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New House Committee to Cultivate Small Business Growth 11-20-2013 10:17
House Speaker Tim Miley and his leadership team are forming a Small Business, Entrepreneurship, and Economic Development work group with the intent of it becoming a standing committee focusing on those issues when the regular legislative session begins Jan. 8.
2013 Budget Bill and Monongalia County TIF Bill Passage 04-22-2013 08:05
The West Virginia Legislature passed House Bill 2014, the Budget Bill, in just three days of an extended session.
Senate Completes Senate Bill 105 and Adjourns Sine Die 04-18-2013 10:03
Today the Senate completed Senate Bill 105,which would allow rule making authority relating to administration, collection and enforcement of local sales, use and excise taxes by the Tax Commissioner.
House Adjourns 1st Extraordinary Session Sine Die 04-18-2013 09:47
The House convened today to consider and pass three bills and adjourn the 1st Extraordinary Session.
The Legislature convened this evening for the 2013 First Extraordinary Session to complete legislation on two bills.
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2014 Furbearer Trapping Seasons to Open Nov. 1 10-24-2014 11:59
West Virginia’s trapping seasons will open Nov. 1, 2014
Babcock State Park’s Glade Creek Grist Mill featured on U.S. Postal Service Priority Mail® stamp 10-23-2014 09:59
The iconic Glade Creek Grist Mill at Babcock State Park, a favorite of photographers from around the world, is now featured on a stamp issued by the United States Postal Service
Morgantown school helps set new world record for Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge
West Virginia’s 2014 wild boar firearms season opens Oct. 25 10-21-2014 12:05
Wild boar firearms season in West Virginia is scheduled to open Oct. 25 and run through Nov. 1, 2014
Pipestem State Park’s fall 2014 Trout Wrangler registration extended 10-21-2014 11:59
2015 spring dates announced
West Virginia drivers should take extra caution to avoid deer collisions during the fall months 10-21-2014 11:49
The WVDNR encourages motorists to be more cautious while driving this time of year, as deer/vehicular collisions increase significantly during the months of October and November
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Annual deer hunt for charity set in W.Va. 10-24-2014 19:50
The hunt is sponsored by the state Division of Natural Resources. It will occur Saturday on private land, and only antlerless deer will be taken.
Keep McKinley in Congress 10-24-2014 15:49
Voters in West Virginia's First Congressional District have had reason to be grateful for good judgment in sending David McKinley to the House of Representatives. Since early 2011, McKinley has served the region courageously and capably.
Glade Creek Grist Mill in W.Va. now on US stamp 10-24-2014 11:50
The Glade Creek Grist Mill at Babcock State Park is being featured as a stamp from the U.S. Postal Service. The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources says the Postal Service recently issued the stamp featuring the Fayette County attraction.
W.Va. drivers urged to be on lookout for deer 10-24-2014 07:44
The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources says collisions between cars and deer increase significantly during the months of October and November. Officials suggest motorists drive defensively, be aware of their surroundings, drive with headlights on and use high beams when possible.
Legislative Leaders Support Ballot Issue That Could Increase Visitors to West Virginia 10-24-2014 03:45
Senate President have endorsed passage of the amendment to allow the Boy Scouts of America to let other organizations use the Summit Bechtel Reserve in , said, "The facility sits empty except in the summer. This amendment would allow us to take advantage of the Scouts' investment in our state to generate and attract economic activity."
Funding available for W.Va. volunteer programs 10-23-2014 16:27
Rep. Nick Rahall said Wednesday that the Corporation for National and Community Service is accepting grant applications from state groups.
Secretary of State Press Releases
Early Voting begins October 22 in West Virginia; Early Voting period includes two Saturdays 10-21-2014 05:46
Tens of thousands of people are expected to take advantage of the Early Voting period in the 2014 General Election, which begins Wednesday, October 22 and continues until Saturday, November 1.
Secretary Tennant Issues Statement On Passing of Oce Smith 10-14-2014 10:53
Secretary Tennant issued the following statement regarding the passing of Oce Smith, the long-time West Virginia House of Delegates Sergeant-At-Arms.
Secretary of State Natalie E. Tennant is reminding West Virginians who want to cast a ballot in the 2014 General Election that the final day for new voters to register or to update a voter registration is October 14.
West Virginians can enter their name, the name of the veteran they are honoring, upload a picture, and share a brief story about the veteran. The tributes of other West Virginians can also be read on the Vote in Honor of a Veteran page.
Former Secretary of State, Congressman Ken Hechler Turns 100 Years Old September 20 09-19-2014 12:49
Hechler was elected to the United States House of Representatives in 1958 and served until 1977. In 1984 Hechler was elected West Virginia Secretary of State and served until 2001.
Secretary of State’s Office Kicks Off Statewide Educational Tour on Constitution Day 09-17-2014 11:30
The National Student/Parent Mock Election president says the event has helped introduce more than 50 million children, teens and adults to democracy since 1980.
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Local Judicial Corruption In WV Social Security Office Could Topple National SSA Commissioner
West Virginia News 02-21-2013
Problems Within The Social Security Administration Are Mounting... by Jack SwintWhat began back in late 2010 as a regional SSA scandal alleging fraud and 'case-fixing' of disability appeal claims with the Office of Disability Adjudication Review (ODAR) office in Huntington WV, now has federal authorities and US Senators focusing their...Read more...
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