Tag: Capital News Service

Huge Crowd Fills D.C. in ‘March for Our Lives’

Huge Crowd Fills D.C. in ‘March for Our Lives’

| March 25, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Hundreds of thousands of people from around the country rallied in Washington, D.C. to send a single message to lawmakers: enough is enough.

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RICHMOND BEAT: Propelled by #MeToo, Groups Seek to Remove ‘Tampon Tax’

RICHMOND BEAT: Propelled by #MeToo, Groups Seek to Remove ‘Tampon Tax’

| January 29, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

With momentum from the #MeToo movement, several women’s rights groups are supporting legislative calls to remove the sales tax on feminine hygiene products.

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RICHMOND BEAT: Meet the Democratic Socialist Who Ousted a Top Republican from the House

RICHMOND BEAT: Meet the Democratic Socialist Who Ousted a Top Republican from the House

| January 25, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

In 2015, Lee J. Carter, an information technology specialist from Manassas, was shocked by 245 volts during a work assignment in Peoria, Illinois, when an electrician had incorrectly wired a panel.

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RICHMOND BEAT: Bill Would End ‘Winner Take All’ Electoral Vote System

RICHMOND BEAT: Bill Would End ‘Winner Take All’ Electoral Vote System

| January 25, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

A bill to end Virginia’s “winner take all” system of awarding Electoral College votes was approved by a House subcommittee Tuesday.

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RICHMOND BEAT: Virginia Lawmakers Make Anniversary of Roe v. Wade ‘Day of Tears’

RICHMOND BEAT: Virginia Lawmakers Make Anniversary of Roe v. Wade ‘Day of Tears’

| January 19, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

The Virginia General Assembly passed a resolution, Wednesday, to hold a “Day of Tears,” Jan. 22, to commemorate the lives lost through abortion.

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