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RICHMOND BEAT: Prince William Delegate Delivers Spanish-language State of the Union Response

RICHMOND BEAT: Prince William Delegate Delivers Spanish-language State of the Union Response

| January 31, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

One of Virginia’s first Latina lawmakers delivered the Democrats’ Spanish-language response to President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address on Tuesday, saying he “has pushed a dark and extremist agenda that damages our national values and endangers national security.”

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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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Former Candidate for Governor Tom Perriello Endorses Ryan Sawyers For Congress 

Former Candidate for Governor Tom Perriello Endorses Ryan Sawyers For Congress 

| January 10, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Perriello: ‘Ryan Sawyers has been a great public servant and will be a powerful progressive voice in Congress.’

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Del. Carter Files Bills to Reform Virginia’s Worker’s Compensation Policies

Del. Carter Files Bills to Reform Virginia’s Worker’s Compensation Policies

| January 9, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Delegate-Elect Lee Carter (D-50) made good on his campaign promise, focusing his first three bills for the 2018 legislative session on reforming the Virginia Worker’s Compensation system.

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Manassas/Bristow Delegate Fights to Keep Corporate Money Out of Virginia Politics

Manassas/Bristow Delegate Fights to Keep Corporate Money Out of Virginia Politics

| January 4, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Manassas/Bristow Delegate-elect Lee Carter (D-50th) wants to decrease the influence of corporate money in Virginia politics, so that state-run government better works for the people.

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UPDATED: Carter Beats Miller in 50th District

UPDATED: Carter Beats Miller in 50th District

| November 7, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

Democrat Lee Carter, beat incumbent Republican Jackson Miller in the Virginia 50th District House of Delegates race, Nov. 7, 2017.

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OPINION: When Trenum Was Called to Serve, Herring Was Missing In Action

OPINION: When Trenum Was Called to Serve, Herring Was Missing In Action

| November 5, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

On the Prince William County School Board, we have seen what it looks like to have an elected official more interested in partisan activism than the duties of the office. We have also seen the impact of Attorney General Mark Herring putting partisanship ahead of his duties.

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School Board Chairman Proposes Renaming Stonewall Jackson Schools

School Board Chairman Proposes Renaming Stonewall Jackson Schools

| August 16, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County School Board Chairman Ryan Sawyers announced his proposal to rename Stonewall Jackson High School and Stonewall Jackson Middle School in Manassas after the fallen heroes at Charlottesville.

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Kaine Says President Trump’s Budget Would Hurt Virginia Families, Businesses

Kaine Says President Trump’s Budget Would Hurt Virginia Families, Businesses

| May 23, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine (D-Va), a member of the Senate Budget Committee, shared statements that demonstrate his opposition towards President Trump’s FY2018 budget.

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Voters Elect Jacqueline Smith as Prince William’s Clerk of Court

Voters Elect Jacqueline Smith as Prince William’s Clerk of Court

| April 18, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

Jacqueline C. Smith won Tuesday’s special election and will go on to become Prince William County’s next Clerk of the Court.

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