Delegate Nick Rush Elected as Majority Whip
On Sunday, the Virginia House Republican Caucus elected Delegate Nick Rush (R-Montgomery) as Majority Whip for the 2018-19 General Assembly. Majority Whip Rush will join the leadership team comprising of Speaker-designee Kirk Cox (R-Colonial Heights), Majority Leader Todd Gilbert (R-Shenandoah) and Caucus Chairman Tim Hugo (R-Fairfax).
“I deeply appreciate the confidence my colleagues have placed in me and I am eager to join the House Republican leadership team,” said Majority Whip Rush. “There is important work to do, and I am ready to get started. I believe that this new position will help me in achieving my mission to make the New River Valley a better place to live, work, raise a family and retire.”
The press release from the House Republican Caucus can be found here.
Delegate Nick Rush represents the 7th House District of Virginia, which covers Floyd County, Montgomery County (part), and Pulaski County (part). Delegate Rush serves on three committees: Privileges and Elections, Militia, Police and Public Safety and Appropriations. Delegate Rush and his family reside in Christiansburg.