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Lawsuits mount over ‘culture war’ bills passed by West Virginia Republicans

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 […]

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West Virginians considering abortion need good information about the procedure. This bill might keep them from getting the facts.

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 […]