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  1. Morrisey eyeing run for governorRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    "We're going to keep all of our options open and take a close look at all of the possibilities over the next six months," said Patrick Morrisey, a Republican who was elected attorney general in 2012 and whose term expires in 2016. Photo by Michael Erb West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey, a Republican, says he is considering running for governor in 2016.

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  2. Morrisey mulling run for governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Martinsburg Journal

    "We're going to keep all of our options open and take a close look at all of the possibilities over the next six months," said Patrick Morrisey, a Republican who was elected attorney general in 2012 and whose term expires in 2016. Morrisey is among several possible gubernatorial candidates recently identified by the state Republican party.

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  3. Bring Us Budget Surpluses, SantaRead the original story

    Saturday | The Intelligencer

    Eric Holder has promised me he will not attempt to force me to divulge my source, leaving me free once again this year to reveal the contents of some of the many letters received by Santa Claus. I'm told many missives came from folks all over the Ohio Valley, telling Santa, strangely enough, that they wanted a gift for some people - but thought they ought to handle it themselves.

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  4. Sights Set On 2016?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Intelligencer

    Morrisey, a Republican, was elected to his current post in 2012 and his term will be up in 2016. He is among several candidates identified by the state Republican Party as possible choices to succeed term-limited Democrat Earl Ray Tomblin.

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  5. Editorial: Vivek Murthy's opportunity to discuss gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Boston.com

    ... but had lost their seats in the November election, voted for him, and his nomination passed, 51-43. Senator Joe Manchin of West Virginia said Murthy's "political activism" disqualified him, because the surgeon general is "America's leader on public ...

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  6. Obama says in year-end presser that Keystone pipeline will carry...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Daily Mail

    Obama says in year-end presser that Keystone pipeline will carry only Canadian oil and have minimal impact on gas prices - but one senator says he's dead wrong Senator John Hoeven, a North Dakota Republican, says his state and Montana are both planning to move crude oil on the $8 billion pipeline Hoeven said the Canadian oil's current transport - trucks and trains - have a bigger climate change impact than the pipeline Incoming Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said this week that approving the 1,179-mile pipeline will be the Senate's first job in January But the Nebraska Supreme Court could decide next month to reject its proposed path through the state, setting the project back months or longer President Barack Obama stepped into an oil-slicked Keystone Pipeline mess on his way out of town Friday, contradicting the findings of his own State and Energy Departments.

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  7. Lawmakers Right To Say No to BillRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | The Intelligencer

    Hundreds of provisions worth billions of dollars to small groups of Americans were included in the $1.1 trillion spending bill approved by Congress a few days ago. That is how many of the votes for such legislation are obtained, by including something for everyone.

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  8. DNR Director Frank Jezioro to retireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | West Virginia Metro

    West Virginia Division of Natural Resources Director Frank Jezioro will retire December 31. The announcement came Friday from Governor Earl Ray Tomblin's office. Jezioro said it was something he had been mulling over since the summer.

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  9. Senator Manchin's Christmas GreetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Logan Banner

    As we celebrate this joyous holiday season, Gayle and I would like to take a moment to wish all of our fellow West Virginians a very Merry Christmas and a happy New Year.

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  10. "More Populism" Not As Simple As It SoundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | The Washington Monthly

    Harold Meyerson today addresses the increasingly popular false equivalency habit of treating Elizabeth Harris as the left-wing counterpart to Ted Cruz or Jim DeMint - an ideologue placing ideological pressure on a mainstream party. [T]hese assessments miss one crucial difference between Warren and the right-wingers: She has crossover appeal.

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  11. Oliver Luck resigns as WVU's AD for No. 2 job in NCAARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Post-gazette.com

    Oliver Luck resigned Wednesday as West Virginia athletic director to take a post as executive vice president of the NCAA. He will serve as second-in-command to NCAA president Mark Emmert.

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  12. 113th Congress ends with more fights than featsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    The tempestuous 113th Congress has limped out of Washington for the last time, capping two years of modest and infrequent legislating that was overshadowed by partisan clashes, gridlock and investigations. "Thank God it's over," Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., said as he left the Capitol late Tuesday.

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  13. Sen. Manchin Skypes High School StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WOAY

    The nearly 30 students at the session asked the Senator Manchin questions on a variety of topics including the conflict in Ferguson following the death of Michael Brown, the rising cost of higher education and student debt, the EPA's proposed regulations on the coal industry, West Virginia's education standards and the fight against illegal drug abuse. Students say the session was very informative and a great way to connect with young adults.

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  14. Elizabeth Warren And The Independent Community Bankers of America Are ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Baseline Scenario

    Antonio Weiss has been nominated to become Undersecretary for Domestic Finance at the Treasury Department. A growing number of people and organizations have expressed reservations about this potential appointment, which requires Senate confirmation - including Senator Dick Durbin , Senator Jeanne Shaheen , Senator Joe Manchin , the American Federation of Teachers , and other groups .

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  15. A few confirmation questions for Obama's SecDef nomineeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Washington Examiner

    Several senators returning in 2015, among them Diane Feinstein, John McCain and Joe Manchin, have already announced that they support President Obama's nomination of Dr. Ashton Carter for secretary of defense. Feinstein, D-Calif., welcomed "Dr. Ash Carter's nomination" and urged her colleagues to "move his nomination" expeditiously.

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  16. Senators Pressure FHFA to Reconsider Home Loan Bank Membership RuleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | National Mortgage News

    More than two dozen Senate lawmakers signed a letter this week that urges the Federal Housing Finance Agency to drop its proposal to tighten Federal Home Loan Bank membership rules. A letter co-authored by Sens. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., and Mark Kirk, R-Ill., and signed by 27 other senators, urged the FHFA to reconsider its proposed mortgage asset test.

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  17. Capito joins Manchin on energy panelRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Weirton Daily Times

    Republican Sen.-elect Shelley Moore Capito will join Democrat Sen. Joe Manchin on the Energy and Natural Resources Committee in January, making coal and natural gas-rich West Virginia the only state to have both of its senators on the panel.

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  18. Sine Die - Obama Signs Cromnibus - Congress fails on Tria -...Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Politico

    THAT'S ALL, FOLKS The AP's Alan Fram on the close of this Congress: "The tempestuous 113th Congress has limped out of Washington for the last time, capping two years of modest and infrequent legislating that was overshadowed by partisan clashes, gridlock and investigations. 'Thank God it's over,' Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., said as he left the Capitol How's this for a legacy? Just over 200 bills became law during the past two years, according to congressional data.

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  19. Capito To Join Manchin On PanelRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Big News Network.com

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  20. 113th Congress ends with more fights than featsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    By ALAN FRAM Associated Press WASHINGTON - The tempestuous 113th Congress has limped out of Washington for the last time, capping two years of modest and infrequent legislating that was overshadowed by partisan clashes, gridlock and investigations. "Thank God it's over," Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., said as he left the Capitol late Tuesday.

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