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WV Senate bill would increase property tax rates
By March 29, 2017 Read More →

WV Senate bill would increase property tax rates

By LACIE PIERSON The Herald-Dispatch HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Senate on Wednesday will vote on a bill that will place a greater burden on taxpayers to support their local public school systems and a burden on their local boards of education to choose between maximizing funds for their school districts or lowering local property […]

Justice vetoes right-to-work fix
By March 29, 2017 Read More →

Justice vetoes right-to-work fix

By RUSTY MARKS The State Journal West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice has vetoed a bill intended to fix technical problems with right-to-work legislation passed by the state Legislature last year. Justice announced Tuesday, March 28 he had vetoed Senate Bill 330. The bill attempted to clean up ambiguous language that raised questions about whether the […]