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Monday News: Sexual Predator-in-Chief Endorses Alabama Sexual Predator; “Billy Bush: Yes, Donald Trump, You Said That”


by Lowell

Here are a few national and Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for Monday, December 4.

  • Possible 2018 VA GOP U.S. Senate candidate EW Jackson leaps to Flynn’s, Trump’s defense. Because…of course he does!


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    interesting women’s monument story, coincidentally debuting in a year marked by the Women’s March and many of the Virginia House races, with 2018 still to come. “It will be the first monument to women’s achievements on state capitol grounds anywhere in the United States.” Maggie L. Walker and Martha Washington are among them. https://wtop.com/virginia/2017/12/monument-honors-va-womens-achievements/

  • Governor-elect Northam Announces Inaugural Committee Leadership

    Richmond— In case you missed it, last week Governor-elect Ralph Northam announced the inaugural co-chairs and senior staff of the 2018 Inaugural Committee.

    “Virginians have spoken very clearly about the kind of Commonwealth they want going forward,” said Governor-elect Ralph Northam. “Our Inaugural Committee will reflect that with a celebration that unifies us and launches an exciting new era of progress for all Virginians.”

    The 2018 Inaugural Committee will release further details on the inauguration in the coming weeks.

    Inaugural Committee Co-Chairs

    Mark T. Bowles
    Executive Vice President, McGuireWoods Consulting; Partner, McGuireWoods, LLP
    Goochland, VA

    W. Heywood Fralin
    Chairman, Medical Facilities of America
    Roanoke, VA

    Claus Ihlemann
    President, Decorum of Virginia
    Virginia Beach, VA

    Mona Malik Baig
    Peaceful Families Project
    Great Falls, VA

    Wendy Marquez
    President, Onyx Films
    McLean, VA

    Erin Matson
    Arlington, VA

    Gil Minor
    Chairman Emeritus, Owens & Minor
    Richmond, VA

    Shekar Narasimhan
    Inaugural Committee Treasurer

    Karen Schaufeld
    Leesburg, VA

    Tom Slater
    Attorney, Hunton & Williams
    Henrico, VA

    Bruce L. Thompson
    CEO, Gold Key | PHR
    Virginia Beach, VA

    Warren M. Thompson
    President & Chairman, Thompson Hospitality
    Vienna, VA

    Allison Weinstein
    Co-President and CEO, Weinstein Properties
    Henrico, VA

    Senior Staff

    Amanda Howe
    Executive Director

    Lesley Shinbaum
    Deputy Executive Director

    Kellyn Sloan
    Deputy Executive Director

    Gabrielle Quintana Greenfield
    Senior Advisor

    Brittany Anderson Whitley
    Director of Events

    Tristen Pegram
    Senior Event Lead

    Jenny Glass
    Guest Experience-Ticketing Director

    Semedrian Smith
    Political Director

    Ofirah Yheskel
    Press Secretary

  • Expect a TON of these types of ads in 2018 against Republicans like Barbara Comstock who voted for the GOP tax monstrosity.


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