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Keeping Our Liberty Secure

July 4, 2015 After years of frustrating attempts to persuade the home government in London to do something constructive about our many legitimate complaints as British citizens, Americans on July 4, 1776,... more »»

Paying a True Prevailing Wage

July 3, 2015 A substantial number of West Virginians earn their daily bread in the construction industry. more »»

Ensure July 4 Is a Celebration

July 3, 2015 Candy canes do not explode and blow off hands. Easter eggs do not blind children. If prepared properly no seder meals eaten on Passover prove lethal. But Independence Day is different. more »»

Providing Quality Law Enforcement

July 3, 2015 Wheeling officials have two good reasons to support City Manager Robert Herron’s decision to increase pay for police officers. Both of them involve commitments. more »»

Cracking Down On Crooked Officials

July 3, 2015 Perhaps the most important person in the Department of Veterans Affairs is retiring, leaving behind a long list of critics. Some say he did not do his job well enoug. more »»

Keep Predators Away From Kids

July 2, 2015 Duane David Will Jr. probably will not be working anywhere — except perhaps in a prison laundry — during the next several years. more »»

Gambling For Worthy Causes

July 2, 2015 It is legal in West Virginia— encouraged, in fact — to use betting to support commercial gambling establishments, as well as people who raise dogs and horses for racing. more »»

Fund Roads, Not Unneeded Studies

July 2, 2015 Often it seems as though government searches out ways to throw away money. more »»

Education Really Critical to Future

July 2, 2015 During a series of speeches focusing on education in West Virginia, State Superintendent of Schools Michael Martirano discussed the link between education and the Mountain State’s economy. more »»

Housing Board Action Important

July 1, 2015 Enormous progress has been made in improving the quality of life available at public residential facilities operated by the Jefferson Metropolitan Housing Authority. more »»

Military Service Risky at All Times

July 1, 2015 State flags on West Virginia government buildings were at half-staff Tuesday, honoring Army Sgt. Kenneth R. Berry of Parkersburg, who was killed in a training accident last week in Kentuck. more »»

Court Should Prevent Abuses

July 1, 2015 Situations in which the Environmental Protection Agency harasses Americans, often individuals and small business owners, are numerous. more »»

Investigate Illegal Private Email Use

July 1, 2015 Federal officials are required by law to use government email accounts and servers for their official correspondence. more »»

Ohio Right On Renewables

June 30, 2015 Renewable portfolio standards were quite trendy for state governments a while back. In fact, 30 states now have in place mandates that require greater use of energy sources such as wind or solar. more »»

Terrorist Attack Appears Probable

June 30, 2015 If preventing a terrorist attack in the United States is a matter of connecting the dots, Americans have plenty to fear with the Independence Day holiday just days away. more »»

Consider Full Cost Of EPA Mandates

June 30, 2015 Environmental Protection Agency officials are masters of using numbers selectively. New regulations are accompanied by claims they will save lives and improve the nation’s economy. more »»

Keeping Greatest Resource in W.Va.

June 30, 2015 At Camp Pocahontas, on the other side of our state, young people from all over the country have been participating in the 2015 National Youth Science Camp, for a few weeks of science, technology,... more »»

Redesign Law Officer Training

June 29, 2015 Ohio law enforcement leaders have three important opportunities — to save lives in the Buckeye State, serve as a model for doing the same nationwide and find new ways of molding all-important... more »»

Honor Truly Great Woman on $10 Bill

June 29, 2015 Who will she be? What great woman’s face will be seen regularly by virtually every American in the future — every time they reach into their wallets and purses and pull out a $10 bill? Treasury... more »»

Consider Sale Of Road Bonds

June 29, 2015 West Virginia’s highway and bridge dilemma runs much deeper than merely undertaking a few major improvement projects, as state Treasurer John Perdue is well aware. more »»

Obamacare Reform Remains Important

June 29, 2015 Scare tactics have been an integral part of the liberal strategy for attempting to foist the deeply flawed Obamacare scheme on the American peopl. more »»

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June 9, 2015 We as American voters are the employers who will hire the next U.S. president when we go to the polls in 2016. more »

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