Delegate Lashrecse Aird (D-Petersburg)

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63: Counties of Chesterfield (part), Dinwiddie (part), and Prince George (part); Cities of Hopewell (part) and Petersburg [map]
Took Office
January 2016
Next Election
November 2017
Appropriations, General Laws, Health, Welfare and Institutions
Copatroning Habits
63% of bills she copatroned were introduced by Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of her bills, 59% of them are Democrats. Of all of the copatrons of all of the bills that she also copatroned, 59% of them are Democrats.
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Bills Passed
50% in 2016
Recent Mentions in the Media

Progress Index: State budget targets localities in fiscal distress

April 23, 2017
?It is important to have someone who can speak to first-hand experience dealing with issues of local government fiscal stress,? said Del. Lashrecse Aird, D-Petersburg, a member of the Appropriations Committee. ?This insight will be essential in forming ...

Progress Index: Why I endorse Del. Aird for re-election

April 9, 2017
Del. Lashrecse Aird, D-Petersburg, is a servant for the people. She is accessible, approachable, respectable and a woman of integrity. She served food to the poor and needy at McNair-Trueheart Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 622 quarterly ?Feed a ...and more »

Progress Index: Aird appointed to joint subcommittee on local government fiscal stress

April 20, 2017
RICHMOND ? Del. Lashrecse Aird was appointed to the Joint Subcommittee on Local Government Fiscal Stress on Tuesday, April 18. The Joint Subcommittee is tasked with reviewing causes of local fiscal stress and examining approaches to work with local ...

Progress Index: Businesswoman files to run against Aird

April 14, 2017
PETERSBURG ? A Petersburg businesswoman has announced a second run for the House of Delegates, facing off against incumbent Del. Lashrecse Aird for the second time. Gerry Rawlinson, a Petersburg resident and registered nurse who owns in-home ...

Progress Index: Jones House and Sheriff's Office put on 'Walk A Mile in Her Shoes' event

April 10, 2017
Jones House and Sheriff's Office put on 'Walk A Mile in Her Shoes' event?I think it brings some positivity,? said Virginia State Delegate Lashrecse Aird, D-63rd. ?Domestic violence is one of those issues that is not openly talked about easily. This allows anyone who has experienced that or anyone who has been the support ...and more »

These are all of the video clips of Lashrecse Aird’s remarks on the floor of the House since 2017. There are 6 video clips in all.


  • HB2150: Land preservation tax credit; per taxpayer limitation.
  • HB2151: Virginia Resources Authority.
  • HB2152: Charter; City of Hopewell; water renewal commission.
  • HB2322: Criminal Justice Services Board; citizen membership.
  • HB2323: Public employment; inquiries by state agencies and localities regarding criminal convictions.
  • HB2464: Petersburg, City of; amending charter, repeals or updates obsolete provisions, technical amendments.
  • HJ901: Commending Elizabeth Roberts.
  • HR282: Celebrating the life of Alvin W. Blaha.
  • HR283: Celebrating the life of Jack W. Gravely.
  • HR285: Commending the Rotary Club of Petersburg (Breakfast).
  • HR316: Commending the Dinwiddie Angels softball team.
  • HR317: Commending the Dinwiddie Darlings softball team.
  • HR319: Commending the Dinwiddie Nationals Coach Pitch All-Stars baseball team.
  • HR320: Celebrating the life of Robert Worthington Nunnally Smith, Sr.
  • HR325: Celebrating the life of Calvin H. Thigpen, Sr. M.D.
  • HB183: Hopewell, City of; charter, passage of emergency measures, Hopewell Water Renewal Commission.
  • HB184: Trooper Nathan-Michael W. Smith Memorial Bridge; designating as Rt. 301 bridge over Interstate 95.
  • HB646: Behavioral Health and Developmental Services, Commissioner of; duties and powers.
  • HB1182: Sheriffs; standard vehicle markings.
  • HB1216: Elections; absentee voting by persons age 65 or older.
  • HR32: Celebrating the life of Moses Malone.