Capitol Words a project of the Sunlight Foundation

  • and

the virginia

Occurrences over time

embed
  • Embed Dark
  • Embed Light
  1. '96
  2. '98
  3. '00
  4. '02
  5. '04
  6. '06
  7. '08
  8. '10
  9. '12
  10. '14
  11. '16

Mentioned most often by

Occurrences in the Congressional Record

Entry Title Date
Honoring The Placement Of “Josephine City” In Berryville, Virginia On The National And State Registers Of Historic Places April 26, 2016
Barbara Comstock, R-VA
"On February 9, 2015, as the newly elected member of Congress representing the Northern Shenandoah Valley, I submitted a letter enthusiastically endorsing the community’s application to the Virginia Department of Historic Resources and the National Park Service, to be placed on the state and national registers of historic places, and within months I received word that both designations had been granted."
Honoring The 50Th Anniversary Of The Prince William County Department Of Fire And Rescue April 26, 2016
Barbara Comstock, R-VA
"Over the years, Prince William County Fire and Rescue has assisted with incidents like the 9/11 attacks on the Pentagon and with rescue efforts following Hurricane Katrina. Today, the department has 555 uniformed and 60 civilian staff providing service around the clock. It is one of three jurisdictions in the Commonwealth with a delegated training authority for the Virginia Department of Fire Programs and is a partner in the National Capital Region Incident Management Team."
Honoring Thomas “Tommy” Baker Jr. April 21, 2016
Morgan Griffith, R-VA
"I went to law school with Tommy, and also served in the Virginia House of Delegates with him. Tommy’s son Jefferson told the Roanoke Times that his father’s love of Pulaski County and of public service transcended party politics. I would agree."
The Virginia Women’S Institute For Leadership (Vwil) At Mary Baldwin College April 20, 2016
Robert Goodlatte, R-VA
"Mr. Speaker, the Sixth Congressional District of Virginia is home to a number of first-rate educational institutions. The Virginia Women’s Institute for Leadership (VWIL) at Mary Baldwin College in Staunton, Va., is no exception. In addition to rigorous academic standards and leadership training, VWIL is the only all-female corps of cadets in the nation."
Recognizing Tom Bowers April 15, 2016
Morgan Griffith, R-VA
"Others involved in this important work in this initiative include the Roanoke Area Youth Substance Abuse Coalition, the Prevention Council of Roanoke County, the Virginia State Police, the City of Roanoke Police Department, the Vinton Police Department, and the Roanoke County Police Department."

Popularity by state

Popularity by party