Home 2019 Elections Video: Parisa Dehghani-Tafti Sworn In as New Commonwealth’s Attorney For Arlington and...

Video: Parisa Dehghani-Tafti Sworn In as New Commonwealth’s Attorney For Arlington and City of Falls Church

609
0

by Cindy

A standing-room only crowd gathered in the Arlington Government Building today at 4pm, to watch Arlington Clerk of the Court, Paul Ferguson, give the oath of office to Parisa Dehghani-Tafti, swearing her in as the next Commonwealth’s Attorney for Arlington County and the City of Falls Church.

Among those attending were: Judges O’Brien, Lopez, Rucker, Varoutsos, and Kendrick; Delegates Mark Levine and Patrick Hope; County Board members Katie Cristol, Libby Garvey and Matt DeFerranti; Treasurer Carla de la Pava; Commissioner of the Revenue Ingrid Morroy; School Board members Monique O’Grady and Nancy Van Doren; Sheriff Beth Arthur; and Chief Public Defender Brad Haywood.

In addition to swearing in Parisa, the clerk also signed in her new Chief Deputy Commonwealth’s Attorney, Cari Steele; Deputy Commonwealth’s Attorneys Liz Tuomey, Mike Chick, Lisa Wilson; and Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorneys Frank Webb, Abhi Mehta, Amelia Nemitz, Melanie Wright, Brandon Sloane, Katy Milane, Lindsay Brooker, and Josh Katcher.

Previous articleSen. Kaine Bill to Raise Tobacco Age to 21 Included in Government Funding Deal
Next articleTuesday News: “We Need a Massive Climate War Effort—Now”; “Has Narendra Modi Finally Gone Too Far?”; “How far can the House go to stop a sham trial?”; “Nixon was bad. Trump is much worse.”; “It’s time for home rule in Virginia”