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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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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:  Senate Kills Bill to Raise Minimum Wage in Party-Line Vote

RICHMOND BEAT: Senate Kills Bill to Raise Minimum Wage in Party-Line Vote

| January 24, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

RICHMOND — A Senate bill that would have raised Virginia’s minimum wage is dead — much to the dismay of more than two dozen advocates who braved the cold to rally for the bill Monday morning.

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Majority of NoVa Politicians Advocate for Federal Pay Raises

Majority of NoVa Politicians Advocate for Federal Pay Raises

| August 31, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

That Northern Virginia representatives would support federal pay raises is not particularly surprising since it would benefit many of their constituents.

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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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