The WV Business & Industry Council works to keep its membership up to date on issues of importance to the employer community. Below find recent organizational news releases, news clippings, action alerts and other information relevant to our membership.
February 10th, 2016
Click HERE to read the statement from BIC Chairman Chris Hamilton on the U.S. Supreme Court's Clean Power Plan decision.
February 9th, 2016
Click HERE to read BIC's endorsement of Beth Walker for the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals.
February 5th, 2016
Charleston, W.Va. (February 4, 2016) – The West Virginia Business & Industry Council (BIC) has high praise for the House of Delegates for taking the courageous vote in favor of making West Virginia the nation's 26th right-to-work state and for the State Senate for approving HB4005, repealing the prevailing wage. Click to read more.
January 22nd, 2016
In a 17-16 vote Thursday, the West Virginia Senate approved Senate Bill 1, the Workplace Freedom Act. If ultimately signed into law, SB1 would make West Virginia the nation's 26th right-to-work state.
January 16th, 2016
The West Virginia Business & Industry Council applauds the Senate Judiciary Committee for passing Senate Bill 1, the Workplace Freedom Act of 2016.