Tag: Gov. Ralph Northam

Gov. Northam Applauds SCOTUS Ruling on Racial Gerrymandering in Virginia

Gov. Northam Applauds SCOTUS Ruling on Racial Gerrymandering in Virginia

| June 17, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Today the United States Supreme Court dismissed the Virginia House of Delegates’ appeal in Virginia House of Delegates v. Bethune-Hill.

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RICHMOND BEAT: Governor’s Amendment Would Ban Phone Use While Driving in Va

RICHMOND BEAT: Governor’s Amendment Would Ban Phone Use While Driving in Va

| March 27, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Drivers in Virginia would face penalties for using a phone behind the wheel under legislation that Gov. Ralph Northam has amended and sent to the General Assembly for approval.

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Gov. Northam Won’t Resign; Said He Did Not Appear in Racist Photo

Gov. Northam Won’t Resign; Said He Did Not Appear in Racist Photo

| February 2, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Gov. Ralph Northam-D of Virginia says he will not be resigning his post, and stated that he was neither the person in the KKK mask nor the person in blackface pictured in his 1984 medical school yearbook. He said it was “clearly racist and offensive” and he would not excuse the content of the photo. […]

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RICHMOND BEAT: Republicans, Democrats Clash Over ‘Disturbing’ Abortion Bill

RICHMOND BEAT: Republicans, Democrats Clash Over ‘Disturbing’ Abortion Bill

| January 31, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Virginia Republicans voiced outrage Thursday to a failed proposal by Democrats that would have expanded abortion rights — even moments before birth — as one GOP legislator shed tears and another called the proposal “extremely disturbing.”

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Governor Northam Announces Budget Proposals to Invest in K-12 Teachers, At-Risk Students

Governor Northam Announces Budget Proposals to Invest in K-12 Teachers, At-Risk Students

| December 11, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education, News

Governor’s proposed budget to feature increased teacher salaries, deposit to Literary Fund, and additional flexible funding

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Virginia Gov. Welcomes Amazon Headquarters, 25,000 New High-Paying Jobs

Virginia Gov. Welcomes Amazon Headquarters, 25,000 New High-Paying Jobs

| November 13, 2018 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Amazon’s headquarters will be housed in a collection of new and renovated buildings located in National Landing, which includes portions of Pentagon City, Crystal City in Arlington and Potomac Yard in Alexandria.

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Pres. Approves Virginia’s Request for Federal Disaster Declaration

Pres. Approves Virginia’s Request for Federal Disaster Declaration

| September 11, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Request allows FEMA to mobilize assistance

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Autonomous Flight Company to Bring 135 New Jobs to City of Manassas

Autonomous Flight Company to Bring 135 New Jobs to City of Manassas

| July 26, 2018 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Governor Ralph Northam announced today that Aurora Flight Sciences, a pioneer in unmanned aircraft and autonomous flight, will invest more than $13.75 million to expand its operation in the City of Manassas.

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