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Occurrences in the Congressional Record

Entry Title Date
Shenandoah Area Council Boy Scouts Of America’S 2016 Distinguished Citizen Of The Year March 15, 2016
Alex Mooney, R-WV
"This is important to West Virginia and everyone in the country, so I call upon all of us to look at the importance of this upcoming discussion on this issue."
Energy Policy Modernization Act Of 2015—Continued January 27, 2016
Lisa Murkowski, R-AK
"Before my colleague from West Virginia leaves the floor, I want to thank him for his leadership on this issue. We have had conversations. I traveled to West Virginia at his invitation to view how West Virginia deals with its energy issues. They have a little bit of everything there in West Virginia, and I was able to see that."
Providing For Congressional Disapproval Of A Rule Submitted By The Environmental Protection Agency November 17, 2015
Shelley Capito, R-WV
"In West Virginia, 7,000 of those notices have gone out to West Virginia families, West Virginia coal miners, in the year 2015, and more than 2,600 of those were just issued last month alone. Our neighboring State of Kentucky—the State of the majority leader—lost more than 10 percent of its coal jobs during the first quarter of this year."
Drug Abuse Epidemic October 21, 2015
Mitch McConnell, R-KY
"Mr. President, before discussing the bill currently before the Senate, I would like to note that President Obama will be heading to West Virginia today with Drug Czar Botticelli to announce additional steps the Federal Government will take to address America’s prescription drug abuse and heroin epidemic."
West Virginia’S Drug Crisis October 21, 2015
Evan Jenkins, R-WV
"Mr. Speaker, President Obama is coming to West Virginia today to talk about our State’s and Nation’s drug crisis. What I hope he will also talk about on his visit to our capital city, Charleston, what I hope he will acknowledge, is our State’s jobs crisis. West Virginia has lost good jobs: jobs in our coal mines, jobs in our schools and small businesses, jobs in our small towns and communities throughout southern West Virginia."

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