Tag: Danica Roem

Del. Roem Advocates for Increased Access to School Meals

Del. Roem Advocates for Increased Access to School Meals

| March 18, 2020 | 0 Comments | Education, News

Del. Danica Roem asks that the federal government make school meals more accessible for families during the COVID-19 crisis.

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Del. Roem Clarifies SNAP Restaurant Bill is Intended to Serve Homeless Population

Del. Roem Clarifies SNAP Restaurant Bill is Intended to Serve Homeless Population

| February 19, 2020 | 0 Comments | News

Since media outlets published the news this week that the Virginia House of Delegates has approved some SNAP [Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program] recipients using their “food stamp” credits at certain restaurants, there has been public outcry.

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RICHMOND BEAT: House Advances Bill to Allow Food Stamp Benefits at Certain Restaurants

RICHMOND BEAT: House Advances Bill to Allow Food Stamp Benefits at Certain Restaurants

| February 18, 2020 | 0 Comments | News

RICHMOND, Va. — House Bill 1410 passed the House Tuesday 54-41. The bill requires the Department of Social Services to participate in the Restaurant Meals Program (RMP) of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).

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RICHMOND BEAT: Hundreds of LGBTQ Advocates Lobby Lawmakers for Protections

RICHMOND BEAT: Hundreds of LGBTQ Advocates Lobby Lawmakers for Protections

| February 6, 2020 | 0 Comments | News

The day after hundreds lobbied lawmakers on behalf of LGBTQ rights during Equality Virginia’s Day of Action, two significant bills advanced in the General Assembly to further protections for the state’s LGBTQ residents.

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Settle the Debt Kicks Off Holiday Fundraising Efforts

Settle the Debt Kicks Off Holiday Fundraising Efforts

| December 2, 2019 | 0 Comments | Community, Education

Settle the Debt, a new 501(c) (3) organization, announces their first major fundraising effort upon being designated an official tax exempt non-profit today.

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Prince William’s Democratic Delegates Graduate to Become Sophomores

Prince William’s Democratic Delegates Graduate to Become Sophomores

| November 5, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William incumbents held their grounds in statewide races.

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 Del. Danica Roem Announces Route 28 ‘Centreville Road Corridor Improvement Study’

 Del. Danica Roem Announces Route 28 ‘Centreville Road Corridor Improvement Study’

| August 20, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Roem announced the start of the VDOT Centreville Road Corridor Improvement Study at a media conference held along Route 28 in the Yorkshire, Monday.

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Prince William Committee of 100 to Host Several Candidate Debates

Prince William Committee of 100 to Host Several Candidate Debates

| August 1, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

The Prince William Committee of 100, a non-partisan group, will hold several debates so that residents can learn more about candidates running in the 2019 local elections.

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Prince William Representatives Respond to Adjournment of Va Special Gun Control Session

Prince William Representatives Respond to Adjournment of Va Special Gun Control Session

| July 10, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

The Republicans who control the Virginia General Assembly adjourned the special session to discuss gun control, Tuesday, without voting on any of the proposed bills or amendments.

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RICHMOND BEAT: Kazoos and Chants Drown Out Westboro Church’s Message of Hate

RICHMOND BEAT: Kazoos and Chants Drown Out Westboro Church’s Message of Hate

| March 11, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

RICHMOND — Randy Blythe of the heavy metal band Lamb of God met the Westboro Baptist Church demonstrators at the Virginia Capitol on Monday with an unlikely weapon: kazoos.

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