A federal trial opened with activists challenging four state laws that restrict abortion, including requirements that clinics meet stringent licensing standards, that patients get an ultrasound at least 24 hours before an abortion and that only doctors perform the procedure Continue reading Abortion on Trial in Virginia
The Virginia Chapter of NARAL honored Delegate Kathy Tran Wednesdayfor her bill to allow late-term abortions up to the moment of birth — a bill co-patroned by 21 Virginia Democrats. In awarding Tran with the “Defender of Choice” Award, Virginia House Minority Continue reading Praise for Late Term Abortion!
The Prince William Board of County Supervisors recently received staff input on potential mobility and park bond referenda. If authorized by the board, the bond referenda will be placed on the November 2019 election ballot and citizens will be able Continue reading PWC Board Considers Bond Proposal
Democrat-controlled Washington State is expanding the ability of the state to seize firearms — these ideas will come to Virginia if Democrats take control of the General Assembly in November. Don’t think it can’t happen here! House Bill 1786, sponsored Continue reading WA State Expands Gun Seizures – Is Virginia Next?
Republicans worked overtime this session in an effort to control college costs for middle-class families. They have been successful, as many of our colleges and universities announced they are freezing tuition this year as a direct result of the budget Continue reading Ensuring Students and Parents Have Input Before Tuition Hikes
We can never truly repay our veterans for the sacrifices they made for us. They stood in the gap to protect us from those who would do harm to our country and our Commonwealth. As a Commonwealth, the least we Continue reading Fighting for Veterans and Their Families
Gov. Ralph Northam on Tuesday rejected two Republican-backed immigration bills that would have banned “sanctuary city” policies and required local law enforcement agencies to notify federal immigration officials of undocumented immigrants in their custody. Read the full story here.