Drama over Amendment 2 continues

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CHARLESTON — Gov. Jim Justice’s road show against eliminating tangible personal property taxes continued Tuesday, this time with Republican lawmakers in attendance, and union leaders weighing in on the Governor’s side. Justice held his third community conversation against Amendment 2 on ...

Manchin pulls permitting reform language

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CHARLESTON — Unable to get all 50 members of the Democratic caucus on board and with Republicans unwilling to throw him a lifeline, U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin asked that his permitting reform language be pulled from a bill to keep the federal government funded. In a statement released Tuesday ...

Former WV AFL-CIO president Jim Bowen dies at 87

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Former West Virginia AFL-CIO President and former Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Corp. board member Jim Bowen, who dedicated his life and career to assisting working men and women across the state of West Virginia and the entire nation, passed away Tuesday at the age of 87. “I struggle to put ...

Urban Mission Ministries ready to reveal ministry plans

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STEUBENVILLE — Urban Mission Ministries is ready to reveal its Seventh Street Plaza design plans that include the development of a ministry and opportunity corridor in downtown Steubenville on North Street. That multi-year, multimillion-dollar undertaking will be shared Thursday during the ...