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Wittman Votes to Begin Obamacare Repeal, Replacement Process

Provided by Congressman Rob Wittman’s Office Congressman Rob Wittman (VA-1) today released the following statement after voting in favor of a budget resolution allowing the House and Senate to begin the Obamacare repeal and replacement process. “The Affordable Care Act has failed. As health insurers have struggled to offset new costs of compliance, constituents of the First District have been …

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Comstock named to the Joint Economic Committee

Provided by Congresswoman Barbara Comstock’s Office U. S. Congressman Pat Tiberi (R-OH), Chairman-Designate of the Joint Economic Committee, welcomed the newest members of the Joint Economic Committee, U.S. Senator Rob Portman (OH) and U.S. Representatives Barbara Comstock (VA), Darin LaHood (IL), and Francis Rooney (FL). “I welcome our Committee’s new members and look forward to working together to encourage a …

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Ernst, Gardner Introduce Bill to Expand Access to Safe, Effective Contraception

Provided by Congresswoman Barbara Comstock’s Office Senators Joni Ernst (R-IA) and Cory Gardner (R-CO) re-introduced the Allowing Greater Access to Safe and Effective Contraception Act, paving the way for contraceptives to be sold over-the-counter without a prescription. Additionally, Congresswomen Mia Love (R-UT) and Barbara Comstock (R-VA) introduced the companion legislation in the U.S. House of Representatives. The Allowing Greater Access to Safe and Effective Contraception Act …

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Board of County Supervisors Holds First Meeting of 2017

Provided by Prince William County During the Board of County Supervisors meeting on January 10, Chairman Corey Stewart delivered the annual State of the County Address highlighting the successes and challenges the county faced during 2016. “As we look back at 2016, there is much to reflect on. We had triumphs. We had tragedies. Yet, through it all, one thing …

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Board Provides Additional $21 Million for School Capital Projects

Provided by Prince William County The Prince William Board of County Supervisors voted Tuesday, Jan. 10, to give more than $21 million to Prince William County Schools to fund capital infrastructure needs. The resolution is part of the Board’s commitment to fund identified needs of the schools. “This vote shows that schools are clearly at the top of our list …

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Rep. Comstock’s Bipartisan INSPIRE Women Act Passes The House

Provided by Congresswoman Barbara Comstock’s Office Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) and Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) issued the following statement today after H.R. 321, the Inspiring the Next Space Pioneers, Innovators, Researchers, and Explorers (INSPIRE) Women Act, sponsored by Congresswoman Comstock, passed the House.  The INSPIRE Women Act is being taken up by Senator Dean Heller in the United States Senate. …

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Wittman Reintroduces Legislation to Ensure Congressional Accountability

Provided by Congressman Rob Wittman’s Office Congressman Rob Wittman (VA-1) reintroduced two pieces of legislation today as part of his ongoing efforts to increase accountability in Washington: the No Budget, No Pay Act and the Stay on Schedule (S.O.S.) Resolution. “People are sick and tired of government-by-crisis. They want to see Washington at work for them. For far too long, …

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Phase I of Route 28 Project Complete; Next Phase to Begin Soon

Provided by Prince William County A newly widened Route 28 and realigned Vint Hill Road was officially opened to traffic after the Board of County Supervisors held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Monday morning. The project, funded by federal, state and local money, included creating a new Vint Hill Road as a four-lane divided roadway that realigns the road to …

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Senator Dean Heller Introduces Comstock’s INSPIRE Women Act in U.S. Senate

Provided by Congresswoman Barbara Comstock’s Office United States Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) issued the following statement after recently introducing the Inspiring the Next Space Pioneers, Innovators, Researchers, and Explorers (INSPIRE) Women Act, S. 42. This legislation is the Senate companion to a bill United States Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) introduced in the United States House of Representatives, H.R. 321, to …

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A new way to watch Manassas City Council Meetings

Provided by City of Manassas The City of Manassas has made it easier to watch City Council Meetings online.  With the new year and a new City Council in place, City staff have been working to transition to a new video product, Granicus, which will allow easier access to both streaming video and previous City Council meetings.  This application provides …

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