Del. Brian Moran: Walk the Walk, Prioritize our Kids
In a response to Del. Scott Lingamfelter on the House floor today, Del. Brian Moran spoke in defense of HB1189, Alicia’s Law, which would increase funding for anti-child-exploitation law-enforcement efforts. Lingamfelter had questioned why protecting Virginia kids from sexual predators should be a budget priority.
If you’d like to check Del. Lingamfelter’s budget priorities, you can see a sampling of his budget amendment items here and here (scroll down). You can also click here for more information on the importance of Alicia’s Law.
UPDATE: The Washington Post’s Virginia Politics blog covers the exchange here.