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Release TitleDate
Statement on behalf of Speaker Hanshaw regarding the death of former legislator Bob Ashley.05/15/2024
House Unveils Extensive Chamber Renovation01/05/2024
Jeffrey Stephens Takes Oath of Office11/07/2023
Erica Moore Takes Oath of Office11/07/2023
Hollis Lewis Takes Oath of Office11/03/2023
Jeff Campbell Takes Oath of Office09/15/2023
House Democratic Caucus Selects Hornbuckle as Minority Leader08/09/2023
Delegate Doug Skaff, Jr. stepping down as Minority Leader of House of Delegates08/02/2023
Diana Winzenreid Takes Oath of Office06/07/2023
Statement on behalf of President Blair, Speaker Hanshaw04/12/2023
House of Delegates Adjourns From Another History-Making Session 03/12/2023
Speaker Hanshaw Announces Leadership Team:

Returning House Speaker Hanshaw Reveals Session Roles

Speaker to Call Members Back in Session09/02/2022
Andrew Anderson Takes Oath of Office08/25/2022
Statement on behalf of Delegate Linville06/29/2022
Statement on behalf of House Health and Human Resources Committee Chairman Matthew Rohrbach03/31/2022
Speaker Hanshaw Announces Staff Leadership Changes03/28/2022
Graves leads return of improved film tax credit02/22/2022
Delegates Propose Tax Relief for Seniors02/11/2022
Delegates Continue Working Toward Trauma Protocols02/09/2022
Women’s Legislative Caucus to Hear from Women-Owned Small Business02/03/2022
Marion County Delegation Expresses Concern Regarding Future of John Manchin, Sr. Health Care Center02/01/2022
House Completes Action on WV Industrial Advancement Act01/11/2022
Mike Honaker Takes Oath of Office01/04/2022
Statement on behalf of Speaker Hanshaw12/28/2021
House Food Insecurity Workgroup Praises Funding12/23/2021
Statement on behalf of Speaker Hanshaw12/16/2021
Delegates Bates, Linville Invite Suddenlink Complaints10/25/2021
Statement from House of Delegates Speaker Roger Hanshaw10/19/2021
House Passes Historic Single-Member District Bill10/13/2021
Coal Communities Workgroup Listening Tour10/06/2021
House Redistricting Committee to Meet September 3009/23/2021
Dates, Procedures Set for Joint Committee on Redistricting Virtual Public Hearings08/27/2021
Speaker Hanshaw Announces Health Committee Leadership08/03/2021
Speaker Hanshaw Statement on Jeffrey Pack’s Resignation07/30/2021
National Legislative Association Selects Dan Greear for Legislative Staff Achievement Award07/29/2021
Procedures Set for Joint Committee on Redistricting Public Hearings07/23/2021
Statement on behalf of Speaker Hanshaw07/09/2021
Public Hearing Dates Set for Joint Committee on Redistricting07/08/2021
House Creates Food Insecurity Workgroup06/30/2021
House Creates Coal Community Workgroup06/08/2021
Senate, House Adopt Resolution, Motion to Start Redistricting Process06/07/2021
House Leadership Welcomes Delegate Bates to Republican Caucus05/12/2021
House Leaders Thank Staff, Local Health Officials for Outbreak-Free Session04/21/2021
Raleigh Delegates Applaud Funding for Beckley VA Medical Center02/11/2021
House of Delegates to Convene for 85th Legislature02/08/2021
Speaker Hanshaw Statement on Derrick Evans' Resignation01/09/2021
Speaker Hanshaw Statement on Ongoing Events at U.S. Capitol01/06/2021
House Democrats Announce Leadership Team for 85th Legislature01/05/2021
Speaker Hanshaw Announces Leadership Team for Upcoming 85th Legislature 12/14/2020
Howell Named Speaker Pro Tempore for 85th Legislature12/14/2020
State Leaders Announce Innovative New Broadband Map Which Will Aid In Ongoing Expansion Efforts12/01/2020
Speaker Hanshaw Announces Resignation of Delegate John Mandt10/03/2020
Legislative Leadership Joins With Governor to Support Major Broadband Expansion Initiative 09/03/2020
House of Delegates Confirms Positive Employee COVID-19 Test Result 07/16/2020
Chairman Hill to Resign from House of Delegates 05/19/2020
Bipartisan Legislative Leaders Encourage Governor to Close West Virginia’s Schools for Remainder of Year04/02/2020
Bipartisan Legislative Leaders Issue Guidance, Encourage Unity During COVID-19 Pandemic03/23/2020
House Concurs in Budget Changes, Eliminating Need for Extended Session03/07/2020
West Virginia Leading the Way in Low-Cost Prescription Drug Program Protection 11/21/2019
Delegates Capito, Fluharty Announce Bipartisan 'Tech Caucus' 11/20/2019
Our Children are in Crisis11/20/2019
Media Advisory: Press Conference on Insulin Caravan to Canada at 12 p.m. Nov. 1911/17/2019
Media Advisory: Press Conference on Insulin Caravan to Canada at 5 p.m. Nov. 1311/13/2019
Delegate Steele questions cost of law firm selected in DHHR foster care case 11/05/2019
Majority Leader Summers: House Leadership Committed to Collaborative Effort To Continue Foster Care System Improvements11/04/2019
Speaker Hanshaw Statement on U.S. Supreme Court Declining to Hear Impeachment Case Appeal10/07/2019
Legislators and activists plan two state insulin caravan to Canada10/01/2019
Chairman Linville Encourages State Employees to Participate in Employee Suggestion Award Program09/30/2019
Speaker Hanshaw Statement on the Death of Delegate Sharon Lewis Malcolm09/30/2019
Delegate Porterfield, Senator Maynard Encourage Fully Opening Monongahela National Forest During Spring Turkey Season09/26/2019
Delegate Kelly Invites Public To Honor First Responders with 'Heroes Day' Celebration 09/11/2019
Delegate Jeffries Invites Rural King to Elkview Crossings Mall 09/06/2019
Delegate Porterfield Urges Congress to Move Forward with DRIVE-Safe Act08/15/2019
GOP Delegates Pledge to Protect Second Amendment Rights08/08/2019
West Virginia Lawmakers Call for Action on Gun Violence 08/07/2019
Chairman Howell Appointed to Commission on Interstate Cooperation08/07/2019
Substance Abuse Committee Chairman Wants to Divert More Funds to Prevention Programs 07/29/2019
Bipartisan Coalition Calls On Attorney General Morrisey to Let Legislature Appropriate Drug Settlement Funds07/29/2019
Delegate Jeffries Says Bill to Address Disaster Contracting Will Be Taken Up in Regular Session07/24/2019
Senators, Delegates in Flood-Affected Counties Call on Governor for State of Emergency06/30/2019
Delegates Urge Governor to Veto House Bill 206 06/24/2019
Chairman Higginbotham Praises $1.2 Billion Investment in Mason County06/24/2019
Delegate Bates: Omnibus Bill Goes Against One-Object Rule06/21/2019
Democratic Leaders Call for End to Wasteful Spending on Chaotic Special Session 06/11/2019
Delegate Mike Pushkin to Introduce Legislation to Expand and Amend the Special Community Development School Pilot Program 06/06/2019
Bill Goes Into Effect Allowing Pharmacists To Dispense Life-Saving Medicine 06/03/2019
Speaker Hanshaw, Vice-Chairman Linville Praise FCC Chairman's Action on Sprint, T-Mobile Merger05/30/2019
Empowering Parents, Students and Educators Shouldn’t Be Controversial05/28/2019
Delegates Express Concerns About Opportunity Zones Legislation05/21/2019
Democratic Women’s Caucus Calls for Additional Mental Health Resources05/21/2019
Flooding Committee Co-Chair Glad Justice Administration Focused on Housing First, Vows to Monitor Results 05/16/2019
House Leadership Begins Work on Legislation to Improve Education at Local Level 05/15/2019
Leaders Building Consensus on Path Forward for Comprehensive Education Reform 05/13/2019
Delegate Pushkin Calls for Bipartisan Cooperation on Opioid Response05/13/2019
Delegate John Doyle to Host Town Hall May 1705/13/2019
Delegates Ask Attorney General to Direct Settlement Funds to Addiction Treatment05/06/2019
Delegate Bates: ‘Betterment’ Better Done in the Fall or Not at All05/03/2019
Chairman Howell Statement on Closing of Verso Paper Mill 04/30/2019
Legislators Urge Action on DNR Director Accused of Domestic Violence04/29/2019
Marion County Delegation Urges Governor Justice to Save John Manchin Senior Health Center04/22/2019
Delegate Higginbotham Invited To White House To Discuss Opportunity Zone Legislation04/16/2019
Chairman Howell Praises Northrop Grumman Expansion in Mineral County04/03/2019
Delegate Graves Says Budget Bill Will Expand WVSU 'Healthy Grandfamilies' Program Statewide03/28/2019
Veto of Vertical Integration Bill Could Delay Medical Cannabis Program03/28/2019
Governor's Veto of House Bill 2079 Kills Medical Cannabis in WV03/27/2019
Delegates Doyle, Brown Request WVDEP to Host Public Hearing on Mountaineer Pipeline03/27/2019
Delegate Linville Applauds Broadband Bill Signing, Says New Investment Coming To State03/27/2019
Speaker Hanshaw Praises Signing of Broadband Expansion Bill 03/27/2019
Legislators Request Veto of Campaign Finance Legislation 03/21/2019
Delegate Caputo Requests Veto of Campaign Finance Legislation 03/21/2019
Delegate Doyle Set to Hold Town Hall Meetings 03/21/2019
Majority Leader Summers Praises Passage of Bill to Benefit Retired Teachers, Public Employees03/09/2019
Legislature Again Passes Balanced Budget Without Need For Extended Session03/08/2019
Delegate Margaret Staggers Demands Action for Road Construction Project03/01/2019
Statement from House Speaker Roger Hanshaw03/01/2019
West Virginia House Passes Bill to Give State Strongest Intellectual Property, Trade Secrets Protections in U.S. 02/26/2019
Doyle, Brown Meet With Top Justice Aide 02/21/2019

All West Virginians Deserve 100% of the Pie
Capitol Pizza Delivery to Educate Legislators on SB412 and HB 2308

Subcommittee to Hold Public Hearing on Article V Convention Proposals02/15/2019
House Speaker Requests Public Hearing on Comprehensive Education Bill 02/07/2019
Chairman Howell Announces Reforms Have Finally Determined Total Vehicles in State Fleet02/06/2019
House Members Form Hunger Caucus02/05/2019
Speaker Hanshaw Statement on Senate Passage of Comprehensive Education Reform Bill 02/04/2019
Delegates Doyle and Brown Oppose Rockwool Insulation Plant in Jefferson County02/01/2019
Speaker Hanshaw Statement on House Leadership's Commitment to West Virginia's Education System01/30/2019
House of Delegates Passes Comprehensive Broadband Expansion & Development Bill 01/28/2019
It’s Time to Put Our Foster Children First01/28/2019
House Finance Committee Approves Bill To Exempt Social Security Benefits From Income Tax01/28/2019
Chairman Howell Introduces Bill to Target People Who Drive Slow in the Left Lane01/16/2019
House Technology & Infrastructure Committee Advances Broadband Expansion Act of 201901/16/2019
Delegates Introduce Bill to Help Fund President Trump's Border Wall01/15/2019
Delegates Hansen and Williams to Form North-central West Virginia Roads Caucus01/14/2019
House Leadership Continues to Streamline Staff Costs 01/09/2019
Speaker Hanshaw Statement on Gov. Justice's State of the State Address 01/09/2019
House, Senate GOP Leaders Unveil 2019 Legislative Agenda01/08/2019
Speaker Hanshaw Statement on Filing of Impeachment Case Petition with U.S. Supreme Court01/08/2019
Delegate Canestraro to Introduce Legislation to Increase Funding for Secondary Road Repairs01/03/2019
Speaker Hanshaw Announces Additional Leadership Appointments12/18/2018
Speaker Hanshaw Proposes Creation of Technology & Infrastructure Committee12/18/2018
Delegate Linville Appointed to Broadband Enhancement Council12/12/2018
Speaker Hanshaw Announces Key Leadership Appointments12/10/2018
Speaker Hanshaw Statement on Day of Mourning for President George H.W. Bush 12/04/2018
GOP Delegates Renominate Hanshaw For House Speaker12/02/2018
Delegate Amy Summers Hosts Foster Care Forum 11/02/2018
Delegate Linville Announces USDA Roundtable Discussion on Funding Options for Development Projects10/22/2018
House Minority Leader to Introduce Legislation to Strengthen Penalties for Opioid Companies Engaged in Deceptive Practices 10/18/2018
Speaker Hanshaw Statement On Supreme Court Impeachment Decision10/12/2018
Statement from Minority Whip Mike Caputo on the Passing of Delegate Frank Deem 10/10/2018
Speaker Hanshaw Statement on Death of Delegate Frank Deem10/10/2018
Statement from House Minority Leader Tim Miley on the Passing of Delegate Frank Deem10/10/2018
Delegate Zatezalo Announces West Virginia's Acceptance as Member of The Energy Council 09/28/2018
Delegate Caputo Calls for Impeachment of former Justice Menis Ketchum09/13/2018
Delegate Ambler Appointed House Chairman of Joint Legislative Committee on Flooding09/11/2018
Bells To Ring Across West Virginia and Around the World at 1:00 p.m. on Labor Day08/29/2018
Delegate Sobonya to join State Auditor in Huntington, encourages adoption of transparency website08/22/2018
Delegate Ruth Rowan Receives Governor’s Civil Rights Day Award08/15/2018
Chairman Shott Statement on Chief Justice Workman, Justice Davis and Justice Walker Announcements 08/14/2018
House of Delegates Impeaches, Censures All Four State Supreme Court Justices08/14/2018
House Judiciary Committee Adopts Articles of Impeachment Against All Four W.Va. Supreme Court Justices 08/07/2018
Democrats Release Proposed Articles of Impeachment, Demand Immediate Action on Supreme Court Justice Loughry 08/01/2018
House Minority Leader Expresses Concerns to Governor Regarding Highway Project Estimates07/30/2018
Senator Prezioso and Delegate Miley Ask, "Why Is Patrick Morrisey Outsourcing His Own Job and Wasting Taxpayer Money?" 07/25/2018
Delegate Capito Selected for Emerging Leaders Program07/16/2018
Delegate Caputo- Statement on Justice Ketchum's Resignation07/11/2018
House Judiciary Committee to Resume Impeachment Meetings July 1207/05/2018
House Government Organization Leaders Call For Investigation Into State Real Estate Division 07/03/2018
Delegate Sobonya Calls for Removal of Real Estate Division Director Amores 07/03/2018
Speaker Armstead Statement on Appointment of Dan Greear as 13th Circuit Court Judge07/02/2018
Speaker Armstead Statement Responding to Comments Related to Flood Committee Meeting07/02/2018
Finance Chairmen: Natural Gas Severance Taxes Too Volatile to Properly Fund PEIA06/27/2018
Delegate Kessinger Outraged Over Commerce Department's Failure to Answer Flood Relief Questions06/26/2018
News Release: West Virginia On Track to End Fiscal Year With Healthy Surplus 06/25/2018
Speaker Armstead Statement on Special Impeachment Session06/25/2018
House, Senate Leaders Request Special Session to Deal with Impeachment Proceedings06/25/2018
Speaker, Senate President letter to Joint Judiciary Committee regarding impeachment proceedings 06/22/2018
Op. ed.: Decisions Are Made By Those Who Show Up 06/22/2018
Delegate Isaac Sponaugle files lawsuit to order WV Governor to comply with the state constitution 06/21/2018
Speaker Armstead Statement on Justice Loughry Indictment 06/20/2018
Speaker Armstead Statement on Justice Allen Loughry06/08/2018
Senate and House Democratic Caucuses Urge Legislative Action in Response to Justice Loughry’s Corruption Scandal06/08/2018
Speaker Armstead Statement on Passage of Emergency Responder Survivor Benefits Bill05/21/2018
State Changes Policy - WV Medicaid Will Soon Cover Autism Therapy04/18/2018
Speaker Armstead Commends All Involved in Huntington Drug Takedown04/17/2018
Delegate Martin Comments on Flooding, Government Response04/16/2018
Delegate Martin Hails Addition of 70 Jobs at Doss Enterprises04/03/2018
Delegate Malcolm Sworn In As New District 39 Delegate 03/30/2018
Delegate Upson Says Cyberbullying Bill Will Make W.Va. Children Safer 03/29/2018
Chairman Espinosa Praises Signing of House Bill 4006 03/28/2018
Chairman Howell Applauds Signing of Fleet Management, Spoofing Bills 03/27/2018
Chairman Espinosa Responds to Claims Regarding House Bill 400603/12/2018
Legislature Unanimously Passes Balanced Budget in Unprecedented Fashion 03/10/2018
House of Delegates Unanimously Passes Balanced Budget with 5-percent Public Employee Pay Raises 03/09/2018
Delegates Hill, Kessinger Applaud Additional Pay Raises for Correctional Workers 03/09/2018
House of Delegates Passes Opioid Reduction Act03/08/2018
House Democrats Thank Educators for Fighting for 5 Percent Pay Raises for All State Employees03/06/2018
Delegate Upson Thanks HEPC, Gov. Justice for Extending PROMISE Scholarship Deadline03/06/2018
Delegate Upson Asks HEPC to Extend PROMISE Scholarship Deadline Due to Strike03/05/2018
House Finance Approves Balanced Budget With $97 Million in State Worker Pay Raises, Full Funding of PEIA03/05/2018
Statement from Chairman Espinosa on HB 4145 Conference Committee 03/04/2018
Delegate Caputo Urges Mitch Carmichael and Republicans to Act03/02/2018
Delegate Caputo Requests Follow-up to Lobbyist Use of Capitol Access Card02/28/2018
House Passes 5-percent Pay Raise for Teachers, Service Personnel and State Police 02/28/2018
Speaker Armstead Statement on Governor's Revenue Revisions, Pay Increase Plan02/27/2018
Delegate Capito Introduces Bills to Promote Entrepreneurship & Small Business Growth02/21/2018
House of Delegates Sends Multi-Year Pay Raise Package for Teachers, State Employees to Governor02/20/2018
House Finance Committee Approves Bill to Provide Continued Funding to PEIA02/19/2018
Delegate Moore Introduces Bill to Create Greater Transparency & Oversight of Lobbying Activities in Charleston02/16/2018
House Passes Bill to Immediately Transfer $29 Million to Fully Fund PEIA for Coming Year02/16/2018
House Finance Committee Approves Immediate $29 Million Transfer to PEIA02/14/2018
House Passes Increased Multi-Year Teacher, State Employee Pay Raise Plan02/13/2018
House Finance Committee Approves Increased Pay Raises for Teachers, Service Personnel & State Police 02/07/2018
Delegate Lane Appointed to Energy Department’s Electricity Advisory Committee02/07/2018
House Of Delegates Votes Overwhelmingly To Request PEIA Finance Board Delay Plan Changes02/07/2018
Speaker Armstead Statement on Agreement to Recommend PEIA Maintain Current Premium Structure 02/06/2018

Speaker Armstead Statement on Governor's Proposal to Reduce PEIA Premiums for Teachers and State Employees

Speaker Armstead Statement on Change to PEIA's Go365 Plan01/29/2018
Delegate Hamrick Named Vice-Chairman of Committee on Government Organization 01/24/2018
Delegate Moore Statement on Racing Commission's Charles Town Classic Decision 01/24/2018
Delegate Espinosa Statement on Racing Commission's Charles Town Classic Decision 01/23/2018
Delegate Upson Statement on Racing Commission's Charles Town Classic Decision01/23/2018
House of Delegates Passes Bill to Create 100 Single-member Districts 01/22/2018
Delegate McGeehan to Sponsor Resolution Requiring Two-Thirds Majority to Pass Any Tax, Fee Increases01/16/2018
Chairman Howell Introduces Broadband Bill, Passes First Hurdle01/15/2018
Legislators Receive Child Sexual Abuse Task Force Report, Pledge Action on Recommendations01/12/2018
Delegate Foster Appointed Assistant Majority Leader for House of Delegates 01/10/2018
Democratic Leaders to Respond to State of the State01/10/2018
House Leadership Continues Efforts to Streamline Staff Costs01/10/2018
Delegate Kessinger Proposes Bill to Ban State Funds From Going to Companies That Discriminate Against Israel 01/09/2018
House Democrats to Present 2018 Legislative Priorities Today01/09/2018
Chairman Howell to Reintroduce Bill to Help Homeless Individuals Obtain Identification Documents12/20/2017
Media Advisory: Glenville State College Tuition Announcement 12/04/2017
Kanawha Legislators to Participate in Education Town Hall Today11/30/2017
Raleigh County Delegate Donates Legislative Pay to Susan Landis Memorial Fund11/20/2017
President’s Tax Plan Will Benefit West Virginians 11/09/2017
Delegate Fleischauer Receives Purple Ribbon Award10/26/2017
Speaker Armstead Praises President Trump's Action to Address Opioid Crisis 10/26/2017
Delegate Martin Announces New Jobs Coming to Jane Lew 10/10/2017
Speaker Armstead Statement on Passing of Delegate Tony Lewis 09/24/2017
Baldwin and Greenbrier Chamber Partner to Host Forum 09/15/2017
Speaker Armstead Responds to State Supreme Court's Right-to-Work Injunction Ruling09/15/2017
Delegate Capito Asks Amazon CEO To Consider West Virginia For New Headquarters09/14/2017
Senate President Carmichael, Speaker Armstead Praise West Virginia’s Improvement in Legal Climate Survey09/12/2017
Road Bond Will Bring Immediate Benefits 09/12/2017
MEDIA ADVISORY - Delegate Andrew Robinson to Host Economic Development Summit09/11/2017
Delegate Harshbarger Announces ‘Heroes Day’ Celebration to Honor First Responders09/05/2017
Morgantown "Rosie the Riveters" and Girl Scouts Participate in National Bell-Ringing Ceremony 09/01/2017
Delegate Nancy Foster Submits Resignation From District 38 House Seat09/01/2017
Rule-Making Review Committee Issues Reminder of Looming Regulatory Reform Deadline 08/30/2017
Chairman Howell Proposes Legislation to Ban ‘Spoofing’08/24/2017
Delegate Rowan Honored for Work to Help State's Deaf Citizens 08/21/2017
Chairman Gearheart Again Presses Governor On Road Bond Funding 08/04/2017
Speaker Armstead Statement on Governor's Party Switch08/04/2017
House Finance Chair Eric Nelson and Delegate Mike Pushkin Announce West Side Bridge Repair Project07/31/2017
Chairman Gearheart Wants Governor to Commit to Using Passed Tax Increases for Road Bond07/19/2017
Let’s Work Together To Get Things Done 07/18/2017

Republican Leadership Trims Nearly $1.5 Million From Legislature's Annual Budget

Delegate Upson Selected for Emerging Leaders Program07/07/2017
Budget Bashing, Tuition Hikes, and Fake News 06/30/2017
Delegate Summers participates in Three Branch Institute on Improving Child Safety and Preventing Child Fatalities 06/30/2017
Delegate Folk Criticizes Governor, WVU President Gee For Budget Dishonesty06/30/2017
House Minority Leader to Give Back Special Session Pay to Taxpayers06/29/2017
Op. ed.: The Real Story Behind the State Budget 06/27/2017
Legislators Donating Special Session Pay to Charity 06/26/2017
Citizens Hold Opioid Recovery Awareness Event at Valley HealthCare in Morgantown06/26/2017
Speaker Armstead Appoints Delegates to Joint Legislative Committee on Flooding06/22/2017
Speaker Armstead Statement On Governor's Budget Action06/21/2017
Statement on the Budget from Delegate John O'Neal06/21/2017
Delegate Joshua Higginbotham to Donate Special Session Pay 06/19/2017
House Adopts Senate Changes to Budget, Sends Bill to Governor06/17/2017
Fleischauer Named Toll Fellow06/13/2017
Defending the West Virginia Taxpayer

A column by Delegate Jim Butler

Delegate Gary Howell Praises Passage of Bill to Help Victims of Certain Assaults 05/04/2017
House Rejects Governor's Tax Increases, Urges Break in Session to Begin Discussions05/04/2017
Kanawha County Delegates to Host Budget Town Hall05/02/2017
Delegate Phillips Opposes Governor Justice's Severance Tax Plan 05/01/2017
Open Minds Welcome For Special Session04/28/2017
Delegate Hanshaw, Senator Smith Praise Signing of Broadband Bill04/28/2017
Delegate Gearheart Applauds Governor's Recognition of West Virginia Families' Financial Struggles04/26/2017
Delegate Kessinger Stands With Speaker Against Governor's Tax Increases 04/26/2017
Speaker Armstead Statement on Governor's Intent to call a Special Session Next Week04/26/2017
Delegate Wilson Calls For Principled Approach to the Budget04/25/2017
Speaker Armstead Encourages Governor to Abandon Tax Increases, Seek Real Solutions to Budget Crisis04/25/2017
Speaker Armstead Statement on Governor's Budget Veto Announcement04/13/2017

The Possibilities for Prosperity

Op-Ed by Delegate Mark Zatezalo

House Passes Balanced Budget, Urges Governor to Sign It 04/09/2017
House Passes Tax Reform, Balanced Budget Bills04/05/2017
House of Delegates Recognizes NASA Pioneer Katherine Johnson04/03/2017
Delegate Overington Releases Annual Poll Results04/03/2017
Delegate Robinson Praises Passage of Ryan Brown Act03/30/2017
House of Delegates Votes to Increase Substance Abuse Treatment Opportunities03/29/2017
Speaker Armstead Comment on Passage of State Flood Protection Planning Reform Bill03/25/2017
Delegate Moore Advocates Comprehensive Tax Reform to Promote Long-Term Economic Growth03/22/2017
Speaker Armstead Criticizes Governor for Emergency Lantern Stunt03/21/2017
Delegate Justin Marcum Proposes Three Percent Teacher Pay Raise03/16/2017
Delegate Justin Marcum Advocates for Sunday Hunting Bill03/16/2017
House Judiciary Committee to Present Bill to Expand, Enhance Broadband Access03/15/2017
Delegates Seek to Increase Tourism and Economic Development in Southern West Virginia 03/15/2017
Delegate Marcum Introduces Bill to Increase Penalties for Embezzlement in Education03/14/2017
Legislators Support Governor’s Plan to Limit Special Session Compensation03/13/2017
Legislative Leaders To Unveil Budget Framework 03/13/2017
Speaker Armstead, President Carmichael Unveil Legislature's Budget Framework 03/13/2017
Speaker Armstead, Delegates Introduce Bill to Reform State Flood Protection Planning03/10/2017
Delegate Marcum Advocates for Improved Infrastructure and New Coal Jobs03/09/2017
Speaker Armstead Praises Passage of Measures to Target Drug Traffickers and Curb Substance Abuse 03/03/2017
Speaker Armstead Commends Gov. Justice For Embracing GOP Proposal to Sweep Accounts03/03/2017
Delegate Hill Introduces Bill to Protect Unborn Children From Abuse and Neglect03/02/2017
Delegate Thompson Supports Cabwaylingo State Forest03/02/2017
Delegate Justin Marcum Adds to People's Voice in Education03/01/2017
Caputo Outraged at Universities’ Disregard For Employees 02/28/2017
Joint Statement From Speaker Armstead, President Carmichael on Governor's Alternative Budget Proposals 02/27/2017
Delegate Kessinger, Other Delegates Raise Awareness of Human Trafficking02/23/2017
Women's Caucus to Highlight 'Women in Racing'02/21/2017
Delegate Justin Marcum Combats Crimes Against the Peace02/17/2017
This Week In The House of Delegates

February 17, 2017

House Of Delegates Creates New Subcommittee Targeting Burdensome Regulations02/10/2017
This Week in the House of Delegates02/10/2017
House to Require Committee Witnesses Testify Under Oath02/08/2017
Speaker Armstead Statement on Gov. Justice's State Of The State Address02/08/2017
Educator’s Town Hall for 36th District02/01/2017
Delegate Rupie Phillips Officially Becomes An Independent

“West Virginians want change and so do I,” says Delegate Phillips

House Leadership Streamlines Staff Costs01/11/2017
Speaker Armstead Names Leadership Team For 83rd Legislature 01/06/2017
Statement from Delegate Mike Caputo on AFL-CIO Appointments 12/15/2016
Speaker Armstead Statement On Passing of Ken Hechler12/11/2016
Statement from Delegate Mike Caputo regarding West Virginia AFL-CIO President Kenny Perdue’s retirement. 12/09/2016
Speaker Armstead Statement on Mid-Year Budget Cuts11/15/2016
Speaker Armstead Statement on 2016 Legislative Elections11/09/2016
Fleischauer and WVU Energy Center Director Visit Chinese Embassy10/28/2016
Delegate Mark Zatezalo To Speak At Governor's Energy Summit 10/04/2016
Speaker Armstead Says Flood Relief Bill A Critical Step Toward Recovery09/21/2016
President Cole, Speaker Armstead Statement on Court of Claims Report08/21/2016
Raleigh County Delegate Appointed to Tax Reform Committee08/17/2016
Delegate Stansbury To Host Addiction Summit Monday In Chesapeake 07/20/2016
Delegate Blair Secures Additional $500,000 For Blue Ridge Community and Technical College06/21/2016
Delegate Mark Zatezalo to Speak at the Energy Council 06/21/2016
House Restores Volunteer Firefighter Funds To Budget06/13/2016
House Passes Balanced Budget06/13/2016
Bipartisan Group of Legislators Return Special Session Pay to State06/09/2016
Speaker Armstead Responds To Governor's Budget Veto 06/08/2016
House of Delegates Passes Budget Agreement06/02/2016
House of Delegates Passes Budget Bill05/27/2016
MEDIA ADVISORY - Democratic Leaders to Discuss Budget Crisis05/26/2016
Bipartisan Group of Legislators Fight for Bold and Responsible Government05/24/2016
Speaker Armstead Statement On Tobacco Tax Vote 05/24/2016
Republican Delegates Say Tobacco Tax Compromise Will Help Solve Budget Crisis05/23/2016
Delegate Marcum Welcomes Hatfield McCoy Grant Funding to Southern West Virginia05/20/2016
Delegate Miley Requests Sustainability Study of Higher Education System05/17/2016
Speaker Armstead Reiterates Commitment To Promise Scholarship Funding 05/13/2016
Statement from House Minority Whip Mike Caputo about former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship reporting to prison today05/12/2016
Delegate Lane Promotes Budget Plan That Avoids Tax Increases 04/27/2016
"Twitter Storm" To Ask Governor To Add Human Trafficking Bill To Special Session Agenda04/12/2016
Delegate Caputo Statement on Blankenship Sentencing04/06/2016
Delegate Miley Encourages PayPal to Consider West Virginia04/05/2016
Delegate Kurcaba Disappointed in Veto of DOH Hiring Reform Bill 04/01/2016
Speaker Armstead, President Cole Reiterate Legislature's Commitment To Funding PEIA 03/23/2016
Joint Statement From Senate Minority Leader Kessler, House Minority Leader Miley On Budget Failure03/16/2016
Delegate Kelli Sobonya Honored for Arts in Education 03/16/2016
The State of the State Budget03/15/2016
Joint Statement From President Cole, Speaker Armstead On New Revenue Projections03/15/2016
Chairman Espinosa Lauds Productive Session For House Education Committee 03/14/2016
House Of Delegates Completes 2016 Regular Session03/13/2016
Delegate Denise Campbell Earns Legislative Leadership Award for the Arts03/11/2016
Marion Delegates Oppose Leadership Budget Bill 03/11/2016
House of Delegates Passes Balanced Budget03/11/2016
Delegate Marcum Frustrated with Leadership Lack of Support for Jobs on Post-Mine Sites03/09/2016
House Finance Committee Approves Balanced Budget 03/08/2016
Delegate Marcum's Road Bill Passes House03/02/2016
House Passes Bill to Direct Greyhound Subsidies to State Road Fund03/01/2016
House of Delegates Passes Bill To Prevent Unemployment Fund Insolvency 03/01/2016
Tax Reform Committee Releases Tobacco Tax Study03/01/2016
Delegate Justin Marcum Vocalizes Support for House Bill 285202/29/2016
Delegate Mick Bates: Statement on House Bill 270402/29/2016
Democrats Lead Effort to Stop Tax Increase Bill02/29/2016
Finance Chairman Eric Nelson Statement On House Bill 270402/29/2016
This Week in the House of Delegates 02/28/2016
House Finance Committee Passes Sales Tax Fairness Bill02/27/2016
House Democrats Fight to Fund PEIA02/24/2016
Drawing a Line in the Sand02/23/2016
Right-To-Work and Prevailing Wage Votes Will Improve West Virginia02/23/2016
House Passes Ethics Reform Bills02/23/2016
Delegate Rohrbach Proposes Bill To Create Infrastructure Improvement Projects02/23/2016
This Week in the House of Delegates02/20/2016
Senator Walters and Delegate Summers Recognized by Mountain State Trauma and Injury Prevention Coalition02/18/2016
House Democrats Introduce Legislation to Fund Roads02/17/2016
House Democrats Propose Solution to PEIA Crisis02/16/2016
Legislature is Missing an Opportunity to Improve the Health of West Virginia02/15/2016
Delegates Perdue and Hornbuckle Propose Legislation to Support Higher Education and Local Health Departments 02/15/2016
House Passes Bill To Allow Transportation Network Companies To Operate In W.VA.02/15/2016
This Week in the House 02/13/2016
Delegate Kurcaba Offers Legislation to Address Fixing State Roadways02/12/2016
Speaker Armstead Statement On Governor's Budget Commentary02/11/2016
Speaker Armstead Statement On Workplace Freedom, Prevailing Wage Vetoes02/11/2016
House Minority Leader Calls for Action on PEIA, Jobs02/11/2016
Delegate Phillips Sponsors Bill To Aid Property Owners In Struggling Communities02/11/2016
House Passes Religious Freedom Restoration Act02/11/2016
Delegate Upson Expresses Concern Over Out-Of-State Spending Of Government Benefits02/10/2016
House Finance Committee Approves Three Bills To Promote Business Growth02/10/2016
Delegate Phillips Praises Supreme Court Decision Halting Clean Power Plan02/10/2016
Delegate Miller First GOP Woman To Preside Over House Of Delegates02/10/2016
House Democratic Leader Calls for Action on PEIA, Jobs02/08/2016
This Week in the House of Delegates

Statement from Delegate Mike Caputo regarding the passing of Frank "Chunki" Angotti.02/04/2016
Delegate Overington Comments On Passage Of Workplace Freedom Bill02/04/2016
Speaker Armstead Statement On Rainy Day Fund Amendment02/01/2016
This Week in the House of Delegates 01/29/2016
House Democrats Push to Fund PEIA01/29/2016
Speaker Armstead Statement On Prevailing Wage Repeal Passage01/27/2016
Equal Pay Can't Wait - West Virginia Legislature To Recognize Harm Of Gender Pay Gap 01/26/2016
Delegate Blair Named Chair Of Eastern Panhandle Caucus01/26/2016
Delegate Rohrbach Responds to Huntington CSX Closure01/20/2016
West Virginia Capitol To Host Visit From Mars01/18/2016
House Creates New Committee To Target Substance Abuse01/13/2016
Speaker Armstead Responds to the State of the State01/13/2016
House Democratic Caucus to Present 2016 Priorities Today 01/12/2016
House Democratic Caucus Announces 2016 Legislative Priorities01/12/2016
Fleischauer Prepares For Session01/11/2016
Delegate Paul Espinosa Named House Education Chair 01/04/2016
Delegate Howell Responds To Transfer Of National Guard Units12/30/2015
Speaker Armstead Praises West Virginia's Removal From ‘Judicial Hellhole’ List12/17/2015
Lawmakers To Host Broadband Forum Thursday12/15/2015
House Speaker Tim Armstead Responds To PEIA Board Actions12/11/2015
Statement from Delegate Mike Caputo (D-Marion) on Blankenship Verdict12/03/2015
Delegate Summers To Host Town Hall On Natural Gas Issues December 1 In Grafton 11/24/2015
Delegate Howell Urges Tomblin To Resist Any Effort To Relocate Syrian Refugees To West Virginia11/17/2015
Delegate Storch, Senator Ferns To Host Tax Reform Public Comment Hearing November 19th In Wheeling11/16/2015
Speaker Armstead, President Cole Respond To Right-To-Work Study Results11/15/2015
Statement from Speaker Armstead, President Cole on Biweekly Pay Delay11/03/2015
Delegates Howell, Overington Receive Citizenship Awards From National Society Of The Sons Of The American Revolution10/30/2015
Senate President Bill Cole, Speaker Tim Armstead Honored with State Legislative Achievement Award10/28/2015
Delegate Folk To Host Education Forum With Peg Lusik November 11 In Martinsburg10/28/2015
Delegates To Host Tax Reform Public Comment Hearing November 10th In Bluefield10/27/2015
Delegate Householder To Host Tax Reform Public Hearing October 13 in Martinsburg10/08/2015
Joint Select Committee on Tax Reform to Hold Public Hearing October 20 in Charleston10/07/2015
Joint Select Committee on Tax Reform to Meet October 5 in Charleston 10/02/2015
Speaker Armstead Asks DHHR To Disclose and Reallocate Any Planned Parenthood Funding09/22/2015
Delegate Rupie Phillips Blasts Proposed Stream Protection Rule09/18/2015
Delegates Trecost, Wagner Unveil Proposal Reforming Work Requirements For SNAP Benefits09/16/2015
Joint Select Committee on Tax Reform to Meet September 14 and 15 in Charleston 09/10/2015
Delegate Isaac Sponaugle Condemns the Governor Over Sugar Grove Naval Base09/08/2015
Joint Select Committee on Tax Reform To Meet August 31 in Charleston 08/27/2015
Fleischauer to Receive National Recognition From AARP For Caregiver Legislation 08/26/2015
Joint Select Committee on Tax Reform to Meet August 17 in Charleston 08/13/2015
Delegate Isaac Sponaugle urges the Governor to accept the NIOC Sugar Grove Naval Base08/11/2015
Senate President Cole, Speaker Armstead Sign Letter to Revoke ‘Memorandum of Agreement’ Regarding Common Core Standards08/04/2015
Senate President Cole, Speaker of the House Armstead Pledge to Defend West Virginia's Coal Mining Industry08/03/2015
Nonprofit That Has Put Women to Work for 15 Years Prepares to Shut Down07/29/2015
Statement from Delegate Mike Caputo regarding Century Aluminum’s announcement it is not going to reopen the Ravenswood plant07/29/2015
Joint Committee Issues Subpoena to WorkForce West Virginia for Prevailing Wage Documents07/07/2015
Statement from Delegate Mike Caputo (D-Marion) on the Expiration of Prevailing Wage 06/30/2015
Joint Select Committee on Tax Reform to Meet June 29 in Charleston 06/26/2015
New Overdose Law Aims to Prevent Both Alcohol and Drug Deaths06/11/2015
“Heroes Day” Receives Recognition Through House Resolution 06/08/2015
Delegate Fleischauer Hails New Law Empowering Caregivers06/04/2015
Mineral County Delegate Working to Preserve History06/03/2015
Joint Select Committee on Tax Reform to Meet June 9 in Charleston 06/03/2015
Taxpayer Funded Trinkets Now Banned05/28/2015
Delegate Mick Bates Selected for Leadership Program05/28/2015
No Easy Fix05/18/2015
Media Advisory: Senate President Cole, Speaker Armstead Join to Support ARENA05/15/2015
Joint Select Committee on Tax Reform to Meet May 18 in Charleston05/14/2015
Delegate Danny Hamrick Chosen to Meet With National Experts on Fixing Roads - Lawmaker Seeks Solutions to “Urgent Need for Harrison County” 05/13/2015
Joint Select Committee on Tax Reform To Meet May 4 in Charleston 04/29/2015
Co-Chairs of Joint Committee on Tax Reform highlight available resources and seek public comment 04/15/2015
Delegate Barbara Evans Fleischauer will host an Unhappy Hour to mark Equal Pay Day in Morgantown this Tuesday, April 14, 2015. 04/13/2015
Delegate Eldridge Announces Defeat of Forced Pooling Bill 03/16/2015
Delegate Eldridge Amends Retirement Bill to Provide Increased Protections 03/16/2015
House Passes Immunization Exemption Bill 03/14/2015
Statement From Delegate Mike Caputo 03/12/2015
Calls on Fundraiser Attendees to Help Save Mountaineer Food Bank03/09/2015
Delegate Marcum Stands Against Prevailing Wage03/05/2015
House Tables Drug Testing For Recipients of Federal Aid 03/04/2015
House Democrats Increase Homestead Exemption03/04/2015
Veto Override of H.B. 2568 from Speaker Tim Armstead 03/04/2015
Delegate Caputo Requests Veto of Coal Industry Legislation03/04/2015
Delegate Eldridge Votes Against Forced Pooling03/04/2015
Homestead Exemption Act Passes 03/04/2015
House Passes Bill to Make Chapter 30 Boards More Transparent 03/02/2015
House Votes to Repeal Common Core Standards02/28/2015
Statement from Delegate Mike Caputo (D-Marion) on the Passage of Senate Bill 35702/27/2015
Delegate Brad White Sponsors Bill to Protect Children 02/26/2015
Delegate Weld Introduces Bills to Encourage Young People to Stay in West Virginia 02/26/2015
Delegate Opposes Public Charter Schools02/24/2015
Charter Schools Bill Is Discharged From Senate Finance Committee02/24/2015
Statement by Delegate Sean Hornbuckle (D-Cabell) - "Happy Birthday, Lincoln County"02/23/2015
Delegate Proposes a Tax Break for Businesses that Relocate to Reclaimed Mountaintop Removal Land02/20/2015
Raleigh County Caucus Working Together Throughout Session02/20/2015
Delegate Eldridge Announces House Bill 220802/20/2015
House of Delegates Stands in Support of Condemning Radical Islamic Group ISIS02/19/2015
Delegate Eldridge Announces Passage of Forced Pooling Bill in House Energy Committee02/19/2015
Constituents Make a Statement: Survey Results02/17/2015
House Celebrates WVU Day 02/13/2015
Delegate Eldridge Announces Passage of the Pain Capable Unborn Child Act in the House 02/11/2015
House Passes Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act02/11/2015
House Passes Two Major Bills 02/10/2015
Delegate Caputo Fights for Mine Safety 02/07/2015
West Virginia Women’s Caucus Emphasizes the Importance of Following Sexual Assault Reporting Protocol02/04/2015
Delegate Howell Introduces H.B. 2425 “Graduating Good Citizens Bill”01/28/2015
Statement from House Education Chairwoman, Amanda Pasdon 01/28/2015
House Democratic Leader Tim Miley Asks Republican Speaker for Facts and Data to Support Claims that Repealing Legislation Will Save Coal Jobs01/19/2015
House Passes Economic Impact Statement01/16/2015
Delegate Howell Ready For Chairmanship, Excited For Session01/16/2015
Armstead Selected as Republican House Speaker 01/14/2015
West Virginia House of Delegates to Make History 01/13/2015
Legislature to Stream Video of Floor Proceedings01/12/2015
Statement Republican Leader Tim Armstead on One-Year Anniversary of Water Crisis 01/09/2015
Statement From Republican Leader Tim Armstead on One-Year Anniversary of Water Crisis 01/09/2015
Statement From House Republican Leader Armstead on the Passing of Governor Arch A. Moore 01/08/2015
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