Adia McLaughlin

I am Chapter Director for Democracy onAir and President of the GMU onAir Chapter. I am also GMU Student Body Vice President.

I am a senior at George Mason University majoring in Communication and Government focusing on broadcast journalist and political science.

August 12 thru 18, 2019

Featured Article
Sentries, not ‘squad’: Moderate Dems ones to watch for 2020 

Federal:
Wittman shifts stance on background checks
Female Candidates May Finally Crush the ‘Electability Paradox’

Executive
Herring challenging Trump Administration immigration rule, ex-AG Cuccinelli

General Assembly
Virginia Incumbents and Their Challengers Often Have More in Common Than Meets the Eye
Why a Virginia Democrat says he launched a political fundraiser off of a mass shooting that was still unfolding

Health Care
Cleared to leave Virginia’s overcrowded mental hospitals, many patients have nowhere to go
Poll finds most Virginians approve of Medicaid expansion
Health officials have distributed 28,000 clean needles to prevent hep C and HIV, but the law allowing them sunsets next year.

Democracy and the Internet:
New book looks at digital culture’s impact on politics

Safety:
To stem killings, GOP lawmaker wants to boost violence intervention programs in Virginia

Universities:
Conservative activist rebukes Virginia Tech’s ‘leftist’ freshman orientation

 

VA House District 37

Description: County of Fairfax (part); City of Fairfax and parts of Centerville
District Map (PDF)
Current Delegate: David Bulova since 2006 (D)

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David Bulova

Current Position: State Delegate for VA House District 37 since 2007
Affiliation: Democrat

Candidate: 2019 State Delegate VA House District 37

Mission Statement: N/A

Funding Higher Ed in Virginia

Current Situation:
The data show that Virginia has above-average in-state tuition and below-average per-student tax appropriations. Tuition and fees at Virginia public research, four year, and two year institutions in 2017-2018 are among the highest in the US.

Challenge: 
How to make higher education more affordable for Virginia residents particularly lower income students while expanding educational opportunities and controlling costs?

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Higher Education Forum with NoVA Candidates


When: October 13, 2019 1:00 am
Where: Johnson Center lower level at GMU Fairfax Campus
Who: NoVA Candidates for 2019 Elections and Distinguished Educators

Tom Davis on Elections

Tom Davis, George Mason University rector and former GOP congressman from Virginia, answers questions from Steve Pearlstein and the audience at the First Tuesday Speaker Series.

Tom Davis discusses the 2018 elections with a focus on the Virginia congressional races.

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