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Decreased Funding from GA Creates a Crisis for IWCS

In his remarks, Dr. Thornton named the members of the committee and how they voted, which prompted several requests from citizens for a list of those individuals along with their contact information.
Those who voted to "kill" the bill include: Janet Howell (D) Chair, Louise Lucas (D), George Barker (D), John Edwards (D), Creigh Deeds (D), Mamie Locke (D), David Marsden (D), Jennifer McClellan (D)
Those who voted to keep the bill alive include: Richard Saslaw (D), Tommy Norment (R), Emmett Hanger (R), Stephen Newman (R), Frank Ruff (R), Adam Ebbin (D)
Two committee members did not vote: Jill Vogel (R), Chapman Peterson (D)
Contact information for each committee member is available at:
Local PBS affiliate WHRO released the following story about Dr. Thornton's remarks on the funding crisis: