This year’s Virginia General Assembly session has been quite active, with vigorous battles being waged over reproductive rights, free speech, immigrants’ rights, equality, the right to vote, police practices, criminal justice reform, and more. A complete report on what fights we won and lost will be included in our post-session report. For now, we … Continue reading 2017 Legislative Update
Never have we questioned a candidate’s fitness to serve. Then came Donald Trump — liar, thief, bully, hypocrite, sexual victimizer and unhinged, self-adoring demagogue. The 16-month campaign since Trump vaingloriously entered the race has horrifyingly revealed that the Big Lie brazenly told — built on smaller falsehoods and spread by social media and a lust for … Continue reading Editorial: Bury Trump in a Landslide
Commonwealth of Virginia Office of Governor Terry McAuliffe FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 20, 2016 Office of the Governor Contact: Brian Coy Email: Brian.Coy@governor.virginia.gov Governor McAuliffe Statement on Ruling Extending Voting Registration RICHMOND – Governor Terry McAuliffe released the following statement today after a federal judge ordered that Virginia’s voter registration process be extended until … Continue reading BREAKING: Federal Judge Extends Virginia Voter Registration
Next General Election: Tuesday, November 8, 2016 Deadline to register to vote, or update an existing registration, for the November 8, 2016 General Election is Monday, October 17, 2016 Deadline to request an absentee ballot to be mailed to you is 5:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 1, 2016. Your request must be received by your Registrar … Continue reading Register to vote (or check your status) right here, right now. It takes about 1 minute.
Jane Dittmar, Democratic candidate for the United States House of Representatives 5th Congressional District, said job creation and cooperation are her top priorities during a live interview on Good Day Virginia Friday morning. Job expansion requires a multi-faceted approach and is highly dependent on business expansion. Creating an economic climate in the 5th District that … Continue reading One-on-one with Jane Dittmar