Ralph Northam

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Jeff Katz
September 09, 2019 - 4:17 pm
Remember Ralph Northam? Played the part of the Governor of Virginia? Well, he's still desperately trying to repair his image after his blackface photo fiasco, as his latest "act" as governor indicates. Northam created a new position within his administration, naming the commonwealth's first-ever...
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August 06, 2019 - 11:46 am
FORT MONROE, Va. (AP) — Gov. Ralph Northam is praising the state's removal of Confederate president Jefferson Davis' name from an archway at the site where the first enslaved Africans arrived in Virginia 400 years ago. Northam said at a news conference Tuesday that removing the letters from a 1950s...
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July 19, 2019 - 12:12 pm
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam says he could soon be rolling out a plan for free community college tuition. The Democratic governor described a program that would allow Virginia residents to attend community colleges for free in exchange for a year spent working in public service...
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July 16, 2019 - 4:32 pm
By ALAN SUDERMAN Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam is struggling to raise big money in a key election year after a blackface scandal nearly ended his political career. But he's also managed to remain a major source of campaign cash for Democrats, including those who...
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Jeff Katz
July 10, 2019 - 4:51 pm
State Senator Siobhan Dunnavant (12th District) joined Jeff to discuss Gov. Northam's gun grab session ending almost before it started and her bill that would make it easier for people to report mental health issues that could lead to violence.
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Jeff Katz
July 09, 2019 - 2:40 pm
Looks like Gov. Northam's gun grab session did not go as planned on Tuesday. According to a report from CBS 6, the session ended merely one hour after it began, with the Republican-controlled chambers voting to adjourn until November 18, after the elections. Republican leadership also criticized...
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July 09, 2019 - 2:37 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (newsradiowrva.com) — Governor Ralph Northam today issued the following statement after the House of Delegates and the Senate of Virginia adjourned until November 18 without taking any votes on proposed gun safety legislation. “I called legislators back to Richmond for this special...
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July 09, 2019 - 1:48 pm
By ALAN SUDERMAN and SARAH RANKIN, Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia's special session on gun violence got off to a chaotic start on Tuesday, with the Senate Majority Leader averting a mutiny in the Republican caucus by publicly disavowing a gun-control bill he'd proposed only the day...
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July 09, 2019 - 11:58 am
By ALAN SUDERMAN and SARAH RANKIN, Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia's governor led gun-control supporters in chants of "Enough is Enough!" outside the Capitol Tuesday after summoning legislators to debate and vote on new gun laws. Gov. Ralph Northam ordered lawmakers back for a...
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July 02, 2019 - 12:33 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (newsradiowrva.com) — Governor Ralph Northam has announced a new effort with the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) to inform individuals whose driving privileges were suspended for failure to pay court fines and costs about reinstating their driver’s licenses. The policy...
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