News From: West Virginia

by Kris LaGrange | on May 01, 2018

Coal Miner Killer Running for US Senate

Next Tuesday, voters in West Virginia will head to the polls to vote in the state's primary. Republican voters will see the name Don Blankenship on the ballot in the Senate primary. Blankenship,...

by Press and Media | on Mar 29, 2017

Gov. Justice does Justice

2017 has not been a good year for beating back Right to Work (for Less) bills at the state level.  Just this year two states, Kentucky and Missouri have both passed bills to make their states...

by Press and Media | on Oct 06, 2016

Stopping Right to Work in West Virginia

Having been granted a preliminary injunction in August blocking enforcement of the state’s new right to work law, state labor unions have filed a petition in Kanawha Circuit Court seeking a...

by Press and Media | on Feb 15, 2016

West Virginia Is Now The 26th Right-To-Work State

This article first appeared in the Daily Caller by Connor Wolf.  West Virginia Republicans overrode a veto by Democratic Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin Friday, successfully passing right-to-work.Tomblin...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jan 27, 2016

You Already Have The “Right-To-Work"

The Utility Workers Union of America sends out a communication called UWUA E-News, it goes out to their members from coast to coast with news from UWUA unions from across the country. UWUA Local 304...

by Kris LaGrange | on Dec 01, 2015

West Virginia up to no good

Legislators in West Virginia began hearing arguments about the pro’s and con’s of legislation that would make the state right to work.  Republican legislators, citing union member...