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.
On February 13, 2015, Del. Futrell took the floor of the Virginia House of Delegates to highlight a special moment in Black History and honor Dr. William Ferguson Reid. You can watch his speech here http://youtu.be/MBTvLEA_lhM
For Immediate Release: Feb. 6, 2015
VA House Puts Politics Over People
Kills Del. Futrell’s Bills to Extend Metro and Other Infrastructure Projects and Provide Health Insurance to Teachers, Could Have Saved State $40 Million Dollars
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.