Virginia State Delegate Michael Futrell
As a lifelong educator, State Delegate Michael Futrell currently represents Virginia's 2nd District in the House of Delegates where he has worked to ensure a better future for Virginia families through initiatives aimed at creating a world-class education system for all children regardless of their parent’s income. Delegate Futrell has been a voice that accurately expresses the views and beliefs of his constituents through his votes and floor speeches. Delegate Futrell also serves on the Committees on Finance and Privileges & Elections Committees.
In addition to serving in the Virginia General Assembly, Delegate Futrell and his wife Bernadine Futrell, PH.D, founded Make the Future, a nonprofit organization, which provides underprivileged and at-risk youth here in our community programs and activities to develop leadership and personal responsibility. Delegate Futrell has also served as the Vice-Chair of the Prince William County Election Task Force and a member of the Prince William County Chamber of Commerce. In addition, he is heavily involved in his church, Harvester’s Life Changers, where he serves as a Deacon. Delegate Futrell also serves on the House Finance Committee and the House Privileges and Elections Committee.
RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - National tension surrounding police violence is striking a chord with lawmakers in Virginia. Two proposed laws are at the General Assembly that would require body cameras for officers in the Commonwealth. One of those bills was introduced Tuesday.
Members of Virginia General Assembly to Introduce Community Policing Act, Focus on Improving Community Police Relations
RICHMOND, VA — Senator Donald McEachin and Delegate Michael Futrell will hold a press conference tomorrow, Tuesday, January 27 at 10:00 a.m. to discuss the introduction of the Virginia Community Policing Act. A joint effort between Senator McEachin and Delegate Futrell, the bill will be introduced in both the House and the Senate.
It has been an exciting week here in Richmond at the General Assembly! Before I head back to the district for the weekend, I wanted to send you my weekly update on the important matters happening at your State Capitol. This week, I introduced six pieces of legislation:
Delegate Michael Futrell Highlights Veterans as Priority, Partners to Host Veterans Job & Resource FairJanuary 22, 2015Press Release
PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY — Delegate Michael Futrell in partnership with Councilman Derrick Wood, Women Veterans Interactive, the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Center for Minority Veterans and will host a free 2015 Winter Veterans Resource & Job Fair.
“We should be doing all we can to support our veterans and active duty military personnel,” said Delegate Michael Futrell. “I am pleased to be a partner in bringing this much needed resource and jobs fair to Prince William County.”