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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.
May 27, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced a $1,356,869 grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) for the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Service’s Hospital Preparedness Program.
May 26, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced a $2,065,696 grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) for the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Service’s Black Lung Clinic Program.
May 22, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced a $37,764 grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) for the CAMC Health Education and Research Institute in Charleston, West Virginia.
May 20, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced a $20,000 grant for Braxton County from the Department of Transportation (DOT)’s Federal Aviation Administration. These economic relief grants are being funded as part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act.
May 20, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced $59,064,062 in grants from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) for West Virginia’s Department of Health and Human Services.
May 19, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON — Today Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02), along with 15 members of the U.S. House of Representatives Coal Caucus, signed a letter sent to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell and Small Business Administration Administrator Carranza in support of the coal industry’s equal access to coronavirus relief funds.

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In The News

August 8, 2020 In The News
The bridge dedication serves to honor the Elkins Native, who gave the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom. Representatives of Alex Mooney, Delagate William Hartman and other members of the community joined to commemorate Baxter’s memory.
August 4, 2020 In The News

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July 26, 2020 In The News
CLARKSBURG, W.Va. – When Congress goes back to Washington D.C. this week, there will be more work on another COVID-19 aid package.
July 26, 2020 In The News
In segment four, Rep. Alex Mooney, (R-WV) explains why he believes COVID-aid funding should help small businesses and help the state’s schools to reopen, how benefits should help encourage Mountain State employees should go back to work and who is eventually going to pay for the CARES packages.
July 25, 2020 In The News
Congratulations to Rep. Alex Mooney (R 2nd District WV) for receiving a FreedomFighter’s award from Freedomworks as noted in Rep. Mooney’s informative Monday newsletter. Jason Pye, Freedomworks’ Vice President for Legislative Affairs, said “These are the folks we can count on to put the Constitution and American taxpayers first.”
July 24, 2020 In The News
(WOWK) — Inside West Virginia Politics discusses the latest political news with WOWK 13 News award-winning anchor and host of West Virginia Tonight Mark Curtis.
July 21, 2020 In The News
Republican politicians denounced a St. Louis prosecutor's decision to file felony charges against a married couple that pointed guns at protesters marching past their home last month.
July 19, 2020 In The News
I’m proud to come to work in the people’s House to represent the voice of the great people of West Virginia’s Second Congressional District. I will continue to fight for Corridor H funding in Congress and grow our economy. There can be no discussion, compromise or honest debate when members of Congress fail to show up to work. The House is now being run like a partisan machine with members casting votes from their couches thousands of miles away.
July 17, 2020 In The News
This proxy voting scheme is terrible for our democracy, and also recently cost the state of West Virginia what likely would have been hundreds of millions of dollars in infrastructure funding. Since 1965, the West Virginia congressional delegation — Republicans and Democrats — have been working together to complete the Corridor H project. Our most recent effort to fund Corridor H was undone in outlandish fashion by Pelosi’s proxy voting scheme.
July 13, 2020 In The News
GOP lawmakers wrote a letter Friday to Attorney General William Barr, urging the protection of the firearm rights of the St. Louis couple that saw their guns confiscated after they went viral for defending their home against demonstrators, according to reports.

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