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Speaker Cox and House Republican Leaders call for Governor Northam’s resignation

Speaker Cox and House Republican Leaders call for Governor Northam’s resignation
February 2, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 2, 2019 Virginia House of Delegates Speaker Kirk Cox, Majority Leader Todd Gilbert, Caucus Chairman Tim Hugo, and Majority Whip Nick Rush released the following statement Saturday: “When the racist picture first emerged Friday, we were shocked and repulsed. The photo is disturbing and offensive, as unacceptable in 1984 as it…

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General Assembly Update: Week 4

General Assembly Update: Week 4
February 1, 2019

Dear Friend, It’s been a busy week here in Richmond. As we approach crossover, the House is working diligently to complete our work before the midpoint of session. Abortion The General Assembly was in the national news this week, but unfortunately for the wrong reasons. If you’ve scrolled through Facebook, watched the news, or read…

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General Assembly Update: Week 3

General Assembly Update: Week 3
January 25, 2019

Dear Friend, The third week of the General Assembly is now complete. With a little more than a week away from crossover, the midpoint of session where each chamber must finish work on their bills so that the other chamber can consider them, I’m happy to share this update with you covering many of the…

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General Assembly Update: Week 3

General Assembly Update: Week 3
January 25, 2019

Dear Friend, The third week of the General Assembly is now complete. With a little more than a week away from crossover, the midpoint of session where each chamber must finish work on their bills so that the other chamber can consider them, I’m happy to share this update with you covering many of the…

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Coal Ash Special Update

Coal Ash Special Update
January 24, 2019

Dear Friend, Over the last few years, many of you have asked me what the state is doing to clean up coal ash located in Chesterfield and elsewhere in Virginia. I have met one-on-one with many of you regarding this matter and have worked tirelessly to find a solution that works for our community. Today,…

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Speaker of the House of Delegates Kirk Cox holds annual Telephone Town Hall for the 2019 General Assembly Session

Speaker of the House of Delegates Kirk Cox holds annual Telephone Town Hall for the 2019 General Assembly Session
January 21, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 18, 2019 On Thursday, Speaker of the House of Delegates Kirk Cox (R-Colonial Heights) held his annual Telephone Town Hall for the 2019 General Assembly session. This event allows Speaker Cox to connect with hundreds of his constituents through a conference call format to discuss current issues, answer specific policy questions,…

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General Assembly Update: Week 2

General Assembly Update: Week 2
January 18, 2019

Dear Friend, The 2019 General Assembly session is now in full swing. Several pieces of legislation have already passed the House and hundreds more are working their way through the committee process. During this short 46-day session, we must work efficiently to ensure that our work is completed on time. Legislative Priorities This week, leaders…

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General Assembly Update: Week 2

General Assembly Update: Week 2
January 18, 2019

Dear Friend, The 2019 General Assembly session is now in full swing. Several pieces of legislation have already passed the House and hundreds more are working their way through the committee process. During this short 46-day session, we must work efficiently to ensure that our work is completed on time. Legislative Priorities This week, leaders…

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Speaker Cox meets with American Legion State Leadership and the Joint Leadership Council of Veteran Services Organizations

Speaker Cox meets with American Legion State Leadership and the Joint Leadership Council of Veteran Services Organizations
January 16, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 16, 2019 Virginia House of Delegates Speaker Kirk Cox on Wednesday welcomed the American Legion State Leadership and the Joint Leadership Council of Veteran Services Organizations to the Capitol. Speaker Cox discussed efforts to support our veterans and listened to the group’s ideas on how ensure that Virginia is the most…

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