The Latest on a teachers strike in West Virginia (all times local):

7:15 p.m.

West Virginia lawmakers have left a doomed, broad-based education bill on the shelf, handing a victory to teachers who went on strike to stop it.

Teachers packed the gallery in the House of Delegates chambers and in the hallways outside Wednesday night as the House made no mention of Tuesday’s passage of a motion that tabled the bill.

According to legislative rules, a lawmaker who voted to table the bill had until Wednesday to ask to have the vote reconsidered. No such move was made.

That could mean an end to the two-day strike. Unions for teachers and school service workers were set to discuss the move after the evening session.

Portions of the bill also could still be offered through amendments to other legislation in the final two weeks of the session.

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2:20 p.m.

Striking West Virginia teachers have descended on the state Capitol for a second day as they watch lawmakers’ potential movements on an education bill that had been tabled a day before.

Union members on Wednesday waited out a deadline for the House of Delegates to use a potential technical maneuver to reconsider a decision Tuesday that effectively killed the complex legislation.

According to legislative rules, any lawmaker who voted to table the bill had until Wednesday to ask to have the vote reconsidered. The House made no such action during its morning session and was set to meet again Wednesday night.

Portions of the bill also could still be offered through amendments to other legislation in the final two weeks of the session.

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8:30 a.m.

West Virginia public school teachers are striking for a second day even though legislation they loathed was tabled in the House of Delegates.

Schools in 54 of the state’s 55 counties were closed Wednesday. The lone holdout again was Putnam County.

Leaders of three unions covering teachers and school service workers say they have trust issues with lawmakers and believe there’s a small chance there still could be further developments with the complex legislation.

One day after the House effectively killed the bill, other legislation is getting attention. This proposal set to be discussed in a House committee Wednesday would boost the pay of teachers, school service workers, and state police by 5 percent.

Last year, teachers and service workers won a 5 percent raise following a nine-day strike.

Striking teachers wave at passing cars outside Poca High School Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, in Poca, W.Va. (AP Photo/John Raby)
Striking teachers wave at passing cars outside Poca High School Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, in Poca, W.Va. (AP Photo/John Raby)
Striking West Virginia teachers and supporters rally outside the House of Delegates chambers Tuesday, Feb. (AP Photo/John Raby)
Striking West Virginia teachers and supporters rally outside the House of Delegates chambers Tuesday, Feb. (AP Photo/John Raby)
Mary Jane Helgren, an art teacher in Pleasants County, hugs Parry Caster of Huntington Explorer Academy as teachers and school personnel celebrate after the House of Delegates passed a motion to postpone indefinitely a vote on Senate Bill 451 at the West Virginia State Capitol in Charleston, W. (Craig Hudson/Charleston Gazette-Mail via AP)
Mary Jane Helgren, an art teacher in Pleasants County, hugs Parry Caster of Huntington Explorer Academy as teachers and school personnel celebrate after the House of Delegates passed a motion to postpone indefinitely a vote on Senate Bill 451 at the West Virginia State Capitol in Charleston, W. (Craig Hudson/Charleston Gazette-Mail via AP)
The public viewing galleries are lined with visitors as delegates debate Senate Bill 451, commonly referred to as the omnibus education bill, in the House of Delegates chamber at the Capitol in Charleston, W. (Craig Hudson/The Charleston Gazette-Mail via AP)
The public viewing galleries are lined with visitors as delegates debate Senate Bill 451, commonly referred to as the omnibus education bill, in the House of Delegates chamber at the Capitol in Charleston, W. (Craig Hudson/The Charleston Gazette-Mail via AP)
Teachers and school personnel celebrate after the House of Delegates passed a motion to postpone a vote on Senate Bill 451 indefinitely at the West Virginia State Capitol in Charleston, W. (Craig Hudson/Charleston Gazette-Mail via AP)
Teachers and school personnel celebrate after the House of Delegates passed a motion to postpone a vote on Senate Bill 451 indefinitely at the West Virginia State Capitol in Charleston, W. (Craig Hudson/Charleston Gazette-Mail via AP)
Striking Ohio County public school teachers stand in front of Woodsdale Elementary School in Wheeling, W. (Scott McCloskey/The Wheeling News Register via AP)
Striking Ohio County public school teachers stand in front of Woodsdale Elementary School in Wheeling, W. (Scott McCloskey/The Wheeling News Register via AP)
A 55 United sign stands outside of Hurricane High School which remains open in Putnam County, W.Va, during the first day of a statewide strike by teachers and school personnel on Tuesday, Feb. (Craig Hudson/Charleston Gazette-Mail via AP)
A 55 United sign stands outside of Hurricane High School which remains open in Putnam County, W.Va, during the first day of a statewide strike by teachers and school personnel on Tuesday, Feb. (Craig Hudson/Charleston Gazette-Mail via AP)