FCC Chairman Ajit Pai proposed Nov. 21 to scrap the rule, which has only been in place for two years.
Party leaders from the Senate and the House of Representatives appointed conferees last week to draft a joint tax bill.
The U.S. House of Representatives voted 231-198 for the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act.
Senators heard from health officials Tuesday about actions being made to address the opioid epidemic, as well as pressed about ways to combat drug addiction.
The Golden Eagles won the NCAA Division II men's soccer national championship game Saturday.
The U.S. House of Representatives is scheduled to vote Monday to send the Senate bill to a conference committee.
The measure needs 51 votes to pass, meaning two Republican senators can vote against the legislation given a supporting vote by Vice President Mike Pence.
U.S. Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., was among the 52 Republicans who voted in favor of the moving forward with debate on the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.
The efforts will include a new Drug Enforcement Administration field division in Louisville, Kentucky.
U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., spoke Tuesday alongside 14 other senators, hours before the Senate Committee on the Budget passed the chamber's version of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.
West Virginia's ranking was the result of multiple factors including the worst population growth rate in the United States and the lowest college attainment rate in the country.
The public hearing starts at 9 a.m. at the West Virginia State Capitol in Charleston.
Gov. Jim Justice said in a statement a tax overhaul bill will provide average families with relief and also help "grow the country."
James Means killed a year ago.
U.S. Rep. David McKinley, R-W.Va., was one of 227 House Republicans who voted for the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act last week.
The White House Council of Economic Advisers said in a 10-page report the economic cost of the opioid crisis was $504 billion, or 2.8 percent of the United States' gross domestic product.
Reps. David McKinley, Alex Mooney and Evan Jenkins were among the 227 lawmakers who voted for the House version of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.
The ornament is made of white opalescent glass and is cut in the shape of West Virginia.
If the bill becomes law, mining companies would no longer be required to report the number of safety violations and citations to the Securities and Exchange Commission.
The requirement is part of the Dodd-Frank banking law, which was passed in light of the 2008 financial crisis.