GOP statement on Gorsuch confirmation hearing

The Republican Party of the United States Virgin released the following statement from territorial GOP Chairman John Canegata on Judge Neil Gorsuch’s confirmation hearing before the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee:

“In today’s hearing Judge Gorsuch proved why he is the perfect choice to serve on the high court. Time after time the Democrats tried — . . . → Read More: GOP statement on Gorsuch confirmation hearing

GOP supports Obamacare repeal and replace

Republican Party of the United States Virgin Islands Chairman John Canegata issued the following statement supporting congressional Republicans as they repeal and replace Obamacare:

“Obamacare is a complete failure, not least because it didn’t cover all Americans, including those in the Virgin Islands and the other four U.S. territories. The repeal and replace legislation put . . . → Read More: GOP supports Obamacare repeal and replace

GOP’s Canegata goes to Washington

Territorial Republican Party Chairman John Canegata was in the nation’s capital Monday for the second time since the inauguration of President Donald Trump.

Canegata had meetings in the White House and U.S. Senate for continued discussions on several issues, including the repeal and replacement of Obamacare, the territorial government’s finances, the centennial of Transfer . . . → Read More: GOP’s Canegata goes to Washington

Schanfarber launches campaign

Robert Max Schanfarber has launched his campaign for senator from St. Thomas—St. John in the April 8 special election. Schanfarber, the Republican nominee, has a campaign website up and running at http://www.max.vi.

The local entrepreneur will introduce legislation repealing the so-called Sin Tax on day one. He also pledged to never support a tax increase . . . → Read More: Schanfarber launches campaign

Statement on Secretary Carson’s confirmation

The territorial Republican Party issued the following statement from GOP National Committeeman Jevon Williams in response to the U.S. Senate confirming Dr. Ben Carson as secretary of Housing and Urban Development:

“As someone who has had the pleasure of knowing and working with Dr. Carson, I can say that President Trump could not have found . . . → Read More: Statement on Secretary Carson’s confirmation