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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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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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Drug-ravaged West Virginia to Extend $10M for Border Wall Construction

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Lawmakers in West Virginia are willing to extend $10 million support for President Trump’s border wall cause. As per the explanation given by the lawmakers it is a major requisite for West Virginia as the sate suffers from drug trafficking along the US-Mexico border. House of GOP led by delegates announced recently that a bill…

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Caleb Hanna: Youngest Black Legislator to Win West Virginia House of Delegates

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The West Virginia House of Delegates gathered together to welcome the nation’s youngest black legislator Del. Caleb L. Hanna, who has set a record by being elected in November 2018 at the age of 19. “I always knew that I was not satisfied with the leadership I was getting within my own house district,” Hanna…

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2019 General Assembly Session: Lawmakers to work on Multiple Key Issues

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On January 9, the State lawmakers assembled at the Virginia Assembly House around noon, marking the first day of the 2019 General Assembly Session. All 140 representatives from the Commonwealth convened in Richmond to begin work on their legislative priorities. The lawmakers this year are expected to decide multiple key issues, including education spending, a…

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Virginia Court Chastises Politician for Blocking Critic on Facebook, Calls it Unconstitutional

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A Virginia federal appeals court recently passed a rule that seemed quite unusual to the politicians and even some lower courts. It reportedly ruled that politicians cannot block critics on social media networks. On Monday, the 4th US Circuit Court of Appeals said that a Virginian politician, Phyllis Randall violated the constitution by blocking an…

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