Stories tagged: "Virginia Politics"


Marcia McCoy drops her ballot into a box outside the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
Virginia GOP Raises Concerns Over Absentee Ballot Rule

RICHMOND (AP) — The Republican Party of Virginia says state elections officials have created confusion among voters.

In this Sept. 11, 2019, file photo, a member of the U.S. Army Old Guard stands on the grounds of the National 9/11 Pentagon Memorial before a ceremony in observance of the 18th anniversary of the September 11th attacks at the Pentagon in Washington. On Sept. 11, 2020, Americans will commemorate 9/11 with tributes that have been altered by coronavirus precautions and woven into the presidential campaign. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)
US remembers 9/11 as pandemic changes tribute traditions

NEW YORK (AP) — Americans are commemorating 9/11 with tributes that have been altered by coronavirus precautions and woven into the presidential campaign.

Vice President Mike Pence spoke Thursday at the Virginia Military Institute in Lexington, Virginia (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
Pence Tells VMI Cadets That Trump Respects, Defends The Military

LEXINGTON-Responding to recent allegations, Vice President Mike Pence defended the Trump administration’s military record Thursday.

The Richmond City Council approved a gun ban Tuesday night.
No More Guns: Richmond Council Approves Ban for Local Events

RICHMOND-Anyone going to a protest, concert or any other event in Richmond have to leave their guns at home now.

Virginia Votes: Dogwood’s Guide to The Commonwealth’s 2020 Election

Don’t let someone else take your voice away.

Kanye West makes his first presidential campaign appearance, July 19, 2020 in North Charleston, S.C. (Lauren Petracca Ipetracca/The Post And Courier via AP)
Should Kanye Be On Virginia’s Ballot? Lawsuit Accuses Campaign of Fraud

RICHMOND-In order to stay on Virginia’s presidential ballot, Kanye West has to win in court on Thursday.

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Virginia Commission Urges State to Change How Black History is Taught

RICHMOND-One of Crystal DeLong’s students raised a question last spring. She wondered if the Liberty High School teacher knew about the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre.