West Virginia is on the cusp of a once-in-a-generation opportunity.
We haven't even scratched the surface of what we can do with natural gas and the ways it could transform our entire economy are truly amazing.
But turning promise and potential into something tangible takes more than talk. When the two crackers are built in the next four years will the hundreds of new business, jobs and homes be in West Virginia or Ohio? If nothing changes, I fear the answer.
Quite simply, our lawmakers need to step up and open this state for real, lasting investment. Giving our people a shot at prosperity is a sure way to create a better West Virginia.