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(Video) Capito Speaks Out on Tax reform


U.S. Senator Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) today spoke on the Senate floor to deliver the latest in a series of speeches on the need to pass comprehensive pro-growth tax reform—highlighting supportive statements from West Virginia families, manufacturers and small businesses and illustrating how it will benefit the state.    

Manchin Plea to Drug Makers Over WV Overdose Crisis

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U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) sent a letter to Scott Gottlieb, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and Robert Patterson, Acting Administrator of the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), asking the administrations to consider rescheduling and requiring additional risk mitigation for the drug gabapentin, a nerve-pain medication labeled as …




Reverses Title II Framework, Increases Transparency to Protect Consumers, Spur Investment, Innovation, and Competition WASHINGTON, December 14, 2017—The Federal Communications Commission today voted to restore the longstanding, bipartisan light-touch regulatory framework that has fostered rapid Internet growth, openness, and freedom for nearly 20 years. Following detailed legal and economic analysis, …


Hollywood Funnyman Man Dead at 87

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A Hollywood icon has passed away. One of the funniest and talented voices of the 1960s and ’70s, this guy starred in two very popular shows making one better and the other possible. The Alabama native  Jim Nabors, who starred as Gomer Pyle on The Andy Griffith Show and on …


NASCAR Hall of Famer Dead

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A NASCAR legend, owner, hall of famer and World War II veteran has died at the age of 92. Walter Maynard “Bud” Moore Jr. (May 25, 1925 – November 27, 2017)[1] was a NASCAR car owner who operated the Bud Moore Engineering team. A decorated veteran of World War II, he described himself as “an old country …


Area Obituaries for November 27, 2017

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Area obituaries for central West Virginia. Fletcher Ernest Cosner, age 74, of Weston, WV died Sunday, November 26, 2017 at Bridgeport Health Care Center in Bridgeport, WV. He was born December 26, 1942 in Baltimore, MD, a son of the late Fletcher Vernon and Isabella Jeffries Cosner. He is survived …