By JESSICA FARRISH
BECKLEY, W.Va. — In a visit Tuesday to southern West Virginia, Patrick Morrissey – the state’s attorney general and Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate – blasted U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., calling the former governor of the state a “dishonest liberal.”
Morrisey, who lives in Jefferson County, came to Raleigh County to tour Philips Machinery, one of Beckley’s largest employers. Phillips is poised to become a leader of underground haulers and continuous miners.
“It’s actually a nice trip down memory lane,” Morrisey said. “I was here in 2012, when I first ran for attorney general.
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