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Marriage Equality: Progress in the South

October 9, 2014Blog Post

The Supreme Court has made an historic decision to decline to review Virginia’s Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals’ ruling in Bostic v Schaefer. That ruling affirmed legal marriage equality in Virginia. At last, all Virginians have the legal right to a committed union recognized and respected by our Commonwealth.

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House GOP Makes Charade of 'Medicaid Expansion Debate' Special Session

September 19, 2014Press Release

***For Immediate Release***


Contact: Thomas Bowman, Legislative Assistant
      | (703) 354-6024


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General Assembly Needs to Close Ethics Loopholes

September 15, 2014Blog Post

This week I am returning to the topic of ethics reform that I addressed in three columns last year [8/149/1110/09]. This issue is truly the “canary in the coal mine” for the institutions upon which democratic governance depends.

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Preparing for the Special Session on Medicaid

August 13, 2014Blog Post

The putative purpose of the special session of the General Assembly that begins on September 18th  is to consider and debate alternatives to Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act.  The economic and public policy facts so overwhelmingly support accepting the incremental $2.1 billion that would flow to the Commonwealth under the ACA that opposing views are at least as counter to the facts as the views of those who deny evolution or climate change, and far more tangibly harmful to Virginians!  If you believe this statement is hyperbole, please consult a study just released by the Ro

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Del. Kaye Kory Appointed to Joint Commission on Health Care

July 24, 2014Press Release

More Information: Thomas Bowman, Legislative Assistant | 571-265-3693


 Del. Kaye Kory Appointed to Joint Commission on Health Care

Falls Church, Va. - Yesterday, William Howell, Speaker of the Virginia House of Delegates, informed Del. Kaye Kory (D-38) of her appointment to the Joint Commission on Health Care.  

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