Senate passes Rep. Jenkins’ legislation to name Huntington VA Medical Center for WWII hero
WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Evan Jenkins (R-W.Va.) announced that his legislation renaming the Huntington VA Medical Center for West Virginia World War II hero Woody Williams is headed to President Trump’s desk. The U.S. Senate passed the bill, H.R. 3663, late Thursday afternoon.
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“Renaming the Huntington VA Medical Center to honor Woody’s service is a fitting tribute for all he has done for our veterans and their families.”
WASHINGTON – The U.S. House of Representatives voted unanimously Monday afternoon to pass Rep. Evan Jenkins’ legislation to rename the Huntington VA Medical Center for World War II Medal of Honor recipient Hershel ‘Woody’ Williams.
Rep. Jenkins honored Mr. Williams’ life and service during debate on the bill on the House floor.
To rename Huntington VA Medical Center after WWII hero
WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Evan Jenkins (R-W.Va.) announced today that the U.S. House of Representatives will vote on Monday to pass legislation he introduced to rename the Huntington VA Medical Center in honor of World War II Medal of Honor recipient Woody Williams.
“Our state and country lost a good man, and Officer Crook is missed every day.”
WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Evan Jenkins (R-W.Va.) honored the life of fallen Bluefield Police Department Lieutenant Aaron Crook on the House floor Thursday during National Police Week.
Through work on House Appropriations Committee
Votes to help increase access to broadband
WASHINGTON – Through his work on the House Appropriations Committee, U.S. Representative Evan Jenkins (R-W.Va.) has helped secure funding to expand broadband to even more rural communities.
Funding for ARC investments, WV lakes and dams
“President Trump is acting in the best interests of our nation by rejecting this flawed deal and going back to the table to renegotiate.”
WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Evan Jenkins (R-W.Va.) issued the following statement on President Trump’s announcement that the United States will be withdrawing from the Iran nuclear deal:
Part of First Lady Melania Trump’s “Be Best” campaign announced Monday
WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Evan Jenkins (R-W.Va.) thanked First Lady Melania Trump for making neonatal abstinence syndrome and opioid abuse part of her “Be Best” policy initiative announced Monday.