State officials: Delegate’s Common Core lawsuit should be thrown out
By Eric Eyre, Staff writer
West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey, Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin and schools Superintendent Michael Martirano want a judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by Berkeley County Delegate Michael Folk, who’s seeking the repeal Common Core educational standards being taught in public schools.
In court filings, Tomblin’s attorney said Folk, a Republican, is trying to...