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Veterans Update from Speaker Kirk Cox

Veterans Update from Speaker Kirk Cox
December 5, 2018

I hope that all had a very enjoyable Thanksgiving with their family and had the opportunity to show support for our veterans and celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the end of WWI on Veterans (Armistice) Day.  As we look forward to the holiday season I would ask that all be mindful of things we can…

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Select Committee on School Safety wraps up work; authorizes final report with 24 priority recommendations

Select Committee on School Safety wraps up work; authorizes final report with 24 priority recommendations
November 14, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 14, 2018 On Wednesday, the Select Committee on School Safety met on the campus of James Madison University where the committee authorized a final report supporting 24 priority recommendations to be presented to the General Assembly for the 2019 Session. The committee is presenting a broad set of recommendations to make…

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Progress Index: Thank a veteran, learn about Profiles of Honor program

Progress Index: Thank a veteran, learn about Profiles of Honor program
November 11, 2018

November 11, 2018 | The Progress-Index Today is Veterans Day, a day in which we as a nation honor all those who served this country as a member of the United States Armed Forces. It is different from Memorial Day, the day we honor those who gave their life defending freedom, and Armed Forces Day,…

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Speaker Cox outlines planned schedule for Special Election in House District 24

Speaker Cox outlines planned schedule for Special Election in House District 24
November 9, 2018

Speaker Cox intends to issue on Tuesday, November 13th a Writ of Election for a Special Election to occur on Tuesday, December 18th.

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Speaker Kirk Cox outlines two dozen priority recommendations for Select Committee on School Safety

Speaker Kirk Cox outlines two dozen priority recommendations for Select Committee on School Safety
November 8, 2018

Virginia House of Delegates Speaker Kirk Cox released on Thursday a list of 24 priority recommendations for the House Select Committee on School Safety to present to the General Assembly for the 2019 Session. In a memo to Select Committee members, Speaker Cox said he wanted to ensure the most important and effective recommendations are…

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Speaker Cox congratulates Joe McNamara on election to the Virginia House of Delegates

Speaker Cox congratulates Joe McNamara on election to the Virginia House of Delegates
November 7, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 6, 2018 Virginia House of Delegates Speaker Kirk Cox (R-Colonial Heights) released the following statement Tuesday evening following Joe McNamara’s election to the Virginia House of Delegates. McNamara will represent Virginia’s 8th House of Delegates District. “I want to congratulate Joe and his team on a hard fought victory. Joe ran…

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Speaker Cox congratulates Ben Cline on election to the United States House of Representatives

Speaker Cox congratulates Ben Cline on election to the United States House of Representatives
November 7, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 6, 2018 Virginia House of Delegates Speaker Kirk Cox (R-Colonial Heights) released the following statement Tuesday evening following Ben Cline’s election to the United States House of Representatives. Cline will vacate his House of Delegates seat where he has represented the 24th District with honor and integrity for 15 years. “Congratulations…

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More than 1,200 regulations identified for elimination under 2018 regulatory reform bill

More than 1,200 regulations identified for elimination under 2018 regulatory reform bill
October 26, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 26, 2018 Virginia House of Delegates Speaker Kirk Cox announced on Friday that more than 1,200 regulations have been identified for elimination under a regulatory reform bill passed by the General Assembly in 2018, according to a preliminary report from the Secretary of Finance. Speaker Cox and General Assembly leaders received…

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Update from Speaker Cox

Update from Speaker Cox
October 12, 2018

Dear Friend, I’ll start with some sad news…the Yankees won’t be going to the World Series this year. I’m a HUGE Yankees fan and was disappointed to see their loss to Boston. But there’s always hope for next year. For more positive news, I’ll update you on ways we’re making college more affordable, Real ID,…

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