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Additional COVID-19 Resources

Additional COVID-19 Resources
March 25, 2020

  Dear Friend, Much has changed since my recent email update last Friday, including the issuance of Executive Order 53. I want to take this opportunity to relay to you additional information that may impact you and your family. Below you will find information on schools, delayed tax deadlines, small business disaster loans, unemployment, and…

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COVID-19 Resources

COVID-19 Resources
March 19, 2020

  Dear Friend, I wanted to take a moment this afternoon to share with you several resources related to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. As your Delegate, I want to ensure that you have the necessary information to keep you and your family both safe and healthy. A state of emergency was declared for Virginia on…

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General Assembly Update: State Budget

General Assembly Update: State Budget
March 12, 2020

  Dear Friend, The House of Delegates will convene at 10 am today to complete one of our final actions of the 2020 session: adopting the state budget. As promised in my most recent email update, I wanted to break down a number of key points in this year’s budget. As a reminder, the Constitution…

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General Assembly Update: Week 9

General Assembly Update: Week 9
March 8, 2020

  Dear Friend, Following several late night floor sessions this week, the 2020 General Assembly is heading into extra innings. With Saturday’s midnight deadline approaching and dozens of bills still not finalized, the House voted to extend the deadline for most bills until 6PM on Sunday. The House and Senate will come back on Thursday…

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General Assembly Update: Week 2

General Assembly Update: Week 2
February 14, 2020

Dear Friend, The second week of the General Assembly session just wrapped up. A number of resolutions were voted on by the House this week, but no bills have made it to the floor for a vote. If you’re interested, you can view daily legislation calendars for the House and Senate by clicking here. Committees…

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General Assembly Update: Week 1

General Assembly Update: Week 1
January 13, 2020

The 2020 General Assembly session is officially underway! As I have in year’s past, I’ll be writing a weekly email that covers the actions of the House of Delegates. I hope that you’ll find these weekly updates informative and useful. Opening Day The House of Delegates officially convened at 12 noon on Wednesday, January 8th…

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Delegate Cox appointed to Appropriations and Rules committees

Delegate Cox appointed to Appropriations and Rules committees
January 9, 2020

  RICHMOND — Delegate Kirk Cox (R-Colonial Heights) was today appointed to the House Appropriations Committee and the House Rules Committee by Speaker Eileen Filler-Corn (D-Fairfax). “I’m pleased with my appointment to the Appropriations and Rules committees,” said Delegate Cox. “Serving on these key committees will allow me the opportunity to voice concerns that my…

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Speaker Kirk Cox announces legislation to increase reward for crime reports to $5,000

Speaker Kirk Cox announces legislation to increase reward for crime reports to $5,000
October 5, 2019

  Virginia House of Delegates Speaker Kirk Cox was joined by area law enforcement on Saturday to announce legislation that he will carry during the 2020 General Assembly Session, allowing Crime Stoppers and Crime Solvers groups statewide to increase reward payouts to $5,000. Speaker Cox made the announcement ahead of the Chesterfield County/Colonial Heights Crime…

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Speaker Kirk Cox receives Virginia Breast Cancer Foundation’s Legislative Impact Award

Speaker Kirk Cox receives Virginia Breast Cancer Foundation’s Legislative Impact Award
October 2, 2019

  Virginia House of Delegates Speaker Kirk Cox was honored Tuesday with the Virginia Breast Cancer Foundation’s Legislative Impact Award. This is the first time the VBCF has awarded the Legislative Impact Award. Speaker Cox was presented with the award Tuesday afternoon at the VBCF’s Inaugural “More Than a Pink Ribbon Awards” luncheon at Lewis…

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