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
Pam Deeds has a mind of her own and wants to keep it that way for all women in Virginia. Creigh and Pam Deeds have three daughters and one son ranging in age from 17 to 24. Susannah, 17 accompanied her mother.
Deeds for Virginia hosted a state-wide “Women to Women” phone bank Thursday, October 15th all across the Commonwealth. Pam Deeds, wife of Creigh Deeds, joined the effort at the Roanoke downtown headquarters on 1st Street. Virginia’s First Lady, Anne Holton, joined the phone bankers in Prince William County.
Pam remarked how it seems to always rain when they come to Roanoke. She laughed and spent some one on one time with Mayor David Bowers’ mother, Mary Bowers. If Pam was uncomfortable campaigning for her husband she didn’t show it.
She excitedly gave a “cha-ching” after her call to a Creigh Deeds supporter. The video gives a good two minute excerpt of Pam’s visit so take a look.