Press Releases

September 22, 2020 Press Release
Lack of PPE, limited access to essential facilities & worsening food are among some of the issues at Virginia's facilities

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman A. Donald McEachin (D-VA) today demanded answers from the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) regarding reports of troubling conditions at Virginia facilities amid the COVID-19 crisis. In a letter co-signed by U.S. Sens. Mark R.

September 19, 2020 Press Release

RICHMOND, V.A. – Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04), a member of the Black Maternal Mortality Caucus, today hosted a roundtable with local Virginia leaders and community health advocates to discuss Virginia’s Black Maternal Mortality Crisis.  Streamed on Zoom, the virtual event featured grief and loss counselor and host of Sisters in Loss podcast Erica McAfee, Dr.

September 18, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) today released the following statement on the passing of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg:

September 17, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) today released the following statement on the House Passage of the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act, bipartisan legislation he co-sponsored to establish a pregnant worker’s clear-cut right to reasonable accomodations, providing they do not impose an undue burden on their employer.

September 15, 2020 Press Release

RICHMOND, V.A. Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) today released the following statement on the House passage of the Strength in Diversity Act, legislation he co-sponsored to support local communities in thier efforts to desegregate public schools:

September 14, 2020 Press Release

RICHMOND, V.A. – Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) today released the following statement following the unanimous House passage of his legislation to rename a Hopewell post office located at 117 West Poythress Street in honor of the late Reverend Curtis West Harris, a civil rights hero and the first black mayor of Hopewell, Virginia:

 

September 14, 2020 Press Release

RICHMOND, VA – Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) today announced a new Veteran of the Year program to recognize and honor the service of veterans living in Virginia’s Fourth Congressional District. 

September 10, 2020 Press Release
Last Month, the Members Fought Back Against Operational Changes That Would Jeopardize Mail Delivery for Thousands of Central Virginia Seniors, Veterans, and Rural Families

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) and Congresswoman Abigail Spanberger (VA-07) toured today the U.S.

September 9, 2020 Press Release

RICHMOND, VA – Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) today released the following statement following Washington Post reports of recordings that prove President Trump's advance understanding of the lethality of the coronavirus pandemic, even while downplaying the threat:

September 3, 2020 Press Release

RICHMOND, VA – Today Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04), a member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, House Committee on Natural Resources, and Select Committee on the Climate Crisis, announced the launch of his second year of Eco Heroes, an environmental education program for elementary school students in Virginia’s Fourth Congressional District. 

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