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, POLICY COORDINATOR, THE HUB Successful policy initiatives aren’t started on day 1 of the legislative session, nor do they end on day 60. As this year’s legislative session ends, I’m already thinking about what the coming year will bring and how citizen lobbyists can set themselves up for success in 2021. Annual
BY TAYLOR BENNETT, POLICY COORDINATOR, THE HUB The 2020 Legislative Session came to an end on Saturday, February 7th at midnight. This year 355 bills, 187 House bills, 168 Senate bills, made their way across the finish line – the most bills of any session since 1993. Bills that have completed legislative action are described
BY TAYLOR BENNETT, POLICY COORDINATOR, THE HUB As a bill works its way through the legislative process, it encounters a number of turning points at which its supporters need to make tough calls. For citizen lobbyists, or West Virginians who are interested in being a part of the policymaking process, the most difficult of these