In a historical legislative recount, Democrat Shelly Simonds wins the 94th district seat in the Commonwealth of Virginia’s House of Delegates seat by one vote, providing a civics lesson in why every vote matters. According to The Washington Post, the final tally was 11,608 votes for Simonds, and 11,607 votes for Republican Delegate David Yancey. In the initial count, … Continued
WATCH: Victory speech of Virginia's Governor-elect Ralph Northam interrupted by protesters https://t.co/z2y4JwZOew — NBC News (@NBCNews) November 8, 2017 Tonight, prior to Democrat Ralph Northam’s victory speech, protesters holding signs about sanctuary interrupted the celebration in Virginia. The signs were about immigration, which Northam has been noticeably ambivalent about. According to The Daily Caller, “Northam … Continued
Virginians went to the polls today to elect Democrat Ralph Northam over Republican Ed Gillespie for governor. Watch Northam’s full victory full speech in the embed above when it begins and check back later for a full playback. You can watch Gillespie’s concession speech below. Just before Northam came to give his speech, protesters showed … Continued
Virginians went to the polls today to elect either Democrat Ralph Northam or Republican Ed Gillespie. The Democrat won. What does this mean for Trump?
“Nazis are always bad.”
It’s difficult to find hosting when you traffic in hate.
Many decried any “moral equivalency” between white supremacists and their opponents.
They’re being named and shamed.
UPDATE: Authorities have identified the gunman as James T. Hodgkinson, 66, from Belleville, Illinois. Hodgkinson died from injuries sustained in a gunfight. ORIGINAL STORY: A gunman opened fire on members of Congress practicing for a charity baseball game this morning at Simpson Field in Alexandria, Virginia. Representative Steve Scalise (R-LA), the House Majority Whip, was injured during … Continued
Torch carrying white nationalist protesters descended on two parks in Charlottesville, Virginia to protest a City Council vote to remove a statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee. The protesters, led by self-proclaimed white nationalist Richard Spencer––who coined the term “alt-right”––gathered in Jackson Park on Saturday afternoon and assembled again that night in Lee Park. … Continued