Post Tagged with: "West Virginia"

May 9, 2012 07:02

1/3 of West Virginia Dems pick jailed felon over Obama in primary

Obama’s war on coal which is critical to West Virginia’s economy and everyone else’s electric rates may have had something to do with it. – The Hill

January 17, 2011 06:18

Is Obama lying about his focus on jobs and the economy?

David Asman compares the administration’s words with the reality of government actions that are destroying jobs and driving up energy prices which will cripple the economy.

January 17, 2011 05:49

E.P.A. Revokes Coal Mining Permit It Had Granted in 2007

The agency’s action on Thursday preempted a court decision and provoked an immediate outcry from West Virginia politicians, the coal industry and other businesses that have raised objections to what they consider economically damaging regulatory overreach by the E.P.A.

October 25, 2010 14:24

Inhofe Predicts GOP Will ‘Definitely’ Take The Senate

Inhofe is confident the GOP will win: “We’ll take over the following seats where there are Democratic incumbents: Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Pennsylvania, Washington state, Wisconsin, West Virginia — where I’ll be Monday — North Dakota, and I think California.”

October 11, 2010 06:33

Raese: Manchin ‘For Obamacare Before He Was Against It’

Surging GOP Senate candidate John Raese is doubling down on his allegation that West Virginia Gov. Joe Manchin lied by saying that he opposed the unpopular Obama healthcare overhaul.

October 7, 2010 03:41

W.Va. Sues Obama, EPA Over Mining Coal Regulations

“Over the past year and a half, we have been fighting President Obama’s administration’s attempts to destroy our coal industry and way of life in West Virginia,” Manchin said today.

October 5, 2010 09:16

Sharron Angle pulls ahead of Reid!

For the first time Sharron Angle has pulled out 3 points ahead of Harry Reid. In West Virginia Obama’s environmental policies push Republican ahead of popular Democrat governor.

August 16, 2010 10:26

3 special elections could tip lame duck session

Illinois, Delaware and West Virginia all have special elections that could tip the balance of power in the senate beginning in November.

July 9, 2010 06:58

Special election OK for Byrd’s seat

West Virginia’s top lawyer cleared the way Thursday for Gov. Joe Manchin to put a special election for the late Robert C. Byrd’s Senate seat on the November ballot.

June 28, 2010 10:40

Could finance reform die with Byrd?

Rick Santorum explains how the finance reform bill could be in trouble if the West Virginia Governor who is a conservative Democrat appoints himself as Byrd’s replacement.