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Tom Perriello

West Virginia editorial roundup

Recent editorials from West Virginia newspapers:


June 19

The Charleston Daily Mail on West Virginia's best days:

Elsewhere on this West Virginia Day edition of the Daily Mail Opinion page, columnist Howard Swint writes about the state's entry into the Union, calling it West Virginia's finest hour.

Obviously, seceding from Virginia during the War Between the States in 1863 was a bold move for the residents of the western counties who had little in common with the aristocratic large landowners and power brokers on the eastern side of the Appalachians.

But Swint's statement raises the question: Do we let the formation of our state 154 years ago...