Press Releases

June 11, 2021 Press Release

Richmond, VA – Today, Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) announced a grant from the Department of Health and Human Services to Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) for $465,589 to study the impact of electronic nicotine delivery systems, such as vaping or e-cigarettes, on populations of Black menthol smokers. 

June 10, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Reps. A. Donald McEachin (VA-04), Suzanne Bonamici (OR-01), and Senator Chris Murphy (D-CT) re-introduced the Protecting Our Students in Schools Act to federally prohibit the practice of corporal punishment in any school that receives federal funding.

June 7, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) announced local transportation priorities that have been included in the Investing in a New Vision for the Environment and Surface Transportation (INVEST) in America Act.

June 4, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) announced two grants from the Department of Health and Human services: one to Richmond City Public Schools for Head Start programs for $1,084,029 and one to Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) for $161,994 for research into drug addiction. 

June 4, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) announced a grant for $27,344,292 from the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) to the Virginia Department of Health to address COVID-19 disparities.

June 2, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) issued the following statement, relaying his concerns about United States Postal Service (USPS) Postmaster Louis DeJoy's restructuring plan.

May 28, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) announced the recipient of the 2021 inaugural Memorial Day Recognition Program for the Fourth Congressional District of Virginia: Staff Sergeant (SSG) David Herschberger from Norfolk, Virginia. Rep.

May 28, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) announced over $17 million in grants money to bolster Virginia’s public health response and strengthen the Commonwealth’s educational system.

May 27, 2021 Press Release

Washington D.C. – Today, Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04), Vice Chair of the Sustainable Energy and Environment Coalition, joined his fellow SEEC leaders in the coalition’s release of endorsed priorities for inclusion in the American Jobs Plan legislation.

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