Breaking news: The Virginia Supreme Court has declared McAuliffe's restoration of rights executive order unconstitutional, and ordered the Virginia Department of Elections to "cancel the registration of all felons who have been invalidly registered" under McAuliffe's April 22 executive order and subsequent orders. The court gave a cancellation deadline of Aug. 25.
As of this week, 11,662 felons had registered to vote as a result of McAuliffe's action
I'm pleased to announce that Kelly Gee, a graduate of William & Mary, will serve as my new Chief of Staff following Bill Flanagan's retirement. Kelly has served as my Legislative Aide for the past four years and has a true heart for public service. I'm excited about having Kelly serve in this new capacity!
As mentioned in a June post, Zachary Wood has joined my office as a Legislative Aide. Additionally, Lt. Col. Rick Oertel (USA Retired) will join my office in August as my new Veterans Affairs Aide. ... See MoreSee Less