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Deplorable Oregonian @JaneSkillman · 49 minutes ago · 201 What the HELL is wrong with Virginia? PART 5 You will give up your guns, if you don't I'll have the National Guard cut your power, your phone lines, and your internet. Then, if you still refuse to comply I'll have you killed. Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam, Democrat. #WWG1WGA #2A #Trump2020 #KAG2020 #Blacks #BlacksForTrump #LatinosForTrump #Virginia #MAGA #Independents #WomenForTrump #TakeBackTheHouse
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Health care workers and hospitals are exhausted, and they are again facing increasing numbers of patients, affecting their ability to provide care.
I would also say, we knew that this storm was coming, we put warnings out. Why don’t you start asking some of these individuals that were out on the highway for hours one, did you know about this storm, two, why did you feel it was so important to drive through such a snow storm, and three, in hindsight, do you think maybe you should have stayed home or wherever you were rather than getting out on Interstate 95? I think that would be interesting, to hear that side of it.
We gave warnings, and people need to pay attention to these warnings, and the less people that are on the highways when these storms hit, the better.
I would also say, Matt, we knew that this storm was coming. We put warnings out. Why don’t you start asking some of these individuals that were out on the highway for hours one, did you know about this storm, two, why did you feel it was so important to drive through such a snow storm, and three, in hindsight, do you think maybe you should have stayed home or wherever you were rather than getting out on Interstate-95? I think that would be interesting, to hear that side of it.
I hate to vent on you right now, Matt, but I am getting sick and tired of people talking about what went wrong. I think we ought to be very thankful that nobody got hurt, nobody lost their lives, Interstate-95 is up and running, and people are back at home and back at work.
This land is in the middle of Richmond, and Richmonders will determine the future of this space, the Commonwealth will remove the pedestal, and we anticipate a safe removal and a successful conclusion to this project.
Linwood Holton changed what it means to serve as Governor of Virginia. Linwood Holton knew defeat at the ballot box before victory — and when Linwood Holton won, Linwood Holton made every moment count, if you want to know what American strength looks like, look at the famous photographs of Linwood Holton — smiling, as Linwood Holton walked Linwood Holton children to Richmond's public schools during the tensest moments of desegregation. Linwood Holton faced down Virginia's demons and enabled this Commonwealth to look ahead.
The past 18 months have seen historic change, from the pandemic to protests for racial justice that led to the removal of these monuments to a lost cause. It is fitting that we replace the old time capsule with a new one that tells that story.
This is ground zero and this expression has to be defended, it's not just the overall symbols of oppression and the general oppression ideals that we need to combat. We also need to combat things on the local level as well.
The past 18 months have seen historic change, from the pandemic to protests for racial justice that led to the removal of these monuments to a lost cause, it is fitting that we replace the old time capsule with a new one that tells that story.
Virginia's largest monument to the Confederate insurrection will come down this week, this is an important step in showing who we are and what we value as a Commonwealth.
Today it is clear — the largest Confederate monument in the South is coming down.
My thoughts are with those across the country impacted by this devastating storm, while we’re fortunate in Virginia to have avoided the hurricane itself, heavy rainfall is expected to cause additional flash flooding and dangerous conditions inportions of the Commonwealth. I’m grateful to the first responders and rescue crews currently on the ground, and I urge Virginians in these regions to stay alert.
It's our duty to make sure these headstones are returned to the graves they were intended to mark and honor.
The reality is that this Black oppression is alive and well in 2021, it's just in a different form.
I committed Ralph Northam and our administration to listening.
I understand politics and I saw what happened, but we worked through that and thankfully, Virginians stuck with me in clearly what was a difficult time. I was committed and I let people know that I was going to bring good from this. And I think people trusted me and stayed with me.
While Mr. Washington is the only person we know of rescued from Virginia's death row.
At a time when voting rights are under attack across our country, Virginia is expanding access to the ballot box, not restricting it.
I knew State Senator Augustus Benton as a lawmaker, an attorney, a banker, and a farmer raising beef cattle in Moccasin Valley, working the land just as generations of State Senator Augustus Benton family had done before him, state Senator Augustus Benton loved the outdoors, and State Senator Augustus Benton loved serving people even more. State Senator Augustus Benton pushed hard to bring jobs and investment to State Senator Augustus Benton district, and I will always be grateful for State Senator Augustus Benton courageous vote to expand health care for people who need it.
In our border communities, people routinely cross state lines to work, shop, and visit their families. what happens in these states directly affects us.
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That deadline is set in our code and it does not appear that I have the authority to change it.
Yes, that statue has been there for a long time. But it was wrong then and it is wrong now, so we're taking it down.
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I was not prepared because my mask was in the car. I take full responsibility for that.
No particular business has been singled out, but businesses where the patrons would be at risk to be confined and whether it would perhaps be more than 10 people, we made the decision to close them.
We've been fighting for testing, it's not a straightforward test. We don't even have enough swabs believe it or not.
Thousands of people came to Richmond to make their voices heard, today showed that when people disagree, they can do so peacefully. The issues before us evoke strong emotions, and progress is often difficult. I will continue to listen to the voices of Virginians, and I will continue to do everything in my power to keep our commonwealth safe.
We have received credible intelligence from our enforcement agencies that there are groups with malicious plans for the rally that is planned for Monday.
They want us to finally pass commonsense gun safety legislation, so no one has to fear being hurt or killed while at school, at work, or at their place of worship, i look forward to working with our new Democratic majority to make these priorities a reality.
Im here to officially declare today, November 5, 2019, that Virginia is officially blue.
This is a welcome ruling from the Supreme Court - it's like I've always said, voters should choose their representatives, not the other way around.
I will summon the members of the Senate and the House of Delegates to meet in special session for the purpose of passing common sense public safety laws.
Our hearts ache for victims of the senseless violence that has been inflicted on the community.
The infant would be delivered.
I appreciate the original invitation of VUU's administration, but I will abide by the students' wishes. I accept the Student Government Association's invitation for future dialogue and honest conversation issues of race, reconciliation and equity.
There's no better person to do that than a doctor. Virginia also needs someone who is strong, who has empathy, who has courage and who has a moral compass.
And if these accusations are determined to be true, I don't think he's going to have any other option but to resign.
It's been a horrific week for Virginia. A lot of individuals across Virginia have been hurt.
You have placed your trust in me to lead Virginia forward - and I plan to do that.
I could spare Democratic Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam from the difficult path that lies ahead. I could avoid an honest conversation about harmful actions from my past.
I intend to continue doing the business of Virginia, i could spare Democratic Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam from the difficult path that lies ahead. I could avoid an honest conversation about harmful actions from my past.
I believe now and then that I am not either of the people in this photo.
I am deeply sorry for the decision I made to appear as I did in this photo and for the hurt that decision caused then and now.
Because the message is that we live in a very diverse society. That means that we need to be inclusive.
I stand by what I said, i believe our president is a dangerous man. I think he lacks empathy. And he also has difficulty telling the truth, and it happens again and again. The Republican candidate, former RNC chairman The Republican candidate, who is roughly tied with Ralph Northam at 44 percent support in the polls, countered that the Democrat’s attack would make it more difficult to work with Donald Trump on behalf of Virginia.
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