Credible Threats Of Violence, FBI Says As Virginia's Capital Braces For Gun-Rights RallyGun-rights activists — some making deliberate displays of their military-style rifles — began to descend on Virginia's capital city Monday to protest plans by the state's Democratic leadership to pass gun-control legislation.
Va. Gov. Northam Proposes Sweeping Criminal Justice ReformsVirginia Gov. Ralph Northam is promising sweeping changes to the state's criminal justice reforms that include decriminalizing marijuana, softening the penalties for people caught stealing smaller-dollar items, and reducing the number of Virginians whose driver's licenses are suspended.
Virginia To Boost Passenger Rail Service To DCVirginia is planning a $3.7 billion effort to boost passenger rail service between the state and Washington, D.C. as part of an effort to lessen congestion in one of the country's worst areas for traffic.
Ralph Northam Will Ask For 'Votes And Laws' Not 'Thoughts And Prayers' Following Virginia Beach ShootingVirginia Gov. Ralph Northam on Tuesday announced plans to recall state legislators to consider new legislation to address gun violence in the wake of a workplace shooting in Virginia Beach. Northam will convene a special session in order to pass "common sense public safety laws."
Northam Won't Be Part Of Graduations Amid Blackface ScandalVirginia Gov. Ralph Northam has withdrawn from plans to be a commencement speaker at his alma mater, Virginia Military Institute, and won't participate in any other graduation ceremonies amid the persisting scandal over a blackface photo.
Virginia Governor Finds Ways To Get Beyond Blackface ScandalTwo months after a blackface photo in an old yearbook nearly ended the political career of Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam, his life seems mostly back to normal.
Virginia Looks To Black Caucus For Cues In Political TurmoilPoliticians are waiting on the Virginia Legislative Black Caucus to respond to the latest developments threatening to bring down the state's top three elected officials.
Larry Hogan Says Va. Governor Ralph Northam Should ResignGovernor Larry Hogan is the latest Maryland politician to call for Ralph Northam's resignation.
Virginia's Attorney General Admits To Wearing Blackface At College PartyVirginia's Democratic attorney general says he wore blackface at a college party in 1980, deepening state scandal.
Rep. Elijah Cummings Said Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam 'Should Leave'Maryland Rep. Elijah Cummings is calling for Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam to resign.
Virginia Gov., Lt. Gov.'s Political Chaos Intensifies With AllegationsThe political chaos in Virginia is growing more intense with Gov. Ralph Northam showing no signs that he'll step down. The Democrat, elected in 2017, is under fire over a racist photo printed under his name in a 1984 yearbook.
Virginia Governor Meets With Cabinet Amid Pressure To ResignVirginia Gov. Ralph Northam met privately on Monday with top administration officials but gave no public signal he intends to step down amid unrelenting pressure to resign over a racist photo on his 1984 medical school yearbook page.
Virginia Gov. Resists Resignation Call Over Blackface PhotoVirginia Gov. Ralph Northam was clinging to office Monday morning amid nearly unanimous calls from his own party to resign over a racist photo in his 1984 medical school yearbook, after a bizarre weekend in which he first admitted he was in the picture, and then denied it.
Ben Jealous, John Delaney Call For Va. Governor's ResignationFormer NAACP President Ben Jealous and former Congressman John Delaney are amongst the many Maryland Democrats calling for Virginia Governor Ralph Northam to resign.
Virginia's New Governor Takes Veiled Shots At TrumpVirginia Gov. Ralph Northam took some veiled shots at President Donald Trump as he was sworn in as the 73rd governor of the commonwealth Saturday.