House of Delegates Democratic Leader David Toscano

It is a privilege to represent Charlottesville and Albemarle and serve as House of Delegates Democratic Leader in the Virginia General Assembly.  My work in the House of Delegates reflects my commitment to expanding economic opportunity, investing in public education, and protecting Virginia’s environment and natural resources.  Thank you for allowing me this opportunity to represent you. I hope you will […]

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General Assembly 2016

Give Me the Warm Power of the Sun

Solar Energy and Change in Virginia There is a quiet, but significant, revolution occurring in our energy sector, driven by dramatic declines in the cost of solar energy and exponential improvements in the technology that undergirds this section of the economy. For Virginians, the question is whether we have the policies in place to allow this sector to grow, creating […]

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Why States Matter: Voting Rights and the Judiciary

Several weeks ago, in  a piece entitled “Why States Matter,” I argued that while we are rightly  focused on the Presidential election, we should not lose sight of what is happening in our states, where  the concerted efforts of conservatives around the country over the last decade have skewed the political composition of our state legislatures – with dramatic results. […]

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Celebrating the Arts

Follow-up to Arts Celebration on July 21

In Case You Missed It — A number of attendees requested copies of the remarks I made at our Annual Celebration of the Arts event at Light House Studio last week. They are printed below. I hope you enjoy. “Thank you all for attending our annual fundraising event in celebration of the arts in our community. It is an honor […]

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