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Corey Stewart Announces ‘Vicious, Ruthless Campaign’ for Senate

Corey Stewart Announces ‘Vicious, Ruthless Campaign’ for Senate

| July 13, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

Corey Stewart announced his run for senate, July 13, at his Prince William home, saying “I’m going to run the most vicious, ruthless campaign against Tim Kaine.”

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Prince William Republicans Hold onto Gen. Assembly Seats

Prince William Republicans Hold onto Gen. Assembly Seats

| November 4, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

In Prince William County, most Republicans were able to retain most of their seats in the Virginia General Assembly.

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WaPo Endorses Qarni for Senate

WaPo Endorses Qarni for Senate

| May 26, 2015 | 0 Comments | Community

The Washington Post announced its endorsement of Atif Qarni in the race for the 29th Senate District Democratic nomination.

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‘Tebow Bill’ Passes; Home-Schooled Students Can Participate in Extracurricular Activities

‘Tebow Bill’ Passes; Home-Schooled Students Can Participate in Extracurricular Activities

| February 18, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

RICHMOND – The Senate passed a bill on Tuesday that would allow home-schooled students to participate in extracurricular activities such as sports, debate and band at their local public school.

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Manassas Mayor Hal Parrish Announces Run for State Senate, 29th District

Manassas Mayor Hal Parrish Announces Run for State Senate, 29th District

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Manassas Mayor Hal Parrish announced his campaign for Virginia’s 29th State Senate District in an online video posted to his website, Thursday.

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Senate Committee Kills Minimum Wage Hike in Virginia

Senate Committee Kills Minimum Wage Hike in Virginia

Voting along party lines, the Senate Commerce and Labor Committee on Monday killed a bill to raise Virginia’s minimum wage to $8 an hour and then gradually to $10.10 an hour.

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Warner Wins by Narrow Margin; Gillespie Calls for Recount

Warner Wins by Narrow Margin; Gillespie Calls for Recount

| November 5, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Democrat Mark Warner has declared himself the winner of the almost too-close to call Senate race in Virginia, but Republican Ed Gillespie has not yet conceded.

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Senate Passes Transportation Bill

Senate Passes Transportation Bill

| February 24, 2013 | 0 Comments | Richmond Beat

A divided Virginia Senate on Saturday passed Gov. Bob McDonnell’s signature issue of the 2013 legislative session – a bill to overhaul the state’s system for funding transportation.

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Texting While Driving Bill Moves Foward

Texting While Driving Bill Moves Foward

The day after bills to crack down on texting while driving passed in both the House and Senate, a bipartisan coalition of legislators came together to urge their colleagues to complete the process of turning the measures into law.

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House Fails to Pass Smoking in Cars with Kids Law

House Fails to Pass Smoking in Cars with Kids Law

A Senate bill that would have banned smoking in cars carrying children under age 15 was tabled Friday by a House committee.

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