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Tag: Danica Roem

RICHMOND BEAT: Virginia Legislators Introduce Journalist Protections

RICHMOND BEAT: Virginia Legislators Introduce Journalist Protections

| January 16, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Two delegates, both former journalists, introduced legislation Monday to protect student journalists from censorship and shield reporters from having to disclose confidential sources.

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VDOT Celebrates Opening of New Haymarket Park & Ride Lot

VDOT Celebrates Opening of New Haymarket Park & Ride Lot

| December 18, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

VDOT, DRPT and PRTC celebrated the opening of the new Haymarket Park & Ride Lot near the Route 15/ I-66 interchange.

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Governor Signs Virginia School ‘Lunch Shaming’ Bill into Law

Governor Signs Virginia School ‘Lunch Shaming’ Bill into Law

| June 11, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Monday, Gov. Ralph Northam signed House Bill 50 into law; it prohibits schools from shaming students for falling behind on their lunch debt.

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Hundreds Attend Manassas ‘March for Our Lives’

Hundreds Attend Manassas ‘March for Our Lives’

| March 26, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Hundreds gathered at the corner of Sudley Road and Sudley drive Manor in Manassas, Saturday, to take part in the March of Our Lives rally against gun violence.

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Local Churches Organize Manassas ‘March for Our Lives’ Rally

Local Churches Organize Manassas ‘March for Our Lives’ Rally

| March 23, 2018 | 0 Comments | Community

Several local churches have organized a Manassas March for Our Lives event, Saturday, 24, at the corner of Sudley Manor Drive and Route 234, Sudley Road, starting at noon.

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RICHMOND BEAT: House Panel Rejects Suicide Prevention Resolution

RICHMOND BEAT: House Panel Rejects Suicide Prevention Resolution

| February 6, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

A resolution urging Virginia schools to increase their suicide prevention efforts has failed as Republicans on a House Rules subcommittee defeated the proposal in a 3-4 vote.

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RICHMOND BEAT: Roem’s Proposal Would Boost Suicide Prevention Efforts in Virginia Schools

RICHMOND BEAT: Roem’s Proposal Would Boost Suicide Prevention Efforts in Virginia Schools

| February 1, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

While campaigning door to door, Del. Danica Roem met a constituent who had lost her only child to suicide. The mother had one request – make suicide prevention training available to all school employees.

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Freshman Class of Va Delegates 2018 Brings Diversity to the House

Freshman Class of Va Delegates 2018 Brings Diversity to the House

| January 23, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Thirteen new members of the Virginia House of Delegates participated in a celebratory swearing in ceremony in Richmond, Jan. 20, including a diverse group of Northern Virginia representatives.

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Gainesville’s ‘Settle the Debt’ Mom Writes Va School Lunch Legislation

Gainesville’s ‘Settle the Debt’ Mom Writes Va School Lunch Legislation

| January 23, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

Adelle Settle of Gainesville is working with Del. Danica Roem (D) of the 13th District to introduce legislation that would make sure Virginia public school students can receive a hot lunch regardless if they cannot pay or owe money on their lunch cards.

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Roem Requests Study on Improving Commute Times on Route 28 in Yorkshire

Roem Requests Study on Improving Commute Times on Route 28 in Yorkshire

| January 8, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Virginia Delegate-elect Danica Roem (D-13th), filed a resolution Monday to request the Virginia Department of Transportation [VDOT] study alternative intersection designs along the Route 28 corridor in the Yorkshire area of Manassas, Prince William County.

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