Denouncing the KKK Cowards

There is no room for bigotry in our community. The re-emergence of the KKK and organizations like it must be met by condemnation of and resistance to their hatred and cowardice. I denounce the despicable acts of these cowards, who choose to spread their vile message under cover of darkness…

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Happy Birthday, America!

We celebrate the 242nd birthday of the United States today. This past year has been marked by turmoil, uncertainty, and hope. Yes, hope. Here in Virginia, we planted the flag of hope with our 2017 elections and the resulting legislative achievements. Let’s continue working every day to make our communities,…

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Fully Fund Our Schools

There is no right more foundational to our future than education. I am committed to the security of our future generations, paying all of our school teachers a fair wage, and fully funding our schools. There is no question—our teachers are rock stars, and they should be paid like it.…

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Remembering D-Day

There are a few days in history that changed the world forever: June 6, 1944 was one of them. Thousands of soldiers, from countries spanning the globe, descended on the beaches of Normandy to depose a fascist and racist regime. For many, it was their final act upon this earth:…

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