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W.Va. lawmakers to hold hearing Wednesday on proposed use of federal block grants
Reported by: Associated Press
Monday, January 6, 2014 2:05 AM EST
West Virginia lawmakers are holding a public hearing this week on the proposed use of federal block grants.
House Finance Chairman Brent Boggs says the federal funding helps state agencies provide critical services.
Grant funding to be discussed includes preventative health and health services, substance abuse prevention and treatment, community development and workforce investment.