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August 25, 2020 Press Release
INSTITUTE – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced a $552,000.00 grant for the Institute Volunteer Fire Department from U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)’s Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) program.
August 25, 2020 Press Release
RAVENSWOOD – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced a $952,380.95 grant for the Ravenswood Volunteer Fire Department from U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)’s Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) program.
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.

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August 28, 2020 In The News

RAVENSWOOD — Grants have been approved for health care centers and the Ravenswood Volunteer Fire Department, a congressman said.

August 27, 2020 In The News
BUCKHANNON — The Upshur County Board of Education met Tuesday evening at 7 p.m. in the Buckhannon-Upshur High School (B-UHS). All members were present, either in person, or through the conference call. The public was permitted to attend, with a recommendation to maintain social distance and wear masks. Members of the public were also able to attend the virtual meeting telephonically.
August 27, 2020 In The News
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Wednesday, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced $1,458,664 in grants for health centers in West Virginia’s Second Congressional District from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ ‘Health Center Cluster’ grant program.
August 25, 2020 In The News
PARKERSBURG — Two of West Virginia’s three members of the U.S. House of Representatives voted against an aid package for the Postal Service that would reverse cuts and prevent any effort to slow delivery of the mail.
August 22, 2020 In The News
Most Republicans opposed the bill, including West Virginia’s Alex Mooney and Carol Miller. Mooney, who this week said concerns about the Postal Service are exaggerated, stated the Delivering for America Act harms the Postal Service’s financial standing.
August 21, 2020 In The News
James W. Carroll showcased the effectiveness of “community corrections,” programs that help eligible offenders make the transition to “the outside” through drug addiction counseling, working with probation officers and other community support groups. The success of community corrections drew the White House counselor to Martinsburg at week’s end where he and West Virginia Congressman Alex Mooney (R – 2nd District) met with staff and clients at the Berkeley County Day Report Center.
August 21, 2020 In The News
MARTINSBURG — Addiction and recovery services are moving into the next phase of professionalism with a bright future ahead, according to local officials, after the Berkeley County Day Report Center received praises from national and state leadership for its work.
August 20, 2020 In The News
Although the U.S. Postal Service has warned West Virginia there’s risk some absentee ballots might not be processed in time to be counted, some members of the state’s congressional delegation say they aren’t alarmed. Asked about Post Office concerns this week, Senator Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., expressed confidence the situation will be worked out. Congressman Alex Mooney, R-W.Va., suggested the concern has been overblown.
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, 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.

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