Religious Liberty Bill Passes House, Education Bills Pass Senate Committee

February 27, 2014 | 5 comments

Yesterday, the House of Delegates passed SB 236, a bill for The Family Foundation that protects the rights of public school students to express their faith at various school events, on a vote of 64-34. The bill now heads… Read more>

The Pols Are Out And So Are Their Grades: American Conservative Union Releases Virginia General Assembly Scorecard

May 16, 2013 | 2 comments

The General Assembly wrapped up its 2013 business, officially, April 3, at the conclusion of the “Veto” session. Since then, a flurry of scorecards have been released by several organizations, including the Family Foundation’s late last week. Usually released… Read more>

House Sensitivity Caucus Announces Annual Awards

March 12, 2012 | No comments

Although the end of session may provoke emotions ranging from physical relief (the meat grinder is over) to mental relief (the legislative sausage making is over) to melancholy (friends and colleagues going home for a year), there is one thing… Read more>

Quote Of The Day

January 27, 2011 | No comments

Sometimes General Assembly session is tough — and lonely. Certainly, you can feel beat up by the world. This afternoon, in the House Rules Sub-committee on Studies (yes, there is such a thing), which had a loooooong, drawn out docket (in the… Read more>