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Congressman Evan Jenkins

Representing the 3rd District of West Virginia

Press Releases

October 13, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Evan Jenkins (R-W.Va.) issued the following statement today regarding President Trump’s announcement that he is decertifying the Iran nuclear agreement:

October 12, 2017 Press Release
“I applaud President Trump for acting to lower health insurance premiums and give families and small businesses more choices.”

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Evan Jenkins (R-W.Va.) issued the following statement regarding President Trump’s healthcare executive order today:

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October 10, 2017 Press Release
“Tragically, the demand for centers like Lily’s Place is greater than ever.”

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Evan Jenkins (R-W.Va.) welcomed First Lady Melania Trump at the Tri-State Airport today as she arrived to visit Lily’s Place.

October 9, 2017 Press Release
“I look forward to welcoming our first lady to Huntingtonon Tuesday and thanking her for her interest in addressing the opioid crisis.”

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Evan Jenkins (R-W.Va.) issued the following statement ahead of First Lady Melania Trump’s planned visit to Lily’s Place and Huntington on Tuesday:

October 9, 2017 Press Release
EPA announces end of Obama administration’s key anti-coal rule

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Evan Jenkins (R-W.Va.) praised the Trump administration’s announcement today that it will formally end the so-called Clean Power Plan rule. This rule was a key part of the previous administration’s anti-coal agenda.

October 4, 2017 Press Release
GAO study to advance our understanding of how to treat drug-exposed newborns and infants

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Evan Jenkins (R-W.Va.) and Senator Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) announced the release today of the Government Accountability Office’s study on neonatal abstinence syndrome.

October 3, 2017 Press Release
“I was proud to help secure a fix to permanently protect their healthcare, and now we need to do the same for their pensions.”

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Evan Jenkins (R-W.Va.) joined a bipartisan group of representatives today to introduce the American Miners Pension Act, legislation to protect pensions for our nation’s coal miners.

The American Miners Pension Act is sponsored by Rep. David McKinley (R-W.Va.) and cosponsored by Rep. Jenkins, among others from both sides of the aisle.

September 28, 2017 Press Release
Urged Education secretary to keep Davis & Elkins’ program funded

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Evan Jenkins (R-W.Va.) announced today that Davis & Elkins College has received much-needed federal funding to keep its Veterans Upward Bound program open. The college will receive $375,319 from the U.S. Department of Education.

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September 27, 2017 Press Release
“West Virginians go to work every day to provide for their families, and they know best how to spend their money, not the government.”

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Evan Jenkins (R-W.Va.) issued the following statement on the unveiling of the Republicans’ tax reform plan:

September 14, 2017 Press Release
Funds key WV priorities, including roads, infrastructure, drug treatment, black lung clinics

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Evan Jenkins (R-W.Va.) has helped pass a landmark appropriations bill that includes funding for many West Virginia priorities, including roads, infrastructure, drug treatment, black lung clinics and economic development.

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