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Virginia Delegate Postpones Plan to Put Impeachment against Justin Fairfax

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Virginia lieutenant governor Justin Fairfax has been accused by two women of sexual assault. He has been put ‘on leave’ by his law firm and several prominent Democrats have called on him to resign. Fairfax is defending himself, although he has agreed to take a leave of absence, it may be the end of his…

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Democrat Justin Fairfax in the Middle of a Storm with 2 Sex Scandals Hounding his Campaign

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The Virginia sex scandal is growing bigger and murkier by the day. After a college teacher accused Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax of sexual assault, another woman, Meredith Watson, 39, has alleged that the Democrat had sexually assaulted her almost two decades ago while they were both studying at Duke University. Amidst mounting tensions and…

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Virginia Democratic Party Considers Justin Fairfax Sexual Assault Allegation of ‘Profound Gravity’

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Justin Fairfax

Virginian politics has recently been going through turbulent times. After political observations acquired the stance on Democratic governor picture with another person, one dressed in Ku Klux Klan garb and the other in blackface on medical school yearbook page, Virginia was shocked with sexual assault charges levied on lieutenant governor, Justin Fairfax. Though Democrats were…

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Virginia’s Late-term Abortions Bill Turns into a Political Issue

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On Wednesday, a debate on a late-term abortions bill in Virginia – favored by Democrats – turned into a key political issue, with President Donald Trump also being involved. The bill presented by the Democrats, sought to amend current abortions law, by allowing late-term abortions at any point during the pregnancy if the mother’s physical…

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What Does Virginia House $750 Million Amazon Subsidy Mean?

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Most debates in the history would have lasted longer, but the Virginia House spent just nine minutes before voting to give Amazon up to $750 million in subsidy over 15 years. The amount has been subvented for company’s planned headquarters facility in Arlington. The House sent the bill to Gov. Ralph Northam (D), who has…

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Sen. Amanda Chase Raises Eyebrows for Openly Carrying Gun on Senate Floor

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Despite, the prevalent gun culture in the State of Virginia, when Sen. Amanda Chase, a Republican freshman seeking reelection this year, raised eyebrows by openly carrying a gun strapped to her hip on the Senate floor. Gun rules have been lenient in Mr. Jefferson’s Capitol. It has been observed that even visitors are allowed to…

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Virginia Uranium Case’s Fate to be Decided by the US Supreme Court

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Virginia Uranium Case

Coles hill, a Federal-style manor built in around 1817, presides over the largest untapped deposit of uranium in the United States. On Monday, the US Supreme Court will decide whether members of Coles family, who have worked on the land for more than 200 years, can now dig up to find what’s underneath. In 1980s,…

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Statistical ties between Rep. Brat and Democrat Spanberger in Virginia’s 7th District, poll reveals

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As the race in the onetime GOP stronghold is in its final week, Republican Dave Brat (R) and Democrat Abigail Spanberger are on a statistical tie in Virginia’s 7th Congressional District, according to a survey released by the Wason Center for Public Policy at Christopher Newport University on Monday. The poll revealed that 45 percent…

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Virginia- Virginia Tech Basketball Rivalry, Rankings won’t matter

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Sports, like anything else is marked with a string of rivalry especially in major tournaments and high-profiled competitions. The emerging world of sports continually leave traces of such rivalries – many of which are healthy rivalries. In rare occasions, there are cases of below-the-par exhibition of rivalry and this is pertinent in all sport across…

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