Tag Archives: Virginia House of Delegates

Peaceful Crowd Holds Vigil Outside NRA Headquarters

There were an estimated 22,000 people from all over the country who swarmed into Richmond yesterday in order to express their opposition to commonsense reforms to end gun violence. Shortly after all of this wrapped up, however, a group of concerned … Continue reading

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Scott Surovell and Patrick Hope Introduce Legislation to Ban Conversion Therapy

There have been countless studies over the years that show conversion therapy not only doesn’t work, but can be extremely harmful for children who are forced to go through it. Considering how kids already are going through enough while trying … Continue reading

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Ralph Northam Doesn’t Support Repealing Right to Work Laws

With Democrats taking control of both chambers of the General Assembly for the first time in a generation, there was a lot of hope they’d pass laws that would benefit workers. Not even a month after the election, however, Gov. … Continue reading

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Eileen Filler-Corn Isn’t the Only Candidate for Speaker of Virginia’s House of Delegates

When she was elected Minority Leader last December, most Democrats assumed Eileen Filler-Corn would become the next Speaker of the House of Delegates once the Democrats gained the majority. Now that Tuesday’s election resulted in the Democrats having a 55 … Continue reading

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Washington Post Endorses Dan Helmer and John Bell

With four days until the election, the Washington Post has weighed in on several of the crucial General Assembly races here in Northern Virginia. After calling out the “vitriolic” and “poisonous tone” resulting from the Republicans taking “a page from … Continue reading

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Helmer Highlights Tim Hugo’s Use of Campaign Funds for Personal Expenses

During last night’s League of Women Voters forum for candidates in the 40th House of Delegates district, candidates were asked where they stood on the issue of non-partisan redistricting and both candidates expressed support of the idea. Tim Hugo even … Continue reading

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Tim Hugo Fails to Come Across as Above the “Nastiness of Politics”

Back in 2017, Del. Tim Hugo only defeated Dante Tanner by 99 votes (or .36 percent) in what was by far the closest election he’s faced since being elected to the House. In a sign of how the District’s leaning … Continue reading

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Video: Del. Ken Plum Reminds Folks of What’s at Stake This Year

Delegate Ken Plum was first elected to the House of Delegates back in 1978 and hasn’t faced an opponent in the last few elections, but he’s still out listening to what folks have to say and giving them an update … Continue reading

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New Poll Shows Virginia Voters Want Democrats to Control the General Assembly

There’s a motto among political staffers that the only poll that matters is on Election Day. Considering how most polling data suggested Hillary Clinton was going to win the 2016 presidential election, this is most certainly something to keep in … Continue reading

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Danica Roem Releases TV Commercial

Anybody who’s been paying attention to what Danica Roem’s been doing over the last few years knows she is constantly working on issues that directly impact her constituents — like fixing the traffic issues on Rt. 28. At the various … Continue reading

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