CEA Midwest recently hosted the West Virginia Energy and Manufacturing Forum in Wheeling, WV.  This forum brought together elected and public officials, key labor and business leaders, academia, manufacturers and energy producers to discuss the importance of responsible energy development in the context of jobs, the economy, revitalization of the domestic manufacturing sector, and increased energy security and U.S. competitiveness for West Virginia.

Republican West Virginia gubernatorial candidate Bill Cole said in Wheeling Wednesday the role of government should be to partner with job creators, and not impede development with excessive regulation. Cole and Rep. David B. McKinley, R-W.Va., each addressed the West Virginia Energy and Manufacturing Forum Wednesday at Oglebay Park’s Wilson Lodge.

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