"Today, the Virginia General Assembly is having a Special Session to consider one issue: Medicaid expansion. My position has been, and continues to be, that expanding Medicaid on a promise from our federal government that "the money will be there" to fund it in future years is too risky. Virginia citizens and families deserve better than to have their future -- and their children's futures -- placed in such economic jeopardy."
"Congratulations to Ben Chafin on his strong victory in yesterday's special election, in Virginia's 38th Senate District. Ben has served Virginians well in the House of Delegates, and I am confident that he will now be an outstanding leader and colleague in the Senate."
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"Believe it or not, Monday marked the first day of prefiling for the 2015 Regular General Assembly Session. This means that legislators can begin submitting bills to be taken up when Session starts next January. While there may not be a huge rush of new bills going in for the first few days, I have already filed my first piece of legislation for the 2015 Session and wanted to let you know what it is intended to do for our Commonwealth."