First responders from the Arlington County Police Department, Fire Department and Sheriff’s Office were among the first to respond to the Capitol insurrection on January 6. I’m grateful for their bravery and proud to recognize their efforts to defend our democracy.
The COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act sponsored by Rep. Grace Meng and Sen. Mazie Hirono is just one step toward ending hate crimes, but it’s an important one. I’m proud to stand with the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus.
I joined Gov. Northam to visit Barcroft Elementary School in Arlington, where English language learners develop their math and reading skills.
Programs like these across Virginia were made possible by CARES Act funding to states and school districts.