Torian and House Colleagues Oppose Marshall’s Budget Amendment

HB 29 Budget Bill. floor: 02/23/12  House: VOTE: REJECTED (16-Y 84-N) YEAS–Bell, Robert B., Byron, Cline, Cole, Cosgrove, Gilbert, Head, LeMunyon, Lingamfelter, Marshall, D.W., Marshall, R.G., Massie, Miller, Putney, Rush, Ware, R.L.–16. NAYS–Albo, Alexander, Anderson, BaCote, Bell, Richard P., Brink, Bulova, Carr, Comstock, Cox, J.A., Cox, M.K., Crockett-Stark, Dance, Dudenhefer, Edmunds, Englin, Fariss, Farrell, Filler-Corn, […]

Delegate Torian’s Job Legislation Crosses Over

Richmond, VA – Friday February 17th, the Virginia State Senate considered Delegate Torian’s House Bill 406 and passed by a vote of 38-1 with one abstention.  This bill (HB 406) authorizes a local government to provide incentives and regulatory flexibility to defense contractors within a defense production and support services zone established by the local government. […]

House Joint Resolution Honoring Kevin English

By Lauren Jost, Woodbridge Patch Delegate Luke Torian (D-52) has introduced a House Joint Resolution honoring former Dumfries Town Council and Prince William Democratic Party member Kevin English, who passed away Jan. 15. English supported project Mend-a-House in Prince William County and was a realtor. HJ 356 was introduced by Torian on Feb. 10 and is […]

Torian Supports Open Disclosure

Richmond, VA- Delegate Torian is pleased to report a victory for open government and transparency. Delegate Torian (D-Prince William) joined Chairman Delegate Danny Marshall (R-Danville) and five other colleagues on Subcommittee #2 of the House Committee on Counties, Cities, and Towns, in voting against a measure that would repeal the requirement that localities publish notice […]

Delegate Torian’s Morning Hour Prayer

Torian Touts Success

RICHMOND, VA – Delegate Torian is pleased to report that his bill to authorize local governments to provide incentives and regulatory flexibility for defense contractors (HB406) has passed the House of Delegates unanimously. “Federal procurement accounts for nearly one third of Virginia’s economy; defense spending alone is responsible for one in five jobs in the […]