Shelly Simonds Wins Virginia House of Delegates Recount by 1 Vote

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: Ralph Northam’s Victory Speech Interrupted by Protesters

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

Top White Supremacist Website Disappears From The Internet

It’s difficult to find hosting when you traffic in hate.

Congressional Leader Shot During House Baseball Practice

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 Descend on Charlottesville, VA

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

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