West Virginia's population is declining due to outdated infrastructure and a depreciating coal industry. Even democrats are conservative here. Workers work harder for lesser pay compared to other states. Exploitative out-of-state companies profit without paying taxes. 'Mountaineers are nearly free' would aptly depict the situation.
"Utah's laws are heavily influenced by the Mormon church. Votes can be amended if they conflict with church beliefs. Alcohol can't be purchased on Sundays or past 7 pm on weekdays. No alcohol delivery allowed."