Ackley, GOP file lawsuit over disenfranchisement

Republican nominee for Congress Gordon Ackley and the Republican Party of the United States Virgin Islands filed a federal lawsuit Friday against the Democrat-controlled Joint Board of Elections after Ackley and thousands of registered Republican voters across the Virgin Islands were disenfranchised by its refusal to conduct a Republican primary election.

“The actions of . . . → Read More: Ackley, GOP file lawsuit over disenfranchisement

Virgin Islands delegation finishes committee work in Cleveland

Members of the Virgin Islands delegation are finishing up their service on the various committees of the Republican National Convention.

Alternate Delegate April Newland (St. Thomas) joined fellow Republicans from across the country in writing the GOP platform during two days of Platform Committee hearings. Newland, the Virgin Islands GOP vice chairman, introduced platform planks . . . → Read More: Virgin Islands delegation finishes committee work in Cleveland

GOP convention selects nominees, elects officers

It was standing room-only at the first Virgin Islands Republican Territorial Convention in living memory.

The confab, held Saturday morning at the Windward Passage Hotel on St. Thomas, brought together Republicans from across St. Croix, St. John and St. Thomas to select the nominees of the Republican National Committee-recognized state party for the Virgin . . . → Read More: GOP convention selects nominees, elects officers