We have released our 2016 legislative scorecards for the Virginia House of Delegates and Senate.
Check out how your representative aligned with tea party legislative priorities by reviewing the scorecards created by the VTP CoLA (Cooperative Legislation Action) committee. We have Senate scorecard, House scorecard, and bill explanation documents online now. Jump to the scorecards HERE.
The VA Tea Party Patriots Federation opposes any new legislation that further expands government or increases spending until after a full audit of Virginia state government; the elimination of waste, fraud, and abuse; and a substantial reduction in the Commonwealth's dependency on Federal funds. (Currently, Federal funds are 38% of the Virginia budget not including loan guarantees or the proposed expansion of Medicaid) We will continue to oppose any new taxes, fees, tax credits, grants, and bonding authority until waste, [...]