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Speak Your Piece: Communities Need More than ‘Outreach’

In the 1980 presidential election, West Virginia was one of five states carried by the Democrat Jimmy Carter in his contest with Republican winner Ronald Reagan. Reagan won Virginia with 53% of the vote; but southwest Virginia and its “fighting” 9th Congressional District, which runs north along the Virginia-West Virginia state line, voted for Carter. The 9th, where I live, […]