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Spanberger Attends White House Bill Signing for Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill, Praises Legislation’s Billions for Virginia Projects

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**Click Here for Photos from the Event** WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Rep. Abigail Spanberger today attended the White House signing ceremony for the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, which was signed into law by President Joe Biden. After strongly advocating for this legislation and highlighting the benefits of the bill for Central Virginia, Spanberger voted to pass the Infrastructure Investment...

Virginia Business, Labor, & Community Organizations Praise Passage of Bipartisan Infrastructure Investment & Jobs Act, Highlight Economic Impacts on Central Virginia

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HENRICO, V.A. — A wide range of Virginia organizations are praising the passage of the bipartisan, job-creating Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, which U.S. Rep. Abigail Spanberger voted to pass in the U.S. House of Representatives last week. The Spanberger-supported legislation marks the largest investment in America’s physical infrastructure in generations. Among its provisions for Virgini...

Spanberger, Cline Reintroduce Child RESCUE Act to Crack Down on Child Exploitation & Abuse

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Representatives Abigail Spanberger (D-VA-07) and Ben Cline (R-VA-06) reintroduced their bipartisan legislation to strengthen federal efforts to rescue U.S. children from sexual exploitation and abuse. According to The New York Times, technology companies reported more than 45 million photos and videos online of children being sexually abused in 2018 — more than double what ...

Spanberger Votes to Pass Bipartisan Physical Infrastructure Bill, Send to President’s Desk

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Rep. Abigail Spanberger tonight voted with a bipartisan majority of the U.S. House of Representatives to pass a historic, job-creating, and bipartisan infrastructure package. The bill now advances to President Joe Biden’s desk to be signed into law. According to a report from the American Society of Civil Engineers, failing to act on infrastructure could cost the average Am...

Spanberger Statement on Virginia Governor’s Race Result

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Representative Abigail Spanberger today released the following statement. “I want to extend my congratulations to Glenn Youngkin on his victory — and I want to thank the Virginia Department of Elections for their tireless efforts in ensuring a free and fair election. Additionally, I want to thank former Governor McAuliffe for his continued commitment to the workers, familie...

ICYMI: Spanberger Hosts Virtual Town Hall Focused on Key Issues Facing Central Virginia Families, Seniors, & Economy

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — This week, U.S. Representative Abigail Spanberger hosted an open, public telephone town hall focused on a wide range of issues facing Central Virginia’s families, seniors, and economy. During the interactive event, Spanberger took questions directly from Central Virginia residents and gathered their feedback about Virginia’s recovery in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis. The Congr...

Spanberger’s Office Returns More Than $9 Million in Federal Benefits to Seventh District Residents

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — Just three weeks after exceeding $8 million, U.S. Representative Abigail Spanberger today announced that her office has exceeded $9 million in casework funds returned to constituents in Virginia’s Seventh District. Casework dollars are secured and returned by fighting for backlogged benefits and advocating for fair treatment on behalf of constituents having issues with a federal...

In Goochland, Spanberger, USDA Rural Development Head Xochitl Torres Small Discuss Major Investment in ReConnect Program with Central Virginia Officials

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**Click Here for Photos from the Event** GOOCHLAND COUNTY, V.A. — U.S. Rep. Abigail Spanberger yesterday hosted U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Under Secretary for Rural Development Xochitl Torres Small in Goochland County to meet with local officials and discuss a major investment in USDA’s Rural Development Broadband ReConnect Program. Last week, USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that o...

U.S. House Passes Spanberger-Backed Bill to Posthumously Award Congressional Gold Medal to 13 U.S. Servicemembers Killed in Kabul Terror Attack

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — An overwhelming majority of the U.S. House of Representatives last night voted to pass bipartisan legislation U.S. Representative Abigail Spanberger cosponsored to posthumously award the Congressional Gold Medal to the 13 U.S. military servicemembers who were killed during a deadly attack at the Kabul airport in August 2021. The Spanberger-cosponsored legislation would award th...

Spanberger Receives More Than 1,500 Responses to USPS Survey, Shares Personal Impacts of Mail Delays on Central Virginians

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Representative Abigail Spanberger today announced the initial results of her relaunched survey focused on U.S. Postal Service (USPS) mail and delivery service delays. The delays constituents are facing are unacceptable, and Spanberger will use these responses to push for effective action and reforms at USPS. Since Thursday, October 7, Spanberger’s office has received more t...