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Is the Convention of States an idea whose time has come?

As most readers of this column are aware, I believe that the federal government is broken.

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Why does Morrisey support a lawsuit that hurts W.Va.?

In his jihad against the Affordable Care Act, West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has joined the attorneys general of eight other states in filing a lawsuit — King v. Burwell — that argues the premium subsidies people acquire through the federal exchange to help them pay for health insurance are illegal and should be stopped.

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There’s been much accomplished, but there’s still much to be done

The opening weeks of the 82nd Legislature featured passage of several major pieces of legislation intended to help our coal industry, protect children and address much needed legal reforms.

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GOP-led Legislature: Could this time really be different?

“No man’s life, liberty, or property are safe while the legislature is in session.”

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Congress unites on Fed audit

These days, it is difficult to find issues on which there is bipartisan agreement – especially in Congress.

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Right to work law is the right move for workers

Boone County in West Virginia is a long way from Jefferson County.

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Disappointing end to deer season

The 2014 deer seasons come to an end today and it’s been a rough year for most hunters.

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U.S. dollar’s ‘good as gold’ is good for nothing

According to the Irish rock band U2, “nothing changes New Year’s Day.”

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Murphy Farm was celebrated as a ‘refuge from racism’

The Murphy Farm was already considered hallowed ground when the members of the Niagara Movement in 1906 removed their shoes to visit the engine house where John Brown was captured following his unsuccessful raid on Harpers Ferry in October 1859.

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’Tis the season of song and faith

Christmas is upon us and so is the music and song.

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