Youngkin Will Use Emergency Powers To Expedite Bill To End School Mask Mandates

Youngkin Will Use Emergency Powers To Expedite Bill To End School Mask Mandates

This post was originally published on this site Virginia governor Glenn Youngkin (R.) will use emergency powers to quickly enact legislation that would effectively end mask mandates in public schools. The Virginia State Senate on Wednesday is expected to pass an amended bill that would codify Youngkin’s executive order giving...

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Environmentalists bristle at early Youngkin moves

Environmentalists bristle at early Youngkin moves

This post was originally published on this siteVirginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin (R) has teed up a series of battles with activists and the state senate’s Democratic majority over environmental policy in his first month in office.     Youngkin placed little emphasis on energy and…

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Virginia parents file lawsuit against Gov. Youngkin over executive order ending mask mandates in public schools

Virginia parents file lawsuit against Gov. Youngkin over executive order ending mask mandates in public schools

This post was originally published on this siteA group of parents of public school students in Chesapeake, Virginia, filed a lawsuit Tuesday asking Virginia’s Supreme Court to block a new executive order issued by Republican Gov. Glenn Youngkin that makes masks voluntary for children in the state’s public schools.

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Polls show a tight race in Virginia’s gubernatorial election

Polls show a tight race in Virginia’s gubernatorial election

This post was originally published on this siteVoters in Virginia will choose a new governor next Tuesday. Former Gov. Terry McAuliffe, a Democrat, is running for his seat again, while Republican Glenn Youngkin is a first-time candidate.

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