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For the times they are a-changin': "Many Virginia incumbents go years without challengers, and as districts have become more polarized, Democrats have sometimes struggled to field challengers…

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SENATE DEMOCRATIC LEADERSHIP VETO SESSION STATEMENT

RICHMOND -- This evening, Senate Democratic Leader Senator Dick Saslaw (D-Fairfax) and Senate Democratic Caucus Chair Senator Mamie Locke (D-Hampton) released the following joint statement coming out of the 2017 Reconvened Session:   For the fourth year in a…

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SENATE DEMOCRATS' SINE DIE RECAP

RICHMOND – In honor of sine die, we wanted to provide a recap of Senate Democrats’ accomplishments during the 2017 legislative session. Throughout our time in Richmond, we have been fighting tirelessly to make life better for working families across Virginia. When developi…

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SENATE BANS SANCTUARY CITIES

RICHMOND - This afternoon, after a lengthy floor debate, the Republican controlled Senate passed HB 2000 by Charles Poindexter (R-Glade Hill) on a party line vote to permanently bar localities from adopting sanctuary city policies. The bill now heads to Governor McAulif…

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