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50% BLANKENSHIP CAMPAIGN TO TARGET FOOD TAX, KISS
Massey Energy Inc. CEO Don Blankenship said Monday he will target House Speaker Bob Kiss in an advertising campaign during this year's election season, along with other legislators who have "voted against the people of West Virginia."...
Published: Tuesday, January 17, 2006
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50% BLANKENSHIP EFFORT FOR GOP LARGELY FAILS UNCONTESTED SEATS, 5C
Legislature, largely ignoring a coal executive's multimillion-dollar campaign to sweep Republicans into office. At least 31 House Democrats targeted by Massey Energy Co. Chief Executive Don Blankenship survived their races, while 27...
Published: Wednesday, November 08, 2006
Words: 457

50% STATE CAMPAIGNS ARE HEATING UP AS THEY WIND DOWN
trail. After spending at least $725,000 on his campaign to oust Democrats from the Legislature, Massey Energy Co. chief Don Blankenship has cried foul over the removal of his yard signs from public property where they are illegal. Blankenship...
Published: Monday, October 16, 2006
Words: 650

50% BLANKENSHIP MONEY SHAKES UP SLEEPY RACES TURNOUT COULD DETERMINE CONTROL OF LEGISLATURE
where name recognition and personal connections decide who wins. But this year is different. Massey Energy chief executive Don Blankenship has poured about $2 million into the mix, the equivalent of $50,000 for each of the 41 Republicans...
Published: Sunday, November 05, 2006
Words: 2166

50% DEMOCRATS HOLD SEATS IN KANAWHA'S 30TH GOP TRIO RE-ELECTED IN 32ND; WEBSTER WINS
Democrats beat back a challenge from Republicans and Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship to retain all eight of their seats in the House of Delegates. All six Democratic incumbents in the sprawling 30th District will return to the Legislature,...
Published: Wednesday, November 08, 2006
Words: 713

50% BLANKENSHIP TARGETS STATE HOUSE RACES MASSEY COAL CHIEF TO SPEND PERSONAL WEALTH TO 'CHANGE THE LEADERSHIP'
a new goal for himself Friday, when the Massey Energy Co. chief announced plans to wrest control of at least one chamber of the state Legislature from the majority Democrats in November. In coordinated press appearances, Blankenship...
Published: Tuesday, July 18, 2006
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50% GOP WILL TAKE HOUSE, BLANKENSHIP SAYS
target any legislator shown to have "voted against the people of West Virginia," said the Republican Party will win a majority in the House of Delegates in 2006. Blankenship made the prediction Saturday night during the Berkeley County...
Published: Monday, February 20, 2006
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50% DEMOCRATS' WINS MAY AFFECT HOUSE SPEAKER CONTEST LABOR-BACKED DELEGATES EXPECTED TO FAVOR THOMPSON
said Kanawha County Commissioner Kent Carper, a Democrat who has watched the races closely. "If they couldn't take control, the Blankenship people had their eye on the speaker's gavel as their consolation prize," Carper said. "But it...
Published: Thursday, November 09, 2006
Words: 795

50% MANCHIN ANGRY OVER BILL LAWMAKERS
didn't end with the usual photo-op with Gov. Joe Manchin, surrounded by smiling lawmakers, praising the work of the Legislature. House Democrats, in particular, were not in a celebratory mood. They were still fuming over a tirade Manchin...
Published: Sunday, November 19, 2006
Words: 811

50% PARTIES SPARK BACKERS TO VOTE
despite an unprecedented, multimillion-dollar statewide campaign by Massey Energy Co. head Don Blankenship to drive Democrats from the Legislature. With all 100 House of Delegates seats up, Blankenship wants to deliver a Republican...
Published: Tuesday, November 07, 2006
Words: 418

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