Press Releases

June 24, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) sent a letter to President Joseph R. Biden urging him to nominate Judge Arenda Wright Allen to fill an upcoming vacancy on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.

June 23, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) helped pass the bipartisan, bicameral Protecting Older Workers Against Discrimination Act. The bill aims to increase anti-discrimination protections for older workers and empower them to hold their employers accountable for unfair practices.

June 21, 2021 Press Release

In case you missed it: This weekend, Rep. A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) commemorated the first federally recognized Juneteenth holiday at Henrico Woodland Cemetery, a historically African American cemetery. He was joined by Benjamin Ross; Rev. Tyrone Nelson, Henrico Board of Supervisors; Delegate Lamont Bagby, 74th District; John A.

June 17, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) announced that the Great Dismal Swamp is the recipient of a grant awarded by the National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom Program to assist in the telling and promotion of untold stories of the Swamp.

June 17, 2021 Press Release

In case you missed it: Today, Rep. A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) visited the White House to attend President Joe Biden’s ceremony to sign the Juneteenth National Independence Day Act into law. The legislation, which passed out of the House last night, designates Juneteenth (June 19th) as a federal holiday.

June 17, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) announced two grants from the Department of Health and Human Services to the Virginia Department of Health totaling $823,410. A grant for $223,410 aims to improve access to rural health offices in Virginia, and the other is a $600,000 grant for stroke prevention medical care.

June 17, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) announced a $1 million grant from the National Institute of Food and Agriculture to Virginia State University (VSU) to assist students and encourage their pursuit of undergraduate degrees in food and agriculture sciences. Each of the nineteen 1890 land-grant institutions received a $1 million grant. 

June 16, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) issued a statement following House passage of S. 475, the Juneteenth National Independence Day Act, to designate June 19th as a federal holiday.

June 16, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) voted in support of the Corporate Governance Improvement and Investor Protection Act to increase corporate transparency and empower investors and shareholders to make informed decisions. 

June 16, 2021 Press Release

Richmond, VA – Today, Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) announced the start of the 2021 Congressional App Challenge for all middle and high school students in Virginia’s Fourth Congressional District.

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