7 hrs ago
Krauthammer to Sen. Manchin: Why Aren't You a Republican?
Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., is known for often bucking heads with Democratic Party leadership.
14 hrs ago
The Daily Caller
Senate coalition looks to end wind subsidies
A bipartisan coalition of senators is urging lawmakers to allow tax credits for wind power production to expire at the end of this year, saying that 20 years of taxpayers subsidies is enough.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
ACA nearly cripples emergency services
The latest fallout in the debacle that is the Affordable Care Act came to light this week when federal legislation had to be introduced to keep local volunteer fire departments and first responders on the job.
Williamson Daily News Online
Manchin speaks out about proposed budget dea...
U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin held a press conference Wednesday afternoon to go over the new budget proposal introduced by Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., and U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013 to provide budget certainty through 2015.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Real Clear Politics
Senate Seats That Could Flip in 2014
A lot of the commentary about the 2014 elections has focused on the limited opportunities for either party to gain in the House of Representatives.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Manchin says budget bill headed in right direction
West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., announced Wednesday he will vote this weekend for the Bipartisan Act of 2013, a two-year budget deal that focuses on reducing the deficit through reform and responsible spending.
Tyler Star News
Senator Manchin visits Momentive
From left: Plant Manager Dan Beringer, Senator Joe Manchin, President of Local 698C Ed Bartrug, Senior VP of Additives Sector Ian Moore.
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, for example, has adopted and implemented a Housing First approach that first places an emphasis on placing homeless individuals in housing so they are better able to tackle the issues that lead to their homeless plight.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Sen. Manchin: Republicans, Democrats Must Seek 'Shared Vision'
Representatives from diverse interest groups and political parties must put politics aside and forge solutions to form a "shared vision" for the country, Senator Joe Manchin said Monday.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Immigration - reforms' must wait
"Comprehensive immigration reform" appears to be dead for this year, and it probably will remain dead until after the mid-term elections next fall.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
What others think around the United States
This year has seen the emergence of a new national group, Conservatives Concerned About the Death Penalty, which has been assembling a network of like-minded activists since its debut at the Conservative Political Action Conference in March in National Harbor, Md.
Giffords Creates New Gun Control PAC
Former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords of Arizona has created a political action committee to back candidates no matter what their party affiliation as long as they support tougher gun control measures.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Will the Congressional Stalemate Ever End?
"Enough is enough," said President Obama at a press conference on Nov. 21, the day Senate Democrats weakened the filibuster to make it harder for Republicans to block judicial nominees.
Pearl Harbor Day ceremony to be held in Charleston
The approximately 15 Pearl Harbor survivors remaining in West Virginia will be honored at 12:30 p.m. at the Lee Street Triangle, on the corner of Lee and Capitol streets.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Manchin WV Tour
Wheeling, Ohio County , West Virginia U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin will discuss job creation, small business growth and educational opportunity during a tour this week of the Northern Panhandle and the Metro Valley.
Will Obamacare Fixes Satisfy Senate Democrats?
The last day of November was billed as a key date for fixing HealthCare.gov, but the real test may come on Dec. 9, when Senate Democrats return to Washington from a two-week break.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Moderate Senators Hope to Prevent Government Shutdown
A self-appointed group of bipartisan senators are waiting in the wings to prevent a government shutdown next month just in case the official panel of House and Senate leaders fails to reach a budget compromise.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Charleston Daily Mail
Tentless Christmas at mansion is good
For six Christmases, East End residents complained about the party tent next to the Governor's Mansion.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Tomblin restarts homeless program
Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin issued an executive order Wednesday reactivating a program started in 2007 to fight homelessness in the state, and placing it under the Department of Health and Human Resources.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Charleston Daily Mail
Another Democrat makes switch to GOP
Ohio County Democratic Delegate Ryan Ferns on Monday announced he is switching his party affiliation and will run for state Senate as a Republican in 2014.