Published On: Mon, Feb 12th, 2018

She was naming lawmakers who took oil-and-gas money — so they barred her from the public hearing

She was naming lawmakers who took oil-and-gas money — so they barred her from the public hearing

Video of a little-known candidate for a statehouse seat in West Virginia went viral over the weekend after she was forcibly removed from a hearing for reciting a list of oil-and-gas donations to lawmakers’ campaigns. Here is her story. You don’t run for the statehouse in rural West Virginia because you’re in it for the fame. Lissa Lucas hadn’t raised much money either, she said, more […]

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