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Profile of U.S. Territories Boosted Under Biden Administration

The White House has named Gretchen Sierra Zorita, from the territorial rights advocacy group Equally American, as the administration's point person for the U.S. territories. Zorita will be deputy director for Puerto Rico and the territories.

Biden Nominates St. Thomas Native as HUD Deputy Secretary

President Joe Biden announced on Wednesday that he intends to nominate St. Thomas native Adrianne Todman for the post of deputy secretary at Housing and Urban Development.

Plaskett Joins in Delivering Impeachment Article to Senate

As Virgin Islanders tuned in to the State of the Territory address Monday night, V.I. Delegate to Congress Stacey Plaskett was on a more somber mission, taking part in the delivery of an article of impeachment from the House to the U.S. Senate.

Plaskett Asking Biden to Replace U.S. Attorney Gretchen Shappert

V.I. Delegate to Congress Stacey Plaskett has asked President Joe Biden to replace U.S. Attorney Gretchen Shappert, saying Shappert refuses to meet her, obstructs meetings with other officials for partisan motivations and has replaced V.I. attorneys with stateside people in a discriminatory manner.

Reporter’s Notebook: A Not-Very-Close Encounter with Joe Biden

It was either the last Sunday of 2008 or New Year's Day 2009. Either way, it was between the election of President Barak Obama and Vice President Joe Biden and their inauguration. It was also a holy day.

Gov. Bryan Congratulates Biden, Harris on Victory

Gov. Albert Bryan Jr. congratulated President-elect Joseph Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris in a statement issued on Saturday by Government House.

Evolving Elder: Only Love, Decency, Dignity, and Mutual Respect Can Heal Us

I happen to be in New York City on this monumental day. As I was headed out to the neighborhood Saturday morning green market, the world around me exploded into hoots, hollers and a river of tears .
Delegate to Congress Stacey Plaskett discusses Trump's State of the Union speech, which she considered 'a call to action.' (Source photo by April Knight)

Plaskett Hopes to Advance Territorial Rights in Fourth Term

Delegate to Congress Stacey Plaskett was hopeful Tuesday night that a sea change in Washington will bring a much-needed boost for legislation supporting the Virgin Islands and its fellow U.S. territories.





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