The battle over immigration policies continues in Washington, with the House killing a hard-right immigration bill, setting the stage for debate on a more moderate compromise GOP package. But Democratic Senator Tim Kaine says reform is desperately needed.
Charles Fishburne is a correspondent for WCVE Public Radio. He brings over 40 years experience as a broadcast journalist and news executive in Richmond, Washington D.C. and New York. Charles was also a long-time television news anchor and news director in Richmond.
Articles by Charles Fishburne
The Virginia War Memorial has just been given a $5 million dollar gift from retired Richmond business executive C. Kenneth Wright.
A group of healthcare providers has filed suit in U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia, challenging a multitude of state abortion laws they say are outdated, unconstitutional and abridge women’s rights.
A 31-year old British man, with a wife and two young children--and Lou Gehrig’s disease--is making a 7,000 mile round-trip to Richmond every two weeks for a chance to use a drug that could prolong his quality of life.
Henrico County has just hired its first Housing Specialist to address issues like community revitalization, affordable housing, and finding and using revenue streams to rebuild aging communities.
Virginia’s unemployment rate in May was the lowest since 2007, and the state’s labor force expanded for the fourth straight month.
Earlier this week, we reported that former State Senator John Watkins had withdrawn his name to serve on the SCC and endorsed David Clarke instead. But at least one conservative organization objects.
A 60-block area of Highland Springs has been added to the Virginia Landmarks Register and the National Register of Historic Places.
Legislation to deal with the nationwide opioid crisis including four bills written by Virginia Senator Mark Warner, has just passed the Senate Finance Committee.