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The More Recess for Virginians campaign brings together several special interest groups in the commonwealth of Virginia who are focused on partnering with state and local officials to create and implement strategies that give our students access to more recess!

The following Virginia legislators have expressed support for our efforts:

  • Chap Petersen (Senate District 34) *Bill Sponsor*
  • Richard Saslaw (Senate District 35)
  • David Marsden (Senate District 37)
  • Karrie Delaney (House District 67) *Bill Sponsor*
  • Mark Sickles (House District 43)
  • Danica Roem (House District 13)
  • Lee Carter (House District 50)
  • Janet Howell (Senate District 32)
  • Dick Black (Senate District 13) **Offered to be Chief Co-Patron for the bill**
  • Kaye Kory (House District 38) **Filed her own drafting request for a recess bill**
  • Alfonso Lopez (House District 49)
  • Hala Ayala (House District 51)
  • John Bell (House District 87)
  • Jeff Bourne (House District 71)
  • Eileen Filler-Corn (House District 41)
  • Wendy Gooditis (House District 10)
  • Mark Keam (House District 35)
  • Paul Krizek (House District 44)
  • Kathleen Murphy (House District 34)
  • Sam Rasoul (House District 11)
  • David Reid (House District 32)
  • Marcus Simon (House District 53)
  • Barbara Favola (Senate District 31)
  • Jennifer Wexton (Senate District 33)