Virginia Republicans abandon plan for loyalty oath in March 1 primary

Virginia Republicans abandon plan for loyalty oath in March 1 primary

The Republican Party of Virginia has removed the requirement for the party loyalty pledge. A unanimous vote from the party’s State Central Committee ended the requirement. Many have criticized the oath, including GOP presidential candidate, Donald Trump, saying it deters first-time voters and independents. “We’re delighted,” said Corey Stewart, chairman of Trump’s Virginia campaign. “It

Trump’s Virginia Campaign Supporters hearing set for Wednesday, January 13, 2016 against state GOP in the Richmond, Virginia  federal court

Trump’s Virginia Campaign Supporters hearing set for Wednesday, January 13, 2016 against state GOP in the Richmond, Virginia federal court

By ANDREW SHANNON – Newport News, Virginia Virginia Beach Attorney Chuck Smith filed a lawsuit against the Virginia GOP and the Virginia State Board of Elections in the federal court on behalf of Trump Virginia Campaign supporters on Wednesday, January 06, 2016 and the hearing is set for Wednesday, January 13, 2016. “On Wednesday, January

Southern Christian Leadership Conference files suit against Office of Human Affairs

Southern Christian Leadership Conference files suit against Office of Human Affairs

Theresa Clift of the Daily Press reported on a suit filed against the Office of Human Affairs by the Southern Christian Leadership Conference. The Virginia chapter of the SCLC is ordering the OHA (a local organization that serves low-income families) to release documents requested in response to a Freedom of Information Act by Andrew Shannon