Articles Tagged 'Ralph Northam'
Virginia assault weapon ban fails after moderate Democrats break with party to reject it
Virginia’s effort to ban the sale of assault weapons was rejected by state lawmakers, including four Democrats who joined Republicans in voting down the measure.… READ MORE
Virginia House approves bill to join National Popular Vote, bypass Electoral College
The Virginia House of Delegates passed Tuesday a bill to award its electoral votes to the winner of the national popular vote as the newly… READ MORE
Virginia Senate blocks another Northam-backed gun bill
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Virginia Senate blocked one of Gov. Ralph Northam’s top gun-control bills Monday, adding to the list of measures the Democratic… READ MORE
Virginia Governor Declares State Of Emergency Ahead Of Gun Rights Rally
Fearing potential violence, Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam is declaring a state of emergency and is banning firearms and other weapons on the Capitol grounds in… READ MORE
Virginia moderates thwart liberals with limits to progressive wish list
Sen. Richard L. Saslaw, a Democrat from Fairfax County, has been waiting 26 years for his party to regain unified control of state government in… READ MORE
Virginia Republicans see gun rights as the path back to a red commonwealth
The Republican Party of Virginia sees an opportunity to harness the energy of outraged gun rights voters to seize back seats in the state legislature… READ MORE
After years of pursuit, Virginia Democrats slow-walk right-to-work repeal
Virginia Democrats, who at long last have legislative majorities and the governorship, are having second thoughts about repealing the state’s right-to-work law, according to activists… READ MORE
Governor Northam to Convene Special Session on Gun Control July 9th!
Armed with a wish list of gun safety proposals, Gov. Ralph Northam is summoning state lawmakers back to Richmond on July 9.
Northam announced Tuesday… READ MORE
Gov. Northam announces gun control package to be introduced in next session
RICHMOND, Va. (WSET) — Governor Ralph Northam has announced a comprehensive package of legislation that he claims will prevent gun violence and improve the safety… READ MORE
Virginia’s Democrat governor watches helplessly as his gun-control agenda goes down in flames
The new Democratic governor of Virginia is vowing to keep fighting for gun control after Republicans in the state legislature killed most of the bills… READ MORE