Emily's List announced this morning that they have endorsed the re-election of Senator Barbara Favola to the Virginia State Senate in 2019.
To inform voters, Progressive Voice asked each candidate in the upcoming Democratic primary for State Senate to respond to this question: “What is your one most progressive accomplishment for Arlington citizens and how does that reflect your progressive leadership?”
Incumbent state senator Barbara Favola and challenger Nicole Merlene faced voters on the same stage for the first time on Saturday, April 13, at a morning candidate forum at Busboys & Poets in Shirlington. About 100 people watched the two contenders for the Democratic nomination for Virginia State Senate District 31 respond to written questions from the audience on a variety of topics.
Video: Sen. Barbara Favola Debates Dem Challenger Nicole Merlene at AYD Forum
Barbara Favola was elected to the senate in 2011 after serving on the Arlington County Board for 14 years. The senator told ARLnow that within her 2019 legislative record she’s most proud of the following bills signed into law…
The Baltimore Washington Laborers’ District Council, an affiliate of the Laborers’ International Union of North America (LIUNA), has endorsed state Sen. Barbara Favola (D-31st) for re-election.
The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 26 (IBEW-Local 26) announced today its endorsement of incumbent State Senator Barbara Favola for her 2019 re-election bid.