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Watch: Sen. Obenshain and Sen. Petersen debate HB 1601 and Medicaid Expansion:

Watch: Sen. Obenshain and Sen. Petersen debate HB 1601 and Medicaid Expansion: from Chap Petersen on Vimeo.

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Petersen State Sentinel: As Virginia Lurches into Another Ice Age . . .

Dear Friends, Virginians and Citizens of Fairfax: As Virginia lurches into another Ice Age, the Petersen legislative agenda is picking up steam – just this week four important pieces of legislation passed through the House. 1. “Homeowners’ Bill of Rights” … Continue reading

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House Passes Petersen’s Restrictions on Indiscriminate Police Surveillance: Bill Likely Now Moves to Conference

RICHMOND, Va. – Police use of license plate readers and other data collection technologies will be strictly limited if a bill by Senator Chap Petersen (D-Fairfax) becomes law. Today, Petersen’s bill (SB 965) was reported out of the House 95-4. … Continue reading

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