Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-CA) and Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) today introduced a bill to make it a crime for federal law enforcement officers to claim consent if they are found to have had a sexual encounter with anyone in their custody.
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) released the following statement after H. Res. 257, her bipartisan anti-hate crimes resolution, passed the House of Representatives today:
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) today announced the 2nd Annual 10th Congressional District Veterans Jobs Fair that will take place on August 24th. The Veterans Jobs Fair will consist of federal and state agencies, businesses, local Chambers of Commerce, and veterans organizations seeking to employ or assist our skilled military when they transition to civilian jobs.
Washington, DC – Today, Representatives Lois Frankel (D-FL-21), Ted Poe (R-TX-02), Jerrold Nadler (D-NY-10), Barbara Comstock (R-VA-10), and Lisa Blunt Rochester (D-DE) introduced H.R.
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock released the following statement after she voted for, and the House passed, H.R. 6237, the Matthew Young Pollard Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2018 and 2019:
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) released the following statement after she was named a conferee to the final House and Senate negotiations of the National Defense Authorization Act:
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) released the following statement after she introduced H.R. 6275, the Federal Employees Paid Parental Leave Act of 2018 , legislation that provides federal employees with 12 weeks of paid leave:
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) released the following statement after she voted for, and the House passed, H.R. 6157, the Department of Defense Appropriations Act for 2019:
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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.
Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman is sending a warning to Loudoun residents after recent findings of the presence of a deadly synthetic opioid in three county overdose cases.
Yuu may read the whole story at the Loudoun Tribune here.
Congresswoman Barbara Comstock visited the Winchester Police Department on August 9, 2017 and presented a flag to the family of Stephen P. Lewis. Lewis was a Master Patrol Officer and 35-year veteran of the Winchester Police Department who lost his battle with cancer in January 2017. The flag presented to his family was flown in Stephen’s honor at the Virginia Capitol Building in Richmond.