Earlier today Delegate Mike Watson stood up on the House floor and explained why he he had wanted to run for office. He said it was with the hope that he would make a difference.
Well, today Delegate Watson was proudly able to tell the floor that his budget amendment was graciously included in the proposed budget. The additional funding he has requested will enable the Jefferson Lab free electron laser facility to buy additional equipment that will create upwards of 1,400 new jobs.
It's safe to say that Delegate Watson is aiming his emphasis this Session on creating jobs, growing the economy, and making a difference alongside the rest of the House GOP.
Delegate Mike Watson on his Budget Amendment