By Emily Atkin on April 23, 2014
Until now, the U.S. Health Department would not say whether the chemical had any negative affect on human health.
By Joanna M. Foster on April 10, 2014
West Virginia's eight black lung clinics may take a 40 percent cut in funding despite a recent resurgence in the disease.
By Jeff Spross on April 10, 2014
The meetings included officials from a number of states -- Kentucky and West Virginia among them -- along with trade associations, environmental groups, and major companies.
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By Emily Atkin on April 4, 2014
The proposed law has been stripped of some of its most sweeping protections.
By Alan Pyke on April 3, 2014
The minimum wage will rise from $7.25 to $8.75 over the next two years under a law signed earlier this week.
By Tara Culp-Ressler on March 31, 2014
Abortion opponents hoped that West Virginia would become the first Democratic-controlled state to pass a fetal pain law.
By Emily Atkin on March 17, 2014
It's not like Southern is not well-off, either, as documents from the West Virginia Secretary of State's office show.
By Katie Valentine and Kiley Kroh on March 11, 2014
As coal production declines in West Virginia, taking jobs and economic activity with it, the effort to diversify faces a steep uphill battle.
By Tara Culp-Ressler on March 11, 2014
This past weekend, West Virginia gave a big boost to the anti-choice community's effort to disguise 20-week abortion bans as "moderate."
By Emily Atkin on March 7, 2014
What would true reform actually look like? How difficult would it be to actually achieve?