Friday, January 13, 2017
U.S. Senator Tim Kaine
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Tim Kaine, a member of the Senate Armed Services and Foreign Relations Committees, released the following statement on the nominations of General James Mattis to be Secretary of Defense and Rex Tillerson to be Secretary of State after participating in their confirmation hearings this week:
“I will support the nomination of General James Mattis to be Secretary of Defense. In his testimony before the Senate Armed Services Committee yesterday, he demonstrated a clear-eyed view of our current national security environment and a deep appreciation for the challenges facing U.S. servicemembers and their families. I believe he is well-prepar
Wednesday, August 24, 2011
- Freeda Cathcart Democratic Candidate for the 17th HOD
According to a phone call from a campaign volunteer Freeda Cathcart filed her paperwork late Tuesday, August 23. The last day a candidate could file.
As a Democrat Cathcart will face Republican Chris Head for the 17th House of Delegates in November.
Cathcart moved to the Roanoke Valley in 1979 from Tuxedo Park, New York. Cathcart and her husband Clinton have four sons.
Cathcart has homeschooled her children for 15 years .
She and her family have a farm in Floyd County and a home in the Grandin Court area.
Cathcart is an activist and has been associated with Organizing for America for many years. She fundraises for the Southwest Virginia Harvest Food Bank and is one of the founding members of the Southwest Virginia Star City Team.
Cathcart is President of the Grandin Court Civic League. She is working on having the Equal Rights Amendment ratified in Virginia.
Cathcart will make a formal announcement soon.
Posted By Valerie Garner
Categories: Election 2011, Elections, Politics, State Politics
Tags: democrat, Election 2011, Elections