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Election Day News: “Mass Shootings Don’t Have to Be Inevitable”; “Trump, Gillespie and the Same Old Party”; VOTE!


by Lowell

Here are a few national and Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for Tuesday, November 7 — Election Day 2017. Make sure you vote Democratic up and down the ballot and send Trump a message he can hear all the way over in East Asia!

  • A_Siegel

    Pretty horrfiying item yesterday: Amid all the Republican insanity/immorality/callousness about the church shooting (such as the comment that it wasn’t as bad as Hitler, after all: ), Ed Gillespie – -essentially in the same breath — told us to pray for them and then bragged about his A rating from the NRA: https://twitter.com/A_Siegel/status/927740982052966400

    “let me say that my fellow Virginians are upset, distraught by what we’ve seen — the news reports coming out of Texas — we are praying for the victims and their families, and it’s stomach-turning, it’s heartbreaking. Obviously, in all elections, the Second Amendment is an issue. I am a defender of our Second Amendment rights, I do have the support of the NRA,”