Del. Price Joins Leadership Team
RICHMOND, VA - Today, the Virginia House Democratic Caucus elected Delegate Marcia "Cia" Price as Secretary of the Caucus. About the election, Del. Price stated, "This is a tremendous honor to be elected to a leadership position in my first term. I do not take this lightly and I am looking forward to working with the Caucus in this new role."
Also today, Del. Jeion Ward (92nd District) was elected to serve as Vice Chair of Operations for the caucus. About both new Leadership Team members, House Democratic Leader David J. Toscano said, “We are honored to welcome Delegate Ward and Delegate Price to our leadership team. Jeion and Cia have both been fierce advocates for the working people of their districts, and we appreciate the fresh perspective that they bring to the table. I look forward to working with both of them in this upcoming legislative session.”
“Delegate Ward and Delegate Price are known for their relentless work ethic and dedication to their constituents,” said House Democratic Caucus Chair Charniele Herring. “Jeion and Cia bring even more diversity to our leadership team, which is an excellent reflection of the Commonwealth we represent. I welcome their perspective and experience as together we work to create jobs and build an economy that works for everyone, not just those as the top."
The 2017 Legislative Session began Wednesday, January 11, 2017. Del. Price serves on the Health, Welfare & Institutions committee and the Privileges & Elections committee. She serves as Chaplain of the Virginia Legislative Black Caucus and is a member of the Hampton Roads Caucus, the National Black Caucus of State Legislators, and the National Conference of State Legislatures.