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The Second Amendment must be respected, period

By Conrad Lucas | Mar 13, 2018

HUNTINGTON – There is no population in America more adamant about protecting our constitutional rights than West Virginians, and chief among these God-given rights is the Second Amendment. As a candidate for Congress in Southern West Virginia’s third district, my promise to the voters is this: I will always defend your right to keep and bear arms, and I pledge to be a tireless voice for our pro-gun values on every possible occasion.

AGs push for swift passage of child pornography victim bill

By Chris Dickerson | Mar 6, 2018

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has joined a group of 55 attorneys general in pushing the U.S. House of Representatives to support timely and meaningful restitution for victims of child pornography.

The sun is shining, and it's a dark day for asbestos plaintiff lawyers

By The West Virginia Record | Apr 18, 2017

Asbestos attorneys are feeling the earth move under their feet, they're feeling the sky tumbling down, a-tumbling down, and they can't get that Carole King tune out of their heads.

New bill would reward West Virginia businesses hiring veterans

By Tricia Erickson | Feb 24, 2017

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Evan Jenkins (R-W.Va.) voted recently to pass legislation that would help increase job opportunities to veterans.

Jenkins: Dislocated miner training bill aimed at getting state back to work

By Carrie Salls | Feb 7, 2017

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Evan Jenkins (R- W.Va.) is among three Congressmen who have taken the lead on a bipartisan bill aimed at providing expanded retaining opportunities for coal miners who have become dislocated.

Never ever give up

By The West Virginia Record | Jul 27, 2016

As Scarlett O'Hara observed at the close of Gone With the Wind, “Tomorrow is another day!” The same sentiment applies to a week, a month, and a year.

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