Gov. Ralph Northam

 A law firm may soon finish its probe into how a racist photo appeared on a yearbook page for Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam. (CathyKaplan/iStock / Getty Images Plus)
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April 10, 2019 - 1:05 pm
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - A law firm may soon finish its probe into how a racist photo appeared on a yearbook page for Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam. Richard Cullen told The Associated Press in an email Monday that the firm hopes to finish up by the end of April. Cullen is an attorney with the firm...
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February 22, 2019 - 12:08 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has met with civil rights leaders at the Executive Mansion a day after forgoing a racial reconciliation event at a historically black school that student leaders asked him not to attend. Northam met with members of the so-called Richmond 34 on Friday...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
February 14, 2019 - 1:20 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Embattled Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam is asking lawmakers to pass a state budget that has a "greater focus on the issues of equity." Northam met with a group of lawmakers Thursday to discuss his priorities for the state's spending plan. The Democratic governor also sent a...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
February 05, 2019 - 3:46 pm
Richmond, Va. (AP) - The president of Eastern Virginia Medical School has apologized for the pain inflicted on African-Americans by a racist photo that appeared on a yearbook page belonging to Gov. Ralph Northam. Dr. Richard V. Homan told reporters Tuesday that EVMS takes full responsibility for...
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February 04, 2019 - 1:27 pm
Richmond, Va. (Newsradiowrva) - As Governor Ralph Northam (D) met with his Cabiney, to try and figure out his next steps in the racist yearbook photo controversy, a small group of protestors held a wide-ranging protest outside the Executive Mansion. The group called for Northam to step down, in...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
February 02, 2019 - 5:27 pm
Richmond, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) -- Following a press conference in which Governor Ralph Northam (D) said he was not in the controversial racist photo that appeared on his 1984 yearbook page, but did once wear blackface that same year in a dance competition, the Legislative Black Caucus announced...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
February 02, 2019 - 11:56 am
Richmond, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - Governor Ralph Northam (D) has called a 2:30 news conference this afternoon to address a growing tide of calls for him to resign. The calls began yesterday, after Northam admitted to a racist photo on his 1984 Eastern Virginia Medical School yearbook page...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
February 01, 2019 - 9:04 pm
Richmond, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - Late tonight, Governor Ralph Northam (D) released a video statement, after earlier today he took part in a racist photo that appeared in the 1984 Eastern Virginia Medical School Yearbook. Here is that statement: My fellow Virginians, earlier today I released a...
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Northam's push to limit campaign contributions fails. (Dreamstime)
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January 30, 2019 - 11:41 am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam's proposal to put new limits on campaign contributions is finding little love in the General Assembly. A Senate panel killed a Northam-backed bill Tuesday to limit contributions with the help of Northam's fellow Democrats. Northam said before the...
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January 29, 2019 - 12:01 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — After nine minutes of debate, the Virginia House sent a bill providing more than a half-billion dollars in incentives for Amazon to Gov. Ralph Northam for his signature. News outlets report that the House voted 83-16 on Monday in favor of the measure, which would create $550...
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