Rural Economy

by Linda Horning Our rural economy is suffering under the administration of Donald Trump.  As his largest voting bloc, rural voters believe he has their best interests at heart, but his own federal policy experts say he does not support rural prosperity.  The Economic Research Service (ERS), a non-partisan entity within the Department of Agriculture, has concluded farmers have been … Read More

Support Audrey Denney

Support Audrey Denney by Linda Horning Our Congressional District 1 encompasses 28,000 square miles, which is just a bit bigger than the state of West Virginia, and like West Virginia, we have a lot of poor people.  Thirty-eight percent of our households earn less than $35,000 per year, and 19% of us live below the poverty line. Incidentally, only 17.9% … Read More