CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — U.S. Reps. Annie Kuster of New Hampshire and David McKinley of West Virginia have introduced a bill to make generic drugs more affordable for seniors.
WHEELING, W.Va. (AP) — Notices filed in West Virginia and Ohio reveal that 1,079 workers will lose their jobs when two hospitals are closed this fall.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia's congressional delegation is asking the president to authorize federal disaster relief funds after flash flooding damaged the state's eastern highlands late...
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Republican state lawmaker Carol Miller won a congressional seat in West Virginia, holding off an aggressive Democratic challenge Tuesday as the GOP retained the state's three U.S. House districts in a state Donald Trump dominated two years ago.
Miller defeated hard-charging Democratic state Sen. Richard Ojeda in the 3rd District.
Two Republican incumbents — U.S. Reps. David McKinley and Alex Mooney — cruised to re-election in the state's other districts.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Republican U.S. Rep. David McKinley wins re-election in West Virginia's 1st District.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Two years after President Donald Trump easily won West Virginia, voters are deciding a midterm election in one of his Republican strongholds.
Tuesday's election includes races for U.S. Senate, U.S. House, the Legislature, the state Supreme Court and two proposed constitutional amendments.
In the U.S. Senate race, Democratic incumbent Joe Manchin goes against Republican state Attorney General Patrick Morrisey.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Democrat Richard Ojeda, a retired Army paratrooper known for his tattoos and populist message, looks to break through Republican dominance in Trump-loving West Virginia in a showdown with a fellow state lawmaker for a vacant congressional seat.
Standing in his way is Carol Miller, a member of the GOP leadership team in the West Virginia House of Delegates.
Their campaign in the 3rd District highlights Tuesday's contests for West Virginia's three congressional seats.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Female candidates have a chance to sweep all three of West Virginia's U.S. House races this fall as part of a national wave that saw a record number of women from the two major parties file for the midterm elections.
Kendra Fershee wins Democratic nod in House 1st District in West Virginia, will face GOP Congressman David McKinley
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Kendra Fershee wins Democratic nod in House 1st District in West Virginia, will face GOP Congressman David McKinley.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Two years after Donald Trump easily won West Virginia, voters are returning to the polls for the first time in one of his Republican strongholds.
Tuesday's primary includes races for U.S. Senate, U.S. House and the Legislature.
Congressman Evan Jenkins is among six candidates seeking the Republican U.S. Senate nomination. The ballot for his 3rd District House seat is packed with seven Republicans and four Democrats.
Candidates in the primary election races for U.S. House in West Virginia, including names, occupations and hometowns:
Ralph Baxter, retired international law firm CEO, Wheeling
Kendra Fershee, West Virginia University law professor, Morgantown
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia's congressional delegation is urging President Donald Trump to approve Gov. Jim Justice's request for a federal disaster declaration for severe storms in the state in February.
U.S. Sens. Joe Manchin and Shelley Moore Capito and Congressmen David McKinley, Alex Mooney and Evan Jenkins wrote to Trump on Wednesday.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia's May 8 primary election slate is official and will have several contested races on the federal level.
Secretary of State Mac Warner announced the list of certified candidates Wednesday.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — A research group that examines how government policies affect low-income Americans says the latest proposal to replace the Affordable Care Act will particularly hurt rural communities including those in West Virginia.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — At a Town Hall meeting that drew 600 people, Democratic U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin says the Affordable Care Act needs repair but the current plan to replace it represents bad politics by Republicans trying to keep promises to repeal the program established under then-President Barack Obama.
At the fourth such meeting organized by health-care advocates, Manchin says the pending House Republican proposal would make things worse.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Demonstrators at the Capitol in Charleston are calling on the state's congressional delegation to hear their concerns about the Affordable Care Act.
The Charleston Gazette-Mail (http://bit.ly/2lJmTrO ) reports more than 200 people gathered on Saturday to invite the representatives to an April 19 town hall event inside the state Culture Center.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Congress has approved $87 million more in federal funds to help West Virginia recover from deadly flooding over the summer, according to state lawmakers.
The funding is from the Department of Housing and Urban Development's Community Development Block Grant-Disaster Recovery program. It follows $17 million from the same program announced in October by U.S. Sens. Shelley Moore Capito and Joe Manchin, along with U.S. Reps. David McKinley, Alex Mooney and Evan Jenkins.
CHARLESTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia's Republican congressional and state leaders vowed Monday to work with the incoming Trump administration to push back federal environmental regulations they say limit and threaten their state's energy industry and jobs.
U.S. Sen. Shelley Moore Capito said the Obama administration has overstepped its authority in the energy, financial and other sectors and they expect president-elect Donald Trump to undo many of those regulations with support from lawmakers.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Rep. David McKinley has sold his West Virginia engineering and architecture firm, but it still bears his name — and that earned the Republican congressman a rebuke from the House Ethics Committee.
President-elect Donald Trump has built an international property management, real estate and branding business around his name. There appears to be no consequence for that.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Republican Rep. David McKinley re-elected to Congress over Mike Manypenny.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Three Republican congressmen are defending the GOP's clean sweep of West Virginia's U.S. House seats in the last election.
In 2014, Republicans clinched every House seat from West Virginia for the first time since Warren Harding's presidency in 1921. Republican Sen. Shelley Moore Capito also won, leaving Sen. Joe Manchin as the last remaining Democrat in Congress from West Virginia.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — New campaign filings show West Virginia's three Republican incumbents with far more money than Democratic challengers in their campaign accounts.
Filings show Rep. David McKinley's campaign received almost $241,000 from July through September, spent more than $157,000 and still had $705,000 on hand.
His challenger Mike Manypenny reports raising almost $8,000 and spending slightly more than that with a deficit of about $7,400.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia is receiving $17 million in federal money to help recover from deadly flooding over the summer.
The funding from the Department of Housing and Urban Development's Community Development Block Grant-Disaster Recovery program was announced by West Virginia lawmakers on Friday.
Flooding in late June killed 23 people statewide and devastated homes, businesses, schools and infrastructure.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Ethics Committee scolded West Virginia Rep. David McKinley on Wednesday for disregarding House rules by failing to change the name of his self-titled engineering firm after joining Congress.
McKinley, a Republican, owned McKinley & Associates, an engineering and architecture firm in his home state, before his election to Congress in 2010. After the election, he asked the ethics committee whether he needed to change the firm's name. The panel said yes.