Press Releases

May 7, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) today announced four grants awarded to his district from the Department of Health and Human Services totaling $7,589,471 for various medical needs. The grants include two to Virginia Commonwealth University for mental health research for $561,126 and for nursing research for $462,221.

May 6, 2021 Press Release

RICHMOND Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) today applauded President Biden’s “Conserving and Restoring America the Beautiful” report which lays out a plan to protect 30% of US lands and waters by 2030. This plan promises an inclusive way to address the climate crisis, the degradation of land and expand equitable access to nature.

May 6, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON- Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) today participated in the Energy and Commerce Communications and Technology subcommittee addressing disparities in accessing and affording high-speed, reliable broadband services.

May 5, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON- Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) today announced the winners of the 2021 Congressional Art Competition in Virginia’s fourth district. The first-place winner is Ms. Emani Salas, a 10th grade student at Great Bridge High School in Chesapeake, Virginia. Her pencil drawing, entitled “Littered Both Ways” will hang in the Capitol for one year. 

May 5, 2021 Press Release


RICHMOND Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) yesterday met virtually with students in his district from Hickory Middle School in Chesapeake, Virginia, who are semi-finalists in Samsung’s national Solve for Tomorrow contest.

April 30, 2021 Press Release

RICHMOND – Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) hosted a webinar yesterday on how to obtain grants and funding for environmental justice projects.

April 29, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) today announced four grants, totaling $407,211, from the Department of Health and Human Services to four groups in the congressional district that provide Head Start services.

April 28, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) released the following statement today regarding the shooting at Belt Atlantic Apartments in Richmond.

April 23, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTONU.S. Representative A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) today announced two grants from the Department of Health and Human Services, one to Virginia Commonwealth University for research into drug abuse and addiction for $106,627 and one to the Virginia Department of Health for $315,000 for prevention of hepatitis.

April 22, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) today introduced his resolution honoring Earth Day and reaffirming the importance of protecting and preserving our planet. More than 60 of his colleagues joined the Congressman introducing the resolution.

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