We’re old enough to remember when West Virginia’s Legislature had a short and a long session. One year would be just for the budget and the next year would take care of the budget and anything else that needed attention by our elected officials. Then it was decided that both sessions would be for 60 days with special sessions when needed. It’s often been asked if we really need our elected officials to spend all that time in Charleston.
Just as many are asking if Congress needs to be in Washington all year long with a few vacations and a