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RICHMOND BEAT: Sen. Panel Votes to Ban ‘Lunch Shaming” in Virginia

RICHMOND BEAT: Sen. Panel Votes to Ban ‘Lunch Shaming” in Virginia

| February 25, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

RICHMOND – A Senate committee Thursday unanimously approved a bill to prohibit “lunch shaming” – the practice of singling out students who owe the school cafeteria money or cannot pay for their lunch.

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RICHMOND BEAT: Proposals Seek to Spur Growth in Va Distillery Industry

RICHMOND BEAT: Proposals Seek to Spur Growth in Va Distillery Industry

| February 13, 2018 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Virginia distillers ​may soon be toasting the General Assembly after the Senate passed a bill to let ​liquor manufacturers keep more of the money from selling their spirits in tasting rooms.

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RICHMOND BEAT: Senate Republicans Postpone Action on Medicaid Expansion

RICHMOND BEAT: Senate Republicans Postpone Action on Medicaid Expansion

| January 25, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Republicans in the Virginia Senate on Thursday tabled legislation that would have expanded Medicaid coverage to hundreds of thousands of lower-income residents of Virginia.

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RICHMOND BEAT: Governor Decries Gun Violence, Senate OKs Guns in Church

RICHMOND BEAT: Governor Decries Gun Violence, Senate OKs Guns in Church

| January 23, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Democrats and Republicans class over gun laws, specifically whether guns should be allowed in a house of worship. 

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Corey Stewart to Stump for Moore in Alabama

Corey Stewart to Stump for Moore in Alabama

| December 10, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

Corey Stewart, Chairman At-large of the Prince William Board of County Supervisors has announced that he is traveling down to Alabama to campaign for Alabama Judge Roy Moore

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Chairman Stewart Blames Left for Charlottesville Violence

Chairman Stewart Blames Left for Charlottesville Violence

| August 14, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

Corey Stewart, Chairman of the Prince William Board of Supervisors, said the left bears equal blame in the tragic events that unfolded in Charlottesville, over the weekend.

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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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