2018 Session – Week 4 Newsletter

It’s hard to believe, but we are already into February! We are just over a week away from Crossover, which is the time when all the bills passed by the House head to the Senate and all of the Senate bills come to the House. The House has already passed several major pieces of legislation,…

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2018 Session – Week 3 Newsletter

The 2018 General Assembly session is now concluding its third week! Several very important bills have already passed through the House and are on the way to the Senate. This week I will be providing you updates on several key issues we are working hard to address such as adoption reform, improving our education system,…

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2018 Session – Week 2 Newsletter

The 2018 General Assembly session is in full swing! This week we began meeting with our assigned committees. This year I will be serving on the Appropriations; Military, Police, and Public Safety; Science and Technology; and Health, Welfare, and Institutions committees. I look forward to working with my colleagues to pass practical solutions to everyday…

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2018 Session – Week 1 Newsletter

The 2018 General Assembly session has officially gaveled in! This year will be a long session (60 days) where we tackle important issues such as healthcare, the opioid crisis, and the teacher shortage across Virginia. The election cycle may have lasted longer than anyone expected, but there is a lot of work to get done,…

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Vinton celebrates National Night Out

The Vinton Police Department celebrated National Night Out along with other law enforcement agencies and communities across the country on August 1. The Vinton event was held at the Charles R. Hill Senior Center at the Vinton War Memorial. There was free pizza, free ice cream, and kettle corn. There was music by Steve FM,…

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