Democratic Super PAC Defends Nick Rahall
House Majority PAC, a Democratic super PAC, is up with a significant television ad campaign to defend Rep. Nick J. Rahall II in West Virginia.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Nick Rahall (D, West Virginia) must repudiate the pension-busting financial transaction tax.
Do not be embarrassed if you have to ask, What is a financial transaction tax ? I had to have had it explained to me, too.
2013 December 06
Each day in West Virginia, licensed domestic violence programs provide services to nearly 500 women, children, and men.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Frazier named Democrat of the Year
Governor Earl Ray Tomblin joined with Democratic leaders from throughout West Virginia in honoring Sheila Frazier as one of West Virginia's Outstanding Democrats of the Year.
The Wichita Eagle
Chamber of Commerce ads to run in Idaho, W.Va.
This Oct. 24, 2012 file photo shows Rep. Mike Simpson, R-Idaho, in Boise, Idaho.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
The Daily Caller
Conservatives target West Virginia Dem for supporting carbon tax
Conservatives have ramped their efforts to unseat West Virginia Democratic Rep. Nick Rahall, criticizing his vote for a carbon tax that would adversely affect the coal-heavy state he represents.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
The Florida Times-Union
Locals lobby hard for Jacksonville port dredging support
A West Virginia Democratic congressman who sits on a powerful House transportation committee is the latest ally in the local push to land an expensive project to deepen JaxPort's shipping channel.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Rockefeller supports Iran agreement, while Manchin optimistic
Sen. Jay Rockefeller, D-W.Va., is supporting the agreement Secretary of State John Kerry helped reach with Iran last weekend.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Rahall: Dont cut Social Security, Medicare
Rep. Nick J. Rahall, D-W.Va., is urging the joint House and Senate committee tasked with negotiating a budget agreement to not cut Social Security and Medicare benefits.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Committee Leaders Urge DOT Secretary to Protect U.S. Aviation from EU Emissions Trading Scheme
Bipartisan leaders of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee and the Aviation Subcommittee today wrote to Department of Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx urging him to protect U.S. aircraft operators from unfairly being subjected to a European Union aviation emissions cap and trade system while a global plan to reduce emissions ... (more)
Dallas Morning News
The leadership of the House and Senate transportation panels Friday urged the U.S. Department of Justice to let all carriers compete for the slots and gate that American Airlines and US Airways must surrender.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
The Most Competitive Race in West Virginia?
Democrats recruited West Virginia State Auditor Glen Gainer to run in the 1st District in the aftermath of the government shutdown.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Federal lawmakers work on water resources bill
Federal lawmakers Wednesday began reconciling their differences over sweeping legislation to provide up to $12.5 billion to repair the nation's water infrastructure.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
House passes bill allowing people to keep their health plan
Defying a veto threat from President Barack Obama, the House approved legislation Friday that would allow insurance companies to renew individual health insurance policies and sell similar ones to new customers next year, even if the coverage does not provide all the benefits and consumer protections required by the new health care law.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
This Is Suddenly the Most Important Month of Obama's Presidency
With his announcement on Thursday that his administration would allow insurers to delay non-Obamacare compliant policy cancellations for a year, President Obama hoped to regain control of the law's rollout ahead of a critical House vote later on Friday.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
House Approves Rahall Backed Effort to Improve Dam Safety
"Dams protect our people, homes, and provide essential drinking water, power, and recreational opportunities for our citizens.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Charleston Daily Mail
Prichard facility to boost exports
Workers have spent the past year preparing for the construction of the Prichard Intermodal Facility in Wayne County.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Beckley ARH announces plans to expand and renovate
A local hospital announced its renovation project to facilities to better help patients and the community.