Crews Inspect Richmond's Lee Statue Ahead Of Planned RemovalCrews are being dispatched to the Robert E. Lee monument in Richmond to inspect and analyze the statue before its planned removal. But state officials say the memorial will not be moved on Monday.
After Protests, Virginia Gov. Northam Orders Removal Of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee StatueVirginia Gov. Ralph Northam is expected to announce plans Thursday to remove one of the country's most iconic monuments to the Confederacy, a statue of Gen. Robert E. Lee along Richmond's prominent Monument Avenue, a senior administration official told The Associated Press.
Virginia Gov. Northam Declares State Of Emergency, Says Threats Of Violence Possible At State CapitolIt extends from Friday, January 17 at 5 p.m. until Tuesday, January 21 at 5 p.m.
Maryland, Virginia Plan To Rebuild American Legion Bridge To Help Capital Beltway TrafficThe governors of Maryland and Virginia have announced plans to rebuild and wide the American Legion Bridge, which connects the two states.
Virginia First Lady Handed Out Cotton To African-American Children On Slave Cottage Tour, Mother SaysFirst lady of Virginia Pam Northam handed cotton to young African-American children on a tour of the governor's mansion and asked them to imagine being slaves in the fields.
Virginia Governor Says He 'Overreacted' With Initial Apology For Racist PhotoVirginia Gov. Ralph Northam says he's "not going anywhere" in spite of a racist photo printed in his medical school yearbook.
Virginia Democrats Reiterate Calls For Northam, Fairfax To Resign Democratic Virginia Reps. Don Beyer and Jennifer Wexton renewed their calls for Gov. Ralph Northam and Lt. Governor Justin Fairfax to step down over their respective controversies.
Virginia's Gov. Northam Says That Wasn't Him In Racist Yearbook PictureVirginia's governor on Saturday vowed to remain in office despite widespread calls for his resignation after a racist photo surfaced on a school yearbook page.
Virginia Governor Faces Backlash Over Comments Supporting Late-Term Abortion BillVirginia Democratic Gov. Ralph Northam is facing backlash after he voiced his support for a state measure that would significantly loosen restrictions on late-term abortions.
Md., Delaware, Va. Governors To Speak At Event Next Month To Promote BipartisanshipThe governors of Maryland, Delaware and Virginia will speak together at an event next month in Maryland, and the organization hosting says it's unprecedented for the area.