The West Virginia Business & Industry Council works to improve the state’s business climate. Our members are foot soldiers for change – the eyes, ears, minds and voices fighting as one for a bright West Virginia future.
BIC members are engaged in the political process in West Virginia and intricately involved in most policy initiatives spearheaded by the Legislative and Executive branches of government.
We take positions on a variety of issues and place a priority on select advocacy areas.
Address tax fairness, regulatory consistency, the economic impact of all legislation and effective, accessible education opportunities to produce graduates who are ready for the 21st Century workforce. Read More
Modernize West Virginia’s legal system to make us as competitive, or more so, than surrounding states. Read More
Ensure safety, security and stability of our roads, bridges and other components by investing in short- and long-term infrastructure improvements. Read More
Continue a positive trajectory evidenced by WV’s emergence from the recession with a budget surplus and our upgraded state bond rating. Read More