Now this is a surprise!

Republican candidates in the House of Delegates 38th and 40th Districts said Friday they want to bring common sense to the Legislature, even if that means defying leadership at times.

Two of the three candidates interviewed by Gazette-Mail editors said they opposed legislation passed last session to make West Virginia a right-to-work state and to repeal prevailing wage rates for large state-funded construction projects.

- See more at: Charleston Gazette-Mail | GOP candidates for 38th, 40th disagree on prevailing wage, right-to-work