Tag: Ralph Northam

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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RICHMOND BEAT: Legislation Requires Dominion Energy to Remove Coal Ash

RICHMOND BEAT: Legislation Requires Dominion Energy to Remove Coal Ash

| March 22, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

The legislation seeks to clean up coal ash sites in the city of Chesapeake and in Prince William, Chesterfield and Fluvanna counties.

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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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Many Dems Call for Gov. Northam’s Resignation

Many Dems Call for Gov. Northam’s Resignation

| February 2, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Many are calling upon Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam- D to resign, including those of his own party, after a racist photo from his yearbook surfaced on Friday.

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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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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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Governor Signs Virginia School ‘Lunch Shaming’ Bill into Law

Governor Signs Virginia School ‘Lunch Shaming’ Bill into Law

| June 11, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Monday, Gov. Ralph Northam signed House Bill 50 into law; it prohibits schools from shaming students for falling behind on their lunch debt.

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Virginia Governor Declares State of Emergency

Virginia Governor Declares State of Emergency

| March 2, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Governor Ralph Northam declared a state of emergency Friday afternoon to address the effects of the severe weather impacting communities across the Commonwealth.

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