Tag: Ralph Northam

Gov. Northam Declares State of Emergency

Gov. Northam Declares State of Emergency

| March 12, 2020 | 0 Comments | News

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today declared a state of emergency in the Commonwealth of Virginia in response to the continued spread of novel coronavirus, or COVID-19.

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RICHMOND BEAT: Hundreds of LGBTQ Advocates Lobby Lawmakers for Protections

RICHMOND BEAT: Hundreds of LGBTQ Advocates Lobby Lawmakers for Protections

| February 6, 2020 | 0 Comments | News

The day after hundreds lobbied lawmakers on behalf of LGBTQ rights during Equality Virginia’s Day of Action, two significant bills advanced in the General Assembly to further protections for the state’s LGBTQ residents.

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Gov. Northam Proposes $1.2 Billion Investment in K-12 Education

Gov. Northam Proposes $1.2 Billion Investment in K-12 Education

| December 16, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education, News

The student-first plan increases ‘at-risk add-on’ by more than 50 percent to support educationally at-risk students, raises teacher pay, takes steps to close the achievement gap.

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Gov. Northam Announces 105 New Jobs for City of Manassas

Gov. Northam Announces 105 New Jobs for City of Manassas

| September 18, 2019 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

High Purity Systems, Inc. to invest approximately $8.5 million to expand manufacturing operations in the City of Manassas.

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Gov. Northam Declares ‘State of Emergency’ Ahead of Hurricane Dorian

Gov. Northam Declares ‘State of Emergency’ Ahead of Hurricane Dorian

| September 3, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Governor Ralph Northam declared a state of emergency, Monday, in advance of Hurricane Dorian’s effects on southeastern Virginia, anticipated to begin Thursday.

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Prince William Representatives Respond to Adjournment of Va Special Gun Control Session

Prince William Representatives Respond to Adjournment of Va Special Gun Control Session

| July 10, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

The Republicans who control the Virginia General Assembly adjourned the special session to discuss gun control, Tuesday, without voting on any of the proposed bills or amendments.

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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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Gov. Northam to Call Va Gen. Assembly to Special Session to Address Gun Violence

Gov. Northam to Call Va Gen. Assembly to Special Session to Address Gun Violence

| June 4, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

“I will be asking for votes and laws, not thoughts and prayers.”

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