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July Briskman

Virginia woman fired for leaving Trump & # 39; s motorcade while cycling wins her local election against an established Republican

  • July Briskman defeated the established Republican Suzanne Volpe, 5,586 to 4,721, for the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors, Algonkian District
  • Briskman won the election with 52 percent of the votes
  • She said on Twitter: & # 39; I look forward to representing my friends and neighbors in #Algonkian District who supported me today! & # 39;
  • The cyclist was on a bicycle tour in October 2017 and was photographed while making the gesture of Trump
  • Akima LLC fired the woman after she announced she was on the viral photo
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A Virginian cyclist who was fired after giving President Donald Trump's motorcade the middle finger has just won a seat on her district's supervisory board.

July Briskman defeated the established Republican Suzanne Volpe, 5,586 to 4,721, for the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors, Algonkian District.

With 99 percent of the votes reported Tuesday night by the Loudoun County Office of Elections, Briskman's unofficial return for Volpe showed with 52 percent of the votes.

July Briskman

Established Republican Suzanne Volpe
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Established Republican Suzanne Volpe

July Briskman defeated the established Republican Suzanne Volpe, 5586 to 4721, for the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors, Algonkian District.

Briskman was on a bike ride in October 2017 and was photographed while he was making Trump's gesture

Briskman was on a bike ride in October 2017 and was photographed while he was making Trump's gesture

Briskman was on a bike ride in October 2017 and was photographed while he was making Trump's gesture

Briskman said twitter after her victory was announced: & # 39; I look forward to representing my friends and neighbors in #Algonkian District who supported me today! So proud that we could # FlipLoudpun #FlipVA # LOCO219 thanks Loudoun! & # 39;

Among her goals, Briskman said she would increase transparency with the local government.

"We live in a great community and we deserve a board of supervisors who does more to support our schools, first responders, working women and families," said Briskman in her campaign. website. & # 39; That's why I'm running. & # 39;

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Briskman was on a bike ride in October 2017 and was photographed while he was making Trump's gesture.

Briskman said on Twitter after her victory was announced: “I'm looking forward to representing my friends and neighbors in #Algonkian District who supported me today! So proud that we could # FlipLoudpun #FlipVA # LOCO219 thanks Loudoun! & # 39;

Briskman said on Twitter after her victory was announced: “I'm looking forward to representing my friends and neighbors in #Algonkian District who supported me today! So proud that we could # FlipLoudpun #FlipVA # LOCO219 thanks Loudoun! & # 39;

Briskman said on Twitter after her victory was announced: “I'm looking forward to representing my friends and neighbors in #Algonkian District who supported me today! So proud that we could # FlipLoudpun #FlipVA # LOCO219 thanks Loudoun! & # 39;

She told her bosses at Akima LLC what happened after the photo went viral and was asked to leave her government job or be terminated.

She prosecuted and won a dismissal claim, but her unlawful termination lawsuit was rejected.

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Virginia Democrats have started the legislative and local elections and for the first time in more than two decades have taken full control of the state house.

Democrats won majorities in both the state house and the senate during Tuesday's legislative elections. This is the third consecutive election that Virginia Democrats have made significant gains since President Donald Trump's election.

Among her goals, Briskman said she would increase transparency with the local government

Among her goals, Briskman said she would increase transparency with the local government

Among her goals, Briskman said she would increase transparency with the local government

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