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10 May 2010

Lgsl8trs twEt 2 kEp n tuch (Legislators Tweet to Keep In Touch)

In an era of ever-changing technology, politicians are reaching out to their constituents through social networking sites like Facebook, and more recently, Twitter. Of the 140 members of Virginia’s General Assembly, 30 have Twitter accounts – five senators and 25 delegates.

10 May 2010

Tweets Run Gamut from Weighty to Wacky

Virginia legislators “tweet” about a variety of subjects, from funny to serious. Here is a small selection.

08 May 2010

With State’s Nod, Indians’ Spirits Can Walk Free

The General Assembly has granted state recognition to three more Native American tribes in Virginia. This will allow the tribes to petition for return of their ancestral remains from the Smithsonian Institution. Moreover, it will help the Indians preserve their heritage and inform the public of the tribes’ importance in Virginia’s history.