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Sen. Tim Kaine: “For Gov. Youngkin…to trash the Department of Justice in that way,...

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Earlier today, Sen. Tim Kaine ripped into Gov. Glenn Youngkin for Youngkin's tweet yesterday morning, following the FBI search of Mar-a-Lago, which stated: "A stunning...

Gov. Northam’s Secretary of Education, Atif Qarni, Rips Gov. Youngkin For Talking About Forcing...

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I had a chance to chat earlier this afternoon with Gov. Ralph Northam's Secretary of Education, Atif Qarni. The two main topics we discussed...

Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star Editorial Board: Yesli Vega Offers “Arrogance, Ignorance, and an Iron Fist...

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From the DCCC: EDITORIAL BOARD: Vega Offers “Arrogance, Ignorance, and an Iron Fist for Anyone Who Disagrees” Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star editorial board slams Yesli Vega for her extreme...

President Biden Signs Into Law PACT Act, Including Spanberger’s Legislation to Demand VA Investigate...

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Great news, thanks to Democrats of course, from Rep. Abigail Spanberger (D-VA07);  President Biden Signs Into Law PACT Act, Including Spanberger’s Legislation to Demand VA...

Wednesday Virginia COVID-19 Stats: 10-Day New Cases at 33,022; Hospitalizations at 784 (Near Highest...

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See below for the latest COVID-19 statistics for Virginia, courtesy of the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) and the Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association (VHHA). As you...

Wednesday News: “U.S. Inflation Report for July Is Expected to Show Easing Prices”; “GOP...

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by Lowell Here are a few international, national and Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for Wednesday, August 10. "Donald Trump can release the warrant. He...

Organizations Advocating for Virginia LGBTQ+ Youth Respond to Hanover County School Board’s Proposed Restroom...

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From Equality Virginia and other organizations, including the Virginia ACLU, the Hanover NAACP, Side by Side VA and He She Ze. Organizations Advocating for Virginia...

Youngkin Apparently Wants To Inflict “trauma on a child by forcing teachers to out...

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Check out the latest from Glenn Youngkin. In several school districts in Virginia, teachers are strictly prohibited from informing parents of their kids’ sexual orientation...

Republican Jen Kiggans Changes Her Tune on Law and Order

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From the DCCC: Republican Jen Kiggans Changes Her Tune on Law and Order National Journal: “Republican incumbents appeared to become the party of ‘defund the police’...

What Is There To Hide? Governor Youngkin Is Sued For The Second Time For...

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From DPVA: What Is There To Hide? Governor Youngkin Is Sued For The Second Time For Refusing To Share “Tip Line” Emails Youngkin Administration Setting Precedent...

Virginia Republicans React to FBI Search of Mar-a-Lago *Exactly* as We’d Expect – Disgracefully,...

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Due to a major outage by our hosting service, Blue Virginia's been down all day. So...just catching up here, with some reactions to the...

Tuesday Virginia COVID-19 Stats: 10-Day New Cases at 29,812; Hospitalizations at 759 (Near Highest...

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See below for the latest COVID-19 statistics for Virginia, courtesy of the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) and the Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association (VHHA). As you...

Tuesday News: “Climate impacts have worsened vast range of human diseases”; “Biden begins his...

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by Lowell Here are a few international, national and Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for Tuesday, August 9. The FBI’s raid on Mar-a-Lago is an...

Virginians’ Reactions, From Smart/Informed (Barbara Comstock, Gene Rossi, etc.) to Completely Unhinged (Amanda Chase...

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See below for some reactions - from smart/informed to completely unhinged - so far from Virginians to the big news this evening: Former President Donald Trump said...

DPVA: “Today, Governor Youngkin’s Deputy Secretary for Public Safety used an anti-Semitic dog whistle”

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That's right - as the Democratic Party of Virginia explains, below, "Today, Governor Youngkin's Deputy Secretary for Public Safety used an anti-Semitic dog whistle....

CCAN: “With this ruling [by the State Corporation Commission], Virginia is poised to take...

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From the Chesapeake Climate Action Network (CCAN): CCAN Statement on SCC Ruling in Favor of Virginia Coastal Offshore Wind Project RICHMOND, VA: “With this ruling, Virginia is poised...

Supposed “Moderate” Glenn Youngkin Has Endorsed Numerous US House Candidates Who Push the 2020...

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The media loves pretending that Glenn Youngkin is some sort of "moderate," partly because they are too lazy to examine his statements, policy positions,...

Monday Virginia COVID-19 Stats: 10-Day New Cases at 27,042; Hospitalizations at 737 (Near Highest...

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See below for the latest COVID-19 statistics for Virginia, courtesy of the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) and the Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association (VHHA). As you...

New Questions for Far-Right Extremist, VA07 Republican Nominee Yesli Vega, Who Just Shared the...

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From DPVA: New Questions for Far-Right Extremist Yesli Vega VA Congressional Candidate Shares CPAC Stage With Christian Nationalists, Election Deniers, and Autocratic Dictator Richmond, VA – Yesli Vega,...

Monday News: “Landmark US climate bill clears Senate hurdle”; “Biden sure is racking up...

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by Lowell Here are a few international, national and Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for Monday, August 8. Attack on Ukraine nuclear plant ‘suicidal’,...

Senators Mark Warner, Tim Kaine Celebrate Passage of Inflation Reduction Act

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From Senators Mark Warner and Tim Kaine: STATEMENT OF U.S. SENS. MARK R. WARNER & TIM KAINE ~ On Senate passage of the Inflation Reduction Act...

Video: After All-Nighter, Last-Minute Snag on Inflation Reduction Act Sen. Warner Announces “The End...

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After an all-nighter in the U.S. Senate and a last-minute snag thanks to - yep, Sen. Kyrsten Sinema - see below for video of...

Sunday News: Senate Pulls “All-Nighter” as “Democrats Close In on Passing Climate, Tax Bill”;...

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by Lowell Here are a few international, national and Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for Sunday, August 7. My snack for the vote-a-rama this year...

Video: Insurrectionist/Extremist Rep. Ben Cline (R-VA06) Spews Out Lies at Far-Right CPAC Conference, Rants...

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Earlier this afternoon, insurrectionist and extremist Rep. Ben Cline (R-VA06) spoke at the far-right CPAC conference in Texas. See below for video of the...

ICYMI: Yesli Vega Appears on Same Stage with Far-Right, Anti-Semitic Dictator

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From DPVA: ICYMI: Yesli Vega Appears on Same Stage with Far-Right Dictator Vega, Orban Lay Out Dark Visions of America Richmond, VA – “This is a battle between...

Video: Rep. Elaine Luria (D-VA02) Releases Ad Highlighting Her Commitment to Gold Star Families

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From Rep. Elaine Luria (D-VA02)'s reelection campaign: Congresswoman Luria Releases Ad Highlighting Her Commitment to Gold Star Families “Gold Star” is the Congresswoman’s Fourth Ad of...

Saturday News: “China should not hold global concerns ‘hostage’”; “Go ahead, Democrats: Take credit...

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by Lowell Here are a few international, national and Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for Saturday, August 6. Study Underscores That Exposure to Air...

Friday Night Update from the ER in Arlington, VA: “The number of new COVID...

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Thanks as always to Mike Silverman, Chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine at the Virginia Hospital Center in Arlington, for these superb updates! Friday...

DCCC: “First [Yesli] Vega said it was less likely for victims of rape to...

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From the DCCC: NEW AUDIO: Yesli Vega Suggests Doctors Should Not Be Allowed to Save Pregnant Women’s Lives In newly reported audio, Vega questions whether it’s...

Friday Virginia COVID-19 Stats: 10-Day New Cases at 30,882; Hospitalizations at 834 (Near Highest...

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See below for the latest COVID-19 statistics for Virginia, courtesy of the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) and the Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association (VHHA). As you...