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Three Virginia Democratic Congresswomen Write House Speaker Pelosi to Urge a Deal

The three Virginia freshman Democratic women haven’t hesitated to be heard.  Second District’s Elaine Luria wrote the letter to Pelosi urging her to offer President  Trump a vote on border security funding if he first agrees to end the shutdown.  And the 7th’s Abigail Spanberger took her concerns to the House floor.

“Chesterfield, Virginia resident Donna Ingram has worked for the US Department of Treasury for 15 years. She is the mother of two and because of the shutdown, she is worried about her ability to make ends meet.  Earlier this month, Donna’s pay stub showed the word “furloughed, and her paycheck showed the  number.”

Spanberger and Wexton joined 27 other House Democrats to sign Luria’s letter urging an end the shutdown and suggesting  a way to do it. 

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