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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.
May 15, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON — Today Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) issued the following statement on H.R. 6800: “House Democrats’ $3 trillion spending bill is a left-wing wish list passed under the guise of coronavirus relief legislation. From federal government mandates hijacking our state-run election system to anti-work provisions that destroy jobs, Speaker Pelosi is clearly more concerned about appeasing her liberal base rather than assisting everyday Americans.
May 8, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced $69,300 in grants from the USDA Rural Development to service a fire truck at Clay County’s Big Otter Volunteer Fire Department. This investment will be used to purchase a cab and chassis for Big Otter Volunteer Fire Department's existing 1993 model fire truck.
May 8, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced a $20,000 grant for Jackson 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 7, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced a $4,410,710 U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) grant for the West Virginia Division of Administrative Services. Pursuant to the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act, the Coronavirus Emergency Supplemental Funding (CESF) will provide aid to states and local governments to prevent, prepare for and respond to the coronavirus.
May 7, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced a $5,750,278 U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) for the state of West Virginia from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act. This is the second tranche of CDBG CARES Act funding to target public health, coronavirus, and housing and economic disruption needs.
May 5, 2020 Press Release
MARTINSBURG – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) hosted a Telephone Town Hall with constituents from throughout the Second Congressional District of West Virginia to provide an update on the coronavirus response. Congressman Mooney was joined by representatives from the West Virginia Senate, West Virginia University (WVU), the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), and the West Virginia Small Business Administration (SBA).
May 4, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced that the United Way of Central West Virginia has received $751,225 in AmeriCorps funding from the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), the federal agency responsible for AmeriCorps and other national service programs.
May 4, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced $568,806 in U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) grants from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act Admin Fee Regular and Mainstream Voucher Program for West Virginia’s Second Congressional District.

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In The News

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.
July 12, 2020 In The News
Twelve Republican members of Congress have written to U.S. Attorney General William Barr, arguing in defense of the Second Amendment rights of a Missouri couple whose rifle and handgun are now in the possession of local authorities.
July 9, 2020 In The News

West Virginia’s Congressional delegation on Thursday urged Air Force Secretary Barbara Barrett to name Charleston’s 130th Airlift Wing as one of three Air National Guard units nationwide to be assigned new, upgraded “stretch” versions of the C-130H aircraft currently flown by the unit.

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