House Republican Leader Todd Gilbert, Caucus Chair Kathy Byron, and Whip Jay Leftwich held a press conference today to discuss the decision by House Democrats to prevent bipartisan discussion and debate regarding amending the biennial budget due to the over $4 billion in Federal relief funding sent to the Commonwealth.
House Republican Leader Todd Gilbert issued the following statement: “On behalf of the House Republican Caucus, I want to congratulate Anne Ferrell Tata on her win in today’s firehouse primary in House District 82. The citizens of Virginia Beach will be well served by Anne Ferrell as their voice in Richmond. I want to thank Kathy Owens for putting her … Read More
House Republican Leader Todd Gilbert issued the following statement: “Senator John Warner’s life cannot be summarized in a press release. It was one of service, both to our country and to our Commonwealth. When his nation called, he put on the uniform not once, but twice, serving in the US Navy and US Marine Corps in World War II and … Read More
House Republican Leader Todd Gilbert issued the following statement on the results of the 2021 Republican Convention: “Congratulations to our statewide Republican ticket for 2021: Glenn Youngkin, the next Governor of Virginia, former Del. Winsome Sears, the next Lt. Governor of Virginia, and Del. Jason Miyares, the next Attorney General of Virginia! The voters have given us three outstanding standard … Read More
House Republican Leader Todd Gilbert issued the following statement: “Words cannot express the shock we all felt at the news that we have lost Tom Farrell. No matter the endeavor, Tom did more than just succeed, he changed things for the better. His work ethic, his business acumen, and his generosity made our Commonwealth a better place. “Tonight we hold … Read More
House Republican Leader Todd Gilbert, Caucus Chair Kathy Byron, and Caucus Whip Jay Leftwich issued the following statement upon the conclusion of the 2021 General Assembly Session: “One of the most important issues facing Virginians over the past year was and continues to be the education of their children. “When schools were closed and various learning options were implemented, it … Read More
House Republican Leader Todd Gilbert issued the following statement: “The entire House Republican Caucus is sad to hear that our friend Del. Mark Cole will be retiring at the end of this current term. For his entire career, Mark has been a stalwart conservative and a fierce fighter for the people of the 88th District. He’s done his job so … Read More
Late last night, WTVR-TV in Richmond reported that both former and current chairs of the Virginia Parole Board were found by the Office of State Inspector General to be involved in a number of illegal activities, including falsification of records, instructing subordinates to falsify records, failure to keep legally-required records, and failure to cooperate with the State Inspector General. House … Read More