• Aird Speaks Out for Restoration of Rights at ‘Voices for the Vote’ Rally

    The Progress Index

    Sarah Vogelsong PETERSBURG — At a voter rights restoration rally on Pocahontas Island Saturday afternoon, supporters framed the enfranchisement of 206,000 felons as not just…

    Read More
  • Youngest woman delegate calls on Virginia State grads to take ‘rightful place’

    Richmond Times-Dispatch

    Michael Martz Eight years after graduating from Virginia State University, Del. Lashrecse D. Aird, D-Petersburg, urged the newest class of Trojans to join her as…

    Read More
  • Watch: Aird Speaks on Upbringing, Purpose and Civic Engagement

    OBDL

    Delegate Aird speaks on her upbringing, purpose, and the importance of civic engagement.   OB2L | Meet the Youngest Woman Ever Elected to the House…

    Read More
  • VSU Announces Lashrecse Aird 2016 Commencement Speaker

    Virginia State University

    Virginia General Assembly Delegate Lashrecse Aird, a 2008 graduate of Virginia State University, will deliver the keynote address at the 2016 Spring Commencement Convocation on…

    Read More
  • Aird Sworn in as Youngest Woman Ever Elected to House of Delegates

    The Progress Index

    Alexandra Trihias PETERSBURG — At 29-years-old, Del. Lashrecse Aird was the youngest woman ever elected to the House of Delegates when she was sworn in…

    Read More
  • Watch: Aird Appears on “This Week In Richmond” Broadcast

    This Week in Richmond

    Delegate Aird recently appeared on “This Week in Richmond” to discuss a wide range of topics. Watch below:

    Read More
  • Aird Highlights Independence of Millennial Voters

    Richmond Times-Dispatch

    Millennials in Virginia are not wedded to the two major political parties and those in the Richmond region are particularly independent, according to a survey…

    Read More
  • Lawmaker-elect Thanks Supporters

    The Progress Index

    The Thanksgiving season is the time of year that we acknowledge the blessings in our lives both seen and unseen. Let’s remember these blessings but…

    Read More
  • Primaries pick Democratic nominees in 3 local House races

    Richmond Times Dispatch

    Democrats Lamont Bagby, Lashrecse D. Aird and Del. Betsy B. Carr won their party’s nominations in the area’s three House of Delegates primary elections Tuesday.…

    Read More
  • Former aide beats out four others for delegate seat

    Progress Index

    PETERSBURG — Lashrecse Aird won the Democratic Primary on Tuesday night for the 63rd District House seat previously held by her former employer and mentor…

    Read More