Washington, DC – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock issued the following statement after the Farm Bill passed the House today by a vote of 213 to 211.
Washington, DC - Congresswoman Comstock (R-VA) made the following statement on America's broken immigration system:
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) released the following statement after the Small Business Administration announced that low-interest disaster loans will be available for businesses and residents affected by the recent Forest Glen Senior Apartment Complex Fire in Centreville:
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) released the following statement after H.R. 5473, the Better Pain Management Through Better Data Act of 2018, legislation designed to reduce the use of opioids where possible and reduce the threat of addiction, was passed by the House of Representatives:
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA-10) made the following statement after her legislation, H.R. 1397, passed the Senate yesterday:
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock’s (R-VA) Project Safe Neighborhoods Grant Program Authorization Act, which would establish a grant program to provide resources to state and local entities to curb the rise in gang activity and violence passed the House today by a strong bipartisan vote of 394 to 13 to 2 and will now go to the President for his signature.
WASHINGTON – Today, House Natural Resources Committee Chairman Rob Bishop (R-Utah), Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations Chairman Bruce Westerman (R-Ark.) and U.S. Rep.
Washington, DC – Today Congresswomen Lois Frankel (D-FL-21) and Barbara Comstock (R-VA-10) sent a letter to 30 airline executives requesting they take immediate action to address sexual harassment in the industry among flight attendants and passengers.
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) released the following statement after the House passed the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2019:
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA-10) issued the following statement after the release of the initial Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2019, which included the full $150 million annual federal funding obligation for the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA):
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The U.S. House of Representatives on June 12 approved bipartisan legislation proposed by U.S. Rep. Steve Stivers (R-OH) that would target federal funds toward evidence-based prevention programs and activities for opioid use and mental health disorders.
It’s time to promptly resolve sexual harassment issues affecting flight attendants and passengers, U.S. Rep. Barbara Comstock (R-VA) told 30 airline executives recently.
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Lawmakers hailed a new partnership that will leverage the Department of Energy’s (DoE) high-performance computing and machine learning capabilities to help analyze the health records of more than 20 million veterans maintained by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).
National Brain Tumor Society (NBTS), the largest nonprofit dedicated to the brain tumor community in the United States, held a congressional briefing in Washington, D.C.
After two years of work, Hillsboro is getting its postal identity back. Starting this week, letters and parcels addressed to some 2,000 homes and businesses in northwest Loudoun may be sent to Hillsboro, VA, rather than to Purcellville. Town leaders hope that, soon, GPS and mapping systems will direct visitors to “Hillsboro,” too.
Congresswoman Barbara Comstock today announced the annual 10th Congressional District Military Academy Day. This year’s Military Academy Day will be held on Saturday, April 21 from 10:00 a. m.-1:00 p. m. at the Loudoun County Public School Administration Building located at 21000 Education Court, Ashburn.
Illicit opioids from abroad are causing unprecedented drug overdose deaths in Virginia — and despite increasing awareness, the problem only appears to be getting worse. There are few crises with such a widespread impact, felt in communities of all kinds across the state, from Richmond to Bristol.
Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao joined elected officials and transportation representatives to launch a Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery grant project in Loudoun County, Va., on March 28.
You can read the whole story at Transport Topics here.
Today, the National Humanities Alliance congratulated seven programs in Virginia that will be receiving grant awards totaling $647,399 from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) to support their work.