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Kaine and Holton Greeted Warmly in Richmond

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine and his wife Anne Holton were greeted by a crowd of hundreds in Richmond Saturday night, just hours after introducing himself to the nation from Miami as Hillary Clinton’s running mate. 

(Crowd sings God bless America…)

In emotional impromptu remarks outside their North Richmond home of 25 years, Kaine thanked friends, neighbors and supporters.

Supreme Court Adds Virginia Redistricting Case to Docket

Petitioners in the case argued law-makers packed too many black voters into certain delegate districts, thereby reducing their political influence in others.

Last year, a federal, three-judge panel ruled state lawmakers did not improperly use race as a factor when drawing most of the district boundaries.

The U.S. Supreme Court will now review that ruling during their next term, which begins in October.

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