd-party West Virginia governor bidRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Marietta Times

    West Virginia's Democratic nominee for governor from 10 years ago is jumping into this year's race outside of the two major political parties. Charlotte Pritt filed paperwork with the secretary of state Friday to run for governor as a member of the Mountain Party, West Virginia's Green Party affiliate.

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  2. Mountain Party candidate Charlotte Pritt files to run for governorRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    ... (D-Vt), a former presidential candidate. "Like Bernie said, it's not about me." Pritt, who defeated U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) in the 1996 Primary Election for governor, is running for the position a third time. "We need to look at the ...

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  3. Clinton Promises 'Millions' Of Green Jobs - But What About Coal Country?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton points at President Barack Obama as she arrives onstage at the end of his speech on the third night of the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania U.S., July 27, 2016. REUTERS/Jim Young Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton said her policies would create "millions of good-paying clean energy jobs" while formally accepting her party's nomination Thursday in what many Democrats billed as a historic night.

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  4. Manchin hopeful FEMA reimbursement rate will go up; senator back in flood zoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | West Virginia Metro

    U.S. Senator Joe Manchin will be in Rainelle and White Sulphur Springs Thursday reviewing flood recovery efforts with representatives of federal agencies. Manchin toured parts of Clay and Kanawha counties Wednesday.

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  5. Best AlternativeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 26 | The Inter-Mountain

    In the rush to build new solar and wind power generating facilities - and sometimes force Americans to buy their high-priced electricity - government is overlooking by choice a realistic "alternative" energy: coal.

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  6. Christian voters left wanting in Trump vs ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | The Hill

    As a proud American who votes as a political "independent," I'm left wanting in the choice of presidential candidates, watching with eager anticipation as the two political parties develop platforms on policy issues and what issues the candidates will focus on during their upcoming conventions and the campaign in the fall The issue many Americans consider most critical is the protection and respect for the inherent dignity of the human person. Considering the plethora of injustices and difficulties in our country today, the disregard for human life seems to be at an all-time high.

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  7. West Virginia Sanders delegate says DNC chair right to resign after hacked e-mail releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | West Virginia Metro

    ... during a Monday appearance on MetroNews "Talkline." In addition to Kessler, the delegation included U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.), Governor Earl Ray Tomblin, Secretary of State Natalie Tennant, state Treasurer John Perdue and West Virginia ...

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  8. DNC kicks off Monday in Philadelphia; 37 delegates to represent W.Va.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | West Virginia Metro

    ... Wells Fargo Center. Biafore is part of the 37-member delegation representing the Mountain State. U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-W.Va), Governor Earl Ray Tomblin, Secretary of State Natalie Tennant, Treasurer John Perdue and state Senate Minority Leader ...

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  9. Jennifer Garner brings it home for flood victimsRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 24 | Washington Times

    Jennifer Garner, the Hollywood actress and former Charleston resident, has raised more than $500,000 for flood relief in West Virginia. This does not include the money from her "West Virginia Strong" T-shirt sales, nor the more than $120,000 raised at a fundraiser held Tuesday evening, hosted by the star and her childhood friend, state Sen. Corey Palumbo at University of Charleston.

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  10. Will Tim Kaine Flip-Flop on Taxpayer-Funded Abortion Now that He's Hillary's Running Mate?Read the original story

    Saturday Jul 23 | The Weekly Standard

    When news broke that Hillary Clinton had chosen Virginia senator Tim Kaine to be her running mate, NARAL showered praise on Kaine for maintaining a "100% pro-choice voting record in the U.S. Senate." Despite saying that he's a Catholic personally opposed to abortion, Kaine has voted against even modest restrictions on abortion, including a ban on most abortions after the fifth month of pregnancy, a stage in life when infants can feel pain and survive long-term if born prematurely.

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  11. West Virginia seeking higher reimbursement rate from FEMA for public flood repair projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | West Virginia Metro

    ... projecting nearly $200 million in flood damages and that number was expected to grow, according to U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) who said he spoke in support of the request with President Barack Obama's chief of staff Friday. FEMA regulations, ...

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  12. a AbortionaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Breitbart.com

    Democrat presumptive presidential nominee Hillary Clinton has chosen Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her running mate, a man who shifted to a fully pro-abortion stance in order to be in sync with Clinton, who believes an unborn baby - up until its birth - has no constitutional rights and can be aborted if that is the choice of his or her mother. I'm thrilled to announce my running mate, @TimKaine , a man who's devoted his life to fighting for others.

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  13. Media CEO's $250k check to GOP group draws Democratic outcryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Hastings Tribune

    The Republican association has spent almost $1.1 million to aid GOP state Senate President Bill Cole's bid for governor against billionaire Democrat Jim Justice.

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  14. Hometown Pride: Actress Jennifer Garner Brings in $500K for West Virginia Flood VictimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Insurance Journal West

    Jennifer Garner, the Hollywood actress and former Charleston resident, has raised more than $500,000 for flood relief in West Virginia . This does not include the money from her "West Virginia Strong" T-shirt sales, nor the more than $120,000 raised at a fundraiser held Tuesday evening, hosted by the star and her childhood friend, state Sen. Corey Palumbo at University of Charleston.

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  15. Senate Democrats AWOL on supporting our troopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | SavannahNow

    While the attention of many American voters is focused on the Republican convention and the prospect of change in Washington, it's unfortunately still business as usual in Congress. On Tuesday night, Senate Democrats blocked a Defense Department spending bill, marking the third appropriations bill derailed in recent weeks - and the third time that elected lawmakers have been AWOL when it comes to supporting America's armed forces.

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  16. West Virginia editorial roundupRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Inter-Mountain

    Lawmakers in Washington are exclaiming they took major action this week to combat the opioid drug abuse problem plaguing the nation, but they haven't earned a hearty slap on the back just yet.

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  17. Uber Cleared to Offer Rides in West VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Insurance Journal West

    Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin and U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin introduced Uber to West Virginia by hailing the state's first ride. After an Uber trip from Capitol Market in Charleston to the state Capitol, Manchin and Tomblin announced Uber's launch in Charleston and Morgantown on Tuesday afternoon, with plans to expand.

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  18. Gabby Giffordsa Group Urges Hillary Clinton To Say a Gun Lobbya Not a NRAaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Breitbart.com

    ... on using the words "gun safety" and "preventing gun violence" instead of gun control. Gun control Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) did the same thing in April 2015, when he referred to his failed 2013 gun control push as an effort to secure "gun safety." ...

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  19. Mountain Party gubernatorial candidate hopes to build on the Bernie Sanders messageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | West Virginia Metro

    One of the goals for the Mountain Party in 2016 is finding a way to channel the anti-establishment fervor that sparked the successful campaign of Democratic Socialist Bernie Sanders in West Virginia and translating it into votes for their candidates in state and local races in November. Former Democratic gubernatorial candidate Charlotte Pritt sits at the top of the Mountain Party ticket-making her third bid for Governor and first since joining the Mountain Party in 2012.

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  20. Tomblin and Manchin catch the first Uber ride in West VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Big News Network.com

    ... of Big News Network. - Uber rides are now available in the state of West Virginia. On Monday, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) and Governor Earl Ray Tomblin were the first passengers in the state to catch a ride in Charleston. ';I'm real excited ...

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