Sen. Whipple to Receive Virginia Legacy Award

On Thursday, February 16, please join The Commonwealth Institute in honoring Senator Mary Margaret Whipple as she receives the Virginia Legacy Award.


Senator Whipple has been a champion for quality education, a safe environment, affordable housing, and fiscally sound budget policies to sustain those investments. She broke new ground in Virginia politics by being the first woman to hold a leadership position in the Virginia General Assembly.


Senator Whipple’s legacy is both an inspiration and a call to action. To register, visit