Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) released the following statement about Loudoun County Fire and Rescue receiving an Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) award of $1,486,000 from FEMA. Congresswoman Comstock’s legislation that authorized the AFG grant program for 7 years, H.R. 4661, passed the House and was signed into law in January.
Sterling, VA – Rep. Barbara Comstock (VA-10) today announced that the deadline for students interested in applying for a nomination by the 10th District Service Academy Advisory Board to one of the nation’s military academies for the Class of 2023 is 5 p.m. on Friday, September 28th in her Sterling district office:
Since August 30th when the Administration announced a proposed pay freeze for civilian federal employees in 2019, I have worked to reverse that course of action and I wanted to update you on our results.
Washington, D.C. - Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) released the following statement after she was named a “Hero of Main Street” by the National Retail Federation for consistently supporting public policy priorities important to the retail industry and its millions of employees and small businesses:
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock announced the introduction of new legislation to create a nationwide Prescription Safety Alert System, which will give America’s pharmacists a new tool to protect patients from opioid overuse.
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) released the following statement regarding the possible elimination of the federal employee pay raise:
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) today announced that her office is accepting applications for the 2018 Congressional App Challenge. The Congressional App Challenge is a competition for high school students that provides them the opportunity to join with their peers to create their own apps and learn how to code.
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) released the following statement after she sent a letter to FEMA Administrator Brock Long regarding FEMA’s former Director of Human Resources Corey Coleman who has been accused of sexually harassing female subordinates. FEMA has a regional location in Winchester, Virginia.
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) released the following statement about the Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department receiving an Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) award of $429,705 from FEMA. Congresswoman Comstock’s legislation that authorized the AFG grant program for 7 years, H.R. 4661, passed the House and was signed into law in January.
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) released the following statement after she voted for and the House passed the John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act, national defense legislation that rebuilds our military:
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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.