West Virginia House leadership discusses 2023 priorities
26 Nov 2022
The House of Delegates will begin its 2023 general session with 88 Republicans and 12 Democrats.
Economic development and education are two issues that loom large as legislators prepare for the 2023 general session. Leaders in the House of Delegates from both parties have different views on the varied issues that need to be addressed in priority fashion.
Speaker of the House Roger Hanshaw, R-Clay, said after landing Nucor’s Mason County steel plant and Berkshire Hathaway’s Ravenswood renewable energy industrial park, West Virginia must prioritize site development beyond simply having a big flat piece of land.
After my first week of being hired at a manufacturing company, I saw an opportunity for efficiency if workers simply altered the process in which they were fulfilling orders. I made my suggestions to the owner of the business, after which he shook his head and replied, “Thanks, but we’ve...
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