Disaster Recovery

PLASKETT ANNOUNCES FY2023 COMMUNITY PROJECT FUNDING REQUESTS

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For Immediate Release Contact: Tionee Scotland May 13, 2022 340-201-6453 PRESS STATEMENT PLASKETT ANNOUNCES FY2023 COMMUNITY PROJECT FUNDING REQUESTS Washington, DC - Congresswoman Plaskett (VI-00), a Member of the House Ways and Means, Budget and Agriculture Committees, released the following statement on her office’s priorities for FY2023 community project funding requests: “Under Democratic lea...

CONGRESSWOMAN STACEY E. PLASKETT ANNOUNCES GRANT FOR $251 MILLION TO REBUILD THE CHARLES HARWOOD MEDICAL COMPLEX

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For Immediate Release Contact: Tionee D. Scotland May 13, 2022 340-201-6453 PRESS STATEMENT CONGRESSWOMAN STACEY E. PLASKETT ANNOUNCES GRANT FOR $251 MILLION TO REBUILD THE CHARLES HARWOOD MEDICAL COMPLEX Washington, DC – Congresswoman Stacey E. Plaskett, a member of the House Ways and Means, Budget and Agriculture Committees, released the following statement announcing a $251 million grant from U...

CONGRESSWOMAN STACEY E. PLASKETT EXPRESSES CONCERN AND EXTENDS CONDOLENCES TO THE FAMILIES OF THOSE LOST IN THE RECENT IMMIGRANT BOAT ACCIDENT

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For Immediate Release Contact: Tionee D. Scotland May 13, 2022 340-201-6453 PRESS STATEMENT CONGRESSWOMAN STACEY E. PLASKETT EXPRESSES CONCERN AND EXTENDS CONDOLENCES TO THE FAMILIES OF THOSE LOST IN THE RECENT IMMIGRANT BOAT ACCIDENT Washington, DC – Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett today expressed her concern on the recent migrant boat accident that took the lives of 11 individuals and left 38 othe...

CONGRESSWOMAN PLASKETT ANNOUNCES GRANT FOR $1.3 MILLION DOLLARS FOR THE BUREAU OF CORRECTIONS

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For Immediate Release Contact: Tionee Scotland March 15, 2022 340-201-6453 PRESS STATEMENT CONGRESSWOMAN PLASKETT ANNOUNCES GRANT FOR $1.3 MILLION DOLLARS FOR THE BUREAU OF CORRECTIONS Washington, DC – Congresswoman Plaskett, a Member of the House Ways and Means Committee, released the following statement regarding a grant from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Managemen...

CONGRESSWOMAN PLASKETT’S STATEMENT ON OMNIBUS APPROPRIATIONS FUNDING PACKAGE WITH PROVISIONS FOR THE VIRGIN ISLANDS

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For Immediate Release Contact: Tionee Scotland March 11, 2022 340-201-6453 PRESS STATEMENT CONGRESSWOMAN PLASKETT’S STATEMENT ON OMNIBUS APPROPRIATIONS FUNDING PACKAGE WITH PROVISIONS FOR THE VIRGIN ISLANDS Washington, DC – Congresswoman Plaskett, a Member of the House Ways and Means Committee, released the following statement on House and Senate passage of H.R. 2471, government funding legislatio...

CONGRESSWOMAN STACEY E. PLASKETT ANNOUNCES $99 MILLION IN NEW FUNDING FOR THE TURPENTINE RUN FLOOD CONTROL PROJECT AND THE SAVAN GUT PHASE II FLOOD CONTROL PROJECT FROM BIPARTISAN INFRASTRUCTURE LAW

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CONGRESSWOMAN STACEY E. PLASKETT ANNOUNCES $99 MILLION IN NEW FUNDING FOR THE TURPENTINE RUN FLOOD CONTROL PROJECT AND THE SAVAN GUT PHASE II FLOOD CONTROL PROJECT FROM BIPARTISAN INFRASTRUCTURE LAW Part of $14 Billion Investment Nationwide That Will Help Ease Supply Chain Bottlenecks Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Stacey E. Plaskett, a member of the Ways and Means Committee, announced $99 ...

CONGRESSWOMAN PLASKETT AND GOVERNOR BRYAN DISCUSS BIPARTISAN BUDGET ACT, PROGRESS OF RECOVERY PROJECTS

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For Immediate Release Contact: Michael J. McQuerry October 5, 2021 202-215-8524 PRESS STATEMENT CONGRESSWOMAN PLASKETT AND GOVERNOR BRYAN DISCUSS BIPARTISAN BUDGET ACT, PROGRESS OF RECOVERY PROJECTS US VIRGIN ISLANDS — Congresswoman Stacey E. Plaskett, Governor Albert Bryan Jr., Office of Disaster Recovery Director Adrienne Williams-Octalien, and senior Bryan-Roach Administration officials met Tue...

PLASKETT ISSUES STATEMENT ON HOUSE LEGISLATION TO KEEP GOVERNMENT RUNNING & AVOID DEFAULT

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For Immediate Release Contact: Michael J. McQuerry September 21, 2021 202-215-8524 PRESS STATEMENT PLASKETT ISSUES STATEMENT ON HOUSE LEGISLATION TO KEEP GOVERNMENT RUNNING & AVOID DEFAULT “This bill includes a provision to cancel the outstanding balances of Community Disaster Loans (CDLs) issued by FEMA to the Virgin Islands. This will save the Virgin Islands more than $300 million in much needed...

CONGRESSWOMAN PLASKETT ANNOUNCES $8 MILLION IN GRANT FUNDING FOR LUTHERAN SOCIAL SERVICES OF THE VIRGIN ISLANDS

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For Immediate Release Contact: Michael J. McQuerry September 14, 2021 202-215-8524 PRESS STATEMENT CONGRESSWOMAN PLASKETT ANNOUNCES $8 MILLION IN GRANT FUNDING FOR LUTHERAN SOCIAL SERVICES OF THE VIRGIN ISLANDS Washington, DC - Congresswoman Plaskett released the following statement regarding an $8 million federal grant from the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) for Lutheran Social ...

CONGRESSWOMAN PLASKETT OFFERS PRAYERS AND SUPPORT FOR PEOPLE OF LOUISIANA IN WAKE OF DAMAGE FROM HURRICANE IDA

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For Immediate Release Contact: Michael J. McQuerry August 30, 2021 202-215-8524 PRESS STATEMENT CONGRESSWOMAN PLASKETT OFFERS PRAYERS AND SUPPORT FOR PEOPLE OF LOUISIANA IN WAKE OF DAMAGE FROM HURRICANE IDA Washington, DC - Congresswoman Plaskett released the following statement regarding the damage left in New Orleans and other parts of Louisiana by Hurricane and Tropical Storm Ida: “My heart an...