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UAS legislation continues to move forward
Last week we wrapped up week four of the 2016 General Assembly session and we continue to make progress as all the bills are heard in the appropriate committees before they proceed to the House flo...
Feb 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Job creation efforts at forefront of Senate work
The Senate is working at a rapid pace as we approach the halfway point of the General Assembly session called crossover. By next week, the House and the Senate must complete the legislation that or...
Feb 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Many thanks for ‘love lunches’ to patients
To the editor: The Southwest Virginia Cancer Center’s patients, staff and volunteers wish to express our gratitude to the local restaurants that provided “love lunches” to patients undergoing chemo...
Feb 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bills of local interest are moving forward
It is hard to believe we are wrapping up the third week of the General Assembly session. All the legislators are busy meeting with constituents, attending committee hearings, and making up for the ...
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Senator talks gun laws, drug courts, budget
With the snow behind us, the General Assembly is back on track with the business before us. After several long committee meetings and sessions on the floor, we have made up for the time lost due to...
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Treasurer urged to keep pursuing mine concerns
To the Editor: Kudos to Wise County Treasurer Dolores Smith for filing an objection to components of the Alpha bankruptcy, while Alpha owes the county $1.42 million in taxes, yet wants to pay milli...
Jan 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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