Spanberger’s office now has returned more than $6M in funds to constituents

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U.S. Representative Abigail Spanberger announced that her office has surpassed $6 million in casework funds returned to constituents in Virginia’s Seventh District since she took office Jan. 3, 2019. Spanberger’s team has closed 2,090 cases for Central Virginians and returned more than $6,098,450. Casework dollars come from backlogged benefits and often require advocates from the office to ensure fair treatment […]

Henrico high schoolers run global nonprofit to teach public speaking

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Two years ago, a trio of local high school freshmen taught a few dozen students the fundamentals of public speaking. Today, their nonprofit, SPEAK, has taught more than 1,000 students across the globe.  Public speaking is one of the most common fears — ahead of death, heights and bugs. That’s why this group of teens set out on a mission […]