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Northern Virginia Technology Council selected to fix V-A scheduling system

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

WASHINGTON – U.S. Sen. Mark R. Warner (D-VA) announced that the Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC) has been selected to examine and propose improvements to the scheduling processes and systems at Department of Veteran’s Affairs (V-A) medical facilities, at no cost to taxpayers. Recent legislation to reform the V-A included Sen. Warner’s initiative directing the V-A to […]

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Senator Warner at VWCC highlights student debt

Thursday, September 4, 2014

Today at 11:15 a.m., U.S. Sen. Mark R. Warner will join Virginia Western Community College students to discuss his efforts to work across the aisle to make a college degree more affordable by finding bipartisan solutions to tackle the student debt crisis. Student borrowing is steadily on the rise, with student debt surpassing credit card […]

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Libertarian Robert Sarvis says Obama’s “come to Congress” not good enough

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Obama needs to do more than “come to Congress” with ISIS plan September 3, 2014 – Libertarian U.S. Senate candidate Robert Sarvis critical of Warner’s vague statement on ISIL threat and the proposed American responses in regard to the Islamic State militant terrorists in Iraq and Syria. “The United States has a responsibility to defend the […]

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Senator Warner calls on President Obama for ISIL strategy

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

U.S. Sen. Mark R. Warner (D-VA) called on the Obama Administration to articulate a political and military strategy to eliminate the threats posed by ISIL terrorists operating in Iraq and Syria. Sen. Warner stated: “We are repulsed yet again by the barbaric tactics of the terrorist group ISIL, and our thoughts today are with the […]

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Virginia U.S. Senate candidates should stop playing debate games and include Sarvis

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Virginia U.S. Senate candidates should stop playing debate games and include Sarvis

Candidates should stop playing games and include Libertarian Robert Sarvis in at least a few debates. August 26, 2014 – Today, Libertarian candidate for U.S. Senate Robert Sarvis announced he has accepted an invitation to a Senate candidate debate at University of Mary Washington in Fredericksburg. The proposed debate is co-sponsored by the UMW Student […]

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Warner accepts eight public forums to include Libertarian Sarvis

Thursday, August 21, 2014

. U.S. Senator Mark Warner’s campaign announced that he has accepted eight additional joint public forums to discuss important Virginian issues with Republican nominee Ed Gillespie, including two televised debates. Warner’s campaign also expressed his support for including Robert Sarvis, the Libertarian Party nominee, in the two additional debates. “Virginians deserve an independent voice in the debates,” […]

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Ed Gillespie, Republican candidate for U.S. Senate releases first TV ad

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Ed Gillespie, Republican candidate for U.S. Senate releases first TV ad

Ed Gillespie’s first TV ad, “We Can Do Better” starts today. Gillespie is challenging Incumbent Democrat Mark Warner for his Virginia U.S. Senate seat. Campaign manager Chris Leavitt said, “Ed Gillespie’s economic growth agenda would be the polar opposite of the failed policies of President Obama and Mark Warner. Virginians know that with the right policies, […]

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Warner asks for one-year moratorium on USPS consolidaions

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Warner asks for one-year moratorium on USPS consolidaions

Neither U.S. Sen. Mark Warner or Sen. Tim Kaine have received a response from the letter they wrote on July 18 to the Postmaster General asking for an explanation of the business arguments for closing the Roanoke processing center. This failure to respond prompted Sen. Warner’s follow-up letter Monday, August 18.  In Sen. Warner’s letter […]

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Virginia Credit Union League endorses Senator Mark Warner

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

The Virginia Credit Union League, the statewide trade association representing 164 not-for-profit credit unions and their 3.25 million member-owners, is endorsing Sen. Mark R. Warner in his re-election bid for the U.S. Senate. “Senator Warner is a longtime advocate and friend of our member-owned credit unions. He is a proven leader with a vision for […]

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Caucus picks Democrat Del. Rosalyn Dance for special election

Saturday, August 9, 2014

Caucus picks Democrat Del. Rosalyn Dance for special election

RICHMOND – The Democratic Party of Virginia held an unassembled caucus today to determine its candidate for the special election to be held on November 4, 2014 to fill the remaining term of former Senator Henry Marsh. According to an unofficial canvass of results conducted by the party, Delegate Rosalyn R. Dance held an advantage over […]

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Sen. Creigh Deeds to Gov. McAuliffe – use the line item veto

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Sen. Creigh Deeds to Gov. McAuliffe - use the line item veto

Virginia Senator Creigh Deeds wants Governor Terry McAuliffe to use the line item veto to eliminate the new budget language that strips authority from the MIRC. “At this point, there is not much for him to lose if he can find a way to line item veto the amendment out of the budget,” he said. Deeds […]

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Former GOP officials endorse Mark Warner’s re-election

Monday, June 16, 2014

U.S. Senator Mark Warner announced that 16 former Virginia Republican elected officials have endorsed his 2014 re-election bid. This follows former U.S. Senator John Warner’s endorsement in January. These GOP elected officials have collectively served the Commonwealth for 312 years and for many, this is their first time endorsing a Democrat for statewide office he said. Please see the full […]

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