From sweeping gun control laws to a $15 per hour minimum wage, the new liberal majority in Richmond has wasted no time in implementing their radical agenda. Virginia Rising Action stands firmly against increasing government control, which would suffocate middle-class families and small businesses with new taxes, fees and regulations.
With liberals in control of every branch in state government, it is as important as ever to promote good governance. Virginia Rising Action will hold the state government accountable to taxpayers, ensuring transparency and responsiveness.
Governor Ralph Northam never misses an opportunity to remind Virginians that he is the only medical doctor amongst America’s 50 governors. Unfortunately, his failed leadership has left our Commonwealth woefully unprepared in providing critical resources and information to the public as we face the COVID-19 global pandemic. Virginia Rising Action believes hardworking Virginians deserve transparency and accountability from their elected leaders instead of finger-pointing, blundering guidelines, and job-killing mandates.
Thousands of Virginians from every corner of the Commonwealth took to the streets of Richmond at the start of 2020 to defend their God-given right to keep and bear arms. Virginia Rising Action opposes efforts to strip law-abiding citizens of their right to protect themselves and their family.
A single-payer, government-mandated approach to healthcare will cost taxpayers more than $32 trillion over ten years, eliminate private insurance, and force every American into a one-size-fits all government-run plan. Virginia Rising Action will continue to expose Medicare-for-All, and its true cost to working Virginians and the American people.