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6 hrs ago | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

New rule aims at reducing coal dust exposure

The U.S. Labor Department's Mine Safety and Health Administration announced on Wednesday a new rule aimed at reducing the amount of allowable coal dust in underground coal mines in order to reduce the exposure to the potential of contracting coal workers' pneumoconiosis, better known as black lung.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Joe Manchin, US Senate, Democrat, US House of Representatives

10 hrs ago | Politico

House Majority Pac WV-03 ad slams Jenkins over Koch money - N.C....

House Majority PAC WV-03 ad slams Jenkins over Koch money - N.C. Republicans debate for second time in two days - Grimes backs Keystone XL - The left's 'secret club' The following newsletter is an abridged version of Campaign Pro's Morning Score.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Kay Hagan, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Prosperity, WV, Beckley, WV

15 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

In West Virginia, anti-Nick Rahall ads do double duty

West Virginia has three congressional districts, created by two horizontal-ish lines trisecting the state from side to side.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative David McKinley, Democrat

19 hrs ago | Williamson Daily News Online

Rahall announces funding for water projects in Mingo, Wayne counties

U.S. Rep. Nick Rahall, D-W.Va., announced Tuesday the award of more than $1.4 million in federal grant monies from the U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development for water and wastewater infrastructure projects in Mingo and Wayne counties.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Agriculture, Science, Mingo County, WV, Wayne County, WV

Wed Apr 23, 2014

WCHS-TV Charleston

WV Democrats Call on Jenkins To Condemn Ryan Budget

A group of West Virginia Democrats is calling on Republican U.S. House candidate Evan Jenkins to condemn the budget proposal put forward by U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Ron Paul, Republican, Paul Ryan, Prison

Daily Kos

Koch Group Sends Out Mailings Telling WVA Voters It's Too Late to Register

Voters in at least eight West Virginia counties have been mailed "misleading and confusing" material that may make them incorrectly believe they aren't eligible to vote in next month's election, Secretary of State Natalie Tennant said Tuesday.The leaflets - mailed by the Americans for Prosperity Foundation - warn voters that if they do not update ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Switched

West Virginia Secretary Of State Accuses Koch-Backed Group Of 'Misleading' Voters

West Virginia Secretary of State Natalie Tennant attacked Americans for Prosperity, a conservative nonprofit backed by billionaires Charles and David Koch, on Tuesday for distributing "misleading" and "confusing" voter registration mailings, according to the Associated Press .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, West Virginia, 2012 Presidential Election, Jeff Sessions, US Senate, Republican, Capitol Hill (Washington, DC)

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Two years in the making: Excitement surrounds Oakvale School opening

School officials, parents and students gathered today for the dedication of the new Oakvale Elementary School.

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Related Topix: Oakvale, WV, Family, Kids, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

The Macon Telegraph

Rahall convenes meeting on W.Va. drug problems

Rahall is co-chair of the Congressional Caucus on Prescription Drug Abuse. He has called for a review of the federal response to the prescription drug abuse problem in West Virginia.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Charleston Daily Mail

Hoppy Kercheval: Third Congressional race is heating up

There was a point last week in the campaign for West Virginia's 3rdCongressional District where it felt as though we were seven days before the general election instead of seven months.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

The Wall Street Journal

Can Democrats Use Obamacare to Persuade Voters?

Are there any voters left who haven't made up their minds about the Affordable Care Act? Not many, but Democrats are counting on a few at the margins to come their way.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Barack Obama

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Williamson Daily News Online

Rahall participates in groundbreaking, answers questions from constituents

West Virginia Third District Congressman Nick Rahall continued his tradition of direct contact with constituents in a visit Tuesday to Logan.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Mingo County, WV

Washington Times

Some W.Va. state Dems flip to GOP for midterms

As Republicans rally for more control in West Virginia's long-time Democratic Legislature, a few Democrats have jumped ship to the GOP and are challenging former colleagues in midterm races.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, West Virginia, West Virginia Government, Delegates, Swing, Barack Obama

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Drug-related death, illness statistics grim in Mercer, McDowell

Southern West Virginia's persistent drug-abuse problem is now evident in state statistics: Both Mercer County and neighboring McDowell County have some of the highest rates for drug overdoses and drug-related health problems.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Joe Manchin, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, West Virginia, West Virginia Government, Mercer County, WV, McDowell County, WV

Fri Apr 18, 2014

News Max

Democrat Super PAC Banks $6.5M for TV Ads in 24 Key House Races

A Democrat super PAC plans to blitz the airwaves in the fall with TV ads in two dozen key House races as the embattled party faces a GOP onslaught fueled by cash from the conservative Koch brothers.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Representative Cheri Bustos, US House of Representatives, Representative Brad Schneider, Democrat, Representative Scott Peters, Representative Ann Kirkpatrick

Daily Kos

House Majority PAC reserves $6.5 million in fall TV time on behalf of Democrats

The Democratic-aligned House Majority PAC, which you can think of as the official unofficial super PAC of the DCCCC, has released a list of 24 districts where it's made its first fall ad reservations of the cycle.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Representative Dan Maffei, Democrat, Republican, John Kline, Liberal Political News

TheDailyBeast.com

Senior Dem's Tough Re-Election

After 38 years in Congress, Rep. Nick Rahall is facing his toughest race yet and could join a number of longtime members in leaving Congress next year.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, 2012 Presidential Election, Republican, Ralph Hall, John Dingell

Big News Network.com

Picking up the pace in the 3rd District race

Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news.

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Related Topix: US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News, Cabell County, WV

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Williamson Daily News Online

Mingo Democrat Women hear from field directo...

Mingo County's Democrat Women's Club met Tuesday to discuss their plans for the 2014 election.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Nick II Rahall, Mingo County, WV

Sunshine State News

Meet the New Nancy Pelosi: Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Debbie Wasserman Schultz would love to move up the congressional ladder and Republicans are already trying to paint her as the next Nancy Pelosi.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Democrat, Nancy Pelosi, Steny Hoyer, Barack Obama

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