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(Charles Fox/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP)
November 07, 2018 - 11:24 am
By JUANA SUMMERS and GEOFF MULVIHILL, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A record number of women were elected to the House on Tuesday, nearly two years after women spilled out into the streets of Washington and in cities across the country in defiance of the inauguration of President Donald Trump...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
August 20, 2018 - 3:18 pm
Richmond, VA _ Governor Ralph Northam has signed a proclamation calling the members of the Virginia General Assembly into special session on August 30th for the purpose of redrawing districts of the Virginia House of Delegates. The Governor 's action follows a ruling by a 3-Judge panel of the U.S...
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(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
July 26, 2018 - 2:23 pm
By ALAN FRAM , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Hard-right Republican Rep. Jim Jordan said Thursday that he's running to become House speaker next year, a long-shot bid underscoring conservatives' frustration that party leaders haven't aggressively pushed President Donald Trump's agenda. Jordan,...
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Associated Press
June 25, 2018 - 9:17 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans leaders are considering separate legislation that would address family separations at the border, a GOP lawmaker said Monday, after struggling over the weekend to find consensus on a broader immigration plan. The move would give Republicans the ability ahead of...
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(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
June 20, 2018 - 2:51 pm
By LISA MASCARO and ALAN FRAM , Associated Press Eds: Adds new lobbying effort from White House. Trims. With AP Photos. WASHINGTON (AP) — Speaker Paul Ryan is pushing ahead with votes on rival House GOP immigration bills, but neither appears to have enough support for passage, forcing the Trump...
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dreamstime
May 23, 2018 - 10:48 am
JULIE CARR SMYTH, AP Statehouse Correspondent COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Federal agents are searching former Republican Ohio House Speaker Cliff Rosenberger's home in southwest Ohio and a nearby storage unit. An FBI spokesman confirmed Wednesday that the agency was "conducting law enforcement activities...
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House of Delegates
Matt Demlein, WRVA
April 24, 2018 - 1:12 pm
Richmond, VA ( 1140wrva.com ) – Del. Glenn Davis (R-Virginia Beach) has declined to make a run for Virginia Beach Mayor. The post opens up at the end of the month because current Mayor Will Sessoms is resigning to move back to the private sector. Had Davis run, it would have opened up a potentially...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
March 05, 2018 - 4:08 pm
Richmond, VA (1140wrva.com) – Tensions have continued on the floor of the House of Delegates for a second straight session day. Multiple African-American Delegates rose to criticize a speech by Delegate Nick Freitas (R-Culpeper), who blamed social ills for gun violence, and suggested Democrats were...
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