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Jenkins returns to Point Pleasant to talk economic development, energy

By Beth Sergent – bsergent@civitasmedia.com http://mydailyregister.com/news/10668/jenkins-returns-to-talk-economic-development-energy   U.S. Congressman Evan Jenkins has returned to Mason County in recent weeks, including a visit to the AEP Mountaineer Plant in New Haven this month and to ICL-IP in Gallipolis Ferry in August, the latter of which is pictured here. NEW HAVEN — U.S. Congressman Evan Jenkins (R-Huntington)…

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Endorsement Editorial: Jenkins is good choice for Congress

By the Herald Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/opinion/endorsement-editorial-jenkins-is-good-choice-for-congress/article_820cbf4c-c040-5701-ad3b-4426065c003d.html   Evan Jenkins, candidate for U.S. House, W.Va. District 3 In his first term in Congress, Evan Jenkins has effectively represented his district on national issues and established a solid record of constituent service. In Washington, where seniority matters greatly, that is a good start. In 2014, the 56-year-old Republican…

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Rep. Jenkins plans to use ‘the power of the purse’ to fight EPA regulations

By Charlie Boothe http://www.bdtonline.com/news/rep-jenkins-plans-to-use-the-power-of-the-purse/article_c6596d30-98cb-11e6-9c8c-dbe91cf5a1d3.html   Fighting federal regulations is an uphill battle for Rep. Evan Jenkins (R-3rd District), but it’s a fight he said he will keep pushing. BLUEFIELD — Fighting federal regulations is an uphill battle for Rep. Evan Jenkins (R-3rd District), but it’s a fight he said he will keep pushing. Jenkins was…

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Subcommittee hearing held in Logan with Capito, Manchin, Jenkins

By Owen Wells – owells@civitasmedia.com http://loganbanner.com/news/9678/subcommittee-hearing-held-in-logan   A field hearing of the Clean Air and Nuclear Safety Senate Subcommittee was held at the Chief Logan State Park Lodge Oct. 5. The hearing focused on the economic impact of the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) regulation of the coal industry since 2008. From left: senator Joe Manchin,…

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Jenkins presents COAL Act

Jenkins presents COAL Act By Owen Wells – owells@civitasmedia.com http://loganbanner.com/news/8435/jenkins-presents-coal-act   Congressman Evan Jenkins made a presentation concerning his COAL Act which would support the solvency of retired miners’ pensions, extend employment benefits for states hit by a downturn in coal mining and provide funding for retraining of coal miners and their families. LOGAN W.Va.…

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