LWV Jefferson County WV News

Action Alert: Ask Legislators to Help Identify Toxic Chemicals in Our Drinking Water

Late last week, a Senate Committee took a step towards safer drinking water with the introduction and passage of Senate Concurrent Resolution 46. Our executive director, Angie Rosser, testified to the committee in support of the Resolution. … This Resolution requires the WVDEP and WVDHHR to identify PFAS in drinking water supplies. On Monday, 2/24, the…
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Take Action! SB611 and Renewable Power

From: Helen Gibbins, LWV Of HuntingtonNow is the time to generate many emails or phone calls to put Power Purchase Agreements (SB 611) on the Senate Economic Development Committee calendar. Quantities of communications to governmental decision makers work. See below for what you can do. Phone Senator Swope, Chair of the Senate Economic Development Committee,…
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Summary of Findings: Open Meetings Study

Open Meetings Study Findings Over the past several months, members of the LWV of Jefferson County surveyed how 12 local governmental boards and commissions are implementing the West Virginia Open Governmental Meetings Act. The first step in the process was a community presentation in April by the West Virginia Ethics Commission staff on the provisions…
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Commentary: 19th Amendment

From: Helen Gibbins
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