Senate President Mitch Carmichael, R-Jackson, joins host Suzanne Higgins to discuss the Republican agenda for the West Virginia 2020 legislative session. Senior Reporter Dave Mistich replaces Higgins to discuss the latest news and legislative action from the state house.
Highlights from the interview with Sen Pres. Carmichael:
- Job creation
- Impact SB 1 2019 – increase access to vocational education and workforce training
- Broadband expansion
- Eliminate the personal property tax on personal machinery
- Response to State of State in State
- Public education
West Virginia Prayer Caucus is made by law makers this year. Randy Yohe reports on the new lobbying group in which legislators themselves say that we pray for divine intervention in shaping faith-based initiative.
Tomorrow on the Legislature Roger Hanshaw, Speaker of the House, will today join us in our program. It also focuses on hunger in West Virginia and the growing needs of state food banks.
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