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Senator outlines trail system funding legislation
With the second week of the 2015 General Assembly session over, we are well under way debating bills in committee and on the floor of the Senate and House of Delegates. During session, the General ...
Jan 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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New state delegate presents first report from Richmond
Dear friends, The 2015 session of the Virginia General Assembly opened last week on Wednesday. We will be in-session through Feb. 28. During the course of the session, we will consider over 2,000 p...
Jan 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gas prices: bigger deal than the Super Bowl
My old friend Arselles is planning a pre-Super Bowl party to celebrate the falling price of gasoline. When I pointed out to Arselles that there’s no logical connection between third down and goal a...
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Why we need a better sense of humor
Boy, does the world need a better sense of humor right about now. Humor, says Merriam-Webster, is “the ability to be funny or to be amused by things that are funny.” Humans are at their best when t...
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Long-term policy changes needed to improve nation
It is again the time of year during which the President delivers the State of the Union address. Accordingly, let’s review the condition of our nation and how it can be strengthened. In the short t...
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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State senator aims to stop regulations affecting coal
As the 2015 General Assembly begins, I continue my commitment to protect coal jobs and keep electric rates low in Virginia. It has already become apparent that once again the coal industry is under...
Jan 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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