Here at The Hub, we believe that the laws that govern
West Virginia should reflect the values, hopes and ambitions
of the people of West Virginia.
That’s democracy at it’s finest.
So, why don’t you tell us?
What new policies do you want to see introduced
to make WV a better place to live, love and thrive?
Got an idea you want to get in front of our decision-makers? Are you willing to round up a posse, get organized and get serious about building a more prosperous state?
Let’s hear it.
LATEST NEWS ON POLICY AND GRASSROOTS ORGANIZING IN WEST VIRGINIA
BY TAYLOR BENNETT, COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT POLICY COORDINATOR, THE HUB We know that local policy changes can move the needle in a big way as we work to build stronger communities and economies. Often, though, it can be a challenge to know how to go about making that change happen. We also know that young people
BY TAYLOR BENNETT, COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT POLICY COORDINATOR, THE HUB Are you interested in flexing your policy making muscles? Undergraduate and graduate students* are invited to the Summer Policy Institute where you’ll learn from leading policy experts and actively build and pitch policies related to real challenges faced in West Virginia. The Hub is part of
BY TAYLOR BENNETT, COMMUNITY BASED POLICY COORDINATOR, THE HUB Local Policy Impacts Us All While the Legislature is in session, we focus quite a bit on the way that state level policies can impact the lives of community members. But, because they are enacted so close to home, local policies – ordinances and resolutions that