Virgin Islands governor's chief of staff resigns after seeking favorable tax breaks - TheDC

Politics | Matthew Boyle
John de Jongh

Chief of staff and her husband sought to use their influence to gain tax breaks for their company

Bodyguard assaults Daily Caller reporter questioning Virgin Islands governor - TheDC

Politics | Matthew Boyle

Reporter tried to ask John de Jongh why he was in Washington on an unscheduled visit

Virgin Islands governor denies rumor he was 'arrested' in DC this week - TheDC

Politics | Matthew Boyle
John de Jongh

‘It’s unfortunate that we continue to still have individuals that would perpetrate things like that that are clearly not accurate’

Source: There was second Virgin Islands 'bag man' - TheDC

US | Matthew Boyle
John de Jongh

DOJ whistleblower says former Virgin Islands Sen. David Jones helped bribe legislators

High-ranking DOJ official to resign amid Fast and Furious, Virgin Islands bribery scandals - TheDC

Politics | Matthew Boyle

Official provided Congress with misleading letter that was later retracted

Virgin Islands governor's wife employed by convicted sex-offender billionaire - TheDC

Politics | Matthew Boyle
This image from the website of the Florida Department of Law Enforcement shows Jeffrey Epstein's permanent status as a registered sex offender.

Virgin Islands governor’s wife employed by convicted sex-offender billionaire

'Bag man' revealed in Virgin Islands bribery scandal - TheDC

US | Matthew Boyle
John de Jongh

Justice Department source identifies man who delivered cash bribes to Virgin Islands governor

DNC chair bails on Obama fundraiser with bundler who helped criminals get tax breaks - TheDC

Politics | Matthew Boyle

Facebook post announcing the fundraiser is taken down after publication

Obama bundler helps convicted, alleged financial criminals secure offshore tax breaks - TheDC

Elections | Matthew Boyle

Bundler has pledged to raise between $100,000 and $200,000 for Obama campaign

Ron Paul quietly scores his first popular vote victory - TheDC

Politics | Steven Nelson

Paul received the most votes in the Virgin Islands this weekend, but Romney’s walking away with the delegates

Romney recognizes the sleeping giant of the US territories

Feature:Opinion | David Cohen

Island Caucus controls enough delegates to be the eighth largest state, and Romney will get almost all of them.

DOJ denies knowledge of bribed prosecutors in Virgin Islands corruption case - TheDC

Politics | Matthew Boyle

‘The Department is not aware of facts supporting any allegations of bribery, as purported by the article’

Virgin Islands governor accuses TheDC of racism for reporting bribery scandal - TheDC

Politics | Matthew Boyle
John de Jongh

‘This kind of broad brush stereotyping was shameful in the days of Jim Crow, and it is more so today’

Virgin Islands governor faces recall after TheDC's report on bribery allegations - TheDC

Politics | Matthew Boyle
John de Jongh

Virgin Islands senator: ‘We want federal assistance because there has been corruption embedded here in government for quite some time’

Puerto Rico's attempt to stop economic recovery

Opinion | Harry Alford

Policymakers should ignore Puerto Rico’s complaints over the Virgin Islands government’s recent rum deal.

Barney Trouble - TheDC

Politics | Jonathan Strong

After a series of difficult moments on the campaign trail, Rep. Barney Frank is scrambling for campaign cash, contributing $200,000 of his own money

Rum battle in Caribbean leaves tax hangover - NYT

Business | Paul Conner

New distillery for Captain Morgan spiced rum will entitle the Virgin Islands to collect billions in rum tax revenue from Washington