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Thomas K. Norment, Jr.

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  • Stosch retirement continues Senate shift

    State Sen. Walter Stosch, one of a few Republicans who backed a quasi-privatized version of Medicaid expansion last year, said Tuesday that he won't seek re-election. The 78-year-old has been in the General Assembly some 32 years, including a 9-year...
  • Norment sees a gruesome year in Virginia politics

    It's verging on a tradition: when state Senate Majority Leader Tommy Norment holds his annual pre-session briefing for backers at Williamsburg's Great Wolf Lodge, it always seems to rain. Or so the James City County legislator joked today before...
  • A wide range of bills from Peninsula legislators

    Our legislators’ interests in writing laws range widely – from special license plates for Newport News Shipbuilding fans to reinstating former Gov. Doug Wilder’s one-gun-a-month limit on firearms purchases.  State Sen. Mamie Locke, D-...
  • Governor unveils legislative priorities during visit to Colonial Williamsburg

    Gov. Terry McAuliffe rolled out part of his 2015 legislative package at a Virginia Chamber of Commerce event Friday at the Williamsburg Lodge, and some of what he's proposing — particularly a Tourism Growth Incentive Fund — would be great...
  • Norment, no stranger to judicial hardball, says maybe it's time for change

    Norment, no stranger to judicial hardball, says maybe it's time for change
    Senate Majority Leader Tommy Norment said Wednesday that it may be time to change the way Virginia chooses judges He's no stranger the controversy and acrimony the current process breeds. It gives the General Assembly's majority party great power, and...
  • Sen John Watkins to retire, won't seek re-election

    One of Virginia's most senior legislators, state Sen. John Watkins, R-Powhatan, has decided not to seek re-election. Watkins has served in the state Senate in 1998 and was a member of the House of Delegates from 1982-1998. “For 34 years, Senator...
  • From the ashes of expansion, another Medicaid study

    The legislative powers-that-be at JLARC voted last week to move toward a new Medicaid study, a two-year dive into cost drivers and cost effectiveness. This is the long-discussed call for a deeper look at Medicaid cost increases which, depending on...
  • Howell, Norment promise more ethics reform

    RICHMOND — Speaker of the House William Howell and Senate Majority Leader Thomas K. Norment Jr. promised new ethics reforms Tuesday in the wake of former Gov. Bob McDonnell’s conviction last week on federal corruption charges. The Virginia...
  • Gov. McAuliffe rolls out 10-point health care plan, says it will help 200,000

    Gov. McAuliffe rolls out 10-point health care plan, says it will help 200,000
    RICHMOND — Gov. Terry McAuliffe rolled out a 10-point plan Monday to leverage more federal money for health care in Virginia, but he stopped far short of any unilateral attempt to expand Medicaid. Instead the McAuliffe administration will tweak...
  • So. Much. Enterprise. Championing.

    So. Much. Enterprise. Championing.
    Fifty-four Virginia legislators - approaching 40 percent of the entire General Assembly - voted with the Virginia Chamber's position 100 percent of the time in Richmond during the past session. The chamber held a thank you reception last night in...
  • Living Here: Federal and state elected officials

    Living Here: Federal and state elected officials
    U.S. Senate Sen. Mark Warner (D) Washington, D.C., office: 475 Russell Senate Office Building Washington, DC 20510 Phone: 202-224-2023 Norfolk office: 101 W. Main Street Suite 4900 Norfolk, Va. 23510 Phone: 757-441-3079 Contact...