Suffolk Division host members of the Suffolk Delegation for 2016 General Assembly Wrap Up
The first forum on April 5th were for Mayoral Candidates: Kenny Alexander; Bob McCabe and Andy Protogyrou. The second forum was held for candidates in Super Wards 6: Barclay Winn (incumbent); Andria McClellan; and Dr. Warren Stewart and Angelia Williams-Graves (incumbent); Billy Cook; Harry Candela and Kendrick Turner.
The Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce successfully represented our member's and the region's interests during the 2016 legislative session.
The following is a summary of policy information concerning the top legislative initiatives of the Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce.
WHILE THE NATIONS economy is rebounding from the recent recession, the economic recovery in Virginia and Hampton Roads, in particular has been sluggish.
For decades, the Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce has effectively built support around pro-business legislation and initiatives in effort to pave the way for a healthy business climate. Take a look at this week's legislative update.
Bryan K. Stephens, Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce President and CEO, spoke to the Health, Welfare, and Institution Committee
On behalf of your staff team here at the chamber, I wanted to take this opportunity to communicate with each of you prior to the 2016 General Assembly session. We want you to know that we will be in Richmond throughout the sixty day session representing the business interests of our members. As your lead lobbyist I pledge to each of you that we will clearly communicate the needs of our members and our region through direct communication with our twenty nine State Senators and Delegates and with testimony before General Assembly Committees. You will be able to follow our activities daily through social media and weekly through our News and Notes digest of business related legislative activity.
Providing members with one-on-one access to their legislators