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A new law passed by the West Virginia Legislature will expand the West Virginia Veterans’ Council from nine to 11 members, ensuring diverse representation from regions of the state and military service branches. 
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On April 28, 2022, West Virginia Secretary of State Mac Warner joined AARP West Virginia for a live statewide TeleTown Hall conversation on voting procedures for the May 10 Primary Election. During the interactive event, Secretary Warner explained voting options and fielded questions from AARP members across the Mountain State. You can listen to the event in its entirety below:
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Bipartisan bills strengthen support for veterans and military families, establish law enforcement training to assist those with Alzheimer's and dementia
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West Virginia holds its primary election Tuesday, May 10, and AARP West Virginia urges eligible residents to be heard at the ballot box. 
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Supporting home and community-based services to make sure people have choice in how they live as they age, expanding access to high speed internet service, protecting older West Virginians against fraud and financial exploitation.
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West Virginia’s state legislature meets for a 60-day session each year, and AARP West Virginia is making the most of the time, advocating for older adults on a wide array of issues.
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Older adults who want to age in place need better options, more support services  
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Basic staples would be out of reach for many if prices went up at the same rate as popular medications
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March 22 application deadline approaching for 2022 round of national grant-funded projects
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Up to 10 million will need new devices as carriers look to reuse that part of the airwaves
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This article was contributed by guest columnist, West Virginia State Senator Ryan Weld (R- Brooke,01).
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