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At Crossover, Activists Celebrate as Progressive Policy Victories Sail Through Both...

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From Progress VA: At Crossover, Activists Celebrate as Progressive Policy Victories Sail Through Both Chambers  Richmond, Virginia—At crossover, it is clear that the hard work progressive...

Virginia House of Delegates Removes Barriers to Voting

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From the VA House Democratic Caucus: Virginia House of Delegates Removes Barriers to Voting RICHMOND - The new Democratic majority in the House of Delegates has...

Every Single Virginia Republican Member of Congress Votes AGAINST Voting Rights;...

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For the record, every single Virginia Republican member of the U.S. House voted today against voting rights, while every Democrat of course voted FOR...

My Time in Jail–Registering Voters!

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Edited with permission from a post on the Liberal Women of Chesterfield County Facebook page - Cindy I went to jail today. No, this was...

Terry McAuliffe Is Claiming Commonwealth’s Attorneys Signed an Amici Curiae Brief...

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Former Gov. Terry McAuliffe, while gearing up for a possible 2020 presidential run, has also been tying up some loose ends from his four...

Virginia Republicans Allow Minor Tweak to Voting Laws While Killing FAR...

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Just to remind everyone that even though SB1026 was allowed through by Republicans (see Senate Dems' press release, below) - probably because it's not a huge...

Governor Northam Announces Legislative Proposals to Protect Voting Rights and Reform...

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From Gov. Ralph Northam's office: Governor Northam Announces Legislative Proposals to Protect Voting Rights and Reform Campaign Finance Laws  ~ Proposals include no-excuse absentee voting, repeal...

Midterms Matter. Trumpism Cannot Withstand High Turnout

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By Gary Broderick; article originally appeared in RVA Magazine Progressive yard signs are visible throughout my neighborhood of Church Hill, declaring “Black Lives Matter” and...

Election Protection Hotline Open For Virginia Voting Questions

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From Progress Virginia: Election Protection Hotline Open For Virginia Voting Questions Toll-Free Hotline (866-OUR-VOTE) Available Now; Providing Assistance through Election Day Virginia—Election Protection, the nation’s largest nonpartisan voter protection...

Virginia Republicans Yet Again Ignore Plain Language of Constitution, Fight to...

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Sadly, the party of voter suppression and disenfranchisement - that would be the Virginia GOP, formerly the "Party of Lincoln" but now the "Party...