President Obama on Friday rejected a permit for the controversial Keystone XL pipeline, citing concerns about its impact on the climate. He addressed his decision in the Roosevelt Room.
In the U.S. today, women make only 77 cents for every dollar earned by a man — with African-American women only earning 64 cents and Latinas a measly 55. Plus, a woman’s right to choose is threatened by extreme lawmakers who have introduced more than 100 abortion restrictions in 2015 alone.
Elizabeth Warren just gave the speech that Black Lives Matter activists have been waiting for In a Sunday speech on racial inequality, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) called for broad policing reform — including de-escalation training and body cameras for all police officers — and likened the current Black Lives Matter movement to the civil rights … Continue reading
A few important things to remember: Your address on your photo ID does not have to match the address on your voter registration. You may use an expired ID so long as you still reasonably resemble the picture and it has not expired more than twelve (12) months before the election. Don’t have a photo … Continue reading
With approximately 745,000 residents, Virginia’s fifth congressional district covers all or part of Greene, Campbell, Bedford, Albemarle, Nelson, Fluvanna, Buckingham, Cumberland, Appomattox, Prince Edward, Charlotte, Lunenburg, Franklin, Henry, Pittsylvania, Halifax, Mecklenburg, Brunswick, Fauquier, Rappahannock and Madison Counties, as well as the independent cities of Bedford, Charlottesville (main site of the University of Virginia) and Danville, … Continue reading