Articles by: Gerry Connolly

Guest Commentary: 20 Years of Elected Office Serving Northern Virginia

April 2, 2015 11:51 AM0 comments

The end of March is a special time of year. Not only does it come on the heels of my favorite holiday, St. Patrick’s Day, but each year it offers me an opportunity to reflect and remind myself why I entered public service. This year is a particularly significant milestone […]

Read more ›

Guest Commentary: Furloughs of Federal Employees Can Be Resolved

July 11, 2013 11:22 AM4 comments

This week, more than 650,000 civilian employees of the Department of Defense, including upwards of 72,000 in Virginia, were forced to take the first of 11 unpaid days off due to the failure of Congress to deal with sequestration. It didn’t have to happen. Over the last several weeks, more […]

Read more ›
Facebook Iconfacebook like buttonTwitter Icontwitter follow buttonGoogle+Google+