Tag archive for ‘Senator Joe Manchin’
By Mountain Messenger On Monday, December 26th, 2016
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Manchin announces $87 million in WV flood assistance

U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) ha announced $87,280,000 of funding for West Virginia flood relief efforts as part of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) Community Development Block Grant More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, November 13th, 2016
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Greenbrier students nominated to service academy

Two Greenbrier County students are among those nominated to the U.S service academies. Sarah D. Leslie and Erin E. Leslie, of USAFA Prep, are nominated to the Air Force Academy. U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) announced More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, October 31st, 2016
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Charlotte Pritt represents Mountain Party in governor’s race

Weeks after the Primary Election the Mountain Party drafted Charlotte Pritt as their candidate for Governor. The daughter of a retired coal miner, Charlotte worked her way through Marshall University in Huntington More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, October 31st, 2016
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DOT finds funding to improve transportation safety

U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) has announced $317,804 from the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration’s (PHMSA) Hazardous Materials Emergency Grant Program More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, October 7th, 2016
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Supporting public policy to fight cancer from West Virginia to Capitol Hill

Dear Editor: Last week, I traveled to Washington, DC, with more than 700 other American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) volunteers from across the country to urge Congress to support lifesaving policies More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 23rd, 2016
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Career counselors coming to Greenbrier Co.

After devastating floods ravaged southern West Virginia earlier this summer, the state has come together to rebuild the lives of those affected. West Virginia University has continued to play a role in that aid, More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Thursday, August 11th, 2016
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Hope Village land transfer approved

Hope Village is becoming a reality with White Sulphur Springs City Council’s approval on Monday to transfer 8.5 acres of city-owned property along Big Draft Road for the project. A ground-breaking ceremony for More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, July 7th, 2016
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Nearly $45K for housing counseling program announced

On June 22, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) announced three West Virginia community organizations and agencies will receive $44,083 in Comprehensive Housing Counseling Grants from the U.S. Department of Housing More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, July 7th, 2016
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Manchin Urges Cara Conferees To Consider Legislation To Fight Opioid Crisis On All Fronts

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) sent a letter to the Chairman of Senate Committee on Judiciary Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA) and all members of the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA) More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, July 7th, 2016
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Manchin Announces More Than $6 Million For Appalachian Council Head Start

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) announced a total of $6,157,624 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Resources (HHS) Administration for Children and Families (ACF) for AFL-CIO Appalachian More...