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August 22, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) released the following statement on H.R. 8015: “Today I voted against H.R. 8015, which would undermine important postal reforms and harm the long-term solvency of the United States Postal Service (USPS). Speaker Pelosi convened the U.S. House of Representatives today to fuel a false and intentionally misleading theory about the USPS.
August 21, 2020 Press Release
MARTINSBURG – Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02), along with White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) Director Jim Carroll (President Trump’s “Drug Czar”), led a roundtable discussion with regional law enforcement and local officials at the Berkeley County Recovery Resource Center in Martinsburg. Congressman Mooney and Director Carroll reported that the Berkeley Day Report Center, a treatment alternative to incarceration for nonviolent offenders whose substance abuse problems have led to legal involvement, will receive almost $125,000 in discretionary funding for this year. This is a part of the White House’s recent announcement of $15.9 million in discretionary funding for its High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas (HIDTA) Program.
August 4, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced $3,800 in loan and $1,000,000 in grant funding from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development for the City of Ripley to correct deficiencies at the treatment ponds.
July 9, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) released the following statement after the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in Little Sisters of the Poor v. Pennsylvania:
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.

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August 19, 2020 In The News
CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, R–W.Va., and Rep. Alex Mooney, R–W.Va., joined Gov. Jim Justice for his Wednesday coronavirus press briefing.
August 19, 2020 In The News
CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS)– Gov. Justice and state officials provide an update for media on COVID-19 preparedness and response plans. Sen. Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) and Rep. Alex Mooney (R-WV) attended Gov. Jim Justice’s (R-WV) news conference on Wednesday. They addressed West Virginians about the latest efforts being made on the next round of federal funding called the HEALS Act which includes more than $1 billion for reopening schools.
August 19, 2020 In The News
CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) – West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice gave an update on COVID-19 at approximately 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 19. US Senator Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) and Congressman Alex Mooney (R-WV) joined the governor and state officials for the briefing.
August 19, 2020 In The News
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A key member of President Donald Trump’s coronavirus task force said during a visit to West Virginia Wednesday that she’s impressed with how residents of the state appear to be putting each other first. Dr. Deborah Birx, White House Coronavirus Task Force Coordinator, took part in a round-table discussion with Gov. Jim Justice, U.S. Senator Shelley Moore Capito, Second District Congressman Alex Mooney and members of Justice’s task force.
August 19, 2020 In The News
Justice was joined at his briefing by U.S. Sen. Shelley Moore Capito and Rep. Alex Mooney, who both made mention of the currently stalled federal coronavirus relief package — known as the HEALS Act — and the potential of $105 billion becoming available to states to support schools. West Virginia’s share of those funds was not immediately clear.
August 19, 2020 In The News
CHARLESTON — Gov. Jim Justice, state health and education officials and Republican members of West Virginia’s congressional delegation met Wednesday with the federal official overseeing the national coronavirus response.
August 15, 2020 In The News
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (WSAZ) - The head of the National COVID-19 Task Force, Vice President Mike Pence, met with members of West Virginia’s Task Force Saturday morning. At the Greenbrier Resort, owned by West Virginia Governor Jim Justice, Vice President Pence told the members of the team he appreciated their hard work and leadership during this unprecedented time.
August 14, 2020 In The News
Monetary policy, especially since the 2008 financial crisis, coupled with the recent federal fiscal response to coronavirus has re-inflated nominal asset prices and contributed to the wealth gap, while weakening the Federal Reserve Note in relation to the world’s other fiat currencies. Reps. Alex Mooney (R-WV), Andy Barr (R-KY), Kevin Brady (R-TX), Ted Budd (R-NC), and Lee Zeldin (R-NY) also joined the caucus.
August 10, 2020 In The News
On the issue of our police, Speaker Pelosi and the Democrat majority once again decided to play politics, passing a purely partisan anti-police bill (H.R. 7120, June 25, 2020), which only serves to make all Americans less safe. This legislation promotes their left-wing agenda to appease radical activists, while further demoralizing police who are under attack.
August 8, 2020 In The News
We have to fight off the communism encroaching our nation. I will definitely vote for President Donald Trump, Vice President Mike Pence, Representative Alex Mooney, and the conservatives who represent the State of West Virginia. They are the only ones whom I can trust to lead us. I am in fear that this country will end up in a war between the liberals and conservatives. The governors tell us we can't go to the beaches, but allow the thugs to run the streets.

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