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Clean Virginia Project takes aim at Dominion Energy influence

The Clean Virginia Project is a new initiative to defend Virginia consumers and small business owners from the political stranglehold of Dominion Energy.


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Pro-LGBT bills down in flames in GOP House

Don’t let anybody tell you that one vote doesn’t matter. Lawmakers in Virginia’s House of Delegates today summarily killed four bills that would have ensured more equal treatment under the law for LGBTQ people across the Commonwealth.


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Street Knowledge with Chris Graham: #TakeaKnee

Chris Graham talks #TakeaKnee, and the intersection of sports and politics.


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Ralph Northam on Graham-Cassidy Senate failure

Dr. Ralph Northam comments on the U.S. Senate’s latest failure to pass Graham-Cassidy, an attempt to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.


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Northam campaign to air new TV ad: ‘Enron Ed’

The Northam for Governor campaign announced it will begin airing a new ad entitled “Enron Ed.”


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Another new poll gives Northam big lead in Virginia governor race

One Virginia governor race poll released yesterday had Democrat Ralph Northam and Republican Ed Gillespie tied.


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Virginia Credit Union League endorses Ralph Northam for governor

The Virginia Credit Union League, the state trade association for the Commonwealth’s 136 member-owned credit unions, today announced its endorsement of Democrat Ralph Northam for governor.


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Northam on proposed Cassidy-Graham healthcare legislation

Democratic gubernatorial nominee Ralph Northam is coming out forcefully against the new version of Trumpcare making its way back through the U.S. Senate.


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Suffolk poll: Virginia governor race tied

A Suffolk University poll shows Democrat Ralph Northam and Republican Ed Gillespie tied, with 42 percent supporting or leaning toward each.


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New poll: Northam with five-point lead on Gillespie at top of state ticket

Democrat Ralph Northam has a five-point lead on Republican Ed Gillespie in the race for the open Virginia governor job, according to a poll released Monday by the University of Mary Washington.


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Ralph Northam issues technology policy plan

Democratic Party gubernatorial nominee Ralph Northam has unveiled his policy plan to build and expand Virginia’s vibrant technology ecosystem.


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Northam hits $16.3 million in campaign fundraising: Report

The Northam for Governor campaign announced it raised $7,214,788.57 for the last reporting period ending August 31.


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Virginia Transportation Construction alliance endorses Northam for governor

The Virginia Transportation Construction Alliance announced Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam as its choice to be the 73rd governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia.


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Northam statement on Anthem staying in the Virginia marketplace

Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam comments after Anthem’s decision to continue offering insurance policies under the Affordable Care Act throughout Virginia.


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Lack of Northam response on Jefferson statue tarp: Political impact?

Some Democrats expressed private worry over the zeal of candidates on the Virginia state ticket to jump out on the Confederate monuments issue in the aftermath of Aug. 12.


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Northam: Trump’s ACA sabotage leaves Virginians without choice of insurers

More than 66,000 residents in 58 cities and counties could be left with no coverage and no options next year as insurers end their participation in Virginia’s exchanges.


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Northam issues K-12 education policy plan

Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam unveiled his policy plan to bolster Virginia’s public education and strengthen opportunities for all of Virginia’s children.


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Statement from Dr. Ralph Northam on Confederate statues

Ralph Northam comments on the City of Charlottesville’s decision to remove the statue of Robert E. Lee from Emancipation Park.


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Northam campaign finally on TV with biograhical ad spot

Today, the Northam for Governor campaign announced it will begin airing its first ad of the general election entitled “My Life.”


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Quinnipiac poll: Northam leads in Virginia governor race

Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam holds a 44-38 percent lead over Republican Ed Gillespie in the Virginia governor’s race, according to a Quinnipiac University poll.


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Northam announces agriculture, forestry policy plan

Dr. Ralph Northam unveiled his new agriculture and forestry policy plan that will continue championing the growth of Virginia’s number one private industry.


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VCU poll: Northam, Democrats hold leads in all three state races

Democrat Ralph Northam holds a five-point lead over Republican Ed Gillespie among likely voters — 42 percent to 37 percent.


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American Federation of Teachers endorses Ralph Northam for governor

American Federation of Teachers leaders released a statement after endorsing Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam for governor of Virginia.


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Human Rights Campaign endorses Ralph Northam for governor

Today, the Human Rights Campaign, the nation’s largest LGBTQ civil rights organization, has endorsed Dr. Ralph Northam for governor.


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Northam web video offers view of healthcare landscape in rural Virginia

The Northam for Governor campaign released “Wise,” an online video shining a light on the healthcare landscape in rural Virginia.


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Clean energy meeting in Staunton

After the elections last fall, Americans have been more divided than ever over politics.


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Northam campaign announces joint appearance, debate schedule

The Northam for Governor campaign announced its complete schedule of debates and joint appearances.


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Northam announces rural economic policy plan

Democratic Party gubernatorial nominee Ralph Northam unveiled his new rural economic policy plan today.


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Northam calls for bipartisan joint healthcare subcommittee to address costs, access

Dr. Ralph Northam today called for a Bipartisan Joint Health Care Subcommittee in Virginia to address the rising costs of healthcare.


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Northam raises nearly $2 million in second quarter

The Ralph Northam for Governor campaign announced it raised nearly $2 million for the last reporting period ending June 30.


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Virginia Professional Fire Fighters endorse Ralph Northam for governor

The Virginia Professional Fire Fighters announce Lieutenant Governor Ralph Northam as their choice to be the 73rd governor of Virginia.


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Northam: Senate healthcare proposal ‘detrimental’ to Virginia

Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam criticized the Better Care Reconciliation Act at an event in Norfolk today.


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Northam commits to three debates, seven joint appearances

The Northam for Governor campaign announced its commitment to a schedule of three debates and seven joint appearances.


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Perriello announces Inclusive Virginia coalition

The Perriello campaign is announcing its Inclusive Virginia coalition – a group of more than 30 immigrant and constituency leaders.


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Northam Virginia Votes to expand voting rights, increase government transparency

Ralph Northam announced Virginia Votes, a series of proposals to expand voting rights and increase government transparency.