This legislative session, thousands of teachers and other school employees walked off the job and onto the grounds of the state capital to rally for better pay and benefits. Many have wondered how the nine-school-day strike might impact the coming elections.
Depending on who you ask, you’ll get some pretty different answers.
“I don’t think it had anything to do with the teacher’s strike at all,” said WV GOP chairwoman Melody Potter.
Democratic chairwoman, Belinda Biafore, had a different take.