Deeds: Busy Days


By Albemarle County Democratic Committee on February 6, 2015
Senator Creigh Deeds sends his latest update from this year’s General Assembly Session Dear Friend, The midpoint of the 2015 General Assembly Session has passed. We are nearing crossover, the point when the Senate and House of Delegates must complete work on bills generated by its members. While the budget remains the focus, a number of controversial issues have
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Deeds: Week 2 Update


By Albemarle County Democratic Committee on January 23, 2015
Senator Creigh Deeds sends his second update from this year’s General Assembly Session Dear Friend, The 46 day session is moving rapidly. Subcommittees and committees are meeting around the clock, which leaves little time for reflection. This week I will address a couple of the issues I am working on. First, Senate Bill 1252 requires colleges and university employees to
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Deeds: First Week of the 2015 Session


By Albemarle County Democratic Committee on January 19, 2015
Senator Creigh Deeds sends  his first update from this year’s General Assembly Session Dear Friend, The 2015 Session of the General Assembly is underway. This is a short session, scheduled to adjourn on February 28, 2015, so the work will be fast and furious. We will deal with some hefty matters this session, but as usual, budgetary issues will
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