Washington, DC - Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) released the following statement after the House passed two joint resolutions relating to WMATA—one to lend Congressional approval to the Metro Safety Commission, which passed by a vote of 399 to 5; and another to approve an amendment to the WMATA interstate compact, which passed by a vote of 402 to 0:
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA-10) made the following statement today after her proposed language to fight MS-13 and other gangs was included in the report accompanying the Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act. The language urges the Department of Justice to prioritize grant funding for existing Regional Gang Task Forces, such as the Northe
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) made the following statement today after Rep. Cuellar’s amendment to undermine the Slot and Perimeter rules was ruled out of order for the National Defense Authorization Act which is currently being debated on the House floor:
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA-10) made the following statement today after her legislation, H.R. 1397, passed the House of Representatives last night:
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA-10) issued the following statement after this evening’s release of the initial Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2018, which included the full $150 million annual federal funding obligation for the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA):
Washington, DC - Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) released the following statement today on the letter she sent to the Department of Transportation:
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) released the below statement after her amendment, which makes the Remote Air Traffic Control Tower Pilot Program established in H.R.
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Barbara Comstock was an intern for Senator Edward M. Kennedy of Massachusetts when she realized she might be a Republican.
On Friday, Fairfax County Police Chief Edwin C. Roessler Jr., in conjunction with U.S. Representative Barbara Comstock (R-Dist. 10), Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman, Leesburg Police Chief Joseph R. Price, Virginia State Police Captain James DeFord, and representatives from the DEA and FBI announced the formation of a regional Heroin Operations Team (HOT) in Northern Virginia.
U.S. Rep. Barbara Comstock, R-10th District, in conjunction with Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman, joined Fairfax County Police Chief Edwin Roessler Jr., Leesburg Police Chief Joseph Price, Virginia State Police Capt. James DeFord, representatives from the DEA and FBI, State Sen.
A new task force to fight the growing heroin epidemic in Northern Virginia will investigate ways to prevent and treat addiction.
Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (Va.-10th) announced Thursday that her office will soon be accepting applications for its Summer 2015 Session of the 10th Congressional District Young Women Leadership Program.
Inspired by the book and TED Talk by Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, Barbara Comstock launched the Young Women’s Leadership Program three years ago as a Virginia state delegate to urge middle and high school girls to be courageous enough to meet their full potential.
U.S. Rep. Barbara Comstock (R-Va.-10th) was among the roughly 100 lawmakers in Selma, Ala., last weekend to commemorate the 50th anniversary of “Bloody Sunday,” the 1965 Civil Rights protest that turned gruesome and awakened the nation to the horrors of hate and racism in the South.
The Woodbridge 17-year-old has a resume that would rival anyone twice his age: founder of a digital currency exchange, freelance journalist, IT consultant, “sonochemical” research intern.
U.S. Rep. Barbara Comstock asked the FBI director on Thursday to brief her about a 17-year-old who was taken into custody last week for allegedly helping a man travel to Syria and join the Islamic State.
It is a crime that often happens in the shadows of our community. Human trafficking has taken a foothold in Northern Virginia, and all parents and teachers need to be aware of this heinous crime.