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October 3, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) Co-Sponsors Coal Miner Pension Fix Legislation

Washington, DC - Today, Congressman Alex Mooney (WV-02) cosponsored the American Miners’ Pension Act, which will ensure that retired coal miners receive the pension benefits they earned. He released the following statement in reaction to the introduction of the bill:

September 14, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) Praises Passage of The Make America Secure and Prosperous Appropriations Act

Washington, DC - Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) released the following statement in response to the House of Representatives passing H.R. 3354, the Make America Secure and Prosperous Appropriations Act:

September 11, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) Announces Service Academy Nomination Process

Washington, DC - Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced his process for nominating students in West Virginia’s Second Congressional District to our nation's Service Academies.

September 8, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) Statement on Congress Raising the Debt Ceiling

Washington, DC - Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) released the following statement in responses to Congress raising the debt ceiling for an additional three months:

September 7, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Mooney Praises Funding for Yeager Airport

Washington, DC – Congressman Alex Mooney released the follow statements in response to Yeager Airport receiving over $13 million in U.S. Department of Transportation grant funding for runway safety improvements:

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July 27, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) Statement on Passage of The Make America Secure Appropriations Act

Washington, DC - Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) released the following statement regarding the House of Representatives passing H.R. 3219, The Make America Secure Appropriations Act 2018:

July 19, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) Praises Passage of Bill to Delay Implementation of Obama Era Ozone Rule

Washington, DC- Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) released the following statement regarding the House of Representatives passing H.R. 806, The Ozone Standards Implementation Act of 2017:

June 29, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) Praises Passage of Bills to Enforce Illegal Immigration Laws 

Washington, DC- Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) released the following statement regarding the House of Representatives passing The No Sanctuary for Criminals Act (H.R. 3003) and Kate’s Law (H.R. 3004):

June 23, 2017 Press Release

 

Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) Statement on Flood Insurance Reform Bills

Washington, DC- Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) released the following statement regarding the House Financial Services Committee passing major flood reform legislation:

June 8, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) Applauds Passage of Financial CHOICE Act

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In The News

March 14, 2016 In The News

CHARLESTON – Several state leaders are taking issue with Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s comments that she would “put a lot of coal miners and coal companies out of business.” 

Clinton’s comment came Sunday during a town hall meeting in Columbus, Ohio.

March 10, 2016 In The News

SUTTON -

Congressman Alex Mooney, representing West Virginia's 2nd district,  toured Appalachian Timber Services in Braxton County on Wednesday.

March 2, 2016 In The News

A Republican senator introduced an amendment Monday to the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act based on the bill Rep. Alex Mooney, R-West Virginia, introduced last month into the U.S. House of Representatives.

February 26, 2016 In The News

HARPERS FERRY - Months after an early morning fire left several businesses in Harpers Ferry with extensive damage, Rep. Alex Mooney, R-W.Va., came to the historic town Monday afternoon to talk with the mayor, council members and business owners about the progress of repair.

February 10, 2016 In The News

Rep. Alex Mooney, R-W.Va., introduced H.R. 4499, also known as the Promoting Responsible Opioid Prescribing Act, Feb. 9.

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February 10, 2016 In The News

Some times a "tiny tweak" can go a long way toward solving a big problem, according to Rep. Alex Mooney, R-W.Va.

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January 14, 2016 In The News

CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. — Members of West Virginia’s congressional delegation applauded the designation Thursday of Jefferson County as a High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area .

Jefferson County was one of 14 additional counties in 10 states that was announced by Director of National Drug Control Policy Michael Botticelli.

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January 13, 2016 In The News

WASHINGTON, DC — Although not surprised, both West Virginia Congressman David McKinley of the first Congressional District and Alex Mooney of the second district said they were frustrated by what President Barrack Obama talked about in Tuesday night’s State of the Union Address.

January 5, 2016 In The News

As a U.S. representative for West Virginia's coal country, Alex Mooney said he frequently feels under siege from federal environmental regulations aimed at eventually phasing out one of his state's prime industries and traditions: coal mining.

December 16, 2015 In The News

The Technical Education and Career Help Act, also known as the TEACH Act, was introduced by Congressman Alex Mooney (R-WV) on Tuesday.

Under the TEACH Act, allocated grant funding issued for Higher Education will be able to be put towards training of teachers in a vocational and technical setting.

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