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West Virginia House Delegate Brandon Steele speaks about his bill.
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The West Virginia House of Delegates advanced House Bill 2257 to the Senate Friday. The bill establishes a supervised release penalty of up to 10 years for people found guilty of possession with intent to deliver heroin, methamphetamine or fentanyl.
The Legislature Today
The West Virginia House of Delegates passed HB 2013 on a vote of 57-42. House Speaker Roger Hanshaw, R-Clay, voted against the bill.
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The West Virginia House of Delegates has once again passed a bill that would establish education savings accounts, or ESAs, for public school students who are looking to switch to private or homeschool. After initially passing HB 2013 in the full chamber two weeks ago, the House opted to send the Hope Scholarship Program back to committee to address some financial concerns.
Inside Appalachia
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REA OF HOPE
Human beings are social creatures and the pandemic is taking a toll on all of us in one way or another. It’s also bringing to light just how important human connection is in our lives.This week on Inside Appalachia, we’ll hear from folks who are overcoming these challenges on top of maintaining sobriety and staying on the path to recovery.
Mountain Stage
Chuck Prophet on Mountain Stage, 2020
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Mountain Stage
Our first episode recorded during the pandemic, without an audience, in November of 2020. Listen this weekend for performances from Chuck Prophet, Kim Richey, Sierra Ferrell and S. G. Goodman.
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