Bernie Sanders Endorses Paula Jean Swearengin for Senate

Bernie Sanders Endorses Paula Jean Swearengin for Senate

“I need Paula Jean in the Senate with me, and I hope the people of West Virginia will support her,” said Bernie Sanders in a statement. Sanders, who won every county in West Virginia in the 2016 West Virginia presidential primary, is endorsing Paula Jean Swearengin in...
Paula Jean’s statement regarding bounties on American troops

Paula Jean’s statement regarding bounties on American troops

“While Mitch McConnell and his best buddy Shelley Moore Capito are worried about whether it’s politically convenient to discuss who’s been offering bounties to Afghan militants for the lives of our troops—and while their squabbling focuses on whether the president was...
Four Women Sweep WV’s Democratic Congressional Primaries

Four Women Sweep WV’s Democratic Congressional Primaries

In West Virginia, it’s the Year of the Woman: Four anti-corruption women just swept every single congressional primary in West Virginia. This is a first in the state’s history.  Paula Jean Swearengin is the Democratic nominee for US Senate. Natalie Cline is the...
Common Dreams: ‘A Battle Cry From Appalachia’

Common Dreams: ‘A Battle Cry From Appalachia’

‘A Battle Cry From Appalachia’: Progressive Paula Jean Swearengin Wins US Senate Primary in West Virginia “This campaign has always been about the movement for a better future,” said the victorious Democrat who ran on Medicare for All and a...
Paula Jean’s statement regarding bounties on American troops

Swearengin declared winner of Democratic U.S. Senate race in W.Va.

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WCHS/WVAH) — The Associated Press has declared Paula Jean Swearengin as the winner of Democratic Senate primary in West Virginia. With 96% of the precincts reporting, Swearengin had 38%, Richard Ojeda, 33%, and Richie Robb, 29%. Swearengin will face...