Updates and news across Virginia

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE: House Passes Hurt Bill to Help Small Companies Access Capital


Congressman Robert Hurt released the following statement after the House passage of H.R. 5405, Promoting Job Creation and Reducing Small Business Burdens Act, which combines the text of 11 bills to remove unnecessary federal regulations hindering job growth. ┬áH.R. 4164, the Small Company Disclosure Simplification Act, which was introduced by Hurt and Representative Terri Sewell… Read more »

Mark Warner, Perpetual Tax Hiker


Mark Warner loves higher taxes. He just doesn’t like to use those words. He’ll talk about “tax reform” and backing those who “do revenues.” He’s very touchy about the subject, too. When a reporter wrote that Warner favored tax increases to help the national debt, a “correction” was requested: “A story about the Hob Nob… Read more »

Comstock Receives Endorsement of National Association of Women Business Owners


Today, the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) announced they have endorsed Barbara Comstock in the 10th Congressional District Race. The National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) is the unified voice of America’s more than 9.1 million women-owned businesses representing the fastest growing segment of the economy: Delegate Barbara Comstock released the following… Read more »

Morgan Griffith Receives “Friend of Farm Bureau” Award

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Congressman Morgan Griffith has been awarded the American Farm Bureau Federation’s “Friend of Farm Bureau” award for his commitment to farmers and agriculture. “Agriculture is still the basis of much of America’s economy, and these hard-working folks deserve a government that helps rather than get in the way,” said Griffith. “I am honored to receive… Read more »