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Jeff Katz
June 05, 2019 - 3:57 pm
Gov. Ralph Northam said it was time to move on from the blackface yearbook photo scandal with the conclusion of the Eastern Virginia Medical School's investigation. "What has happened in the Commonwealth of Virginia, I regret that, I have addressed that. But today we are talking about gun violence...
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Jeff Katz
June 05, 2019 - 10:44 am
In an effort to exploit Friday’s tragic shooting at a Virginia Beach municipal building that killed 12 people, Gov. Ralph Northam called on the state legislature to pass new gun restrictions. On Tuesday, MSNBC brought him on for an interview to help push the issue. Suddenly he's not such a bad guy...
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May 22, 2019 - 2:44 pm
By BEN FINLEY and ALAN SUDERMAN Associated Press NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — The mystery of whether Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam was in the racist yearbook photo that nearly destroyed his career remains unsolved. A months-long investigation ordered up by Eastern Virginia Medical School failed to determine...
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Jeff Katz
May 20, 2019 - 1:09 pm
The headline in The New York Times this week read: “Republicans’ Messaging on Abortion Puts Democrats on the Defensive.” The story claimed that President Trump made “false statements that Democrats would ‘execute’ newborn babies.” It seems the Times forgot the words of Virginia Democratic Governor...
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April 19, 2019 - 11:50 am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Gov. Ralph Northam is calling for the removal of an arch honoring the former president of the Confederacy at Fort Monroe, where the first enslaved Africans arrived in Virginia 400 years ago. Northam's office reportedly presented a letter to member of the Fort Monroe Authority...
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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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February 28, 2019 - 11:54 am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia first lady Pam Northam has expressed regret after the mother of an African-American teenager complained that a tour of the governor's mansion was racially insensitive. Northam said Wednesday that is she is working to make sure the stories of slaves who worked in the...
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February 28, 2019 - 8:45 am
Richmond, VA (Newsradio 1140WRVA.com) -- First Lady Pam Northam is being criticized for handing out cotton to two black teens during a tour of the slave quarters at the Governor's Mansion, and asking them to imagine being enslaved. The teens were part of a group of Senate Pages getting a look at...
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February 15, 2019 - 4:50 pm
(Richmond, VA - newradiowrva.com) - Labelling it a unity rally to bring all Virginians together - black, white, young, old, Christian, Jewish, liberal and conservative - two groups are organizing a rally and "March on the Mansion" next Saturday, Feb. 23, to call for Governor Ralph Northam to resign...
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February 13, 2019 - 3:03 pm
RICHMOND (News Radio WRVA) — Governor Ralph Northam today announced that January General Fund revenues rose 0.4 percent from the previous January. Although collections are lagging the annual estimate, growth is expected to be higher in the second half of the fiscal year due to effects of the...
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