Senate Dems Applaud Governor Northam's Bold Vision For Our Commonwealth

Richmond — Today, Senate Majority Leader Dick Saslaw (D-Fairfax) and Senate Democratic Caucus Chair Mamie Locke (D-Hampton) issued the following statements after Governor Northam’s third State of the Commonwealth Address:

“In the last two years, Democrats have led the charge to expand Medicaid, increase teacher pay, increase resources in education and grow our economy.“ said Senate Majority Leader Dick Saslaw “For this 2020 legislative session, we look forward to continuing to work alongside Governor Northam to deliver on our promise to making judicious investments in our communities, setting aside resources to save for our future, and make voting more accessible to citizens of the Commonwealth.”

“It is a new day for Virginia!” said Senate Democratic Caucus Chair Mamie Locke. “Northam's comprehensive plan highlights the issues that are important to Virginians and makes strategic investments in workforce development, education, and an economy that works for all Virginians. Senate Democrats look forward to working with the administration to advance the bold agenda.” 

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