Final Week of 2024 Session

My first session has officially come to a close. It’s been a wild ride, but I’m grateful for my time here and for all of my constituents sending me here to represent you. Our final week focused on commending resolutions, conference reports, and the budget. Several of my bills passed the Senate and now await the Governor’s signature. We also had many extracurricular events, including the Speaker’s birthday and the annual House v. Senate basketball game. Let’s dive in!

2024 Session Week Seven

This week, in a nutshell, was all about Virginia’s budget. In my opinion, passing a new two-year budget is the single most important thing the General Assembly will do this session. I’m proud of the House proposal and what it would achieve in the areas of public education, the environment, and supporting working class families. I discuss all of that in more detail below. Let’s jump into the updates!

2024 Session Week Five

We’re nearly at the halfway point of the session. “Crossover,” the day by which we have to finish acting on all House bills so they can be sent over to the Senate, is fast approaching. This week, I advanced several of my bills (all with bipartisan support), spoke at events, and of course, took meetings with my constituents from the 94th District. Let’s get into it!

Congresswoman Jennifer McClellan endorses Phil Hernandez for Delegate

Phil Hernandez, Democratic Nominee in House District 94, has been endorsed by Congresswoman Jennifer McClellan. “I couldn’t be prouder to endorse Phil Hernandez in his campaign to represent Norfolk’s 94th House of Delegates District,” said Congresswoman McClellan. As an advocate, he’s already been a trusted leader in the work to support Virginia’s public schools and […]