West Virginia

Julia Conley, staff writer
"If Joe Manchin votes to confirm Kavanaugh, it will be just one more example of Manchin falling in line to advance his own interests, rather than serving the people and the women of West Virginia."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
"Trump is actively destroying the planet in order to enrich his billionaire...
Julia Conley, staff writer
"We had a listening session with Betsy DeVos today, but I don't think she heard...


The over-reaching, over-regulating, money-grubbing feds at OSHA have fined Freedom Industries an exorbitant $11,000 for last January's massive spill of coal cleaning chemicals that left 300,000 West Virginians without safe water, one in five people with health problems and local businesses down about $61 million. Oh yes, and the "clean-up" site is still leaking - twice last month - but Freedom, which has conveniently declared "bankruptcy," says it's only because of "heavy rain" and who could've...