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June 8th, 2018
NAGICO slams USVI's Lieutenant Governor over ‘unlicensed’ claims

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - NAGICO Insurance Company has rubbished claims made by the United States Virgin Islands (USVI) Lieutenant Governor, Osbert E. Potter, who recently claimed that the insurer –a Caribbean-wide firm—is doing business in its Territory, without a License.

January 12th, 2018
Anti-doping bill for USVI horse racing industry now law

VI CONSORTIUM

FREDERIKSTED, St Croix, USVI- Acting Governor of the US Virgin Islands (USVI) Osbert E. Potter has advised Senate President Myron D. Jackson of the action he has taken on several legislative bills, including measures that should allow a $30 million private investment in the USVI's horse racing industry to move forward.

November 20th, 2017
Cease & Desist Order served on fraudulent STT insurance agent

VI CONSORTIUM

FREDERIKSTED, St Croix, USVI- The Lieutenant Governor Osbert E. Potter at a recent press briefing in St Thomas, US Virgin Islands (USVI) attempted to reassure residents that insurance coverage for persons who paid premiums to a suspected fraudulent agent on St Croix will be honoured by insurance companies.

June 14th, 2017
USVI marina kicks out crew & vessel carrying Confederate Flag

VI CONSORTIUM

CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St Thomas, USVI- Yacht Haven Grande on Wednesday, June 14, 14, 2017 issued a statement regarding the incident that occurred at Brewers Bay, St Thomas, US Virgin Islands (USVI) on Sunday, June 11, 2017 where a vessel with three Caucasian men was seen prominently displaying a Confederate flag, swiftly igniting the ire of the USVI community, including Acting Governor Osbert E. Potter.

October 4th, 2016
USVI turns to Bermuda for individual health insurance packages

VI CONSORTIUM

FREDERIKSTED, St Croix, USVI— Lieutenant Governor of the US Virgin Islands Mr Osbert E. Potter, during a press conference on St Croix, US Virgin Islands on Monday October 3, 2016, said he would travel to Bermuda next week to meet with health insurance companies based on the island; a British territory, in hopes of convincing them to offer packages to residents in the US Virgin Islands.

June 2nd, 2016
USVI Carnival Races moved to Thursday after J'ouvert

VI CONSORTIUM

CHARLOTTE, AMALIE, St Thomas, USVI- Acting Governor of the US Virgin Islands, Mr Osbert E. Potter announced Wednesday June 1, 2016 that, beginning in 2017, the Virgin Islands Carnival (St Thomas Carnival) horse races will be held on Thursday, following the J’ouvert Morning festivities.

May 10th, 2016
No limousines for Mapp & Potter!

VI CONSORTIUM

CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St Thomas, USVI — “I move for the override of Section 3 of Act. No. 7866, vetoed by the governor, so move.”

March 24th, 2016
Mapp & Potter may get their limousines after all!

VI CONSORTIUM

CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St Thomas, VI — US Virgin Islands' Governor Kenneth E. Mapp and Lieutenant Governor Osbert E. Potter could receive their new limousines, worth $350,000 in total, after a Kurt Vialet amendment changed language in a bill intended to purchase emergency vehicles for first responder and law enforcement agencies of the US Virgin Islands (USVI) government.

February 22nd, 2016
Mapp signs executive order billing USVI Gov’t for Potter’s rental home

VI CONSORTIUM

CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St Thomas, USVI- United States Virgin Islands (USVI) Governor Kenneth E. Mapp has signed an executive order mandating the Government of the US Virgin Islands to pay for Lieutenant Governor Osbert E. Potter’s dwelling while he’s on St Thomas, USVI.

December 24th, 2015
Visa pages in US passports to end Jan 1, 2016

VI CONSORTIUM

FREDERICKSTED, St Croix, USVI — Lieutenant Governor of the United States Virgin Islands (USVI) Osbert E. Potter is advising the community that the U.S. Department of State will no longer add visa pages into U.S. passports beginning January 1, 2016, according to a press release issued on Wednesday December 23, 2015.



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