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Why War Powers Matter

The Defend the Guard Act is a simple piece of legislation that has the potential to upend the established order in American foreign policy and return us to constitutional norms. It would prohibit members of the West Virginia National Guard from being deployed to foreign conflict w

March 27, 2019 Defending Democracy

2019 Criminal Justice Reform

In 2019, we are seeing a wave of positive criminal justice reform coming out of the West Virginia Legislature. A number of bills have already been introduced and started moving through the Legislature. We will be working to carry them to the finish line.
March 27, 2019 Criminal Justice Reform

Your Right to Time Off for Voting

West Virginia law requires employers to provide up to three hours of paid time off on Election Day to vote if they meet certain criteria. We're offering resources and information for those wanting to avoid penalty for voting during work hours.

March 27, 2019 Defending Democracy

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