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Special News - February 16, 2017
Delegate Danny Marshall’s Committee Completes Work: February 15th marked the final 2017 Session meeting for the House Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources Committee that Delegate Danny Marshall chairs. In their 5 weeks of work, ACNR...
Danny's Desk: News from the Virginia General Assembly - February 14, 2017
Hearing from Farmers and the Rest of the Story:  Bills introduced at the Virginia General Assembly are extremely diverse in topic and purpose. Some are easily identifiable as excellent ideas that will help the citizens of the Commonwealth. So...
Danny's Desk: News from the Virginia General Assembly - February 7, 2017
We Vote on the House Budget Thursday:  On Thursday, February 9th, the Virginia House of Delegates will vote on the House version of the amended two-year state budget. The House budget is a balanced budget that does not include any tax or fee ...
Danny's Desk: News from the Virginia General Assembly - January 31, 2017
Filling a Vacancy:  What happens when a Virginia Delegate or Senator leaves office during his or her term? There is a special election where voters choose a new representative. During the past few months we have had one member of the State...
Danny's Desk: News from the Virginia General Assembly - January 24, 2017
Focus on The New College Institute:  This week I want to share information about possible changes coming to one of our educational institutions in the region. The New College Institute was officially established in Martinsville in 2006 and en...
Danny's Desk: News from the Virginia General Assembly - January 17, 2017
The 2017 Legislative Session Begins:  The Virginia General Assembly is described as “the oldest continuous law-making body in the New World.” It dates from the establishment of the House of Burgesses at Jamestown in 1619. It is al...
"2016 State Legislator" - January 12, 2017
Delegate Danny Marshall Honored with Award:   The American Planning Association Virginia Chapter honored Delegate Daniel W. Marshall III with the 2016 "State Legislator" Award. The award was based on Delegate Marshall's work to ...