Tomblin says school calendar bill appears to take state “backwards”
By Jeff Jenkins, MetroNews
Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin says a bill that would change the public school calendar process “kind of takes us back a little bit.”
Tomblin will make a decision on the measure (HB 4171) by the end of the day Friday. April 1 is the deadline for the governor to sign or veto bills passed in the final hours of the 60-day legislative session.
The bill allows for...