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

Statement on new Interior secretary

Republican Party of the United States Virgin Islands Chairman John Canegata issued the following statement in response to the U.S. Senate confirmation of Congressman Ryan Zinke as secretary of the Department of Interior:

“For too long Democrats in the U.S. Senate played partisan politics and stalled the confirmation of Congressman and now Secretary Zinke, . . . → Read More: Statement on new Interior secretary

Statement on President Trump’s address to joint session of Congress

 

Republican Party of the United States Virgin Islands Chairman John Canegata issued the following statement ahead of President Donald J. Trump’s address to a joint session of Congress:

“President Trump has a bold and optimistic vision for our country that puts America first and party politics second. President Trump is fulfilling the promises . . . → Read More: Statement on President Trump’s address to joint session of Congress

Statement on firebombing of St. Thomas federal offices

Robert Max Schanfarber, the Republican nominee in the upcoming special election for the territorial Legislature, issued the following statement in response to the firebombing of U.S. military recruiter offices on St. Thomas:

“This deeply troubling incident is yet another reminder of just how dangerous and evil today’s world is. I am committed to strengthening law . . . → Read More: Statement on firebombing of St. Thomas federal offices