Virginia’s New GOP Guv Dives Headfirst Into School Mask Mandate War

Virginia’s New GOP Guv Dives Headfirst Into School Mask Mandate War

This post was originally published on this site Enter a brand new addition to Republicans’ war on schools requiring students and faculty to wear masks on campus.

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Former Virginia House candidate becomes latest Republican to challenge Spanberger

Former Virginia House candidate becomes latest Republican to challenge Spanberger

This post was originally published on this siteFormer Virginia House of Delegates candidate Gina Ciarcia jumped into the GOP primary in the commonwealth’s seventh congressional district on Thursday, becoming the latest Republican to challenge Rep. Abigail Spanberger (D-Va.). “Public service…

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Virginia Bill Would Require Rules “for the Prevention of Inequities Involving the Use of Hate Speech or Ethnically or Racially Insensitive Expressions”

Virginia Bill Would Require Rules “for the Prevention of Inequities Involving the Use of Hate Speech or Ethnically or Racially Insensitive Expressions”

This post was originally published on this siteThe full text reads: § 22.1-271.9. High school interscholastic athletic and academic competition; prevention of hate speech and ethnically or racially insensitive expressions. A. With such funds as may be appropriated by the General Assembly for such purpose pursuant to the general appropriation...

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‘Success stories’: Michigan, Virginia adopt new maps after creating redistricting commissions

‘Success stories’: Michigan, Virginia adopt new maps after creating redistricting commissions

This post was originally published on this siteResidents of Michigan and Virginia voted to overhaul the redistricting process. Here’s how their new maps shape up.

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Republicans eye gains with female voters after Virginia rout

Republicans eye gains with female voters after Virginia rout

This post was originally published on this siteRepublicans are looking to make further gains with female voters, particularly in the suburbs, in next year’s midterm elections after a strong showing in Virginia suggested they had made inroads with the group.Suburban women proved to be a…

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Republicans ‘scrambling’ to find the next Glenn Youngkin as they struggle to replicate their success in Virginia: report

Republicans ‘scrambling’ to find the next Glenn Youngkin as they struggle to replicate their success in Virginia: report

This post was originally published on this site Republicans saw success in Virginia’s 2021 gubernatorial election after losing the White House and Senate in 2020, but are struggling to duplicate that model heading into the midterm elections, according to the National Journal. “In the aftermath of Glenn Youngkin’s upset victory...

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Virginia GOP completes sweep of elections with House win

Virginia GOP completes sweep of elections with House win

This post was originally published on this siteRepublicans also claimed the statewide offices of governor, lieutenant governor and attorney general in the Nov. 2 balloting.

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Virginia House control in balance as vote recount begins

Virginia House control in balance as vote recount begins

This post was originally published on this siteRepublicans say they are confident they can hold on to both wins in a pair of vote recounts. If they do, it will mark a GOP sweep in last month’s election.

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As the GOP eyes Virginia swing district, is the Biden agenda enough for Democrats?

As the GOP eyes Virginia swing district, is the Biden agenda enough for Democrats?

This post was originally published on this site Republicans are targeting Virginia’s 7th Congressional District, currently represented by Democratic Rep. Abigail Spanberger, in next year’s midterm elections. (Image credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

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GOP looks to expand state legislature candidate tracking program ahead of midterms

GOP looks to expand state legislature candidate tracking program ahead of midterms

This post was originally published on this siteRepublicans running for seats in state legislatures are seeking to expand upon their tracking program in 2022, hoping to use recent victories in Virginia’s House of Delegates races as a blueprint going into the midterms. In 2021, the Republican…

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