Elaine Luria will assume the Second District House of Representatives seat which covers the Eastern Shore today. Luria defeated incumbent Scott Taylor in November.

Luria recently toured the Eastern Shore meeting with local and state officials discussing issues of importance here including the importance of the poultry industry to the Shore’s economy,  issues concerning the Chesapeake Bay, agriculture, aquaculture and others. She then toured the Wallops Flight Facility and learned of the importance of Wallops to the nation’s space efforts and its defense.