Tag Archives: Viriginia

Obama To Campaign For McAuliffe In Tight VA Race

NBC News reports: Former President Barack Obama will join a rally for Terry McAuliffe next week, another sign of the urgency national Democrats feel in Virginia’s gubernatorial race. McAuliffe announced Obama’s visit — scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 23, in Richmond — during an appearance Tuesday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe.” “There’s going to be a lot of excitement,” McAuliffe said. “The …

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Virginia Cop Fired For Donation To Kyle Rittenhouse

Norfolk’s NBC News affiliate reports: A high-ranking Norfolk Police officer who was found donating to the defense fund of Kyle Rittenhouse has been fired from the police department. Kyle Rittenhouse is the man charged with the murder of two Black Lives Matter protesters in Kenosha, Wisconsin, last August. According to the Guardian newspaper on Friday, Sgt. William Kelly, who served …

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VA Gov Candidate Censured, Praised “Patriot” Rioters

Richmond’s NBC News affiliate reports: The Virginia Senate has voted to censure Sen. Amanda Chase (R-Chesterfield) following her involvement in the rally-turned-insurrection at the United States Capitol. SR91 passed in a bipartisan vote of 24-9 on Wednesday. “Since taking her oath in 2016, Senator Amanda Chase has over and over again engaged in behavior unbecoming of a Senator. She propagated …

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VIRGINIA: Hundreds Of White Supremacists And Nazis To Rally At Park Once Named For Robert E. Lee

Hundreds of Trump-supporting Nazis and white supremacists are expected to clash with thousands of protesters at a Virginia rally this weekend. The Washington Post reports: After a series of raw-throated public confrontations earlier this year, Charlottesville is bracing for an influx of white nationalists from across the country to Saturday’s “Unite the Right” rally. But visitors might have a problem …

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