GOP statement on Congressman Zinke’s confirmation as Interior secretary

Congressman Ryan Zinke was recommended Tuesday by the U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources for confirmation as President Donald Trump’s secretary of Interior.

Responding to the news, Republican Party of the United States Virgin Islands Chairman John Canegata issued the following statement: “I look forward to the full Senate voting to confirm Congressman . . . → Read More: GOP statement on Congressman Zinke’s confirmation as Interior secretary

Virgin Islanders elect new national GOP chairman

The territory’s three members of the Republican National Committee joined GOP leaders from across the country in electing the party’s new national chairman.

Republican Chairman John Canegata, National Committeewoman and former territorial Sen. Lilliana Belardo de O’Neal, and National Committeeman Jevon Williams cast their votes for Ronna Romney McDaniel to succeed incoming White House chief . . . → Read More: Virgin Islanders elect new national GOP chairman

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

New Interior secretary a ‘friend of the Virgin Islands”

President-elect Donald Trump’s designee for Interior secretary is a “friend of the Virgin Islands,” the Republican Party of the United States Virgin Islands said in statement.

Congressman Ryan Zinke, R-Montana, was officially named Interior secretary-designee Thursday.

“President-elect Trump’s strong commitment to the U.S. territories is reflected by his choice of Congressman Zinke as secretary of . . . → Read More: New Interior secretary a ‘friend of the Virgin Islands”