The confirmation resolution, SJ324, has been referred to the Appointments subcommittee of the House P&E Committee. Appointments has scheduled a meeting TOMORROW, Thursday Jan. 24, at 8:00 am in the 5th Floor West conference room of the General Assembly Building, 201 N. 9th Street in Richmond.
In a surprise move The House of Delegates has not waited till crossover to hear the bill to confirm Helen Dragas along with all the other appointments by Governor McDonnell. The Helen Dragas appointment will be discussed in hearings early Thursday morning. The chair has stated that there will be time for public comment. It is expected that even with such short notice there will be public comments against the reappointment of Helen Dragas.
Members of the subcommittee are listed below along with their contact information
Appointments subcommittee members and emails:
Chair – David Ramadan (R-Loudoun/Pr William), DelDRamadan@house.virginia.gov
Lacey Putney (I-Bedford), DelLPutney@house.virginia.gov
Riley Ingram (R-Hopewell), DelRIngram@house.virginia.gov
Dave Albo (R-Fairfax), DelDAlbo@house.virginia.gov
Jim Scott (D-Falls Church), DelJScott@house.virginia.gov
Daun Hester (D-Norfolk), DelDHester@house.virginia.gov
Mark Cole (chair of the full P&E committee) (R-Fredericksburg), DelMCole@house.virginia.gov