Joey Garcia

West Virginia Democrats face an uphill battle as they try to fill a ballot for the 2024 election

BY: - October 16, 2023

As West Virginia Republicans prepare for what will likely be a brutal primary election season, state Democrats are shoring their resources for the November general election, where they hope to regain some of the footing lost in the state since 2014. As of Friday, 154 Republicans have filed pre-candidacy forms for the 2024 election cycle […]

Special session call unlikely to come from Justice for WVU financial crisis

BY: - September 13, 2023

Gov. Jim Justice said Wednesday that he likely will not heed a request from several House democrats to call a special session of the Legislature to appropriate money to West Virginia University in the wake of an ongoing financial crisis.  Justice said he was “welcome to ideas” on how to support WVU, but he didn’t […]

Democrat Del. Joey Garcia launches state Senate campaign

BY: - August 15, 2023

House of Delegates member Joey Garcia, a Democrat, is pursuing a seat in the state Senate on the 2024 ballot. Garcia announced his campaign for the 13th District on Tuesday in Fairmont.  The seat is being vacated next year by long-time lawmaker Sen. Mike Caputo, D-Marion.  “The number one value we have is that everyone […]