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Senate Democrats Respond to Governor Youngkin’s Educational ‘Excellence’

Today, Governor Glenn Youngkin announced a report from his Department of Education outlining his plans for Virginia’s schools. Majority Leader Dick Saslaw said: “To accuse Virginia’s education system of failure is an outright lie, supported by cherry-picked data and warped…

Virginia House and Senate Democrats Respond to Buffalo, NY Mass Shooting

Today, Leadership in the Virginia House and Senate Democratic Caucuses released the following statements in the aftermath of the devastating, racially-motivated mass shooting in a Buffalo, New York grocery store over the weekend. Senate Majority Leader Dick Saslaw said: “The…

Senate Democrats on Sine Die: Where We Are, and Where We Are Going

Today, the Virginia Senate adjourned Sine Die, to return for a Special Session to consider the budget once negotiations are complete. Majority Leader Dick Saslaw said: “For the past 60 days, Senate Democrats have doubled-down on safeguarding Virginia’s strong economy,…