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Activists distorted view of coal at EPA hearing

Activists distorted view of coal at EPA hearing

    By Bryan Leyland and Tom Harris At this week’s Environmental Protection Agency public hearing on the withdrawal of the ‘Clean Power Plan’ in Charleston, West Virginia, anti-coal activists were out in force. The meeting was swamped with activists—Climate Justice Alliance, Sierra Club, Citizens Climate Lobby, Mid‐Ohio Valley Climate Action, Moms Clean Air Force, Natural Resources Defense Council, etc. Several groups also met at the University of […]

Chiang Joins State Treasurers From Illinois, Pennsylvania, West Virginia in Urging Companies to Help Fight Opioid Epidemic

Chiang Joins State Treasurers From Illinois, Pennsylvania, West Virginia in Urging Companies to Help Fight Opioid Epidemic

Accountability Sought at Cardinal Health and AmerisourceBergen State Treasurer John Chiang today joined state treasurers from Illinois, Pennsylvania and West Virginia in urging drug companies Cardinal Health and Amerisource Bergen to address the heroin and opioid epidemic or face potential financial consequences in their stock prices. Drug companies Cardinal Health and AmerisourceBergen must act to […]

Pacific Legal Foundation prods West Virginia to stop road-blocking new moving companies

Pacific Legal Foundation prods West Virginia to stop road-blocking new moving companies

Representing entrepreneur Arty Vogt, PLF challenged a law that let established movers veto new competitors; the state has responded by repealing it In a victory for economic liberty, West Virginia has repealed its anti-competitive restrictions on entry into the moving business.  The law was the target of a constitutional lawsuit filed last year by Pacific […]

Sanders takes WV; Trump sweeps WV, NE primaries

Sanders takes WV; Trump sweeps WV, NE primaries

By George Miller Trump continued his victorious run to the GOP convention on Tuesday, 5-10-16, with overwhelming wins in West Virginia and Nebraska. That’s not as hard when all 16 competitors have quit or suspended their campaigns. In spite of that, Cruz still garnered 18% of the vote in Nebraska, to Kasich’s 11%, overwhelmed by Trump’s […]