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Earl Tomblin's Public Statements on Issue: K-12 Education

Full Name: Earl Ray Tomblin
Office: Governor (WV), Democratic
First Appointed: 11/15/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Joanne; 1 Child: Brent
Birth Date: 03/15/1952
Birth Place: Logan County, WV
Home City: Chapmanville, WV
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
Issue Position: Improving West Virginia's Education System
July 16, 2014 Rising to the ChalleNGe
May 19, 2014 Governor Tomblin Announces West Virginia Schools Selected for Toyota bornlearning Academies® Pilot Project
April 22, 2014 Governor Tomblin Recognizes National Green Ribbon School Award Recipients
Jan. 8, 2014 Governor Delivers State of the State Address
Sept. 5, 2013 Gov. Tomblin Announces McDowell County Middle School Students to Receive Laptop Computers
Aug. 28, 2013 Governor Tomblin Delivers Statewide Message
Aug. 7, 2013 Gov. Tomblin Welcomes Students Back to School
July 30, 2013 Gov. Tomblin Encourages Commission on Middle Grades to Study Best Practices
May 8, 2013 Governor Tomblin Signs Three Bills During Visit to Eastern Panhandle
April 17, 2013 Governor Tomblin and Former Governor Wise Announce Partnership for Education Reform
April 11, 2013 Governor Tomblin Encourages Schools to Apply for National Champion School Designation
April 10, 2013 Governor Tomblin Signs Landmark Education Reform Bill Into Law
March 22, 2013 Governor Tomblin's Education Legislation Passes Through West Virginia Senate and House
March 18, 2013 Governor Tomblin Commends Senate on Passage of Senate Bill 359
March 11, 2013 Governor Tomblin Forms Middle Grades Commission as Part of Education Reform
Feb. 6, 2013 Governor Tomblin Proclaims Today Digital Learning Day
Jan. 14, 2013 Inauguration Remarks
Sept. 10, 2012 Governor Tomblin Speaks to High Schoolers on Suicide Prevention and Bullying
Feb. 20, 2012 Tomblin Signs S.B. 469, West Virginia Leads the Nation in Addressing OPEB
Jan. 6, 2012 Governor Tomblin Releases Education Efficiency Audit of West Virginia's Primary and Secondary Education System
July 1, 2011 Reading Provides Year Round Learning
March 1, 2011 Governor Announces Dropout Prevention Tools for Every School in West Virginia
Jan. 13, 2011 2011 State of the State
Jan. 12, 2011 State of the State
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Edcuation
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Education
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