16 hrs ago
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.
21 hrs ago
Group Hits Rahall on Carbon Tax
In campaign politics, it doesn't take much to tie someone to an unsavory policy position.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Strengthening Our Communities
Recently, I was successful in pressing the Office of National Drug Control Policy to expand the Appalachia High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area , which enables our State's law enforcement officers and officials to access additional Federal resources to further their drug control and prevention efforts.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
News 4 Jax
West Va. rep. visits JaxPort regarding dredging
Moving large ships in and out of Jacksonville is a major enterprise here, but to keep it floating, the city says it has to dredge the river from the Dames Point Bridge all the way to the ocean 7 feet deeper.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Democrats in disarray
During the push to pass Obamacare in 2010, then House Speaker Nancy Pelosi pleaded, "We have to pass the bill to find out what's in it."
Tue Nov 26, 2013
AFT Endorsements. Charleston, West Virginia News from Eyewitness News
Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Several Democrats have received early endorsements for the 2014 primary election from the AFT-West Virginia's Committee on Political Education.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Open up Americana s slot-bidding to big rivals?
Let the big airlines in on the action, too. That's what four key Congress members - two Republicans and two Democrats - are saying to Attorney General Eric Holder about how to divvy up the gates and landing That's what four key Congress members - two Republicans and two Democrats - are saying to Attorney General Eric Holder about how to divvy up ... (more)
Charleston Daily Mail
Ohio County delegate Ryan Ferns to switch parties, file as Republican
Delegate Ryan Ferns of Ohio County will renounce his membership in the Democratic Party this morning and file as a Republican.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Rob Richie and Devin McCarthy: How to fix a broken Congress
We are a year away from the 2014 elections, but the early returns are already in: FairVote's Monopoly Politics 2014 projects winners and their victory margins in 373 of 435 congressional districts.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Logan To Use Federal Funds For Storm Damage
Logan , Logan County , West Virginia The city of Logan has been given a waiver to use federal funds to help with damage from March 2012 storms that led to flooding, mudslides and landslides.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
News Summary: Request to preserve air service
BEING HEARD: Leaders of the congressional transportation committees want the Justice Department to allow all U.S. airlines to bid on gates and landing rights being given up by American Airlines and US Airways as a condition of their merger.
Williamson clinic expansion gets $800K from feds
A group of Mingo County residents campaigning to expand a community health center in Williamson received a boost Thursday when they were awarded an $800,000 federal grant.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
The Weekly Standard
Obamacare in 2014
Debbie Wasserman Schultz, the Florida congresswoman and chair of the Democratic National Committee, is nothing if not dedicated to the cause.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Funding coming for Pine St. damage
Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin and Congressman Nick Rahall announced Wednesday afternoon that the Federal Emergency Management Agency has provided a waiver to allow the City of Logan to use federal funding to acquire and demolish five residential properties on Pine Street in Logan and permanently close the roadway.
Williamson Daily News Online
Mingo receives housing grant
U.S. Rep. Nick Rahall, along with Senators Jay Rockefeller and Joe Manchin , announced Tuesday the U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development has awarded funding to rehabilitate housing owned and occupied by low-income families in southern West Virginia.
Continuing fight against drugs
Rep. Nick Rahall announced Wednesday that Wyoming will be added to the Appalachia High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area , enabling law enforcement there to receive additional federal resources to help further drug control efforts.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
The Weekly Standard
Rep. Nick Rahall: I Don't Regret Voting for Obamacare
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Dem rep: I'm not sure Obama's "fix" for canceled plans is exactly legal
It's Nick Rahall, who was all of 27 years old when he was sworn in for his first term in the House in 1977 and has been there ever since - well more than half his life.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Overnight Health: No ObamaCare shake-up
The White House on Monday denied reports of a staff shake-up in the aftermath of the botched ObamaCare rollout.
ABC, NBC Ignore D.C. Insurance Commissioner's Firing; CBS Covers
Monday's CBS This Morning is the sole Big Three newscast so far to cover the firing of William P. White, a day after the now former D.C. official criticized President Obama's plan to let insurers temporarily restore canceled health insurance policies for a year.