Sen. Joe Manchin (D., W.Va.) used taxpayer money to pay for travel from a visit to California for a lucrative campaign fundraiser, according to official expenditure reports.
Heather Bresch, the CEO of Mylan N.V., argued she and her company, which drew controversy for increasing the price of EpiPen devices by nearly 500 percent, had nothing to apologize for since they were “operating in the system that existed.”
President Donald Trump took to Twitter early Monday morning to urge West Virginia Republicans not to vote for former coal company CEO Don Blankenship in Tuesday’s Senate primary.
West Virginia Democratic House candidate Ralph Baxter is running as a “4th generation West Virginian” and “West Virginian jobs creator,” but he does not mention on his campaign website that he owns property, worth almost $2 million, in House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi’s (D., Calif.) neighborhood in Napa County, California.
Executives at Mylan N.V., the pharmaceutical company that drew controversy for increasing the price of EpiPen devices nearly 400 percent, donated heavily to Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin’s reelection campaign as the company planned to lay off more than 400 workers in his home state of West Virginia.
Sen. Joe Manchin’s (D., W.Va.) approval ratings dropped by 17 percent last quarter, more than any other sitting senator, according to a new poll.
Gayle Manchin, the wife of Sen. Joe Manchin (D., W.V.), was fired from her position as secretary of the West Virginia Department of Education and the Arts on Monday after she attempted to push back against action by the state legislature to eliminate her agency.