Campaign finance reports show power brokers betting on McCuskey in AG race

By Stephen Baldwin, RealWV JB McCuskey widens his financial lead over Mike Stuart in the race to be the state’s next top attorney. Campaign finance reports show McCuskey with a 5-1 advantage over Stuart.  State Auditor JB McCuskey has $526,000 cash on hand.  He raised $103,000 this quarter in addition to the $533,000 he raised […]

McCuskey shakes up race for Attorney General with fundraising edge

By Stephen Baldwin, RealWV The addition of JB McCuskey into the Republican primary race for Attorney General has generated a shift in the campaign finance landscape. Ryan Weld held a fundraising lead over Mike Stuart earlier this year, which he maintains. However, McCuskey outraised them both in the last quarter.  State Auditor JB McCuskey raised […]

Weld raises $102K & Stuart raises $21K in Attorney General’s race 

By Stephen Baldwin, RealWV Ryan Weld and Mike Stuart. Both Republicans. Both senators. Both lawyers. Both members of the same caucus. Both vying to the state’s next Attorney General.  No Democrats or Independents have filed precandidacy paperwork.  Senator Ryan Weld (R-Brook) is a former county prosecutor who currently works for the firm of Spilman, Thomas, […]

Senate passes bill that would make vehicle inspections every 2 years

By WV Metronews Staff Annual vehicle inspections could change to ever two years under a bill the Senate sent to the House on Friday. SB 254 changes the annual inspection to biannual and raises the sticker price from $3 to $6 to reflect that. The total price, including the sticker, would go from $14 to $19. […]