House Democratic Leader Delegate David Toscano

  • with students and representatives from Virginia's Community College system

  • Toscano with students from Tandem Friends School in Charlottesville

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 take a moment to read about my positions on the issues and follow what I’ve been doing at the General Assembly.

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2015 Virginia General Assembly Session

Adjournment — in a Blaze of Ethics Glory

The Virginia General Assembly adjourned on Friday, February 27, 2015, at approximately 9:00 p.m. In most sessions, the last minute negotiations surround the budget. This year, it involved ethics reform. As you may have noticed from numerous news reports, Senate … Continue reading

2015 Virginia House of Delegates Democratic Caucus

2015 Virginia House of Delegates Democratic Caucus

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In honor of National Work Zone Awareness week, VDOT is holding a vigil tonight to honor those who have lost their lives in work zone crashes. This is a public event and everyone is invited to attend. The vigil will take place at 6:30pm at the VDOT Workes' Memorial on Interstate 64 on Afton Mountain in Albemarle County. If folks are heading from the east on I64, travel to Exit 99 at the top of Afton Mountain and turn around to head back west on I64 (it will be a u-turn off the exit).

From VDOT Press Release: In Virginia last year, there were 4,068 work zone crashes resulting in 1,857 injuries and 15 fatalities. In 2013 nationwide (the most recent available data) there were 579 work zone traffic-related fatalities, 28,630 work zone injuries, 105 worker fatalities and 186 fatal crashes involving large trucks and buses.

Please take this time to remember to slow down and stay alert when you see work zone signs on the road.
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Yesterday I was on CNN to talk about the ABC situation and steps the General Assembly should consider to ensure these situations do not happen again.
www.cnn.com/videos/us/2015/03/20/tsr-dnt-todd-uva-arrest-controversy.cnn
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Pressure mounts on the Virginia alcohol enforcement agency that arrested Martese Johnson and injured him in the process. CNN's <a href="http://www.cnn.com/profiles/brian-todd-profile" target="_blank">...

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It is time to collect signatures for the ballot petitions - look for the folks with clipboards this weekend in Charlottesville! They are collecting signatures to put my name on the ballot as the Democratic candidate to represent the 57th District in Virginia's House of Delegates! Yes, Virginia, there is an election this November... ... See MoreSee Less

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