Campaigns & Elections Category Archive

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Statement of Speaker-designee Kirk Cox on completed provisional ballot hearings and canvasses

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Virginia House of Delegates Speaker-designee Kirk Cox issued the following statement Tuesday after the results of the election in House District 28 were certified and Bob Thomas was officially declared the winner. “After all canvasses and provisional hearings have been completed, the outcome of the races in House Districts 28, 40 and 94 are unchanged from last week and Republicans … Read More

House Republicans maintain majority in Virginia House of Delegates

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Virginia House of Delegates Speaker-designee Kirk Cox released the following statement Wednesday on the 2017 election results. “Based upon the results of today’s canvasses, Caucus Chairman Tim Hugo and Delegate David Yancey have been re-elected, resulting in Virginians electing a 51 to 49 Republican majority in the Virginia House of Delegates. “Unfortunately, we lost a number of capable and dedicated public servants … Read More

House Republican Leaders react to single payer system proposed by House Democrat candidates

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Republican leaders in the Virginia House of Delegates responded Monday to the 16 Virginia Democratic candidates for the House of Delegates calling for a european-style single-payer healthcare system in the Commonwealth. Led by Lee Carter (D-50) and Elizabeth Guzman (D-31), the 16 House Democrat candidates endorsed a system that they themselves project will cost $23 billion per year and “require … Read More