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Retirement of Sen. Frank Wagner and Like may Affect Upcoming Elections

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A series of senior Virginian senator’s retirement have been witnessed by Americans, including that of State Sen. Frank Wagner from R-Virginia Beach. As per the declaration by Frank Wagner, having 28 years of experience in Virginia’s legislature will not run for the upcoming elections. Wagner is the third Republican legislator to go on retirement. Given…

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At Least 22 Dead in a Devastatingly Large Tornado in Alabama

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At least 22 people have been confirmed dead and many have been injured after a devastatingly large tornado hit a southeast Alabama community Sunday. Lee County Sheriff Jay Jones said at least 12 of the deaths occurred in an area about 5 to 6 miles south of the city of Opelika. He also said that…

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Gay couples

How Virginia Republicans Made Life Easier for Gay Couples

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One of the gay couples, Jay Timmons and Rick Olson, started looking for options to have a baby since the time they got married in 2008.  When the time was right, they found a surrogate in California who bore them two daughters, C.J, 9 and Ellie, 7. Timmons would have liked more children, as he…

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Trump Sued by Virginia & 15 States over National Emergency Declaration

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Trump declared a national emergency as a way to get funds for his US – Mexico border wall. Within hours of the declaration, lawmakers, independent groups and several US States started to fight back. So far Trump has received lawsuits from 16 states, including Virginia. US lawmakers have said that Trump’s national emergency declaration sets…

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West Virginia teachers

West Virginia Teachers Continue to Strike for 2nd Day

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West Virginia teachers are doing what they did almost a year ago when their strike launched a national “Red4Ed” movement. Unions have called for a state-wide walkout of all teachers on Tuesday to demonstrate what they call “complication over education legislation” which they view as lacking their input. Three unions — West Virginia Education Association,…

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justin fairfax

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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Justin Fairfax

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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