1,801Oct 18, 2010
West Virginia Senate Debate
West Virginia Senate candidates Governor Joe Manchin (D), John Raese (R), Jesse Johnson (Mountain), and Jeff Becker (Constitution Party) debated various issues. They were running for the seat ...
645Jul 16, 2010
Senator Robert Byrd Replacement Announcement
West Virginia Governor Joe Manchin announced the temporary appointment of Carte Goodwin to fill the Senate seat left vacant by the death of Senator Robert Byrd. Following the announcement and ...
557Jul 11, 2010
Federal Budget Deficit and Fiscal Policy
The National Governors Association held its last day of meetings in Boston, Massachusetts. Governors focused on “The Federal Budget Deficit: Risks and Challenges.” Guests included ...
3,313Jul 2, 2010
Senator Byrd Memorial Service
A “celebration of life” memorial service was held for Senator Robert Byrd at the West Virginia State Capitol. Presidents Obama, Clinton and Vice President Biden, along with ...
478May 3, 2010
Governors' Summit on the Economy and Jobs
Following opening remarks by Margaret Spellings, Tom Donohue, Joel Kotkin, and Delore Zimmerman talked about the Chamber of Commerce’s new report, Enterprising States, on how the ...
4,374Apr 25, 2010
Memorial Service for West Virginia Coal Miners
President Obama and Vice President Biden delivered eulogies at a memorial service for the 29 coal miners killed in an explosion that occurred on April 5, 2010, in the Upper Big Branch Mine in ...
747Feb 22, 2010
States and the Post-Recession Economy
Mark Zandi and Alan R. Mulally spoke to governors about the business environment in the states, impact of the economic recession, and fostering innovation to spur economic growth.
305Feb 22, 2010
Governors Meeting with President Obama
Governors spoke to reporters following a meeting with President Obama. The governors were in Washington, D.C., for the National Governors Association winter meeting. They spoke about a ...
622Feb 22, 2010
Presidential Remarks on Jobs and the Economy
President Obama addressed the National Governors Association winter meeting. He talked about jobs and the economy.
82Jan 13, 2010
West Virginia State of the State Address
Governor Joe Manchin delivered his annual state of the state address to state legislators.
978Jul 20, 2009
Energy and the Economy
Governors discussed energy and the economy during the closing plenary session of the 101st National Governors Association annual meeting. Other panelists included Karen Harbert, president and ...
44Jul 18, 2009
National Governors Association Opening News Conference
At an opening news conference, officers of the National Governors Association gave a preview of the events of the annual meeting. Among the topics they addressed were the state of the economy, ...
141Feb 21, 2009
National Governors Association Opening Plenary Session
Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell provided an overview of his chairman’s initiative, “Strengthening Our Infrastructure for a Sustainable Future.” A group of CEOs spoke, including T. ...
265Oct 13, 2008
West Virginia Gubernatorial Debate
West Virginia Governor Joe Manchin and Republican gubernatorial candidate Russ Weeks debate.
The debate at the Clay Center for the Arts and Sciences in Charleston was sponsored by The ...
13,757Aug 26, 2008
2008 Democratic Convention, Day 2
The second day of the Democratic National Convention at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado, focused on economic issues, providing help to working Americans, and Senator Barack Obama’s vision ...
227Jul 14, 2008
National Governors Association Closing Session
The closing session of the National Governors Association’s Centennial Meeting highlighted the possibilities of clean energy technology and innovation. Richard Lester talked about what he ...
15Jul 13, 2008
National Governor's Association Energy Meeting
Governor Joe Manchin, appearing from remote access from Philadelphia, talked about the National Governors Association’s (NGA) panel later today looking at energy issues, the state of West ...
133Jul 12, 2008
National Governors Association Opening Session
Ceremonies were held in recognition of the Centennial Meeting of the National Governors Association (NGA). Retrospective videos were also shown. Then current and former governors participated ...
292Jul 12, 2008
National Governors Association: Innovation
Former President Clinton gave a keynote speech at the centennial meeting of the National Governors Association. In his remarks he talked about the NGA efforts over the past several years in the ...
54Feb 26, 2008
Governor Joe Manchin talked about the National Governors Association’s winter meeting in Washington, DC this week which is focusing on energy independence. He talked about West Virginia ...
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