52nd District August Newsletter

General Assembly members are back in Richmond today for a two-week Special Session to allocate federal relief funds and appoint judges. For the first time in over a year, we are meeting inside the Chamber of the State Capitol. Therefore, during the Special Session you...

52nd District July Newsletter

Happy 4th of July! I hope you are enjoying a relaxing holiday weekend with friends and family. Several new laws that passed earlier this year took effect on July 1. They are detailed below. Next month, the General Assembly will convene for a Special Session to appoint...

Happy Labor Day

Labor Day recognizes the contributions and achievements of working people. The holiday originated during a dark time for America’s labor movement; during the Industrial Revolution of the late 1800s, American workers organized to fight for fair wages and humane...

Observing Juneteenth in Virginia

How should Virginia observe Juneteenth? One hundred and fifty-five years ago today, Union soldiers arrived in Galveston, Texas and informed the people there that the Civil War had ended and all enslaved people were free – two and a half years after the signing of the...

VRE, Metro, OmniRide and COVID-19

As we return to work, keep in mind that our public transportation options remain impacted by COVID-19. Metro, VRE, and OmniRide are operating on a limited schedule with enhanced sanitization practices. Find more on your commute below. METRO & COVID-19 See the...