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December 19, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Alex X. Mooney Plans to Vote for Tax Cuts for all Americans

Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-2) intends to vote for the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act to deliver tax cuts for all West Virginians. He released the following statement:

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December 7, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Alex X. Mooney Votes to Protect the Second Amendment

Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-2) voted in favor of H.R. 38, the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act to ensure that law abiding gun owners can transport their weapons across state lines. Congressman Mooney is also a cosponsor of the bill and released the following statement:

November 29, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Alex X. Mooney Names Chad Story as District Director

Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-2) has announced a new addition to his senior staff.  Chad Story has been named District Director and will based out of the Congressman’s Charleston district office. He will replace Fred Joseph who is retiring at the end of November. 

November 28, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) Submits Statement Opposing Clean Power Plan

Charleston, WV – Congressman Alex Mooney (WV-02) submitted the following testimony at the Environmental Protection Agency public hearing in Charleston regarding the Clean Power Plan:

November 16, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Mooney Praises Tax Cuts for West Virginia Families

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) voted for H.R. 1 - the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which will result in a $1,655 tax cut for the average family in West Virginia’s Second Congressional District. He released the following statement:

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November 15, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Alex Mooney Applauds Passage of Bill to Roll Back Obama Coal Regulations

Washington, DC - Today, the House Financial Services Committee passed Congressman Mooney’s bill, H.R. 4289 to repeal a duplicative Obama-era regulation on coal mining.

November 2, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) Statement on Tax Reform Legislation

 
Washington, DC - Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) released the following regarding the introduction of H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act:

October 11, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) Praises Clean Power Plan Reversal 

Washington, DC- Today, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt announced he would reverse the job-killing so-called Clean Power Plan that threatened thousands of West Virginia jobs. Congressman Mooney released the following statement:

October 5, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) Votes for Fiscally Conservative Budget

Washington, DC – Congressman Alex Mooney (WV-02) voted in favor of H. Con. Res. 71- the Building a Better America Budget resolution and released the following statement:

October 3, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) Praises Passage of Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act

Washington, DC - Today, Congressman Alex Mooney (WV-02) praised the passage of H.R. 36, the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act:

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In The News

April 2, 2015 In The News
MARTINSBURG - U.S. Rep. Alex Mooney, R-W.Va., has introduced legislation that would at least delay, if not prevent, the implementation of new stream buffer zones around mining operations.
April 1, 2015 In The News
Congressman Alex Mooney introduced H.R. 1644, the STREAM Act, which seeks to to prevent implementation of a new stream buffer zone rule last week in an attempt to further protect the state’s coal miners.
April 1, 2015 In The News
Coal is pretty important to West Virginia. Coal-fired electric power plants accounted for 95 percent of West Virginia's net electricity generation in 2013 and the state produces about 15 percent of all fossil fuel energy in the US. What’s more, the Mountain State leads the nation in underground coal mine production. One government agency seems poised to slow these miners down, but not if Rep. Alex Mooney (R-WV) can help it.
March 27, 2015 In The News
SUMMIT POINT - Rep. Alex Mooney, R-W.Va., is fighting a proposal that he says would shut down a training facility in Summit Point. On Wednesday, Mooney denounced part of President Barack Obama's budget submission for Fiscal Year 2016 planning, development and construction of a Foreign Affairs Security Training Center in Virginia. The president proposed the construction of the Foreign Affairs Security Training Center in Virginia, at an estimated cost of more than $400 million.
March 22, 2015 In The News
MARTINSBURG - U.S. Rep. Alex X. Mooney, R-W.Va., was able to get three items included in the budget approved Thursday by the House Budget Committee, of which he is a member.
March 19, 2015 In The News
The House budget for the U.S. House of Representatives is scheduled to come to the full floor for a vote sometime next week, sources say. The House Budget Committee released the budget earlier this week and it has successfully passed out of committee. Rep. Alex Mooney, R-W.Va, the only West Virginia representative on the budget committee, proposed three specific items that are included in the House budget.
March 19, 2015 In The News
Congressman Alex Mooney, R-W.Va., got three budget proposals into the U.S. House budget bill that he says benefit the state.
March 2, 2015 In The News
“This is the latest highlight of the terrible effects of putting federal bureaucracy in between a family and their healthcare decisions, “Mooney said. “The terrible financial impact of having a newborn go uncovered is wreaking havoc on struggling young families. I can attest to the absurdity of this process having lived through it myself in the last year, and being prevented from adding my newborn baby to my family’s insurance plan.”
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February 9, 2015 In The News

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. House representative in West Virginia’s 2nd District says life begins at conception.

“I just believe it’s a scientific fact. It’s not simply a religious fact or religious belief, I believe it’s a scientific fact and we should define when life begins,” Congressman Alex Mooney (R-W.Va.) said.

February 3, 2015 In The News

Members of West Virginia’s congressional delegation didn’t mince words when responding to President Barack Obama’s budget plans.

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