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April 29, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced $28,864,721 in grant awards to the West Virginia Department of Transportation (WVDOT) and a $7,778,442 grant award to Kanawha Valley Regional Transportation Authority (KVRTA) in Kanawha County, West Virginia. Funds are allotted from the Department of Transportation (DOT)’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) as part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act to help maintain service for coronavirus recovery and response. A portion of the WVDOT Rural Area Formula funds will also be used to support Intercity Bus Operators.
April 29, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced $1,160,849 in U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) grants from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act Supplemental Public Housing Operating Funds for West Virginia’s Second Congressional District.
April 28, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced $4,840,956 in grants 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 and will go to West Virginia’s Yeager Airport and Eastern WV Regional Airport.
April 27, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today Representative Alex X. Mooney (WV-02), along with Representative Matt Gaetz (FL-01), Senator Martha McSally (R-AZ) and a bicameral coalition of over 50 other lawmakers sent a letter to House and Senate leadership requesting that no COVID-19 relief funds be given to China’s state-run bio-agent laboratory, the Wuhan Institute of Virology (WIV).
April 27, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced a $1,908,001 grant from the Department of Transportation (DOT) for the Central West Virginia Regional Airport Authority Project for Yeager Airport runway rehabilitation.
April 24, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced $7,411,422 in grants from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) for West Virginia’s Department of Health and Human Services and Department of Health and Human Resources.
April 22, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced support for H.R.266, the Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act and issued the following statement:
April 17, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced a total of $17,595,872 in emergency U.S. Department of Education grants for West Virginia, authorized by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act.
April 17, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced a total of $140,853 in U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) grants for West Virginia coronavirus response.
April 16, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced a total of $2,945,497 in U.S. Department of Health and Human Services grants for health centers in West Virginia’s Second Congressional District.

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June 7, 2020 In The News
WASHINGTON (WSAZ) -- In a series of tweets Sunday, President Donald Trump shared his support for West Virginia Governor Jim Justice and other state leaders ahead of Tuesday's primary.
June 5, 2020 In The News
ELKINS — The Elkins Police Department will use a federal grant of more than $100,000 to hire a new officer, officials said.
June 3, 2020 In The News
Mooney told MetroNews he is calling voters and focusing on outreach in swing counties. He is additionally continuing a multi-stage bicycle ride through the 2nd District, providing him with some chances to speak to constituents as the state continues reopening. During a recent trip through Lewis and Braxton counties, one issue Mooney noticed at the top of voters’ minds: the coronavirus.
June 1, 2020 In The News
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — Blue Ridge Community and Technical College recently was awarded a $1.1 million Job Corps Scholars grant by the U.S. Department of Labor, U.S. Rep. Alex X. Mooney announced Monday.
May 28, 2020 In The News
A group of House Republican lawmakers introduced a bill Thursday that would withhold pay for members of Congress who vote by proxy, as the battle over how measures are voted on amid the coronavirus pandemic continues to intensify.
May 19, 2020 In The News
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) issued the following statement on H.R. 6800:
May 19, 2020 In The News
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Tuesday, 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.
May 19, 2020 In The News
Congressman Alex X. Mooney on the Tom Roten Morning show.
May 19, 2020 In The News
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.
May 19, 2020 In The News
Kanawha County officials say they have filed an application for funding from West Virginia's share of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. "I want to thank Governor Jim Justice, Senators Manchin and Capito, and Congressman Mooney for making the CARES funding available."

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