VIGOP goes to Capitol Hill

The territory’s Republican leaders are going to Capitol Hill today.

Virgin Islands Republican chairman John Canegata, national committeewoman and former territorial Sen. Lilliana Belardo de O’Neal, and national committeeman Jevon Williams will raise several issues in a meeting with the Republican majority on the House of Representatives Subcommittee on Indian, Insular, and Alaskan Native Affairs.

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Virgin Islanders off to Washington for Trump inaugural

The Virgin Islands will be represented at the Jan. 20 inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump and Vice President-elect Mike Pence.

Leading the territory’s delegation are Republican chairman John Canegata, national committeewoman and former territorial Sen. Lilliana Belardo de O’Neal, and national committeeman Jevon Williams.

Chairman John Canegata, accompanied by national committeewoman Lilliana Belardo . . . → Read More: Virgin Islanders off to Washington for Trump inaugural

Plaskett’s stunt does nothing for Virgin Islanders

Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett’s latest stunt on the floor of the House of Representatives does nothing to improve the life of Virgin Islanders.

Plaskett, a Democrat, has been so ineffective that she couldn’t even get a postage stamp issued for the centennial of Transfer Day.

“Congresswoman Plaskett just doesn’t get it,” GOP National Committeeman Jevon Williams . . . → Read More: Plaskett’s stunt does nothing for Virgin Islanders

Plaskett makes herself — and the V.I. — irrelevant

The following editorial by National Committeeman Jevon O.A. Williams on behalf of the Republican Party of the United States Virgin Islands was submitted to The Virgin Islands Daily News and St. Croix Source in response to the published editorial by Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett.

I get that Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett supported losing Democratic presidential nominee Hillary . . . → Read More: Plaskett makes herself — and the V.I. — irrelevant

GOP statement on Plaskett

The Republican Party of the United States Virgin Islands issued the following statement by and through Republican National Committeeman Jevon Williams:

“Congresswoman Plaskett and her taxpayer-funded congressional office are suppose to represent all Virgin Islanders with honor and dignity in a non-partisan manner. Not only is her recent statement denouncing the president-elect of the United . . . → Read More: GOP statement on Plaskett