Seventh District Democratic Congresswoman Abigail Spanberger late yesterday secured $55 million in increased funding for Rural Broadband infrastructure. Charles Fishburne reports.
Wednesday, Virginia Democrats announced a coordinated campaign to flip the GOP-controlled state legislature in November’s elections. They’ll get help from a man they once rejected -- Gov. Ralph Northam.
Tuesday, 4th District Democratic Congressman Don McEachin led a bi-partisan group of House members introducing a bill to crack down on robocall violators.
Speaker: Creigh Deeds
Statement: Red-flag laws have been “shown to reduce the number of suicides by firearms.”
Date: June 11
Setting: Radio interview
State Sen. Creigh Deeds, a leading voice for mental health reform, is talking up a “red-flag law” in Virginia that would allow the seizure of guns from people deemed substantial threats to themselves or others.