Important Information on Lyme Disease

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As residents of Northern Virginia, many of us know first-hand the devastating effects of Lyme disease in our community. As we continue into the summer months the potential to be exposed to this debilitating disease increases. I encourage you to learn how you can limit your exposure to ticks.

Honoring Those Who Gave the Ultimate Sacrifice

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As we celebrate Memorial Day, we remember the courageous men and women who gave the ultimate sacrifice in defense of our nation and our way of life. On Friday, I had the honor of joining the 249th Engineering Battalion. Lead by First Sergeant Jason Ashurst and starting at 4:30 a.m., they marched over 23 miles from Fort Belvoir to Washington D.C. … Read More

Virginia Education Association Backs Delegate Hugo for Re-Election

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Fairfax, VA – The Virginia Education Association (VEA) Fund for Children and Public Education has recommended Delegate Tim Hugo for re-election. The recommendation comes with the backing of both the Fairfax (FEA) and Prince William (PWEA) Education associations. The VEA has supported Delegate Hugo in every election since 2003. In 2016, the VEA presented Delegate Hugo with the Legislative Champion award.

Resources for Potentially Major Winter Storm

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Multiple reports indicate that our area could be impacted by a major winter storm beginning Monday evening through Tuesday. I wanted to share several links that could be useful in the event we do experience a significant winter storm.

Delegate Hugo’s Bill to Keep the Defense Industry in Virginia Competitive Signed into Law

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House Bill 1889, has been signed into law by the Governor. HB1889 ensures that the Commonwealth remains competitive in securing high-paying defense sector manufacturing jobs. HB1889 was in response to a recent ruling by the Virginia Department of Taxation, which created the possibility for localities to impose the BPOL tax on defense manufacturers for certain re-manufacturing and rebuilding work done for the … Read More

ICYMI: Hugo’s Opioid Prescription Limit Bill Passes

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I would like to make you aware of a recent story in the Fairfax Connection Newspaper regarding my legislation targeting the opioid epidemic that is raging in Virginia. You can find the story by clicking on the link below:

Delegate Hugo’s Statement on Speaker Howell Announcement

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Richmond, VA – Today, Speaker William J. Howell announced that he will not seek re-election to the Virginia House of Delegates. Delegate Hugo made the following statement: “In my day job, my office sits just across the street from the United States Capitol. I am privileged to view one of our nation’s most iconic symbols of democracy.  But, in addition to seeing … Read More

Crossover Update from Richmond

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This week marks the halfway point of the 2017 General Assembly session, known as “Crossover.” Crossover is when both the House and Senate must finish work on legislation originating in that body. This has been a productive and successful session, and I wanted to report back on several key priorities. This year, the House has been working to foster a pro-business climate … Read More

Video: Access and Affordability for Virginia’s Students

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Yesterday, I took to the House floor to speak to legislation regarding an important issue for many Virginians — increased access and improved affordability at our institutions of higher education. For over a decade I have fought to ensure that qualified Virginia high school students are not turned away from Virginia’s premier universities in favor of out-of-state students.