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Since Pandemic Began Virginia Billionaires’ Net Worths Jump $6.5 Billion, or 15.8% – Five Times More than Virginia’s $1.3 Billion Revenue Shortfall

Since Pandemic Began Virginia Billionaires’ Net Worths Jump $6.5 Billion, or 15.8% – Five Times More than Virginia’s $1.3 Billion Revenue Shortfall

Meanwhile State and Local Government Services Face Deep Cuts as Congress Prioritizes Confirmation of Anti-ACA Supreme Court Justice Over Passing an Overdue Coronavirus Financial Aid Package RICHMOND,VA:—Virginia has seven billionaires whose collectiv ...

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Virginia Organizing and MRF NAACP Celebrate New Policy for School Resource Officers in Montgomery County Public Schools

Virginia Organizing and MRF NAACP Celebrate New Policy for School Resource Officers in Montgomery County Public Schools

Christiansburg, Va. – The New River Valley Chapter of Virginia Organizing and the Montgomery-Radford-Floyd Branch of the NAACP are celebrating the adoption of new memorandums of understanding (MOUs) between Montgomery County Public Schools ...

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Save our Health Care Virginia Media Conference

Save our Health Care Virginia Media Conference

Zoom and Facebook Live conference with Virginia Organizing leaders who will be harmed by SCOTUS overturning the ACA What: Media conference on Trump SCOTUS pick and the ACA When: Tuesday, September 29 at 12 p.m. (noon) Where: Zoom meeting an ...

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Virginia Organizing to Host Virtual Roundtable with Rep. Donald McEachin

Virginia Organizing to Host Virtual Roundtable with Rep. Donald McEachin

What: Virtual roundtable with Rep. Donald McEachin, parents, and community leaders When: Tuesday, August 25 at 5:30-6:30 p.m. Where: Zoom Meetinghttps://zoom.us/j/97771101663?pwd=eVZnVmF4OWJCOS9ab2xvbFFMajNIdz09or phone: 646-518-9805 M ...

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Virginia Organizing Grades the Governor and Calls for Him to Support the VLBC Agenda

Virginia Organizing Grades the Governor and Calls for Him to Support the VLBC Agenda

Richmond, Va. — On August 17, Virginia Organizing's State Governing Board held a media conference via Zoom to release a report card of Governor Ralph Northam's dismantling racism record and call for him to support the ag ...

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Rural Health Care Providers and Patients Celebrate 55th Anniversary of Medicaid and Medicare, Call on Congress for More Robust Federal COVID-19 Relief

Rural Health Care Providers and Patients Celebrate 55th Anniversary of Medicaid and Medicare, Call on Congress for More Robust Federal COVID-19 Relief

Media ReleaseFor Immediate Release: July 31, 2020 Martinsville, Va. – Yesterday, leaders from the Danville and Martinsville/Henry County Chapter of Virginia Organizing hosted a virtual roundtable to celebrate the 55th anniversary of Medicaid and Medi ...

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Virginia Organizing to Host Virtual Roundtable on 55th Anniversary of Medicaid and Medicare to Urge More Robust Federal COVID-19 Relief

Virginia Organizing to Host Virtual Roundtable on 55th Anniversary of Medicaid and Medicare to Urge More Robust Federal COVID-19 Relief

What: Virtual roundtable with health care providers, patients, and community leaders When: Thursday, July 30 at 12:30 p.m. Where: Zoom; join by video (click here) or phone (1-929-436-2866; Meeting ID 942 6856 8431) Martinsville, Va. — ...

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New COVID-19 Relief Proposal Falls Short for Families, Workers, and State and Local Budgets

New COVID-19 Relief Proposal Falls Short for Families, Workers, and State and Local Budgets

Richmond, Va. — Following the release of Senate Republicans’ COVID-19 relief package in Congress, Virginia Organizing Chairperson Del McWhorter released the following statement: "As COVID-19 infections are surging and more th ...

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Critical Protections Passed Protecting Workers Against COVID-19

Critical Protections Passed Protecting Workers Against COVID-19

Emergency temporary standards mandate common-sense protections for Virginians in the workplace Richmond, VA— Today, the Virginia Safety and Health Codes Board acted to protect the Commonwealth’s workers by adopting emergency temporary standards, whic ...

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Seven Billionaires in Virginia See Net Worth Jump $5.2 Billion or 12.7 Percent in First Three Months of COVID-19 Pandemic

Seven Billionaires in Virginia See Net Worth Jump $5.2 Billion or 12.7 Percent in First Three Months of COVID-19 Pandemic

Meanwhile State & Local Government Services Face Deep Cuts as Congress Stalls on New COVID-19 Financial Aid Package Washington—Virginia has seven billionaires who collectively saw their wealth increase by $5.2 billion or 12.7 percent during the f ...

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Virginia Organizing Hosts Tele-Townhall with Senator Tim Kaine on COVID Crisis and Emergency Relief

Virginia Organizing Hosts Tele-Townhall with Senator Tim Kaine on COVID Crisis and Emergency Relief

Newport News, Va. – Today Virginia Organizing held a tele-townhall featuring Senator Tim Kaine, Margarida Jorge of Health Care for America Now (HCAN), Jill Hanken of the Virginia Poverty Law Center (VPLC), and chapter leaders so that m ...

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Virginia Organizing and 100+ Public Officials Call for Congress to Direct Relief Funds to Community Priorities

Virginia Organizing and 100+ Public Officials Call for Congress to Direct Relief Funds to Community Priorities

Richmond, Va. – Today Virginia Organizing released a letter signed by over 100 current and former public officials from all areas of Virginia calling for "Relief for All Virginians." The letter urges the Virginia delegation to Con ...

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Virginia Organizing Holds Virtual Forum with Richard Cordray, Former CFPB Director, Calls for Federal Cap on Interest Rates

Virginia Organizing Holds Virtual Forum with Richard Cordray, Former CFPB Director, Calls for Federal Cap on Interest Rates

Charlottesville, Va. – On Monday, Virginia Organizing and Americans for Financial Reform co-hosted a virtual forum for members to speak with Richard Cordray, the former director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), ...

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Virginia Organizing Leaders Celebrate Affordable Care Act’s Upcoming 10th Anniversary

Virginia Organizing Leaders Celebrate Affordable Care Act’s Upcoming 10th Anniversary

Young people, senior citizens, and health care providers available for interviews about the benefits of the ACA  Charlottesville, Va.— In advance the Affordable Care Act's 10th anniversary on March 23, Virginia Organizing will offer interviews a ...

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Virginia Organizing to Host “Preach-In Rally” Calling on Legislators to Stop Abusive Payday and Title Lending

Virginia Organizing to Host “Preach-In Rally” Calling on Legislators to Stop Abusive Payday and Title Lending

What: Preach-In Rally Against Predatory Lending When: Friday, January 24, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. Where: ACE Cash Express, 4213 Portsmouth Blvd, Portsmouth, VA 23701 (Alexander Corner) Portsmouth, Va.— Faith leaders and community member ...

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