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  • Plaskett Statement on Appointment of Special Prosecutor for Russia Investigation
    Posted in Press Releases on May 17, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Government Accountability

    WASHINGTON, DC—Virgin Islands Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett issued the following statement in light of news that the Justice Department is appointing former FBI Director Robert Muller as a special counsel to investigate Russia's involvement in the 2016 presidential election. "On April 4th of this year I sent a letter to the Department of Justice asking that they appoint a special counsel to investigate any Trump campaign collusion with Russia. Today, the Department of Justice took a step in the ... Read more

  • Plaskett Statement on Firing of FBI Director James Comey
    Posted in Press Releases on May 10, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Government Accountability

    WASHINGTON, DC—Virgin Islands Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett released the following statement on the firing of Federal Bureau of Investigations Director James Comey: "The questionable firing of FBI Director James Comey by the President and the admitted advice and influence in this decision by Attorney General Jeff Sessions—who claimed to have recused himself—raises serious concerns for both Democrats and Republicans alike. “There has been a disservice done to the American public by Deputy Attorne... Read more

  • Plaskett Statement on Omnibus Spending Bill
    Posted in Press Releases on May 2, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Insular Areas, Access to Affordable Healthcare, Government Accountability

    WASHINGTON, DC—Virgin Islands Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett issued the following statement in response to the release of an Omnibus Spending Bill to fund the government for the rest of the fiscal year: "This spending agreement avoids another disruptive government shutdown and illustrate Democrats’ continued commitment to hardworking American families. The bill continues funding for critical health research, for programs that ensure women's’ right to reproductive health and to restoring year-roun... Read more

  • Plaskett Requests Appointment of Special Prosecutor to Investigate Possible Collusion between Trump Campaign and Russia
    Posted in Press Releases on April 5, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Government Accountability

    WASHINGTON, DC—Virgin Islands Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett, along with Reps. Ted Lieu (D-CA) and Kathleen Rice (D-NY) has sent a letter to acting Deputy Attorney General Dana Boente requesting the appointment of a Special Prosecutor to investigate any Trump campaign collusion with Russia. The recent disclosure that President Trump’s first National Security Advisor, Michael Flynn, has asked for immunity is just the latest reason why a Special Prosecutor is needed to investigate potential collusi... Read more

  • Plaskett Named to House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
    Posted in Press Releases on January 23, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Government Accountability, Social Justice

    Virgin Islands Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett on Thursday was among the small number of freshman lawmakers in congress to be named to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. Plaskett, a former Justice Department Attorney and Counsel to the House Ethics Committee said that she appreciated the leaders of the House Democratic Steering and Policy Committee appointing her to the high-profile committee in order to utilize her background and to assist Congress’ main investigative body. “... Read more

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