Capital Eye Vol. 14 No. 4: 2021 – Week 5 of WV Legislative Session

This is Week 5 of the WV Legislative Session. Stay up-to-date on what’s happening under the dome by watching for our Capital Eye e-blast and following us on Facebook and Twitter!  Encourage your friends to stay-up-to-date, too, by signing up for our emails (you can also use this form to update your email interests).  

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Midway (Almost) – Session Rolls On
Friday was day 24 of the 60-day legislative session. Believe it or not, bills will now begin moving even faster as we approach several deadlines limiting their progress to the finish line.
Tagged: Aboveground tanksBudget prioritiesClean electionsCoronavirus ReliefCovid-19DemocracyEducationEnvironmentFair CourtsHealth CareHealthcareInequalityKids and familiesPollutionTaxesWaterWorkers
Tell Senate Judiciary Members to Protect Democracy, Vote NO on HJR 2 and SB 303
By voting to approve HJR 2 last week, a majority of House members have made clear they believe themselves to be above the law. SB 303 is a direct attack on the ability for local communities to govern themselves.
Tagged: DemocracyFair Courts
Virtual WV E-DAY at the Capitol: WED. March 10th, 6-7:30PM
WEDNESDAY: This year’s WV E-Day at the Capitol will be virtually hosted on March 10 from 6:00 – 7:30PM by the WV Environmental Council. While the event is free, registration is required. Suggestion donation is $10.00. 
Jul 30 2021  Citizen Action Group Blog
WV Leaders Highlight How High Drug Prices Hurt Seniors and the Need for Rx Drug Reform
Jul 30 2021  Press Release
PRESS RELEASE: Protect Our Care Launches Ad in West Virginia and Other States in Seven-Figure Campaign Calling for Action To Lower Drug Prices
Jul 29 2021  Action Alert
CHARLESTON, WV: Health Insurance Enrollment Event
Jul 29 2021  Action Alert
HUNTINGTON, WV: Health Insurance Enrollment Event
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