Amy Laufer


Amy Laufer

Amy is founder of Virginia's List, a former teacher, Charlottesville City School Board member since 2011.

Amy Laufer served on the Charlottesville City School Board for seven years. She is the founder of Virginia's List, an organization that supports Democratic women running for state office. Amy is a former middle school teacher and Peace Corps volunteer.

Amy, on the issues:

➔ Healthcare +

  • Abolish the work mandate to receive Medicaid Expand broadband access to increase opportunities for telemedicine
  • Address the opioid crisis
  • Fully fund needle exchange programs and provide Narcan free of charge to first responders and schoo
  • ➔ Education +

  • Universal preschool
  • Raising teacher pay
  • Increasing technological training, including certification programs, in our high schools
  • Ensuring special education is well-funded and effective
  • More technology — and better technology
  • ➔ Human Rights +

  • The Equal Rights Amendment, to guarantee equal pay for equal work
  • Reforming our criminal justice system
  • Decreasing mass incarceration
  • Helping former prisoners transition back into society
  • Establishing automatic voting rights restoration for former felons
  • ➔ Energy +

  • Support the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) pact to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 30% by 2030
  • Expand the green economy
  • Change the law, so that citizens can sell their solar energy back to the grid unimpeded
  • Encourage
  • Learn more on Amy's website issues page.




    Amy Laufer

    SD-17 Profile

    Spotsylvania Co, Orange Co, Albemarle Co, Louisa Co, Fredericksburg City, Culpeper Co

    SD-17 Voting Trend

    Democratic candidates' election percentages.

    2018: Kaine received 52% of the vote.
    2017: Northam received 49% of the vote.
    2016: Clinton received 44% of the vote.
    2015 (SD) Dem lost w. 38%

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