Friday News: Trump’s a Conspiracy Theory Nutjob; Says Racist Attacks “OK” Until...

Friday News: Trump’s a Conspiracy Theory Nutjob; Says Racist Attacks “OK” Until You Say You’re “Sorry”

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by Lowell

Here are a few national and Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for Friday, July 1. Also, check out the video (from Catherine Koebel Stromberg) of a protest outside Rep. Bob BADlatte’s office against gun violence and Bob’s utter refusal to act.

  • http://www.bluevirginia.us/ lowkell

    Video: Remember when Nancy Pelosi and Newt Gingrich joined forces to urge action on climate change? This ad was part of the “We Can Solve It” global warming ad campaign sponsored by former Vice President Al Gore’s Alliance for Climate Protection.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qi6n_-wB154

    • Quizzical

      Climate change should be the most important issue in the campaign, and it is disappointing that it doesn’t get more attention. Especially since Trump has such a weak position on it. If we get to the point where our coastal cities are getting flooded , all the perennial wedge issues won’t matter.

  • http://www.bluevirginia.us/ lowkell

    Video: Del. Marcus Simon (D-Falls Church) discusses ethics (or lack thereof) in Virginia

    (Del .Simon’s segment starts a bit after 33 minutes)

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E_Vxu3wj8RA