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April 30, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced a $2,776,542 grant award to the Eastern Panhandle Transit Authority (EPTA) in 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.
April 30, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced a $151,198 grant from the Department of Transportation (DOT)’s Federal Aviation Administration for the Buckhannon-Upshur Airport Authority’s Upshur County Regional Airport.
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.

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July 2, 2020 In The News
The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding $4.4 million in CARES Act Recovery Assistance grants to West Virginia’s 11 Regional Planning and Development organizations.
June 30, 2020 In The News
Rep. Alex Mooney (R-W.Va.) said, “House Democrats have already taken advantage of their proxy voting scheme. This is an abuse of taxpayer dollars. Hardworking Americans should not have to pay the price for this unconstitutional power grab.”
June 30, 2020 In The News
Rep. Alex Mooney introduced The Second Amendment Protection Act would amend federal law to allow state-legal medical marijuana patients to own guns. The measure has not been scheduled for a vote in the committee.
June 29, 2020 In The News
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 grant the county received to respond to the coronavirus.
June 11, 2020 In The News
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- Another elected official is putting his support behind the effort to award Hershel "Woody" Williams with the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
June 10, 2020 In The News
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — All three of West Virginia’s delegates to the U.S. House of Representatives will be running in this year’s general election following wins in their respective primary races.
June 9, 2020 In The News
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WCHS/WVAH) — U.S. Rep. Alex Mooney has won the Republican nomination in West Virginia's 2nd District.
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.

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