Bedford, VA - Rep. Bob Goodlatte received the Spirit of Enterprise Award from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Bedford Monday.
The award is given to leaders who have a 70% or greater favorable voting record on key votes to the business community. Goodlatte has a 92% voting record on such issues over his congressional career.
After the lunch meeting sponsored by the Bedford Area Chamber of Commerce, Goodlatte presented a check at the Peaks of Otter to the Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation. He's donating his pay raise to help pay for improvements to Abbott Lake.