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  • Even Trump Supports Gun Reforms Killed by Virginia House GOP

    Friday, February 23, 2018

    RICHMOND, Va. – In a statement Tweeted yesterday, President Donald Trump declared his support for comprehensive background checks and banning the sale of bumpstocks – two Democratic initiatives that were recently killed by Republican-controlled subcommittees in party-line votes.

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  • House Passes Budget That Expands Health Care Access

    Thursday, February 22, 2018

    RICHMOND, Va. – House Democrats today voted in favor of a budget that largely reflected the values that Virginians voted for in November, including extending access to affordable health care to nearly 400,000 Virginians through Medicaid expansion.
                                                                          

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  • General Assembly Passes Democratic Bill to Protect Workers Struggling with Student Loans

    Tuesday, February 20, 2018

    RICHMONDVa. – Both chambers of the Virginia General Assembly have unanimously passed Delegate Schuyler VanValkenburg’s bill to end the practice of suspending certain professional licenses due to unpaid student loans.

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