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November 1, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Mooney Introduces Bill to Provide Additional Funding for Corridor H

Washington, DC—Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) introduced H.R. 4896, Advancing Infrastructure Development in Appalachia Act or the AID in Appalachia Act. Senator Shelley Moore Capito introduced the companion Senate bill S. 2271 on July 25, 2019.

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November 1, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Mooney Announces $125k Grant for Putnam Wellness Coalition

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September 30, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Alex Mooney Announces $750k in Grant Funding for Randolph County Housing Authority

Today, Congressman Mooney (WV-02) welcomed $750,000 in grant funding from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Workforce Opportunity for Rural Communities (WROC) grant initiative.

September 26, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Alex X. Mooney Announces $780,000 Appalachian Regional Commission Grant for the Town of Clay

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September 17, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Mooney Announces Over $157k for Local Fire Departments

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August 20, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Alex X. Mooney Announces 2019 Congressional App Challenge

Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney announced that the he will be hosting a Congressional App Challenge (CAC), an app competition for students in middle and high school.

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August 19, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Mooney Announces Over $200,000 in Grant Funding for Local Governments

Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced $202,300 in grant funding from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Community Facilities Grants Program for Morgan, Hardy, Hampshire, Kanawha and Clay Counties.

August 8, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Mooney Announces More than $3M in Federal Funding for the Hardy County Public Service District

 

August 3, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Alex X. Mooney Praises West Virginia Federal Disaster Declaration  

Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney praised President Donald Trump for signing a federal disaster declaration for flooding and mudslides that occurred on June 29th and 30th in Grant, Pendleton, Preston, Randolph, and Tucker Counties.  

June 3, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Alex X. Mooney Praises Critical Funding for Corridor H

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney praised a $100 million federal grant for the West Virginia Department Transportation (WVDOT) from the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT).

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In The News

May 12, 2020 In The News
In a related development, Congressmen Alex X. Mooney and Matt Gaetz, Senator Martha McSally 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). “After the damage the coronavirus has inflicted upon the world, US taxpayer dollars should no longer be sent to labs we know conduct sloppy research and dangerous experiments. I commend President Trump’s response to this invisible enemy and his determination to hold China accountable for its actions,” Mooney said.
April 28, 2020 In The News
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — In a voting period extended for social distancing, the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday passed $484 billion in small business relief and medical investments related to the coronavirus.
April 28, 2020 In The News
WASHINGTON, D.C. — 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 In The News
We will forever remember the commitment of these heroes and all those impacted by the coronavirus, and I thank each and every one of you who are helping. Our country will be back, our economy will be back and we will get through this together.
April 27, 2020 In The News
Today, I want to thank our community heroes who have shown great strength, courage and resilience. While I am pleased to hear that government grants and stimulus checks are helping, we know the government alone cannot solve this crisis. The recovery from this pandemic will be led by private enterprise and neighbor helping neighbor.
April 27, 2020 In The News
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — In a voting period extended for social distancing, the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday passed $484 billion in small business relief and medical investments related to the coronavirus.
April 27, 2020 In The News
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced Friday support for H.R. 266, the Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act and issued the following statement.
April 17, 2020 In The News
Beverly Van Metre's letter from March 22, 2020 attacking Congressman Alex Mooney on his response to the coronavirus is wrong. Here are some facts: On March 4, Congressman Mooney voted for $8 billion in supplemental funding to help combat the virus. Meanwhile, the bill that Ms. Van Metre touts — Speaker Nancy Pelosi's H.R. 6201 — was written behind closed doors and without any input from other Members of Congress.Now we see why Speaker Pelosi is writing bills "in the dark" to supposedly combat the virus.
April 17, 2020 In The News
MARTINSBURG — U.S. Congressman Alex Mooney (WV-02) held a call with members of the West Virginia Chamber of Commerce to help small businesses directly dealing with the economic impact of the coronavirus.
April 17, 2020 In The News
Today, I joined The Tom Roten Morning Show on NewsRadio 800 WVHU to discuss the response to COVID-19, including congressional and federal actions to mitigate the impact of the virus on our economy.

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