Monty and his wife, Pam, are raising their two daughters in our community.
As our Delegate, Monty passed legislation to protect seniors from fraud.
Monty will continue to fight for pre-K educational opportunities for all of Virginia's children.
Monty has worked across the aisle to protect seniors from fraud, develop training for new teachers and provide educational opportunities to veterans.
Monty Mason, a graduate himself, works with William and Mary students, faculty, and administration to help support the college and its students.
Senator Monty Mason
Senator Monty Mason serves the Peninsula's 1st Senate District, including parts of James City County, York County, the City of Hampton, the City of Suffolk, the City of Newport News and all of the City of Williamsburg. As our Senator he is focused on protecting seniors, serving our veterans, creating opportunities for small businesses and improving education for Virginia's children. He was named a "Legislative Hero" three years in a row by the League of Conservation Voters for his voting record to protect our environment. He also earned the "Solid as a Rock" award from the Virginia Education Association for his week to improve education in the Commonwealth.
The Stryker Center was at capacity Wednesday night, as over 200 area residents crowded in for a town hall meeting hosted by Delegate Mike Mullin and Sen. Monty Mason.
While the two Democratic representatives planned to share highlights from the General Assembly session, including information about Virginia’s $107 billion budget and new legislation passed, the topic of education loomed large with the constituency gathered in the room.
Today marks the 21st day of our 45 day General Assembly session. We are approaching “Crossover,” which is when the Senate and House must finish work on legislation originating from that body and then begin working on legislation that has passed from the other body. Here is some legislation to watch as it continues through the process.
The General Assembly session is in full swing and I'm enjoying my first few weeks as Senator of the 1st District! Here are a few highlights: