West Virginia

Julia Conley, staff writer
In anti-labor messaging guide, State Policy Network acknowledges teachers are underpaid but urges anti-labor groups to fight their calls for fair wages
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Oklahoma educators
Sen. Bernie Sanders, meanwhile, thanked them for "leading the nation in the...
Julia Conley, staff writer
The $50 million in school funding that was included in a bill last week "will...


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...