Delegate J.A. “Jay” Leftwich, Jr. was recognized last evening by the Virginia Chamber of Commerce for his strong support of business initiatives that will continue to move Virginia forward. He received an A+ for the 2014 legislative session and was named a Champion of free Enterprise along with a number of his colleagues. Barry Duval, President and CEO, VA Chamber said “We applaud Delegate Leftwich’s efforts in supporting the principles outlined in Blueprint Virginia. With the support of pro-business legislators like Delegate Leftwich, we can continue to strengthen Virginia’s business climate and maintain Virginia’s ranking as the Best State for Business.”
Delegate Leftwich, a Chesapeake business owner and former Chairman of the Chesapeake School Board was in Arlington last evening at the Legislative Awards Reception and Dinner and 90th Anniversary Celebration. He congratulates “Delegate Terry Kilgore on being named the 2014 Legislator of the Year. Under his leadership we were able to pass key legislation advancing Virginia’s pro-business commitment.”
The Legislative Report Card can be viewed at http://www.vachamber.com.