Jasmyn King: Poverty in Perspective.

I am the youngest of 7 kids; 3 brothers, 3 sisters - and me. My mom and dad divorced when I was young so it became very tough to make ends meet. My mom raised us kids as a single mother. I couldn't imagine how difficult that was for her.

Check and Balance: Is The Executive Branch In Crisis? By J. Arnold Roxby

you are the last check against tyranny. Call your senators and tell them you believe no one is above the law. Tell them that to represent you, a lover of justice, they must protect Mueller's investigation. Tell your friends, tell any citizen that cares about justice, that if they care about holding our government accountable they should do the same.

Katie Puterbaugh: Poverty in Perspective.

I am very blessed to live in the Ohio Valley where there are employment opportunities. I am grateful to have the access I do to resources and community, I think that is the real reason I am doing better.

Misty S. Poverty in Perspective.

Misty and I chatted about the need for more help in the City of Wheeling and about the stigma surrounding poverty. How do you respond to the stereotypes that exist against persons in poverty? People think persons in poverty are all drug addicts but that’s not always true. Oftentimes people can’t get a job because they … Continue reading Misty S. Poverty in Perspective.

WV: How much are you taxed? A Review of WV Taxation.

This isn’t about shaming rich people or giving handouts - it’s about creating fair share economic practices by building more equitable tax structures where everyone has an honest chance to climb the money tree.  

NAMI Walk highlights Mental Health Stigma in Wheeling.

People with depression, anxiety, and other mental disorders can receive more effective treatments, experience safer recoveries, and maintain a higher quality of living than ever before - so why does the stigma persist?