Tomblin delivers farewell address, proposes budget

(AP) — After recounting his administration's efforts to deal with the coal industry's downturn, a drug epidemic and budget shortfalls, West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin in his farewell address has also proposed a new state budget.

Tomblin says they have attracted other businesses to diversify West Virginia's economy, increased treatment for drug abuse now regarded as an illness not a crime, cut the budget by $600 million and cut several taxes....
7 Published By - National News - 2017.01.11. 20:38
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