Angela Lynn joined the Rally4Trains in protesting against proposed cuts that would eliminate passenger rail to Staunton and cut service to Charlottesville by two thirds, according to VHSR officials.
In an interview, Angela noted that her husband, an airline pilot based in New York, sometimes has to use the train to report to a city he is flying out of when the weather prohibits him traveling by plane.
“It’s also about getting people to work. It’s about jobs,” she said.
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An Albemarle County woman who’s running for the 25th District House of Delegates seat says she’s ready for a competitive race against longtime Republican Delegate Steve Landes.
Angela Lynn, progressive Democratic candidate for the 25th district House of Delegates seat, will hold a town hall on education Saturday, April 22nd at 4:00 P.M. at the Northside Library.
The State Assembly’s Republicans’ refusal to expand Medicaid coverage across Virginia is fiscally and morally irresponsible, and displays a callous disregard for Virginia’s most vulnerable. Expanding Medicaid would insure around 400,000 Virginians who are currently without healthcare, often at times of greatest need.
It is a dangerous precedent to give ultimate power over charter schools to the state legislature, effectively eliminating the representation of local elected officials. This bill would not only have taken authority from our school boards and educators, but much-needed revenue from our schools as well.
Homeowners in the Shenandoah Valley fear for their property and safety with the proposed Atlantic Coast Pipeline, and are raising awareness of its potential dangers for communities. Anti-pipeline home owners posted bright, yellow “Blast Zone” signs at a rally in Stuarts Draft Saturday to symbolize potential danger areas along the proposed pipeline.
An anti-pipeline group in Augusta County continues their fight against the Atlantic Coast Pipeline. The protest happening along the path of the proposed pipeline route. Dozens of people rallied at the Stuarts Draft farmer’s market today. The group Friends of Augusta listened to many guest speakers, including house of delegates candidate Angela Lynn and the mother of gubernatorial candidate Tom Perriello.
Angela Lynn, of Albemarle County, will challenge Del. Steve Landes, R-Weyers Cave, for his seat representing the 25th District in the House of Delegates, she announced Tuesday outside the Augusta County Courthouse in Staunton.