Re-elect Sen. Hanger

Re-elect the right man for the state senate. Emmett Hanger is that man. As his legislative aide, I know he’s truly serving for the right reasons. With our state government mirroring Washington-like politics, it is important we have a person willing to stand up for what’s right and most practical, not what’s popular or party-line. …

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Mental Health in Virginia

May is Mental Health month in Virginia. We have come a long way in recognizing, responding to, and treating mental health issues in Virginia but there is more to be done and it takes the work of everyone. Mental Health America of Augusta, a chapter of Mental Health America of Virginia, is promoting the theme …

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Groundbreaking

  Nexus Services groundbreaking at Augusta County’s Mill Place Office Park Nexus to move corporate headquarters to Verona (News Leader)

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Child Care Legislation

Senator Hanger was successful in getting a new child care bill passed through the legislature this past session. The new law improves background checks for providers. VIRGINIA CAPITOL CONNECTIONS Spring 2015 Edition

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Why we support Emmett Hanger

Editorial in The News Virginian – March 20, 2015 The Rockingham County community has benefited greatly from the leadership provided by the current senator from the 24th Senate District, Emmett Hanger. Each of the undersigned strongly supports Sen. Hanger and endorses his candidacy for re-election in 2015. Sen. Hanger is a champion for local issues, listening …

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Senator Emmett Hanger has been named Virginia Academy of Family Physicians’ 2014 Legislator of the Year

Staunton- Senator Emmett Hanger (R-Augusta County) has been named Virginia Academy of Family Physicians' 2014 Legislator of the Year.

Staunton- Senator Emmett Hanger (R-Augusta County) has been named Virginia Academy of Family Physicians’ 2014 Legislator of the Year. VAFP held their annual meeting last month at the Homestead in Hot Springs and recognized Senator Hanger for his leadership and support of the practice of family medicine. Citing his years of work and experience, VAFP …

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2013 NAMI Virginia Outstanding Legislator Award

Richmond, Virginia – Every year the National Alliance on Mental Illness of Virginia honors a Virginia state legislator who displays exemplary leadership, advocacy, and support of the issues that affect people with mental illness and their families. We are thrilled to award this year’s honor to The Honorable Emmett Hanger who serves in the Virginia …

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