Governor Northam Announces Budget Proposals to Combat Maternal and Infant Mortality, Reduce Racial Disparity
Governor Northam Announces Budget Proposals to Combat Maternal and Infant Mortality, Reduce Racial Disparity

December 9, 2019—Governor Ralph Northam announced his proposed budget will include approximately $22 million to combat maternal and infant mortality and reduce the racial disparity in Virginia’s maternal mortality rate. Proposed funding will dramatically expand Medicaid coverage for new moms, increase home visiting, and explore Medicaid reimbursement for Doula support services.

Read Full Story

News Releases

Public Events

Week in Review

Governor's Cabinet

Chief of Staff
Clark Mercer
Deputy Chief of Staff
Suzette Denslow
Chief Workforce Advisor to the Governor
Megan Healy, Ph.D.
Counsel to the Governor
Rita Davis
Chief Diversity Officer
Janice Underwood, Ph.D.
Virginia Values Veterans V3 Logo

The Virginia Values Veterans Program is a free training and certification program for employers to help them implement nationally recognized best practices in recruiting, hiring, and retaining highly-skilled and dependable Veterans.

Learn More >

Governor Northam on Twitter

Subscribe for Email Updates