Virgin Islands Del. Plaskett Is Calm In The Storm
Virgin Islands Del. Plaskett is Calm in the Storm
Despite Hurricane Irma causing power outages, destruction, and potential loss of life back home in the U.S. Virgin Islands, Del. Stacey Plaskett was remarkably calm.
She had been up since 4 a.m. in constant contact with her close neighbor to the west, Puerto Rico Resident Commissioner Jenniffer Gonzalez-Colon.
That was after calling family and others back home Tuesday evening.
“I made a point of — particularly on St. Thomas and St. John, that we knew were going to get hit — to call older aunts and uncles, and people on their own to see how they are, and I have to …