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Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost wants state and community leaders to send a message throughout Ohio that there’s help out there for victims of human trafficking. Yost gathered hundreds of advocates and resource groups in Columbus for a human trafficking summit. He says one purpose of the summit was to help raise awareness about what… Read More
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CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – West Virginia Democrats say their 2020 legislative platform will focus on education, infrastructure, small businesses and social services. Democrats in the GOP-led statehouse detailed their “West Virginians First” agenda at a press conference Thursday marking the second day of the state’s 60-day legislative session. They floated ideas such as creating tax… Read More
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – The U.S. Labor Department has awarded more than $866,000 for flood recovery in West Virginia. U.S. Sens. Joe Manchin and Shelley Moore Capito announced the funding through the Disaster Recovery National Dislocated Worker Grant Program. Manchin said in a news release that flooding in February 2018 destroyed homes, displaced residents from… Read More