From The Charleston Gazette-Mail:
Through dogged and commendable persistence, the Associated Press last week obtained copies of activity schedules for Gov. Jim Justice.
Going over seven months of scheduling, the AP reported the records show the governor “almost never meets with his Cabinet, is rarely at the Capitol and was largely missing at one of the most critical points of this year’s legislative session. The schedules mostly show him at photo ops or simply unaccounted for.”
This is hardly surprising for anyone who has followed the Justice administration since the governor took office more than two years ago. His absence during key moments of legislative sessions, especially in 2018 during the early stages of a nine-day, statewide teacher strike, has been painfully noticeable. …