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March 8, 2017

Schanfarber launches campaign

Robert Max Schanfarber has launched his campaign for senator from St. Thomas—St. John in the April 8 special election. Schanfarber, the Republican nominee, has a campaign website up and running at The local entrepreneur will introduce legislation repealing the so-called Sin Tax on day one. He also pledged to never support a tax increase as a member of the …

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March 6, 2017

Statement on firebombing of St. Thomas federal offices

Robert Max Schanfarber, the Republican nominee in the upcoming special election for the territorial Legislature, issued the following statement in response to the firebombing of U.S. military recruiter offices on St. Thomas: “This deeply troubling incident is yet another reminder of just how dangerous and evil today’s world is. I am committed to strengthening law enforcement in the territory and …

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March 5, 2017

Schanfarber announces candidacy

Local entrepreneur Robert Max Schanfarber has filed for the ballot in the April 8 special election after receiving the Republican nomination for the vacant St. Thomas—St. John seat in the territorial Legislature. The Republican State Committee nominated Schanfarber earlier this week. He filed all the necessary candidacy paperwork with the Elections System before today’s filing deadline. “My candidacy isn’t about party …

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