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June 25, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) today issued the following statement on H.R. 7120: “Today House Democrats passed a purely partisan bill, which would only serve to make Americans less safe. Rather than focusing on investing in improving law enforcement training and equipment, Democrats decided to prioritize personal lawsuits against police officers. This bill would disincentivize anyone from ever wanting to serve as law enforcement.
June 24, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced a $1,000,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Justice’s (DOJ) Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS Office) for the State of West Virginia. This grant funding, through the COPS Anti-Methamphetamine Program (CAMP), will help combat the illegal manufacturing and distribution of methamphetamine.
June 24, 2020 Press Release
WINFIELD – Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) met with local law enforcement at the Putnam County Courthouse Campus to discuss COVID-19 response and the $87,989 Department of Justice (DOJ) grant the county received to respond to the coronavirus.
June 17, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced a $26,851,044.60 grant for the West Virginia School Building Authority. This grant from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will fund the relocation of Kanawha County Board of Education’s Clendenin Elementary School, which was damaged during the 2016 floods.
June 15, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced a $12,000,000 Infrastructure for Rebuilding America (INFRA) grant from the Department of Transportation (DOT) for the construction of 3.1 miles of grade and drain pavement improvements on Corridor H.
June 12, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced a $87,989 grant from the Department of Justice (DOJ)’s for Putnam County. The Coronavirus Emergency Supplemental Funding (CESF) will provide aid to states and local governments to prevent, prepare for and respond to the coronavirus.
June 4, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced $705,664 in Department of Justice (DOJ) grants for law enforcement in West Virginia’s Second Congressional District. These funds were awarded through the DOJ’s Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS Office) COPS Hiring Program (CHP). The awards announced today are inclusive of the $51 million announced in May as part of Operation Relentless Pursuit.
June 1, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced a $1,186,900 Job Corps Scholars grant awarded by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) for eligible at-risk youth at the Blue Ridge Community and Technical College in Martinsburg, West Virginia.
June 1, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced a $2,000,000 Rural Development investment loan from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Water and Environmental Program for the Southern Jackson County Public Service District. This Rural Development investment will be used to extend water service to White Pine, Windell Ridge, Jim Ridge and Station Camp.
May 29, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON — Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) issued the following statement after joining the lawsuit filed in the D.C. Federal District Court challenging the constitutionality of H. Res. 965, the House Democrat plan to vote by proxy: “I joined Leader McCarthy, House Republicans and American citizens in the lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the proxy voting plan because House Democrats broke over 230 years of precedent and dismissed the Constitution’s quorum requirement. House Democrats failed the American people when they chose to pass the rule to enable proxy voting.

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June 11, 2020 In The News
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- Another elected official is putting his support behind the effort to award Hershel "Woody" Williams with the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
June 10, 2020 In The News
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — All three of West Virginia’s delegates to the U.S. House of Representatives will be running in this year’s general election following wins in their respective primary races.
June 9, 2020 In The News
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WCHS/WVAH) — U.S. Rep. Alex Mooney has won the Republican nomination in West Virginia's 2nd District.
June 7, 2020 In The News
WASHINGTON (WSAZ) -- In a series of tweets Sunday, President Donald Trump shared his support for West Virginia Governor Jim Justice and other state leaders ahead of Tuesday's primary.
June 5, 2020 In The News
ELKINS — The Elkins Police Department will use a federal grant of more than $100,000 to hire a new officer, officials said.
June 3, 2020 In The News
Mooney told MetroNews he is calling voters and focusing on outreach in swing counties. He is additionally continuing a multi-stage bicycle ride through the 2nd District, providing him with some chances to speak to constituents as the state continues reopening. During a recent trip through Lewis and Braxton counties, one issue Mooney noticed at the top of voters’ minds: the coronavirus.
June 1, 2020 In The News
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — Blue Ridge Community and Technical College recently was awarded a $1.1 million Job Corps Scholars grant by the U.S. Department of Labor, U.S. Rep. Alex X. Mooney announced Monday.
May 28, 2020 In The News
A group of House Republican lawmakers introduced a bill Thursday that would withhold pay for members of Congress who vote by proxy, as the battle over how measures are voted on amid the coronavirus pandemic continues to intensify.
May 19, 2020 In The News
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) issued the following statement on H.R. 6800:

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