First McKinley-Mooney poll
Republican Trump critic, Adam Kinzinger, not running in Illinois
One of the few Republican representatives to challenge Trump has announced that he will not seek re-election:
As a result of redistricting, the primary would have matched Kinzinger with a pro-Trump incumbent. Kinzinger also hinted that he may challenge Trump if he runs for president again.
(Back to McKinley/Mooney, I think we’re going to hear a lot more about Mooney’s support for Trump as the WV primary gets closer.)
Capito votes against a West Virginian to head OSHA
From the article:
During a virtual press conference Thursday, Capito said she was concerned about Parker’s record in California on the COVID-19 protocols and that he would follow the agenda of President Joe Biden with a mandatory vaccine for businesses employing at least 100 workers.
Wouldn’t want to upset West Virginia’s Trump Party.
Manchin is standing strong for West Virginia’s billionaires
Put another way: