Robert C. Byrd

A sandstone building with "South Central Regional Jail" on the side of it sits in the background behind a parking lot.

West Virginia should invest in people, not prisons

BY: - August 3, 2023

Every year Congress and the president are responsible for creating the federal budget and ensuring our country’s bills are paid. Over the last decade, this long process has become increasingly notorious for annual buzzwords like debt ceilings and shutdowns. Another term, pork barrel — which is when congress members are able to score political points […]