Summer Policy Institute 2021 Read More

Summer Policy Institute 2021
Saving Lives and Saving Money: The Case for Harm Reduction in Kanawha County, WV Read More

Saving Lives and Saving Money: The Case for Harm Reduction in Kanawha County, WV
Pay More, Get Less: The West Virginia FY 2022 Budget Proposal Read More

Pay More, Get Less: The West Virginia FY 2022 Budget Proposal
New West Virginia Criminal Law Coalition Website Tracks Jail Populations and Cost for Counties Read More

New West Virginia Criminal Law Coalition Website Tracks Jail Populations and Cost for Counties

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TANF Drug Use Screening Harmful to Low-Income West Virginians

In 2017, the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) launched a three-year pilot program that screened drug use among recipients of Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF). Otherwise known as WV WORKS, TANF provides cash assistance for low-income families and helps with child care, skills training, and job searching. As the pilot […]

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Economy
New Report Predicts Power of Investments in Clean Energy Infrastructure in WV

Charleston Gazette-Mail – Visions of a more prosperous West Virginia abounded during a virtual news conference Thursday that focused on new findings from an economic and job impact study that made the case for sweeping investments in Appalachian infrastructure. Read the full article. It’ll take a lot of money and political willpower to make those visions a […]

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