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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
January 29, 2018 - 4:10 pm
Richmond, VA ( 1140wrva.com ) – The Senate Courts Committee has rejected a bill that would have created a paramilitary activities crime. The bill was an outgrowth of the violence seen in Charlottesville last August with the Unite the Right Rally. Attorney General Mark Herring wanted to make it a...
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House of Delegates
Matt Demlein, WRVA
January 29, 2018 - 3:40 pm
Richmond, VA ( 1140wrva.com ) – By one vote, Delegates declined to ban guns in the gallery of the House of Delegates while the House is in session. The Senate does have a ban. Del. Kathleen Murphy (D-Fairfax), says she once spoke to Congressman Scott Taylor (R), a former Delegate and Navy SEAL...
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January 26, 2018 - 4:52 pm
Richmond, VA ( 1140wrva.com ) – Senator Mark Warner (D-Va.), the ranking Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee, says it would be appropriate for the committee to speak with White House Counsel Dan McGahn. McGahn reportedly threatened to quit after President Donald Trump allegedly told him...
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Jeff Katz
January 25, 2018 - 9:00 pm
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Matt Demlein, WRVA
January 25, 2018 - 4:32 pm
Richmond, VA (1140wrva.com) – Richmond Raceway has announced additional changes are coming to the NASCAR track. Specifically, turns three and four will be changed into an RV Park and a party deck. The goal is to have it completed by the April 2018 races, which are the weekend of April 21st. Raceway...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
January 25, 2018 - 4:15 pm
Richmond, VA ( 1140wrva.com ) – The Senate Education and Health Committee, on party line votes, rejected bids to expand Medicaid. Expansion is a major piece of Governor Ralph Northam's (D) agenda. Much of the testimony in committee was in favor of expansion. Supporters said expansion would allow an...
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September rally
Matt Demlein, WRVA
January 24, 2018 - 3:59 pm
Richmond, VA ( 1140wrva.com ) – Attorney General Mark Herring (D) and Delegate Cia Price (D-Newport News) are backing efforts to create a domestic terrorism crime in Virginia. The proposal is a direct response to the violence in Charlottesville this past August, where three people, including two...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
January 23, 2018 - 4:58 pm
Richmond, VA (1140wrva.com) – The Senate of Virginia has approved a higher standard for reckless driving in the Commonwealth. The bill, which was also passed last year, would change the limit for reckless driving from 80 mph to 85 mph. Supporters argued it is necessary because of 70 mph speed...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
January 18, 2018 - 3:38 pm
Richmond, VA ( 1140wrva.com ) – On a party-line vote, the State Senate Education Committee killed a bill that would have guaranteed that people, brought here illegally as children and granted DACA status, would be able to get in-state tuition at Virginia schools. The vote game just a day before the...
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snow
Matt Demlein, WRVA
January 17, 2018 - 3:42 pm
Richmond, VA ( 1140wrva.com ) – Anywhere from one to four inches of snow fell in the Richmond region Wednesday, with the higher totals to the south and west. However, most roads are wet, at least among the major and secondary roads. Side streets do have slush on them As of 1pm, there were only ten...
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