The mine safety board rejected the widow's plan to make mines safer by the use of a proximity detection device. Let's chalk up another win for the "Friends of Coal."
As a vendor who could save Kanawha County Schools' much-needed money, I cannot vote for, nor will I recommend to my friends, family and co-workers a vote for this levy.
Someone please do the math. Figure out who will gain the most if Obama's Affordable Care Act is gutted, because therein lies the problem.
It becomes more obvious every day that Republicans know that Obamacare is going to work and be a success. If it were going to be a failed mess, the Republicans would be supporting it to make Obama look bad. Remember, the Republicans were opposed to Social Security, Medicare and anything else that would help the middle class and working poor.
I left the GOP because it has become the party of prejudice and ignorance. It denies science. Gays are born gay. Climate change is man-made and worsening. The Earth is millions of years old, and man and women evolved over time. And equality for all is the only moral ideology to embrace.
Apparently the woman who tried to drive into the White house barricade isn't the only mentally ill person in D.C. Normal people don't threaten blackmail and shut down the government.
A vote for Capito is a vote to ... take away health care for any who are not her rich and powerful friends. It is a vote to remove food stamps from the poor. I can just hear her saying, "Let them eat cake!"
May those who know us love us. And those who don't love us, may God turn their hearts. And if He can't turn their hearts let Him turn their ankles. We shall know our enemies by their limping.
It will be interesting to see if historians even bother to make note of someone as disruptive as the so-called leader of the House of Representatives. Perhaps though they will be able to determine where his 30 pieces of silver came from.