Virginia Governor Ralph Northam (D) announced he and his wife, Virginia first lady Pamela Northam, have tested positive for coronavirus. The couple became infected after a staff member who works at the governor’s mansion tested positive for the virus. The Northams are now working with state authorities to “trace their close contacts.”
Virginia has abolished a day honoring Confederate generals in favor of a state holiday on election day. The move is part of a raft of measures to make voting easier.
Governor Ralph Northam signed legislation on Sunday to expand access to the ballot across his state. The Democrat abolished the need for voter ID and expanded early voting.
Democratic Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax is now asking for an FBI investigation into the sexual assault allegations against him according to the Washington Post. Fairfax has been accused of sexual assault by two women.
Embattled Virginia Governor Ralph Northam has been in constant meetings with his aides and his cabinet members over the past 24 hours. He is attempting to determine if they will support him in the face of the revelation his medical school yearbook page included a photo of a man in blackface and another in KKK robes and hood.
As gun violence continues to rear its ugly head all across this country, the American people want to see real change, not more extremist, guns-everywhere rhetoric from the NRA.
Republican Ed Gillespie tried to mimic Donald Trump's rhetoric, as Trump himself turned up his bigoted rhetoric, and the result was a big win for Democrats in Virginia.
The ACLU is receiving reports that Democratic voters are being called and told that their polling place has changed to prevent them from voting in the Virginia gubernatorial election.
Republican Ed Gillespie was losing in the polls to Democrat Ralph Northam as he walked the wire avoiding the toxicity of Trump but trying to court Trump voters.
Speaking as a folksy physician running for Virginia governor, Democrat Ralph Northam vowed in a recent campaign ad to fight Donald Trump on cuts to education funding, environmental protections and health care access.
The Virginia Republican Party is taking a cue from Trump by launching an attack on Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ralph Northam for opposing slavery and white supremacy.