I'm looking forward to the 66th district telephone town hall this Tuesday at 7pm. We'll be discussing issues impacting our Chesterfield and Colonial Heights communities, such as education and the opioid crisis. Don't forget to email me your phone number and address to email@example.com to make sure that you are included on the call. ... See MoreSee Less
I am very disappointed by the failure of both parties in Washington to avert a government shutdown. We’ve seen this story before, and it’s not pretty. Prolonged government shutdowns are devastating to Virginia’s economy, with impacts that reverberate all across the Commonwealth. A government shutdown represents the worst of Washington-style politics. It’s the result of years of failure by both parties to address our nation’s fiscal problems. Americans expect and deserve better.
I am proud that we do things differently in Virginia, always working to pass a balanced budget on time without government shutdowns. Just like Virginia families, we set priorities and make tough decisions. I strongly encourage Congress and the President to take a page out of Virginia’s playbook and find a way to resolve this shutdown, and get a real budget passed for our country. ... See MoreSee Less