Loudoun GOP Censures Sen. Vogel For Medicaid Vote

Loudoun County Republican Committee has censured State Senator Jill Vogel for her vote to expand Medicaid. The Loudoun unit joins Culpeper County Republican Committee in passing a censure resolution, but unlike Culpeper stops short of calling for Vogel’s resignation.

Here is the full text of Loudoun’s resolution

Whereas, the Republican National Party Platform calls for the repeal of Obamacare and specifically states “We oppose government-run health care and seek to protect the liberty of American patients”; and

Whereas, the Loudoun County Republican Committee supports the National Republican Party Platform; and

Whereas, the Loudoun County Republican Committee passed a resolution against the Obamacare Medicaid Expansion in Virginia; and

Whereas, State Senator Jill Vogel represents a portion of Loudoun County and voted for the expansion of Medicaid; and

Resolved, the Loudoun County Republican Committee censures Senator Vogel on her vote to expand Obamacare; and

Resolved, that the Chairman of the Loudoun County Republican Committee shall cause copies of this resolution to be disseminated to all Republican members of the General Assembly, and to the media.