House Judiciary Chairman Tim Miley says he has more than enough support to win the race for Speaker of the House of Delegates.
Miley estimates he has 35 of the House’s 54 Democrat members in his corner, which could very well be true given the deluge of lawmakers putting out press releases announcing their support for the Harrison delegate.
Williamson , Mingo County , West Virginia
Complaints have been filed with the WV Secretary of States office regarding the 2012 election in Mingo County.
Eyewitness News has been reporting that federal investigators are investigating several public officials in Mingo County according to multiple sources involved in the investigation. That case is still on-going according to the sources. But now there are new issues being raised. The latest allegations have to do with improper election contributions.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Several financial contributions made by the campaigns of public officials to a Mingo County political action committee may have done so illegally.
The campaigns for Agriculture Commissioner Walt Helmick, state Sen. Art Kirkendoll, Treasurer John Perdue and state Senate candidate Mark Wills gave up to $1,000 each to the Team Mingo 2012 political action committee.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — West Virginia election officials are investigating whether several candidates illegally contributed funds to a political action committee formed to help Democrats get elected in Mingo County last year, the committee’s treasurer said Tuesday.