west virginia

West Virginia Underwater

West Virginia is still locked in the grip of extreme weather, with more rain on the way.

West Virginia is still reeling from last week’s extreme weather. Tens of thousand in the state still remain without electricity in the wake of last week’s flooding, which killed at least 25 people, and dozens of roads remain underwater. Governor Earl Ray Tomblin has issued disaster declarations in forty-four of the state’s fifty-five counties. Additional rain is forecasted for today…

Coal Setback for Clinton

A loss for Hillary Clinton in the West Virginia primary keeps Senator Bernie Sanders in the Democratic race.

  The loss in the West Virginia primary was not an upset, but still a minor setback for Hillary Clinton. Sen. Bernie Sanders will remain in the Democratic race, even after Clinton won Nebraska and is on track to secure the Democratic nomination. Clinton;s downfall in the Mountaineer state was coal; Clinton is looking to close mines and end the…

Primary Positions

Voters in West Virginia and Nebraska head to the polls today.

  Two states are holding primaries today as the remaining candidates look to maintain momentum as the general election draws closer. Donald Trump has the Republican nomination all but taken, however he is still looking at opposition from the GOP party-leaders. His focus, however, seem to be on Hillary Clinton and the female vote. The Democratic frontrunner still has a…