The West Virginia Legislature has concluded its 60-day session after passing nearly 300 bills. But a bill to abolish the personal income tax wasn’t one of them.
With their first supermajority since taking control of the West Virginia Legislature, Republican lawmakers laid out an ambitious agenda going into the regular 2021 session in February. The bills they passed included a ban on transgender girl student athletes participating in girls’ school sports, weakening unions’ abilities to collect dues from employees, and restrictions on […]
With less than two weeks until the end of the legislative session, West Virginia lawmakers have spent recent weeks debating legislation relating to rights, including bills focused on speech, guns, abortion, voting, gender and racial equity.
While some people who’ve had abortions in West Virginia regret them, and others say those decisions were best for them, they agree on the importance of accurate information. But a bill working its way through the West Virginia Legislature would require health care professionals to provide them with one piece of information that isn’t supported […]