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RICHMOND BEAT: House Advances Bill to Allow Food Stamp Benefits at Certain Restaurants

RICHMOND BEAT: House Advances Bill to Allow Food Stamp Benefits at Certain Restaurants

| February 18, 2020 | 0 Comments | News

RICHMOND, Va. — House Bill 1410 passed the House Tuesday 54-41. The bill requires the Department of Social Services to participate in the Restaurant Meals Program (RMP) of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).

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RICHMOND BEAT: Bill Giving State’s Electoral Votes to Popular Vote Winner Passes House

RICHMOND BEAT: Bill Giving State’s Electoral Votes to Popular Vote Winner Passes House

| February 12, 2020 | 0 Comments | News

RICHMOND — Legislation seeking to guarantee the presidency to candidates who earn the popular vote in national elections passes House and progresses to Senate.

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 Del. Danica Roem Announces Route 28 ‘Centreville Road Corridor Improvement Study’

 Del. Danica Roem Announces Route 28 ‘Centreville Road Corridor Improvement Study’

| August 20, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Roem announced the start of the VDOT Centreville Road Corridor Improvement Study at a media conference held along Route 28 in the Yorkshire, Monday.

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Prince William Committee of 100 to Host Several Candidate Debates

Prince William Committee of 100 to Host Several Candidate Debates

| August 1, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

The Prince William Committee of 100, a non-partisan group, will hold several debates so that residents can learn more about candidates running in the 2019 local elections.

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Del. Lee Carter Wins Democratic Primary for Va 50th District

Del. Lee Carter Wins Democratic Primary for Va 50th District

| June 11, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Virginia’s 50th District Delegate incumbent, Lee Carter, won the Democratic nomination on June 11 against Manassas council member Mark. D. Wolfe.

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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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RICHMOND BEAT: Virginia Legislators Introduce Journalist Protections

RICHMOND BEAT: Virginia Legislators Introduce Journalist Protections

| January 16, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Two delegates, both former journalists, introduced legislation Monday to protect student journalists from censorship and shield reporters from having to disclose confidential sources.

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Gov. Northam Calls Special Session for General Assembly to Redraw House of Delegates Districts

Gov. Northam Calls Special Session for General Assembly to Redraw House of Delegates Districts

| August 21, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Governor Ralph Northam signed a proclamation, Monday, calling the members of the Virginia General Assembly into special session on August 30 for the purpose of redrawing districts of the Virginia House of Delegates.

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RICHMOND BEAT: Roem’s Proposal Would Boost Suicide Prevention Efforts in Virginia Schools

RICHMOND BEAT: Roem’s Proposal Would Boost Suicide Prevention Efforts in Virginia Schools

| February 1, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

While campaigning door to door, Del. Danica Roem met a constituent who had lost her only child to suicide. The mother had one request – make suicide prevention training available to all school employees.

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