BACK PEW–Breaking down the details

By Stephen Baldwin, RealWV March 8, 2023 Last week, I wrote at length about how politics has become a performance. Right on cue, our leaders proceeded to hold a balloon drop photo op to celebrate a tax cut and pay raise for public employees…while quietly giving themselves a much larger raise and increasing employee insurance […]

THE BACK PEW: Yes, there are a few good bills moving under the dome!

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By Stephen Baldwin, RealWV February 2, 2023 A reader asked this question: “We hear about the bad bills the legislature passes; have any good bills passed?”  Yes! A number of good pieces of legislation are moving through the legislative process right now. All of the following bills have passed through at least one legislative body […]