Time runs out for a bill that would have tightened regulations on pseudoephedrine sales.
For those living in the Mountain State and in the teaching profession, it would appear their voices are beginning to be heard. More>>
Members of the House of Delegates agreed with changes the Senate made to the bill to quickly and quietly pass it along to Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin. More>>
When the Future Fund came to the House floor for debate, several amendments to the House Finance Committee amendment were offered. More>>
The bill passed the full Legislature just before 11 p.m. March 8. More>>
A bill to allow breastfeeding in public, with discretion, has passed the full Legislature.
While most nominations were approved as a group, Sen. Roman Prezioso, D-Marion, pulled one candidate from the list and voted individually on her appointment. More>>
The resounding message for teacher pay raise in the House Chamber on March 8 was "this is not enough of a raise." More>>
When it comes to the issue of municipal firearms, Delegate Meshea Poore, D-Kanawha, said many questions are still left unanswered. More>>
The West Virginia Senate paused for a moment to honor a chief medical officer in the Mountain State on the last day of the Legislative session.
The commissioner of the West Virginia Department of Agriculture says that economic growth through farming stands to benefit many West Virginia families. More>>
After more than three hours of debate, the House also accepted the judiciary committee's decision to limit all consumers across the state to buying 24 grams of cold medicine each year, half what's currently allowed. More>>
Members of the West Virginia Senate on March 7 sent their version of a bill made in response to a chemical leak on Jan. 9 back to the House of Delegates for consideration.
Whether it's Facebook or Twitter, anyone who is anyone has an account, including West Virginia lawmakers. More>>
While lawmakers and legislative staffers tweet and post to Facebook, lobbyists often check those feeds to see how they can best explain their causes. More>>
A deadline is creeping up for growers interested in leasing prime farmland on West Virginia Department of Agriculture property at the Lakin State Farm in Mason County. More>>
The West Virginia Senate passed the Dangerous Wild Animals Act, House Bill 4393, on March 6. More>>
A bill to prohibit abortions performed after 20 weeks post-conception has moved forward in the West Virginia Judiciary Committee and will be heard on the Senate floor later this week. More>>
The West Virginia House of Delegates passed Senate Bill 373, the water bill, by a unanimous vote on March 5. More>>
The Senate Health and Human Resources Committee took up House Bill 4588, most recently referred to as the abortion bill, on March 4. More>>
The full House still needs to pass the amended bill and compromise on a final version with the Senate. The legislative session ends Saturday. More>>
The House bill would permanently repeal a provision that imposes sharp rate increases on people who buy homes in flood-prone areas. More>>
Although the House of Delegates Finance Committee discussed considerably fewer amendments for the water bill, the discussion continued well into the evening hours. More>>
If it looked like the West Virginia Division of Highways didn't salt your road after Monday's snowstorm, it could be because the DOH didn't. More>>
With the last few days of the legislative session in sight, House members voted on several bills March 4 during their morning floor session.
Huntington Mayor Steve Williams will spend 90 minutes with Marshall University students, faculty, staff and administrators Thursday, March 6, as part of an ongoing effort to improve communications. More>>
On March 3, members of the House of Delegates welcomed Delegate Anthony Barill, D-Monongalia, back to the House floor.
After more than 50 amendments and 10 hours of discussion, members of the West Virginia House of Delegates Judiciary Committee passed their version of Senate Bill 373 to the House Finance committee. More>>
A bill to create a future fund in West Virginia continues to advance through the House of Delegates. More>>
The House Judiciary Committee will meet again to discuss the measure at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 2.
West Virginia lawmakers on Capital Hill sent a letter of their own to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention urging for more health studies on crude MCHM.
U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., asked federal regulators to ban Bitcoin, a virtual currency that has been tied to illegal activities. More>>
The West Virginia Senate passed three constitutional resolutions Feb. 26.