Session

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Jeff Katz
February 12, 2020 - 2:52 pm
Virginia Democrats passed a bill that will ban the sale of "assault weapons." And they won't stop there. Read more below.
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Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam, center back to camera, talks to the media after he outlined his legislative agenda at the Capitol in Richmond, Va., Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
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WRVA News
January 08, 2020 - 9:53 am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia lawmakers are kicking off a 60-day legislative session with Democrats in full control for the first time in more than two decades. Here's a look at some top issues legislators will take up this year: GUNS Likely the most prominent debate this year will be on gun...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
January 09, 2019 - 12:16 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia lawmakers kick off the 2019 legislative session, and Democratic Gov. Ralph Northam will update lawmakers on the state of the Commonwealth. The General Assembly convened at noon Wednesday. Northam will deliver his speech in the evening. This year's session is scheduled...
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