July 21, 2020 News & Press Releases

Virginia Democrats to host press call on school reopenings and Trump’s failure to keep students and educators safe

by Democratic Party of Virginia


RICHMOND, VA — Following the release of Joe Biden’s plan to build a robust 21st century caregiving and education workforce, DPVA will host a press call highlighting Donald Trump’s failure to stand up for students and educators. Speakers will discuss what safe school reopenings could look like in the Commonwealth, share insights from educators on the ground, and discuss the Trump administration’s failure to take science and safety into account when looking to reopen the economy. 

Participants include: 

  • Dr. James Fedderman,  President-Elect, Virginia Education Association; Choral music teacher, Accomack public schools
  • Delegate Schuyler VanValkenburg, representing Virginia’s 72nd District, public school teacher
  • Supervisor Dalia Palchik, Fairfax County; Chair of the Health and Human Services Committee, and Vice Chair of the Audit Committee.

Date: Wednesday, July 22nd

Time: 1:30 PM

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