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Daily Mail: Short takes – Nov. 22, 2014

Now that Republicans have gained both the House and Senate in the West Virginia Legislature, will they be the same old GOP?

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Daily Mail: Political power positions come with pressure

Bill Cole and Tim Armstead might be counting their mixed blessings this Thanksgiving.

They’re poised to move into powerful positions in the West Virginia Legislature, but the challenge is to wield that power effectively....

Editorial: The mutilation of girls is repulsive

Human rights — decency and fairness for all — keep advancing in the Western world. But horrible abuse of women and girls remains a curse in some places, especially Africa and the Mideast.

The United Nations estimates that 125...

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Goldwater changed GOP’s course

Goldwater changed GOP’s course

Editor:

After reading the Gazette’s Sept. 26 editorial on the Republican Party’s change from liberal to conservative, I feel the need to answer the question posed by that essay....

The names of those who gave lives should live on

Names of those who died should live on

Editor:

In the shadow of Veterans’ Day, I want to thank all those who gave tribute. We were blessed with great freedom in the creation of this great nation, and many have sacrificed to keep...

Editorial: Emissions agreement with China is a big deal

For the longest time, climate change deniers and fossil fuel boosters have essentially said, “What’s the point of trying to reduce greenhouse gas emissions if the Chinese won’t reduce theirs?”

It was a silly argument...

Sen. Jay Rockefeller: 8 million reasons to extend the CHIP

In June I embarked on an effort to extend the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) before I leave Congress. Right now, protecting CHIP’s outlook is dire. There are 8.3 million children across this country who stand to lose...

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I see it in the school system on a daily basis — today’s coal miners are not pushing their...

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Potpourri: Nov. 24, 2014
Editorial: Technology continues to remake jobs
Editorial: The mutilation of girls is repulsive
Enigma State election results
Editorial: Emissions agreement with China is a big deal

Columnist

James A. Haught: The stuff that dreams is made of

Op-Ed Commentaries

Gene A. Budig and Alan Heaps: Infrastructure, prisons deserve political attention
Charles McElwee: A tribute to Sen. Jay Rockefeller
Jon Matthews: W.Va. should get a piece of this Hillbilly chic trend
Vent line: Nov. 22, 2014
Readers’ Voice: Nov. 22, 2014

Letters to the Editor

Goldwater changed GOP’s course
The names of those who gave lives should live on
Letter: High school should inform parents
Letters: Longtime voter puzzled by midterms
Letters: Astounding generosity from W.Va. employees

Readers Voice

Readers’ Voice: Nov. 19, 2014
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Readers’ Voice: Nov. 20, 2014
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