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Editorial: GOP love for sale

Frankly, we can’t imagine why anyone would support either Michele Bachmann or Ron Paul for president, if not paid to do so.

As it turns out, that’s exactly what happened. Former Iowa state Sen. Kent Sorenson pleaded guilty this...

Editorial: GOP love for sale

Frankly, we can’t imagine why anyone would support either Michele Bachmann or Ron Paul for president, if not paid to do so.

As it turns out, that’s exactly what happened. Former Iowa state Sen. Kent Sorenson pleaded guilty this...

Vent Line: Aug. 30, 2014

Kent Carper and the Kanawha County Commission owe David Bowen an apology for what they put him through over this no-good, false accusation about the trees at Coonskin Park. He needs to apologize for the bad things he said publicly on the commission...

Readers’ Voice: Aug. 30, 2014

Express your opinion on any subject you wish. Not all comments are published. Call 304-357-4451 or email readersvoice@wvgazette.com.

Another wreck on Route 35, this time involving a school bus. How come Capito refused to get the funds to...

Daily Mail: A great-great grandmother’s gift

Her name was Mary Anna, and she was only 34 when she died. Yet something of her endures.

Her DNA, of course, flowed to her two sons and presumably to their children and their children’s children. Since I am her great-great...

Daily Mail: Short takes - Aug. 30, 2014

The refusal of the state Elections Commission, which includes Secretary of State Natalie Tennant, to allow Republicans to replace Delegate Suzette Raines on the ballot is contrary to a state Supreme Court ruling.

In 1992, Republican candidate...

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Editorial: Will the world go for a carbon tax?

Next year could bring an international treaty that eventually would damage West Virginia’s coal industry, and the gas industry to lesser degree.

The controversial 1997 Kyoto Protocol against air pollution will expire in 2020. To replace...

Jimbo Shivelier: On Capito’s record, why vote Republican?

You cannot get a Republican to vote for a Democrat, so why should Democrats vote Republican? Consider how Shelley Moore Capito voted on certain issues:

1. Legal Services Cuts, H.R.152, Roll Call #18, Jan. 15, 2013. This is an amendment to help...

Letter: How can president go over heads of Congress?

Editor:

In all of my 90-plus years I never observed a president to bypass the Congress and make his own rules. I thought we lived in a democracy where “we the people” passed legislation to lead us to a true democracy. How is it...

Letter: Kudos to Manchin for climate change meeting

Editor:

Thank you for Ken Ward’s summary of the meeting between Senators Joe Manchin and Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.). If a senator from coal country can meet and discuss openly climate change and energy issues with a senator from a...

Readers’ voice: Aug. 29, 2014

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I know that a lot of people who if they are sitting on the porch, riding in a car, walking in a mall, sitting in ...

Editorial: Weaken or neglect chemical storage tank rules?

AS MEMORY of the January water crisis ebbs away, forces are gathering to weaken a law intended to prevent above-ground chemical storage tanks from leaking poison into the water.

Last month, House Speaker Tim Miley asked Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin to...

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Vent Line: Aug. 30, 2014
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