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Bryan Names Former Senator Allison DeGazon as Head of the Division of Economic Research on $95,000 Salary

Staff Consortium | February 12, 2021

Governor Albert Bryan has named former Senator Allison DeGazon to take the position of director of the Division of Economic Research effective Monday, February 15, Government House has announced. The Division of Economic Research provides reliable and quality statistics to enhance the social and economic development of U.S. Virgin Islands through statistical analysis and reports in support of public-sector and private-sector decision-making, said Government House. The division, formerly known as the Bureau of Economic Research, was under the Office of Management and Budget before becoming a division under the Office of the Governor. “It is imperative that we build a unit in the Virgin Islands that generates, complies, analyzes and distributes data to support our public and private sector,” said Ms. DeGazon. “I intend to lead the charge in…

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Senators Reject Bryan's Debt Refinancing Deal

Ernice Gilbert | December 09, 2020

Ten senators of the 33rd Legislature on Tuesday evening rejected Governor Albert Bryan's debt refinancing deal, with some sticking to their stance that the measure was not in the best interest of the ...

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