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Kaine on TrumpCare CBO score

Tim Kaine comments on the nonpartisan CBO updated cost estimate of the Republican healthcare plan.


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Kaine comments on Trump budget, impacts on Virginia

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine, a member of the Senate Budget Committee, released the following statement on President Trump’s FY2018 budget.


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Sen. Warner on President Trump’s proposed budget

U.S. Sen. Mark R. Warner (D-VA) released the following statement on President Donald Trump’s FY 18 budget proposal.


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Street Knowledge with Chris Graham: Underwhelmed

Chris Graham talks about his pending endorsement in the 2017 Democratic Party governor’s race, Trump and Russia, and VMI baseball.


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Tim Kaine on firing of FBI Director James Comey

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine released the following statement on President Trump’s decision to fire FBI Director James Comey.


Kaine urges Trump to stop playing politics with healthcare system

Tim Kaine, along with 12 Democratic Senators, demanded that the Trump Administration stop playing politics with the U.S. healthcare system.


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Kaine pledges to prevent Trump shutdown

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine addressed President Trump’s announcement on Twitter that he supports a government shutdown in September.


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Herring condemns DOE rollback of student loan servicing reforms

Attorney General Mark R. Herring is calling out the DOE for abdicating its responsibility to millions of student loan borrowers.


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Talking Russia, Syria, cyber warfare with Mark Warner

Is there more to the investigation into Russia’s efforts to influence the 2016 election than what meets the eye? Mark Warner seems to think so.


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Kaine on Trump directive to federal agencies asking for more budget cuts

Tim Kaine comments on the Trump Administration directive that directs agencies to submit plans for long-term cuts to their workforce.


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Warner on Syria: ‘Consequences of a misstep are grave’

Sen. Mark R. Warner, Vice Chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, comments regarding the U.S. strike in Syria.


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Kaine on Syria strikes: Trump action ‘unlawful’

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine released the following statement regarding U.S. military action in Syria.


Environmental justice, and how is it under assault in the new Trump administration

What is meant by “environmental justice” and how is it under assault in the new Trump administration?


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Herring continues fight against Trump travel ban

Attorney General Mark Herring is leading a coalition of state attorneys general in the fight against President Donald Trump’s travel ban


Rural Virginia projects threatened under Trump budget?

President Trump’s budget proposes to eliminate programs like the Economic Development Administration.


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Senators urge Trump to restore funding to Appalachian Regional Commission

Senators are urging President Donald Trump to reverse his proposal to eliminate funding for the Appalachian Regional Commission.


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Kaine calls on Trump to veto resolution gutting Internet privacy rules

Tim Kaine calls on President Trump to veto a resolution that guts privacy protections for customers of internet and telecom companies.


Senators oppose Trump cuts to Chesapeake Bay funding

Senators representing the Chesapeake Bay Watershed blasted President Trump’s budget released Thursday.


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Herring calls on Trump administration to continue student debt protections

Attorney General Mark Herring is urging the Trump administration to continue student debt protections.


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Herring continues fight against Trump travel ban

Attorney General Mark Herring is continuing the fight against President Donald Trump’s travel ban.


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Kaine on CBO report on Trump healthcare plan

Sen. Tim Kaine comments on the CBO cost estimate of the Republican healthcare plan.


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Attorney General Mark Herring on revised Trump travel ban

Attorney General Mark R. Herring comments on President Trump’s revocation of his original travel ban.


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Farmers approve of Trump move to ditch Waters of the U.S. rule

The flawed Waters of the U.S. rule was nothing more than a federal land grab.


What kind of impact will Trump administration have on environment?

The Trump administration is pushing forward with plans to gut the Environmental Protection Agency.


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AG Herring argues against Trump immigration ban

AG Mark Herring made the nation’s first arguments in court on why President Donald Trump’s immigration ban should be stopped.


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Sen. Warner’s opposition to AG nominee Jeff Sessions moves to Senate floor

Sen. Mark Warner spoke out today against the nomination of Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions to be the next Attorney General.


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16 state AGs file amicus brief in suit against Trump immigration ban

AG Mark Herring is joining in an amicus brief in support of the federal lawsuit against the Trump immigration ban.


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Trump administration to identify affected Virginia residents

A federal judge has ordered the Trump administration to provide Virginia with a list of all impacted by the executive order on immigration.


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Virginia brings action against Trump executive order on immigration

Attorney General Mark R. Herring today brought legal action against President Trump for his executive order on immigration.


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Herring formally requests info on detentions in Virginia under Trump order

AG Mark Herring has formally requested additional information on detentions in Virginia resulting from President Trump’s executive order.


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AG Mark Herring on Trump refugee executive order

Attorney General Mark Herring issued the following statement on President Trump’s Executive Order on immigration.


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Senate Democrats demand full disclosure from Trump nominees

Democratic Ranking Members of 16 Senate Committees issued the following joint statement of principles for vetting the President-elect’s nominees.