Greason Named Chairman of House Appropriations Subcommittee

Del. Tag Greason (R-32), who represents the Ashburn area in the General Assembly, has been named chairman of the House Appropriations General Government and Capital Outlay Subcommittee.

House Appropriations Committee Chairman Del. Chris Jones (R-76) announced the appointment Tuesday.

“As an Appropriations Subcommittee Chairman, I will strive to re-enforce the belief that elected officials can, and should be good stewards of our taxpayer’s dollars,” Greason stated in a press release. “We will need to continue to invest in critical areas such as education and transportation, but must always remember our constitutional requirement to balance the Commonwealth’s budget.”

Greason also serves on the House Education and General Laws committees, and he is chairman of the Subcommittee on Education Reform. He is starting his fourth term.

The General Assembly’s 2016 session begins Jan. 13.