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The state's 1st Congressional District representative, a member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee since 2011, has been selected to be vice chairman of the Subcommittee on Environment.
Rep. David B. McKinley said Wednesday he'll work with West Virginia's next governor to push for expanded historic rehabilitation tax credits, while pressing Congress to follow suit. McKinley, R-W.Va., said these credits incentivize private development, and they advocate for the restoration of dormant downtown districts.
Senator Shelley Moore Capito partnered with representative David McKinley Saturday at University High School to help local high school students. The Academy Day is meant to provide information to students about admission to U.S. Service academies, and available ROTC scholarships.
Washington, D.C. - Congressman David B. McKinley, P.E., (WV-1) released the following statement after the House passed the Regulatory Accountability Act, legislation which will promote transparency and publish costs for future regulations. This is the third regulatory reform bill to pass the House in the last week.
Congressman David B. McKinley, P.E., (WV-1) has been selected to serve as Vice Chairman of the Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Environment. This committee has jurisdiction over regulation of waste material from nuclear, oil, gas, and coal energy sources; securing drinking water, hydro-fracking; and updates to emissions standards from power generation from coal and gas, among others. He will also serve on the Energy Subcommittee and the Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection Subcommittee.
Washington, D.C. – Congressman David B. McKinley, P.E., (WV-1) re-introduced legislation on the very first day of the 115th Congress to protect pensions and health benefits for over 120,000 retirees and their family members, threatened by coal company bankruptcies in recent years.