Mountain State Views

House Minority Leader Doug Skaff talks special session, tax reform, and politics in the House of Delegates

August 19, 2022 Steven Allen Adams
Mountain State Views
House Minority Leader Doug Skaff talks special session, tax reform, and politics in the House of Delegates
Show Notes

On episode 012 of Mountain State Views, host Steven Allen Adams talks with House Minority Leader Doug Skaff, D-Kanawha. The two talk about the continued pause of the West Virginia Legislature's special session, the need to tax relief for West Virginians, drama within the House Republican caucus, and what the House Democratic caucus could look like after the November elections.

Skaff has been the minority leader for the House Democratic caucus since 2020. He has served in the House from 2009 to 2013 and since 2019. Skaff is a businessman and entrepreneur who also serves as president of HD Media, owners of The Charleston Gazette-Mail, the Huntington Herald Dispatch, and  multiple other newspapers in southern West Virginia.

Listen to Del. Skaff's podcast, Outside the Echo Chamber here.