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Earl Tomblin's Public Statements

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
Feb. 1, 2013 Governor Tomblin Appoints Former Delegate Ron Fragale to Represent 48th District in the West Virginia House of Delegates
Jan. 23, 2013 Governor Tomblin Appoints the Honorable Donald H. Cookman to Represent the 15th Senatorial District
Jan. 22, 2013 Governor Tomblin Announces Proposal to Increase Public Safety, Reduce Corrections Spending
Jan. 14, 2013 Inauguration Remarks
Dec. 31, 2012 Governor Tomblin Appeals FEMA's Decision to Deny Request for Federal Assistance
Dec. 20, 2012 Governors Tomblin and Kasich Announce Partnership to Help Dislocated RG Steel Workers
Dec. 19, 2012 Governor Tomblin Ask All West Virginias to Honor those Lost in Newtown, Conn.
Dec. 18, 2012 Governor Tomblin Tables Changes to Eligibility Requirements for Childcare Subsidy
Dec. 14, 2012 Governor Tomblin Issues Statement on Connecticut School Shooting
Dec. 7, 2012 Governor Tomblin Sends Letter to President and Congressional Leadership
Oct. 30, 2012 WV Congressional Delegation, Governor Incensed with EPA's Delay of King Coal Highway Project
Oct. 30, 2012 West Virginia Congressional Delegation and Governor Incensed with EPA's Delay of King Coal Highway Project
Sept. 28, 2012 Governor Tomblin Supports Prescription Drug Take Back Events Across the State
Sept. 26, 2012 Rockefeller, Manchin, Rahall & Tomblin Announce Significant Grant to Coordinate Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs
Sept. 26, 2012 Rockefeller, Manchin, Rahall & Tomblin Announce Significant Grant for Mine Safety Research at Marshall University
Sept. 21, 2012 Governor Tomblin Honors Prisoners of War, Those Missing in Action and Their Families
Sept. 19, 2012 Governor Tomblin Issues Statement Following Union Workers Vote to Ratify Constellium's Contract Offer
Sept. 19, 2012 Governor Tomblin Continues to Fight the EPA
Sept. 15, 2012 Governor Tomblin Issues Statement Regarding Constellium
Sept. 11, 2012 Governor and First Lady Tomblin Honor Those Lost as a Result of the Sept. 11, 2001 Attacks
Sept. 10, 2012 Governor Tomblin Speaks to High Schoolers on Suicide Prevention and Bullying
Sept. 5, 2012 Governor Tomblin, Senator Manchin Issue Statement on Meeting with Constellium and Union Representatives
Sept. 4, 2012 Governor Tomblin to Hold Meeting with Constellium and Union Representatives
Aug. 23, 2012 Governor Tomblin Unveils Plan to Fight Substance Abuse Epidemic
Aug. 10, 2012 Governor Tomblin Announces Natural Gas Vehicles for State Fleet Out to Bid
Aug. 10, 2012 Governor Tomblin Prepares to Appeal FEMA's Decision
Aug. 9, 2012 Governor Tomblin Issues a Statement on the Denial of Federal Individual Disaster Assistance
Aug. 6, 2012 State Agencies Begin Preparations for the 2014 Budget
Aug. 2, 2012 Governor Tomblin Hopeful Constellium and its Employees Will Come to an Agreement
Aug. 1, 2012 Governor Tomblin Sees Court Ruling as a Victory for our Coal Miners
July 31, 2012 Governor Tomblin Proclaims September 29th as the Governor's Day to Serve
July 31, 2012 Governor Tomblin Applauds Court Ruling Against EPA
July 24, 2012 Governor Tomblin Issues Statement Regarding Childcare Subsidy Program
July 19, 2012 Governor Tomblin Sends Letter to Secretary Sebelius Regarding Potential Medicaid Expansion
July 18, 2012 Governor Tomblin Announces Another Reduction for Workers' Compensation Loss Cost Rates
July 11, 2012 Governor Tomblin Announces Members of the Natural Gas Vehicle Task Force
July 1, 2012 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript
June 28, 2012 Governor Tomblin Issues Statement on Supreme Court's Decision on Federal Health Care
June 27, 2012 Governor Tomblin Announces Elimination of the Food Tax
June 27, 2012 Governor Tomblin Presents Child Advocacy Center Grant Awards
June 20, 2012 Governor Tomblin Announces $2.9 Million Direct Investment in West Virginia
June 19, 2012 Governor Tomblin Signs Executive Order Establishing the Natural Gas Vehicle Task Force
June 19, 2012 Governor Tomblin Announces Public Safety Initiative
June 14, 2012 Governor Tomblin Signs Executive Order No. 9-12
June 6, 2012 Governor Tomblin Reports Success in Japan Trade Mission
May 31, 2012 Governor Tomblin to Lead Mission to Japan
May 29, 2012 Governor Tomblin Celebrates Success of PROMISE Scholars
May 15, 2012 Governor Tomblin Announces Stop Violence Against Women Act Program Grant Awards
May 9, 2012 Dettinger Files for Employment Exemption
April 27, 2012 Governor Tomblin and Commissioner Roswall Encourage Seniors to Participate in Silver-Haired Legislature
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