Here’s what Robert E. Lee thought about Confederate monuments
The violence that erupted in Charlottesville over the weekend, which left one woman killed and dozens more injured, stemmed from a white nationalist and alt-right protest over the removal of a statue ...
Robert E. Lee Charlottesville Statue: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know
Charlottesville has attracted white nationalists from across the country because of its Robert E. Lee Statue, which the city council wants to remove.
Va. Gov. Pardoned 60,000 Felons, Enough To Swing Election
Terry McAuliffe has granted voting rights to as many as 60,000 convicted felons, nearly six times more than previously reported and enough to win the state for
McAuliffe Restores Voting Rights To 13,000 Felons
One month after the state Supreme Court threw out his blanket clemency order, Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced Monday that he has individually restored voting rights to 13,000 felons and is working on d...
Webb exits the Democratic presidential primary
The former senator had struggled to raise interest in his candidacy during his three-month campaign.
Here’s what Robert E. Lee thought about Confederate monuments
The violence that erupted in Charlottesville over the weekend, which left one woman killed and dozens more injured, stemmed from a white nationalist and alt-right protest over the removal of a statue ...
Alfred C. Smith
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Va. Gov. Pardoned 60,000 Felons, Enough To Swing Election
Terry McAuliffe has granted voting rights to as many as 60,000 convicted felons, nearly six times more than previously reported and enough to win the state for
Webb exits the Democratic presidential primary
The former senator had struggled to raise interest in his candidacy during his three-month campaign.
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Emily Couric
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Julian M. Quarles
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Mutahar Fauzia
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Curry Carter
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Virgil Goode
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Frank E. Mann
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Henry Bedinger
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Charniele Herring
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William Pinckney Mason
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Chuck Robb
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