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Op-Ed News
My Ten Favorite Resistance Moments of 2017in this new year. --OpEd by Tom Perriello, Former teacher, diplomat, & Congress
Op-Ed News / Posted 6 hours ago
in this new year. --OpEd by Tom Perriello, Former teacher, diplomat, & Congressman. CEO of WinVA, helping to flip VA House of Delegates to blue. opednews.comMeryl Ann Butler is an artist, author, educator and OpedNews Managing Editor who has... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Montana man speaks about lost dog tagsprincipal enters Raleigh County delegate raceFormer principal enters Raleigh Co
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 16 hours ago
principal enters Raleigh County delegate raceFormer principal enters Raleigh County delegate race Just days after a Raleigh County businessman's appointment to the West Virginia House of Delegates, he already has a challenger in the May... Read more
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The Hill
83% of Virginians support Medicaid expansionthe legislature. The effort was dealt a major blow earlier this year after Repu
The Hill / Posted 19 hours ago
the legislature. The effort was dealt a major blow earlier this year after Republicans gained control of the state’s House of Delegates in a random drawing to resolve a deadlock in the race. ADVERTISEMENT The poll shows ample support for... Read more
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ABC News
Democratic gains in state legislatures fuel Republican 2018 anxietiesbut their biggest gains came last November in Virginia, where they flipped 15 s
ABC News / Posted 19 hours ago
but their biggest gains came last November in Virginia, where they flipped 15 seats and nearly took control of the state House of Delegates. Scott Walker, Wisconsin’s Republican governor, took notice of Tuesday night’s result, urging his party... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
January 2018: 18 wanted on drug charges in Tazewell Countyenters Raleigh County delegate race Just days after a Raleigh County businessm
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 20 hours ago
enters Raleigh County delegate race Just days after a Raleigh County businessman's appointment to the West Virginia House of Delegates, he already has a challenger in the May primary. Just days after a Raleigh County businessman's... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore violence: Transforming lives, sustaining programs that workRoughly Speaking episode 344: 2:33: Cory McCray, a member of the Maryland Hous
Baltimore Sun / Posted 21 hours ago
Roughly Speaking episode 344: 2:33: Cory McCray, a member of the Maryland House of Delegates from East Baltimore, talks about what got him off the streets where he sold drugs as a young man — his mother, an apprenticeship program, and an inspiring... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Former principal enters Raleigh County delegate raceBECKLEY, W.Va. (WVVA) Just days after a Raleigh County businessman's appointmen
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 22 hours ago
BECKLEY, W.Va. (WVVA) Just days after a Raleigh County businessman's appointment to the West Virginia House of Delegates, the new lawmaker already has a challenger in the May primary. Former Woodrow Wilson High School Principal Ron Cantley filed... Read more
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Daily Press
Bill would clarify law on recountswas settled when the State Board of Elections drew lots earlier this month. It
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
was settled when the State Board of Elections drew lots earlier this month. It wasn’t until several minutes before the House of Delegates convened that Simonds conceded, ending uncertainty over control over the narrowly divided house, which now... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Democrats Celebrate Big Wins In New Jersey And Virginia Electionswent and had a bigger night than was expected. You know, in Virginia, Democrat
KERA North Texas / Posted yesterday
went and had a bigger night than was expected. You know, in Virginia, Democrats are also hoping to try and take back the House of Delegates. They've won, you know, a dozen seats there. They need 17. And there's still a few races out there. And... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
CAUGHT ON VIDEO: Crews rescue deer trapped in icein Minden. Former Raleigh county assistant prosecutor enters delegate raceForm
WVVA Bluefield / Posted yesterday
in Minden. Former Raleigh county assistant prosecutor enters delegate raceFormer Raleigh county assistant prosecutor enters delegate race A former Raleigh County assistant prosecutor signs papers to run for the West Virginia House of De... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Since bail reform, Maryland holding fewer people who can't afford bond, Assembly panel toldto be used as a tool to hold them in jail. “There has been a dramatic decline
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
to be used as a tool to hold them in jail. “There has been a dramatic decline in the use of money bail,” DeWolfe told the House of Delegates Judiciary Committee after Morrissey briefed the panel on the trends. “More people are getting out... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Here's how to fix Md.'s medical marijuana program… in an affordable, accessible, secure, and efficient manner” as of June 1, 201
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
… in an affordable, accessible, secure, and efficient manner” as of June 1, 2018. Industry representatives testified at a House of Delegates hearing Monday that Maryland’s current retail prices for medical marijuana — ranging from $350 to $650 an... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
The fight for racial justice continues, says NAACP Chair Emeritusadded the Rev. Delores L. McQuinn, who represents portions of Richmond, Henrico
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
added the Rev. Delores L. McQuinn, who represents portions of Richmond, Henrico and Chesterfield in the Virginia House of Delegates. “There are no ‘many sides’ for people to stand on when you’re discriminating, when there’s prejudice and... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
VDOT issues travel warning in southwest Virginiaprosecutor enters delegate race A former Raleigh County assistant prosecutor s
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 2 days ago
prosecutor enters delegate race A former Raleigh County assistant prosecutor signs papers to run for the West Virginia House of Delegates. A former Raleigh County assistant prosecutor signs papers to run for the West Virginia House of... Read more
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Black Press USA
To Truly Remember Dr. King, Political Action and Infinite Hope Must Outweigh Anti-Democratic Forces– has led to situations like that in Virginia, where 55 percent of voters pulle
Black Press USA / Posted 2 days ago
– has led to situations like that in Virginia, where 55 percent of voters pulled the levers for Democrats to only lose the House of Delegates by the drawing of straws. These Virginians, and other marginalized voters, could lose hope and sit out... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Teachers rally in Charleston for better pay, health insurance benefitsprosecutor enters delegate race A former Raleigh County assistant prosecutor s
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 2 days ago
prosecutor enters delegate race A former Raleigh County assistant prosecutor signs papers to run for the West Virginia House of Delegates. A former Raleigh County assistant prosecutor signs papers to run for the West Virginia House of... Read more
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Daily Press
In General Assembly, suspicions and promises raised over electric rate changestate’s biggest power company earned excess profits of $426 million in 2016. Se
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
state’s biggest power company earned excess profits of $426 million in 2016. Several of the newly elected Democrats in the House of Delegates, who came close to ending 18 years of GOP control, ran campaigns calling for reforms to curtail Dominion’s... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Former Raleigh county assistant prosecutor enters delegate raceBECKLEY, W.Va. (WVVA) A former Raleigh County assistant prosecutor signs papers
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 2 days ago
BECKLEY, W.Va. (WVVA) A former Raleigh County assistant prosecutor signs papers to run for the West Virginia House of Delegates. During a gathering at his law offices in Beckley on Monday, Brandon Steele spoke to supporters about what he hopes to... Read more
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Daily Press
From the committees, early signals of House changesof the State Corporation Commission up for re-election wasn’t quite as subdued
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
of the State Corporation Commission up for re-election wasn’t quite as subdued and discussion-free as usual Friday, when House of Delegates Minority Leader David Toscano asked about Dominion Energy Virginia’s profits. The same is true, he said,... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Wisconsin Democrats see chance to take red Senate seathas the fundraising edge. But Democrats say people are appalled by Trump and b
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 4 days ago
has the fundraising edge. But Democrats say people are appalled by Trump and by extension the rest of the Republican Party. They point out Democrats captured 15 seats in Virginia's House of Delegates in November and defeated Roy Moore in A... Read more
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The Janesville Gazette
Wisconsin Democrats see chance to take red Senate seathas the fundraising edge. But Democrats say people are appalled by Trump and b
The Janesville Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
has the fundraising edge. But Democrats say people are appalled by Trump and by extension the rest of the Republican Party. They point out Democrats captured 15 seats in Virginia's House of Delegates in November and defeated Roy Moore in A... Read more
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Gulf News
Whistleblower Manning seeks US Senate seatForeign Relations Committee.In elections last year, transgender candidate Danik
Gulf News / Posted 4 days ago
Foreign Relations Committee.In elections last year, transgender candidate Danika Roem was elected to the Virginia state House of Delegates, becoming the first openly transgender lawmaker in the United States.US President Donald Trump has... Read more
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asianage
Jailed for leaking military papers, Chelsea Manning to run for US SenateSenate Foreign Relations Committee. In 2017 elections, transgender candidate D
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
Senate Foreign Relations Committee. In 2017 elections, transgender candidate Danika Roem was elected to the Virginia state House of Delegates, becoming the first openly transgender lawmaker in the United States. US President Donald Trump has... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Chelsea Manning to run for U.S. Senate in Marylandin November. While Manning is originally from Oklahoma, Cardin has deep ties in
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 4 days ago
in November. While Manning is originally from Oklahoma, Cardin has deep ties in Maryland, where he served in the Maryland House of Delegates for 20 years before taking the seat of retired Sen. Paul Sarbanes, according to the Baltimore Sun. His... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Chelsea Manning to run for U.S. Senate in Marylandin November. While Manning is originally from Oklahoma, Cardin has deep ties in
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 4 days ago
in November. While Manning is originally from Oklahoma, Cardin has deep ties in Maryland, where he served in the Maryland House of Delegates for 20 years before taking the seat of retired Sen. Paul Sarbanes, according to the Baltimore Sun. His... Read more
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The News & Observer
In N.C., Trump’s outbursts may trigger a blue tsunamidefeated former Republican National Committee Chairman Ed Gillespie by 9 points
The News & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
defeated former Republican National Committee Chairman Ed Gillespie by 9 points, and Democrats picked up 15 seats in the House of Delegates. In North Carolina the results could be magnified by early voting, which is unavailable in Virginia, and... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Chelsea Manning to run for U.S. Senate in Marylandin November. While Manning is originally from Oklahoma, Cardin has deep ties in
Dayton Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
in November. While Manning is originally from Oklahoma, Cardin has deep ties in Maryland, where he served in the Maryland House of Delegates for 20 years before taking the seat of retired Sen. Paul Sarbanes, according to the Baltimore Sun. His... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Chelsea Manning to run for U.S. Senate in Marylandin November. While Manning is originally from Oklahoma, Cardin has deep ties in
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 4 days ago
in November. While Manning is originally from Oklahoma, Cardin has deep ties in Maryland, where he served in the Maryland House of Delegates for 20 years before taking the seat of retired Sen. Paul Sarbanes, according to the Baltimore Sun. His... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Chelsea Manning to run for U.S. Senate in Marylandin November. While Manning is originally from Oklahoma, Cardin has deep ties in
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 4 days ago
in November. While Manning is originally from Oklahoma, Cardin has deep ties in Maryland, where he served in the Maryland House of Delegates for 20 years before taking the seat of retired Sen. Paul Sarbanes, according to the Baltimore Sun. His... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Chelsea Manning to run for U.S. Senate in Marylandin November. While Manning is originally from Oklahoma, Cardin has deep ties in
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
in November. While Manning is originally from Oklahoma, Cardin has deep ties in Maryland, where he served in the Maryland House of Delegates for 20 years before taking the seat of retired Sen. Paul Sarbanes, according to the Baltimore Sun. His... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Chelsea Manning to run for U.S. Senate in Marylandin November. While Manning is originally from Oklahoma, Cardin has deep ties in
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 4 days ago
in November. While Manning is originally from Oklahoma, Cardin has deep ties in Maryland, where he served in the Maryland House of Delegates for 20 years before taking the seat of retired Sen. Paul Sarbanes, according to the Baltimore Sun. His... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Chelsea Manning to run for U.S. Senate in Marylandin November. While Manning is originally from Oklahoma, Cardin has deep ties in
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
in November. While Manning is originally from Oklahoma, Cardin has deep ties in Maryland, where he served in the Maryland House of Delegates for 20 years before taking the seat of retired Sen. Paul Sarbanes, according to the Baltimore Sun. His... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Chelsea Manning to run for U.S. Senate in Marylandin November. While Manning is originally from Oklahoma, Cardin has deep ties in
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 4 days ago
in November. While Manning is originally from Oklahoma, Cardin has deep ties in Maryland, where he served in the Maryland House of Delegates for 20 years before taking the seat of retired Sen. Paul Sarbanes, according to the Baltimore Sun. His... Read more
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ajc.com
Chelsea Manning to run for U.S. Senate in Marylandin November. While Manning is originally from Oklahoma, Cardin has deep ties in
ajc.com / Posted 4 days ago
in November. While Manning is originally from Oklahoma, Cardin has deep ties in Maryland, where he served in the Maryland House of Delegates for 20 years before taking the seat of retired Sen. Paul Sarbanes, according to the Baltimore Sun. His... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Ralph Northam becomes Virginia's 73rd governortransgender and lesbian members. While November's blue wave decimated two decad
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
transgender and lesbian members. While November's blue wave decimated two decades of wide Republican majorities in the House of Delegates, the result is a closely divided chamber - 51 Republicans to 49 Democrats - that will have to work... Read more
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Daily Press
A call for comity and tradition — and a small hiccupno longer be recognized as “The Gentleman from” or “The Gentlelady from” (somet
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
no longer be recognized as “The Gentleman from” or “The Gentlelady from” (sometimes “The Gentlewoman from”), one of the House of Delegates’ longest-serving members, Del. Lee Ware, R-Powhatan, kicked off the 2018 session with an unusual,... Read more
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CBS News
Ralph Northam sworn in as Virginia governorrested on a single vote. Republican David Yancey beat Shelly Simonds in a state
CBS News / Posted 5 days ago
rested on a single vote. Republican David Yancey beat Shelly Simonds in a state-officiated name drawing last week, meaning Republicans keep their slight edge in Virginia's House of Delegates. — CBS News' Kathryn Watson contributed to thi... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Helicopters and oysters: Richmond prepares for Northam's inaugurationa Democrat, rode a wave election last fall in which his party smashed two decad
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
a Democrat, rode a wave election last fall in which his party smashed two decades of Republican dominance in the House of Delegates and kept control of the lieutenant governor and attorney general seats. Justin Fairfax, a former U.S.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Second annual Baltimore Women's March to be held next weekpreviously worked on Virginia state elections. Women who met at last year’s ral
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
previously worked on Virginia state elections. Women who met at last year’s rally in Washington are are now serving in the House of Delegates, she said. The event is open to all “women and their allies,”she said. “Everybody’s included and... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Maryland candidate who made the opioid crisis top issue drops out of House racehe is ending his campaign for Maryland’s 6th Congressional District. A Frederi
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
he is ending his campaign for Maryland’s 6th Congressional District. A Frederick Republican, Mossburg had served in the House of Delegates from 1995 to 1999. A prescription for painkillers led to struggles with drug and alcohol addiction and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Maryland will require businesses to provide paid sick leaveand potentially invade workers' privacy, the Senate voted 30-17 to override the
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
and potentially invade workers' privacy, the Senate voted 30-17 to override the veto, one vote more than was needed. The House of Delegates overrode the veto on Thursday. The Senate also voted to override a "ban-the-box bill" that prohibits... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Maryland paid sick leave bill to become law in 30 days after Senate overrides Hogan vetoThe legislation, which was approved by the House of Delegates on Thursday, beco
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 days ago
The legislation, which was approved by the House of Delegates on Thursday, becomes law in 30 days. Hogan put up a vigorous fight to pick off a few Democrats in each chamber to sustain his veto. His efforts fell short, however.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Harford legislators get down to business as 2018 General Assembly session beginsweek, to seek term limits on the legislature – two consecutive terms in each ho
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 days ago
week, to seek term limits on the legislature – two consecutive terms in each house. Norman, who spent seven years in the House of Delegates before joining the Senate in 2015, said he had not seen the term limits bill, as “there’s hundreds of... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Women hit a record high in Virginia legislature. Can they break the boys club?RICHMOND, Va. - Newly minted Del. Kathy Tran, D-Fairfax, sat inthe House of Del
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. - Newly minted Del. Kathy Tran, D-Fairfax, sat inthe House of Delegates, nursing her one-year-old daughter in the storied chamber long dominated by men. In the row ahead of her, fellow newcomer Del. Hala Ayala, D-Prince William,... Read more
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The Hill
Dems face hard choice for State of the Union responseenvironment, can work in a lot of unexpected places," said Craig Varoga, a Demo
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
environment, can work in a lot of unexpected places," said Craig Varoga, a Democratic strategist who oversaw the party's House of Delegates races in Virginia last year. "She has unparalleled responsibilities to get to the bottom of Russian... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Jeffrey Pack appointed to fill House of Delegates vacancy Gov. Jim Justice has filled a vacancy in West Virginia's House of Delegates.M
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 6 days ago
Gov. Jim Justice has filled a vacancy in West Virginia's House of Delegates.More >> Gov. Jim Justice has filled a vacancy in West... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Hospital under fire after woman left outside in cold, wearing only a gownthe possibility of personnel action." The video was shared on Facebook by Heat
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 6 days ago
the possibility of personnel action." The video was shared on Facebook by Heather Mizeur, a former member of the Maryland House of Delegates and a Democratic candidate for governor in 2014. "I'm going to be on a holy reign of terror demanding some... Read more
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Daily Press
Candidates begin announcing run for City Councilhis wife moved back to Newport News four years ago. Jenkins threw his name in
Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
his wife moved back to Newport News four years ago. Jenkins threw his name in the hat to be the Democrats’ nominee for the House of Delegates in the 94th District, after Zachary Wittkamp dropped out last year. The party chose Shelley Simonds... Read more
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The Morning Sun
Women of Distinction — Beezley speaks for communityFamily Law Advisory Committee to the Judicial Council for Kansas and as a membe
The Morning Sun / Posted 6 days ago
Family Law Advisory Committee to the Judicial Council for Kansas and as a member of the American Bar Association House of Delegates. Beezley was recently appointed as a board member of the Kansas Appleseed organization. The goal of this... Read more
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Daily Press
Facebook feedback Jan. 12: Yancey named transportation chair, boy injured by mom, legal marijuana, bear attacks Packers fanYancey named chair of transportation committee Del. David Yancey, R-Newport Ne
Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
Yancey named chair of transportation committee Del. David Yancey, R-Newport News, was named the chairman of the House of Delegates Transportation Committee on Thursday. Yancey will replace former Virginia Beach Del. Ronald A. Villanueva, who lost to... Read more
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