3/1 primary registration deadline is today, 2/8
2016 Elections / National / Politics / Virginia

3/1 primary registration deadline is today, 2/8

The Iowa caucuses and the New Hampshire primary have sucked almost all of the attention lately. The rest has been taken up by the on-again, off-again (it’s off) argument over the Republican “loyalty oath” (that really wasn’t a loyalty oath at all, but I digress) in Virginia. Meanwhile, I’ve seen very little attention paid to … Continue reading

NARAL Women of Color summits in September
Hampton Roads / Local / Politics / Virginia

NARAL Women of Color summits in September

NARAL Pro-Choice Virginia will hold summits in Fairfax and Norfolk next month. Women of color are disproportionally impacted by anti-abortion, anti-women policies at both the state and national level, and yet women of color have historically been left out, ignored, or under-represented in the reproductive rights movement. NARAL Pro-Choice Virginia is committed to changing this. … Continue reading

Nov 15: House District 21
2015 Elections / Hampton Roads / Local / Politics / Virginia

Nov 15: House District 21

House of Delegates District 21 is located primarily within the City of Virginia Beach with a small portion of it being in Chesapeake. 57% of the districts inhabitants are white, while 25% are black, 13% are Asian and 4% another race. The district, according to VPAP, became slightly more Republican after the 2011 redistricting, based … Continue reading