Governor Ralph Northam

(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
April 29, 2019 - 4:04 pm
Richmond, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - Governor Ralph Northam, who is slowly returning to a more public schedule, addressed a fundraiser for the United Negro College Fund Monday. The Governor only spoke for a few minutes, and did not address his recent blackface controversy. Three months ago, it was...
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April 17, 2019 - 1:10 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — New campaign finance records show Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam's fundraising efforts dried up after a scandal involving blackface. First quarter reports were released Monday. They show Northam, Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax and Attorney General Mark Herring all struggling to raise...
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Scandals lead to fundraising woes for top Virginia Democrats. (PATCHARIN SAENLAKON/iStock / Getty Images Plus)
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April 17, 2019 - 10:31 am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - New campaign finance records show Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam's fundraising efforts dried up after a scandal involving blackface. First quarter reports were released Monday. They show Northam, Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax and Attorney General Mark Herring all struggling to raise...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
April 03, 2019 - 1:06 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia lawmakers take up Gov. Ralph Northam's vetoes and suggested amendments during a one-day session. Northam's proposals considered Wednesday include a hike on gas taxes to pay for improvements to I-81 and a ban on the use of hand-held cellphones on state roads. The...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
February 19, 2019 - 2:24 pm
Richmond, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - The Virginia Union University Student Government Association has sent a letter to Governor Ralph Northam (D), asking him not to attend Thursday's "Faith, Identity, and Social Justice" event. The letter, which can be seen on the SGA President's instagram account,...
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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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Richmond's Morning News with John Reid
February 04, 2019 - 10:29 am
Governor Ralph Northam has been under fire all weekend long and John Reid is giving you the short and simple version right here.
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Eastern Virginia Medical School
February 02, 2019 - 11:24 am
By ALAN SUDERMAN , Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Virginia Democrat who has spoken with Gov. Ralph Northam has told The Associated Press that the governor now does not believe he was in a racist picture in his 1984 medical yearbook and has no immediate plans to resign. The official was not...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
February 02, 2019 - 10:52 am
RICHMOND, VA. – Democratic Party of Virginia Chair Susan Swecker issued the following statement calling on the immediate resignation of Governor Northam. "We made the decision to let Governor Northam do the correct thing and resign this morning - we have gotten word he will not do so this morning...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
February 02, 2019 - 8:29 am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam appears to have almost no choice but to resign after losing support from virtually the entire state Democratic party and other key allies, who urged the governor to leave office because of a racist photo in which he appeared more than 30 years ago...
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