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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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Prince William Democrats Run Diverse Candidate Pool in Delegate Primary

Prince William Democrats Run Diverse Candidate Pool in Delegate Primary

| June 12, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

Primary Day is Tuesday, and the Prince William Democrats are running a diverse group of candidates to challenge Republican incumbents in delegate seats in districts around the county.

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: It’s Time to Take Gerrymander Fight to the Ballot Box

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: It’s Time to Take Gerrymander Fight to the Ballot Box

| February 2, 2017 | 0 Comments | Community

“But whether the motivation is incumbent protection or partisan advantage, the result is the same. The people are cheated out of the right to be accurately represented.”

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Candidates Form Prince William Progressive Coalition for 2017

Candidates Form Prince William Progressive Coalition for 2017

| January 2, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

With state delegate electections scheduled for November of 2017, Lee Carter, Ken Boddye, Elizabeth Guzman and Mansimran Kahlon have already begun their campaigns by reaching out to neighbors, and talking to people about the changes they would like to see in Virginia’s General Assembly.

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Virginia House OKs Bill to Defund Planned Parenthood

Virginia House OKs Bill to Defund Planned Parenthood

| February 17, 2016 | 0 Comments | News

In a swipe at Planned Parenthood, the House on Tuesday passed a bill to prohibit the Virginia Department of Health from funding clinics that provide abortions except in the case of rape or incest or if the mother’s life is endangered.

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OpEd: Don Shaw Demonstrates Army Core Values

OpEd: Don Shaw Demonstrates Army Core Values

| October 13, 2015 | 0 Comments | Community

The upcoming election for Delegate in Virginia’s 13th district offers voters in Prince William County the opportunity to deliver to Richmond a new representative with unique qualifications and experiences.

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UPDATE: Prince William Office of Elections Releases List of Candidates for Local Elections

UPDATE: Prince William Office of Elections Releases List of Candidates for Local Elections

| March 6, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

The Prince William Office of Elections has released its list of candidates who have filed to run in various local elections.

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House Approves 2 Bills to Make College More Affordable

House Approves 2 Bills to Make College More Affordable

Two bills aimed at making college more affordable were approved unanimously Monday by the House Appropriations Committee.

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‘Tebow Bill’ Dies in Senate Education Panel

‘Tebow Bill’ Dies in Senate Education Panel

Home-schooled students in Virginia will have to wait until next year to see if they can participate in sports and other extracurricular activities at their local high school. That’s because the Senate Education and Health Committee killed the so-called “Tebow Bill.”

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McDonnell Praises Passage of ‘School Choice’ Bills

McDonnell Praises Passage of ‘School Choice’ Bills

Gov. Bob McDonnell has praised the House of Delegates for passing two bills aimed at promoting private-school scholarships for low-income and disabled students.

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