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Crews attach straps to the statue Confederate General J.E.B. Stuart on Monument Avenue Tuesday July 7, 2020, in Richmond, Va. The statue is one of several that will be removed by the city as part of the Black Lives Matter reaction. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
Virginia Senate Wants to Make It Harder to Remove Confederate Monuments

RICHMOND-The Virginia Senate passed a bill Wednesday that was easy to miss. Nobody spoke either for or against and it passed by a unanimous 37-0 vote.

20 percent of Virginians still haven't filled out this year's U.S. Census.
20 Percent of Virginians Haven’t Submitted Their Census. As A Result, The State Could Lose Millions.

RICHMOND-More than one million Virginia residents still haven’t completed their U.S. Census form.

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Former Senator, Other Virginia Republicans Endorse Biden

RICHMOND-Former U.S. Senator John Warner was among 13 Virginia Republicans that came out Monday in support of Joe Biden's presidential campaign.

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COVID Restrictions Will Stay in Place For Labor Day, Northam Says

RICHMOND-Virginia's COVID-19 guidelines won't change during Labor Day weekend. Gov. Ralph Northam made that announcement Tuesday

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Should Virginia Police Be Protected From Civil Lawsuits? State House Revives Immunity Bill

RICHMOND-Less than 24 hours after killing it on Monday, a Virginia House committee revived a bill that would make it easier to sue police officers for misconduct.

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AOC Is Officially Speaking at the DNC. Here’s How and When to Watch.

Now that Joe Biden has selected Sen. Kamala Harris as his VP running mate, the DNC Convention is heating up with several high-profile speakers.

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John Kasich, AOC, and Michelle Obama: Here’s Who Is Speaking and When at the DNC

“I will be speaking at the #DNC Convention because I believe that America needs to go in a different direction," Kasich tweeted on Monday.