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  • Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett Announces “Fund for the Virgin Islands” to Help Residents Recovering from the Effects of Hurricane Irma
    Posted in Press Releases on September 8, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Insular Areas, Energy and Environment

    Washington, DC – Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett is sharing the following information about the recent fund setup by The Community Foundation of the Virgin Islands to help Virgin Islanders recover from Hurricane Irma: “The Community Foundation of the Virgin Islands (CFVI) has started the FUND FOR THE VIRGIN ISLANDS. The purpose of this fund is to provide monies for critical needs in the Virgin Islands. “Please make donations through PayPal using the following the link: http://cfvi.net/donate/donat... Read more

  • Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett has Begun Efforts to Secure Massive Aid Package to help the U.S. Virgin Islands Recover from Hurricane Irma
    Posted in Press Releases on September 6, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Insular Areas

    Washington, DC – Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett issued the following statement about the massive aid package she intends to push for to help Virgin Islanders recover from Hurricane Irma: “Hurricane Irma is a historic storm of incredible magnitude that has ravaged islands of the Caribbean including our Virgin Islands and the magnitude of this hurricane requires the full attention and support of the nation. People have lost their homes, vehicles, important personal possessions as well as businesses... Read more

  • Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett Launches New Show
    Posted in Press Releases on August 30, 2017 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, DC - Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett, a Member of the House Committee on Agriculture and the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, issued the following statement announcing the launch of a new show for her constituents: “On Thursday, August 31st at 8:30 PM, Channel 12/90 I will launch a new show in the Virgin Islands. ‘The Washington Report with Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett’ will be a bi-monthly show created to educate and inform my Congressional District on current issu... Read more

  • Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett Statement on Reports of Widespread Sexual Abuse in Virgin Islands National Guard
    Posted in Press Releases on August 16, 2017 | Preview rr

    ST.CROIX- Virgin Islands Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett issued the following statement on reports of widespread sexual abuse in the Virgin Islands National Guard: “I am deeply disturbed by the reports of widespread sexual abuse within the Virgin Islands National Guard. Sexual assault is repulsive and must not be tolerated. It is my sincere hope that this report and investigation move us closer to brining all responsible parties to justice and closer to restoring the organizational effectiveness o... Read more

  • Congresswoman Plaskett Announces August District Work Period Events
    Posted in Press Releases on July 28, 2017 | Preview rr

    ST. CROIX - Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett, a Member of the House Committee on Agriculture and the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, announces the following events scheduled to take place during the August District Work Period: August 3, 2017 Constituent Hours St. Thomas District Office 9 – 11 am August 3, 2017 Community Meeting with national Park Service Officials Cleone H. Creque Legislative Conference Rm., St. John 6 - 7:30 pm August 7, 2017 Community Meeting with National Pa... Read more

  • Congresswoman Plaskett Announces Transportation and Infrastructure Grant for the Henry E. Rohlsen Airport
    Posted in Press Releases on July 28, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Insular Areas, Economic Development

    WASHINGTON, DC - Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett announced an important Transportation and Infrastructure Grant for improvements to the Henry E. Rohlsen Airport on St. Croix. “I am proud to announce that the Henry E. Rohlsen Airport on St. Croix will receive an important Rehabilitate Apron Grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation. The Department announced that the Virgin Islands Port Authority would receive a $2,270,311.00 award. The airport apron is the area where aircraft are parked, un... Read more

  • Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett to Host Meetings with National Park Service Officials, VI Residents
    Posted in Press Releases on July 26, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Insular Areas

    ST. CROIX - Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett invites Virgin Islands residents to attend two public meetings with officials from the National Park Service. “The purpose of these meetings is to allow the public to share their concerns directly with the decision-making officials from the Park Service and to have those officials address those concerns as well as to clarify misinformation disseminated about administrative changes made within the Park Service. I have invited the Southeast Regional Direct... Read more

  • Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett Announces Important Health Grant for the Virgin Islands
    Posted in Press Releases on July 24, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Insular Areas, Access to Affordable Healthcare

    WASHINGTON, DC - Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett, a Member of the House Committee on Agriculture and the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, released the following statement announcing two important Grants for the Virgin Islands: “I am proud to announce that the U.S. Virgin Islands will receive the Virgin Islands Central Cancer Registry Grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The Agency announced that the Virgin Islands Department of Health Group would receive a ... Read more

  • Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett Statement on the Status of National Parks in the Caribbean
    Posted in Press Releases on July 20, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Insular Areas

    WASHINGTON, DC - Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett, a Member of the House Committee on Agriculture and the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, released the following statement on the status of National Parks in the Caribbean: “I have been very disappointed by the disinformation circulated concerning the National Park. There will be no changes to the parks’ names or legal authorities. The superintendents of each Caribbean park (St. Croix, St. John and San Juan) will now report to a gr... Read more

  • Congresswoman Plaskett Wins Adoption of a Critically Important Amendment in the FY2018 National Defense Authorization Act
    Posted in Press Releases on July 14, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Insular Areas, Veterans Affairs

    WASHINGTON, DC - Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett, a Member of the House Committee on Agriculture and the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, released the following after the passage of her amendment to H.R. 2810, FY 2018 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA): “The National Defense Authorization Act is designed to meet the threats we face today as well as into the future. The results of our work here today will reflect our strong commitment to ensuring that the men and women of ... Read more

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