Committees

Delegate Purkey’s
Committees and Commissions

*Chairman House Finance Committee

Chairman Nanotechnology Commission
- develops technology jobs and research

Chairman Transportation Alternative Bond Funding Program
- develops innovative bond instruments to fund new highway construction projects

*Vice Chairman Unemployment Trust Fund
- monitors solvency of Virginia’s Unemployment Trust Fund

*Member Southern States Energy Board
– addresses utility deregulation and other vital energy issues

*Member Virginia Workforce Development Commission

Member Government Strike Force
- promotes government efficiency/consolidation

Member Debt Analysis Commission
– monitors Virginia’s total indebtedness

Member Economic Development Commission
- brings industry to Virginia

Member Surplus Land Commission
- identifies all surplus land in Virginia and potentialalternative uses

“Private sector job creation is and has been my alternative to higher taxes.”

* current positions held