Bill Would Reverse Ban on Drug Felons Getting SNAP Benefits Read the Full Story

Huntington Herald-Dispatch – Currently in West Virginia, a person convicted of mass murder can receive food assistance from the state if he or she is released from prison, but a felony drug conviction comes with a lifetime ban. Legislators hope to make that more fair and hopefully give those who served their time a better second […]

Bill Would Reverse Ban on Drug Felons Getting SNAP Benefits
Your Guide to the State Budget Download here

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2019 Budget Breakfast Watch video here

In case you missed it, here's a video of the 2019 Budget Breakfast!

2019 Budget Breakfast
Legislators: 2019 pay raise, spending proposals exceed revenue growth Read the Article from the Charleston Gazette-Mail

Ted Boettner of the West Virginia Center on Budget & Policy, called on legislators to rely on sound academic research when considering changes to tax law, such as the proposed repeal of the inventory tax.

Legislators: 2019 pay raise, spending proposals exceed revenue growth

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