New Logo and New Supporters!

Here’s another update on our progress. We have a logo now! Also, we’ve created a one pager to share with legislators and members of the public to briefly and clearly explain our bill. We’re still attending events and meeting with legislators. We’ve also added some groups to our list of supporters. If you know a group or legislator that supports out efforts, please let us know!

New Legislative Supporters:

  • 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)

Legislators listed as supporters in the previous update: Chap Petersen, Richard Saslaw, David Marsden, Karrie Delaney, Mark Sickles, Danica Roem, Lee Carter

Other Supporters:

  • Fairfax County School Board – Has supporting language in its Legislative Program
  • Prince William County School Board – Has supporting language in its Legislative Program
  • Fairfax County Council of PTAs (FCCPTA)
  • NOVA Education Resources
  • Project Save Childhood
  • Authors of the Crucial Role of Recess in School (http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/131/1/183)
  • Robert Murray MD, Pediatric Nutrition, Department of Human Nutrition, The Ohio State University
  • Catherine L. Ramstetter, PhD, CHES, Owner & School Health Consultant, Successful Healthy Children

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