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2 more local governments in Virginia to delay reopening | WTOP

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam granted requests to the city of Richmond and Accomack County on Thursday afternoon to delay a gradual reopening.

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Northam delays Phase I of COVID-19 recovery for Northern Virginia | WTOP

Northam delays Phase I of COVID-19 recovery for Northern Virginia | WTOP

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam made it official on Tuesday: Much of Northern Virginia will delay the easing of public-health restrictions for two weeks.

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City officials in multiple jurisdictions in Northern Virginia issued a letter Su [...]

City officials in multiple jurisdictions in Northern Virginia issued a letter Sunday to Gov. Ralph Northam that they do not believe their region is ready to re [...]

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Virginia’s Reopening Guidance Leaves Some Worried It’s Too Soon

Virginia’s Reopening Guidance Leaves Some Worried It’s Too Soon

Local leaders and business owners in Northern Virginia were uncertain about Gov. Ralph Northam’s announcement that parts of the state could begin reopening as [...]

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Government gone too far? States rebuked for coronavirus lockdown measures

Government gone too far? States rebuked for coronavirus lockdown measures

The Justice Department has sided with a Virginia church suing Gov. Ralph Northam after police threatened a pastor with jail time or a $2,500 fine for violating [...]

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DOJ Joins Virginia Church in Fighting Democrat Gov. Ralph Northam’s Lockdown

DOJ Joins Virginia Church in Fighting Democrat Gov. Ralph Northam’s Lockdown

The DOJ is supporting a church's lawsuit against Virginia for coronavirus lockdown orders that allegedly threaten its constitutional rights.

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Open up: Virginia dentists see nonemergency patients with measures in place | WTOP

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s executive order prohibiting elective surgeries and limiting dental procedures expired last week and was not renewed.

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FEMA Approves Virginia for Decontamination Devices

FEMA Approves Virginia for Decontamination Devices

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam announced Sunday that the state will receive three devices capable of sterilizing personal protective equipment.

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Virginia judge rejects gym owner’s petition to reopen facilities | WTOP

A Virginia judge has rejected a petition from a gym owner who sought to reopen his facilities despite Gov. Ralph Northam’s executive order.

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Judge: Ralph Northam Cannot Close Indoor Gun Range During Shutdown

Judge: Ralph Northam Cannot Close Indoor Gun Range During Shutdown

Circuit Court Judge F. Patrick Yeatts issued a temporary injunction explaining that Governor Ralph Northam (D) lacks authority to...

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Virginia’s Coronavirus Testing Capacity Doubles in a Week

Virginia’s Coronavirus Testing Capacity Doubles in a Week

Virginia’s capacity to test for the coronavirus doubled in about a week, Gov. Ralph Northam said Monday. The state is able to test about 4,000 people a day as [...]

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Virginia Governor Outlines Plans to Reopen State

Virginia Governor Outlines Plans to Reopen State

Virginia’s Gov. Ralph Northam laid out what steps need to be taken to reopen businesses in Virginia as coronavirus testing is increased. He said he is relying [...]

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Protests against coronavirus lockdown orders once again hit Virginia capital

Protests against coronavirus lockdown orders once again hit Virginia capital

Protestors once again descended on the Virginia state capital of Richmond on Wednesday to demand Gov. Ralph Northam ease the state’s lockdown orders amid the c [...]

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Virginia pastor dies from coronavirus after vowing to keep church open despite essential business order

Virginia pastor dies from coronavirus after vowing to keep church open despite essential business order

Glenn spoke about the coronavirus on March 22, at his last known public service, days after Virginians were urged to avoid large non-essential gatherings of mo [...]

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Black Lawmakers Assail Virginia Governor Over Reopening Plans

Black Lawmakers Assail Virginia Governor Over Reopening Plans

Black lawmakers in Virginia are unhappy with Gov_ Ralph Northam’s plans to begin reopening most of the state later this week amid the coronavirus pandemic, say [...]

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Supreme Court to Hear Clash Over Trump Tax, Bank Records

Virginia’s attorney general is the latest of the top elected officials in the state to face a scandal. He said Wednesday that he once wore blackface. News4’s J [...]

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Leaders in Northern Virginia Urge Governor to Reconsider Reopening Plan

Leaders in Northern Virginia Urge Governor to Reconsider Reopening Plan

City officials in multiple jurisdictions in Northern Virginia issued a letter Sunday to Gov. Ralph Northam that they do not believe their region is ready to re [...]

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What’s the reopening plan for Virginia Beach? Officials await Northam’s OK | WTOP

What’s the reopening plan for Virginia Beach? Officials await Northam’s OK | WTOP

Virginia Beach will wait for Gov. Ralph Northam’s direction before making a decision, which will likely be discussed at next week’s city council meeting.

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VA Gov. Northam to Extend Closure of Nonessential Businesses to May 15

VA Gov. Northam to Extend Closure of Nonessential Businesses to May 15

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam (D) is extending his executive order shutting down businesses deemed "nonessential" until May 14.

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Virginia to enter phase 1 of reopening as early as next week

Virginia to enter phase 1 of reopening as early as next week

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam said Monday that hair salons, gyms, restaurants and churches will be able to reopen with restrictions when Virginia enters phase on [...]

Read full article: Virginia to enter phase 1 of reopening a...→
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Justice Department sides with Virginia church in lawsuit over coronavirus restrictions

Justice Department sides with Virginia church in lawsuit over coronavirus restrictions

The Justice Department late Sunday sided with a Virginia church suing Gov. Ralph Northam in what is believed to be the first legal action since Attorney Genera [...]

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Virginia sees big bump in coronavirus testing; more reopening details next week | WTOP

Virginia sees big bump in coronavirus testing; more reopening details next week | WTOP

Gov. Ralph Northam gave an update Friday about Virginia’s coronavirus response. Here’s the latest.

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Virginia Allowing Elective Medical Procedures to Resume

Virginia Allowing Elective Medical Procedures to Resume

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam says the state will allow doctors and dentists to resume elective procedures Friday

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Virginia gun range can open despite Ralph Northam executive order, jud

Virginia gun range can open despite Ralph Northam executive order, jud

TOP STORIES Firm tests UV light treatment that Trump was mocked for mentioning Eighty percent of the population has little or nothing to fear from COVID-19 Ant [...]

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Virginia governor notes increased coronavirus cases at poultry plants

Virginia governor notes increased coronavirus cases at poultry plants

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam noted Monday an increase in coronavirus cases at meat processing plants on the Eastern Shore and in the Shenandoah Valley, saying h [...]

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Virginia Moves Back Local Elections Amid Coronavirus Concerns

Virginia Moves Back Local Elections Amid Coronavirus Concerns

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam said the local elections scheduled for May 15 would be pushed back to May 19 as the state continues to fight the ongoing coronaviru [...]

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Watch Live: Virginia Protesters Demand Reopening of the State

Watch Live: Virginia Protesters Demand Reopening of the State

Virginians are convening in the state's capital on Wednesday to send a pointed message to Gov. Ralph Northam (D).

Read full article: Watch Live: Virginia Protesters Demand R...→
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Maryland, Virginia and District coordinating virus response | WTOP

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan, Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam and D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser spoke in a conference call Friday to discuss coordinating virus response ef [...]

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Gambling, transportation, discrimination and budget changes in Virginia | WTOP

From casinos and transportation to voting and anti-discrimination, Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has signed hundreds of bills and suggested amendments to dozens.

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Virginia Gov. Rejects Call to Halt Parole for Violent Felons

Virginia Gov. Rejects Call to Halt Parole for Violent Felons

Democratic Gov. Ralph Northam has rejected a call from several top GOP lawmakers to institute a moratorium on the release of certain inmates by the Virginia Pa [...]

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Virginia Governor Urged to Halt Release of Officer’s Killer

Virginia Governor Urged to Halt Release of Officer’s Killer

Four Republican Virginia lawmakers are at the last minute calling on Democratic Gov. Ralph Northam to prevent the release of a man who killed a police officer [...]

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Virginia Defends Coronavirus Restrictions in Church Lawsuit

Virginia Defends Coronavirus Restrictions in Church Lawsuit

Attorneys for Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam say an attempt by a Virginia church to prevent the state from barring gatherings of more than 10 people “would seriou [...]

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Virginia governor says some areas may impose stricter restrictions as state moves toward reopening

Virginia governor says some areas may impose stricter restrictions as state moves toward reopening

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam said Wednesday that the guidelines for a phased reopening of the commonwealth would serve as a "floor" for localities around the st [...]

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Northam: Phase 1 of reopening Virginia could happen May 15 | WTOP

Virginia should be able to enter the first phase of reopening the state as soon as May 15, Gov. Ralph Northam said Monday. Here’s the latest.

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DOJ Backs Lockdown-Violating Pastor in Suit Against Virginia

DOJ Backs Lockdown-Violating Pastor in Suit Against Virginia

The Justice Department has decided to back a Virginia church suing Gov. Ralph Northam after police threatened pastor Kevin Wilson with prison time or a $2,500 [...]

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada is banning the use and trade of assaul [...]

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada is banning the use and trade of assault-style weapons immediately... Virginia Gov_ Ralph Northam is defending recentl [...]

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Northam order ensures protections for health care workers | WTOP

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has signed an executive order which his office says reinforces some existing liability protections for the sta [...]

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Virginia sees rise in virus cases at poultry plants; plans to ramp up testing | WTOP

April 27, 2020, 4:45 PM... As a number of poultry processing facilities in Virginia see increased coronavirus cases, Gov. Ralph Northam said Monday that the co [...]

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Virginia Gov. Northam sued by pastor facing fine, jail for holding 16-person service

Virginia Gov. Northam sued by pastor facing fine, jail for holding 16-person service

A Virginia church filed a federal lawsuit against Gov. Ralph Northam after police threatened the pastor with jail time or a $2,500 fine for violating the state [...]

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Northam bashes Virginia's protesters during coronavirus: 'So selfish'

Northam bashes Virginia's protesters during coronavirus: 'So selfish'

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam accused protesters of being "selfish" on Wednesday, for challenging the novel coronavirus (VID-19) lockdown restrictions that have [...]

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Virginia coronavirus orders prompt few violation citations

Virginia coronavirus orders prompt few violation citations

Gov. Ralph Northam’s orders to stay at home and close non-essential businesses to slow the spread of the coronavirus have so far resulted in fewer than a dozen [...]

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Virginia Gov. Signs Bill to Regulate CBD Products as Food

Virginia Gov. Signs Bill to Regulate CBD Products as Food

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam recently signed a bill that would define hemp extract, such as CBD, as food and usher in state regulations on these products

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2 more local governments in Virginia to delay reopening | WTOP

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam granted requests to the city of Richmond and Accomack County on Thursday afternoon to delay a gradual reopening.

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Virginia Gov. Rejects Call to Halt Parole for Violent Felons

Virginia Gov. Rejects Call to Halt Parole for Violent Felons

Democratic Gov. Ralph Northam has rejected a call from several top GOP lawmakers to institute a moratorium on the release of certain inmates by the Virginia Pa [...]

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Supreme Court to Hear Clash Over Trump Tax, Bank Records

Virginia’s attorney general is the latest of the top elected officials in the state to face a scandal. He said Wednesday that he once wore blackface. News4’s J [...]

Read full article: Supreme Court to Hear Clash Over Trump T...→

City officials in multiple jurisdictions in Northern Virginia issued a letter Su [...]

City officials in multiple jurisdictions in Northern Virginia issued a letter Sunday to Gov. Ralph Northam that they do not believe their region is ready to re [...]

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Virginia Defends Coronavirus Restrictions in Church Lawsuit

Virginia Defends Coronavirus Restrictions in Church Lawsuit

Attorneys for Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam say an attempt by a Virginia church to prevent the state from barring gatherings of more than 10 people “would seriou [...]

Read full article: Virginia Defends Coronavirus Restriction...→
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What’s the reopening plan for Virginia Beach? Officials await Northam’s OK | WTOP

What’s the reopening plan for Virginia Beach? Officials await Northam’s OK | WTOP

Virginia Beach will wait for Gov. Ralph Northam’s direction before making a decision, which will likely be discussed at next week’s city council meeting.

Read full article: What’s the reopening plan for Virginia B...→
Government gone too far? States rebuked for coronavirus lockdown measures

Government gone too far? States rebuked for coronavirus lockdown measures

The Justice Department has sided with a Virginia church suing Gov. Ralph Northam after police threatened a pastor with jail time or a $2,500 fine for violating [...]

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Virginia to enter phase 1 of reopening as early as next week

Virginia to enter phase 1 of reopening as early as next week

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam said Monday that hair salons, gyms, restaurants and churches will be able to reopen with restrictions when Virginia enters phase on [...]

Read full article: Virginia to enter phase 1 of reopening a...→
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Open up: Virginia dentists see nonemergency patients with measures in place | WTOP

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s executive order prohibiting elective surgeries and limiting dental procedures expired last week and was not renewed.

Read full article: Open up: Virginia dentists see nonemerge...→
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DOJ Backs Lockdown-Violating Pastor in Suit Against Virginia

DOJ Backs Lockdown-Violating Pastor in Suit Against Virginia

The Justice Department has decided to back a Virginia church suing Gov. Ralph Northam after police threatened pastor Kevin Wilson with prison time or a $2,500 [...]

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Virginia sees big bump in coronavirus testing; more reopening details next week | WTOP

Virginia sees big bump in coronavirus testing; more reopening details next week | WTOP

Gov. Ralph Northam gave an update Friday about Virginia’s coronavirus response. Here’s the latest.

Read full article: Virginia sees big bump in coronavirus te...→
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Virginia judge rejects gym owner’s petition to reopen facilities | WTOP

A Virginia judge has rejected a petition from a gym owner who sought to reopen his facilities despite Gov. Ralph Northam’s executive order.

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Northam order ensures protections for health care workers | WTOP

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has signed an executive order which his office says reinforces some existing liability protections for the sta [...]

Read full article: Northam order ensures protections for he...→
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Virginia gun range can open despite Ralph Northam executive order, jud

Virginia gun range can open despite Ralph Northam executive order, jud

TOP STORIES Firm tests UV light treatment that Trump was mocked for mentioning Eighty percent of the population has little or nothing to fear from COVID-19 Ant [...]

Read full article: Virginia gun range can open despite Ralp...→
Virginia’s Coronavirus Testing Capacity Doubles in a Week

Virginia’s Coronavirus Testing Capacity Doubles in a Week

Virginia’s capacity to test for the coronavirus doubled in about a week, Gov. Ralph Northam said Monday. The state is able to test about 4,000 people a day as [...]

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Virginia Gov. Northam sued by pastor facing fine, jail for holding 16-person service

Virginia Gov. Northam sued by pastor facing fine, jail for holding 16-person service

A Virginia church filed a federal lawsuit against Gov. Ralph Northam after police threatened the pastor with jail time or a $2,500 fine for violating the state [...]

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Virginia Moves Back Local Elections Amid Coronavirus Concerns

Virginia Moves Back Local Elections Amid Coronavirus Concerns

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam said the local elections scheduled for May 15 would be pushed back to May 19 as the state continues to fight the ongoing coronaviru [...]

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Protests against coronavirus lockdown orders once again hit Virginia capital

Protests against coronavirus lockdown orders once again hit Virginia capital

Protestors once again descended on the Virginia state capital of Richmond on Wednesday to demand Gov. Ralph Northam ease the state’s lockdown orders amid the c [...]

Read full article: Protests against coronavirus lockdown or...→
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Virginia coronavirus orders prompt few violation citations

Virginia coronavirus orders prompt few violation citations

Gov. Ralph Northam’s orders to stay at home and close non-essential businesses to slow the spread of the coronavirus have so far resulted in fewer than a dozen [...]

Read full article: Virginia coronavirus orders prompt few v...→
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Maryland, Virginia and District coordinating virus response | WTOP

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan, Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam and D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser spoke in a conference call Friday to discuss coordinating virus response ef [...]

Read full article: Maryland, Virginia and District coordina...→
Virginia pastor dies from coronavirus after vowing to keep church open despite essential business order

Virginia pastor dies from coronavirus after vowing to keep church open despite essential business order

Glenn spoke about the coronavirus on March 22, at his last known public service, days after Virginians were urged to avoid large non-essential gatherings of mo [...]

Read full article: Virginia pastor dies from coronavirus af...→
Black Lawmakers Assail Virginia Governor Over Reopening Plans

Black Lawmakers Assail Virginia Governor Over Reopening Plans

Black lawmakers in Virginia are unhappy with Gov_ Ralph Northam’s plans to begin reopening most of the state later this week amid the coronavirus pandemic, say [...]

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Northam delays Phase I of COVID-19 recovery for Northern Virginia | WTOP

Northam delays Phase I of COVID-19 recovery for Northern Virginia | WTOP

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam made it official on Tuesday: Much of Northern Virginia will delay the easing of public-health restrictions for two weeks.

Read full article: Northam delays Phase I of COVID-19 recov...→
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Virginia Governor Urged to Halt Release of Officer’s Killer

Virginia Governor Urged to Halt Release of Officer’s Killer

Four Republican Virginia lawmakers are at the last minute calling on Democratic Gov. Ralph Northam to prevent the release of a man who killed a police officer [...]

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Leaders in Northern Virginia Urge Governor to Reconsider Reopening Plan

Leaders in Northern Virginia Urge Governor to Reconsider Reopening Plan

City officials in multiple jurisdictions in Northern Virginia issued a letter Sunday to Gov. Ralph Northam that they do not believe their region is ready to re [...]

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Virginia’s Reopening Guidance Leaves Some Worried It’s Too Soon

Virginia’s Reopening Guidance Leaves Some Worried It’s Too Soon

Local leaders and business owners in Northern Virginia were uncertain about Gov. Ralph Northam’s announcement that parts of the state could begin reopening as [...]

Read full article: Virginia’s Reopening Guidance Leaves Som...→
Virginia governor says some areas may impose stricter restrictions as state moves toward reopening

Virginia governor says some areas may impose stricter restrictions as state moves toward reopening

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam said Wednesday that the guidelines for a phased reopening of the commonwealth would serve as a "floor" for localities around the st [...]

Read full article: Virginia governor says some areas may im...→
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VA Gov. Northam to Extend Closure of Nonessential Businesses to May 15

VA Gov. Northam to Extend Closure of Nonessential Businesses to May 15

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam (D) is extending his executive order shutting down businesses deemed "nonessential" until May 14.

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DOJ Joins Virginia Church in Fighting Democrat Gov. Ralph Northam’s Lockdown

DOJ Joins Virginia Church in Fighting Democrat Gov. Ralph Northam’s Lockdown

The DOJ is supporting a church's lawsuit against Virginia for coronavirus lockdown orders that allegedly threaten its constitutional rights.

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Northam: Phase 1 of reopening Virginia could happen May 15 | WTOP

Virginia should be able to enter the first phase of reopening the state as soon as May 15, Gov. Ralph Northam said Monday. Here’s the latest.

Read full article: Northam: Phase 1 of reopening Virginia c...→
Justice Department sides with Virginia church in lawsuit over coronavirus restrictions

Justice Department sides with Virginia church in lawsuit over coronavirus restrictions

The Justice Department late Sunday sided with a Virginia church suing Gov. Ralph Northam in what is believed to be the first legal action since Attorney Genera [...]

Read full article: Justice Department sides with Virginia c...→
FEMA Approves Virginia for Decontamination Devices

FEMA Approves Virginia for Decontamination Devices

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam announced Sunday that the state will receive three devices capable of sterilizing personal protective equipment.

Read full article: FEMA Approves Virginia for Decontaminati...→
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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada is banning the use and trade of assaul [...]

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada is banning the use and trade of assault-style weapons immediately... Virginia Gov_ Ralph Northam is defending recentl [...]

Read full article: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canad...→
Virginia Allowing Elective Medical Procedures to Resume

Virginia Allowing Elective Medical Procedures to Resume

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam says the state will allow doctors and dentists to resume elective procedures Friday

Read full article: Virginia Allowing Elective Medical Proce...→
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Judge: Ralph Northam Cannot Close Indoor Gun Range During Shutdown

Judge: Ralph Northam Cannot Close Indoor Gun Range During Shutdown

Circuit Court Judge F. Patrick Yeatts issued a temporary injunction explaining that Governor Ralph Northam (D) lacks authority to...

Read full article: Judge: Ralph Northam Cannot Close Indoor...→

Virginia sees rise in virus cases at poultry plants; plans to ramp up testing | WTOP

April 27, 2020, 4:45 PM... As a number of poultry processing facilities in Virginia see increased coronavirus cases, Gov. Ralph Northam said Monday that the co [...]

Read full article: Virginia sees rise in virus cases at pou...→
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Virginia governor notes increased coronavirus cases at poultry plants

Virginia governor notes increased coronavirus cases at poultry plants

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam noted Monday an increase in coronavirus cases at meat processing plants on the Eastern Shore and in the Shenandoah Valley, saying h [...]

Read full article: Virginia governor notes increased corona...→
  • #Ralph Northam
Virginia Governor Outlines Plans to Reopen State

Virginia Governor Outlines Plans to Reopen State

Virginia’s Gov. Ralph Northam laid out what steps need to be taken to reopen businesses in Virginia as coronavirus testing is increased. He said he is relying [...]

Read full article: Virginia Governor Outlines Plans to Reop...→
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Northam bashes Virginia's protesters during coronavirus: 'So selfish'

Northam bashes Virginia's protesters during coronavirus: 'So selfish'

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam accused protesters of being "selfish" on Wednesday, for challenging the novel coronavirus (VID-19) lockdown restrictions that have [...]

Read full article: Northam bashes Virginia's protesters dur...→
  • #Ralph Northam
Watch Live: Virginia Protesters Demand Reopening of the State

Watch Live: Virginia Protesters Demand Reopening of the State

Virginians are convening in the state's capital on Wednesday to send a pointed message to Gov. Ralph Northam (D).

Read full article: Watch Live: Virginia Protesters Demand R...→
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Virginia Gov. Signs Bill to Regulate CBD Products as Food

Virginia Gov. Signs Bill to Regulate CBD Products as Food

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam recently signed a bill that would define hemp extract, such as CBD, as food and usher in state regulations on these products

Read full article: Virginia Gov. Signs Bill to Regulate CBD...→
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Gambling, transportation, discrimination and budget changes in Virginia | WTOP

From casinos and transportation to voting and anti-discrimination, Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has signed hundreds of bills and suggested amendments to dozens.

Read full article: Gambling, transportation, discrimination...→
  • #Ralph Northam

2 more local governments in Virginia to delay reopening | WTOP

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam granted requests to the city of Richmond and Accomack County on Thursday afternoon to delay a gradual reopening.

Read full article: 2 more local governments in Virginia to ...→
  • #Ralph Northam
Black Lawmakers Assail Virginia Governor Over Reopening Plans

Black Lawmakers Assail Virginia Governor Over Reopening Plans

Black lawmakers in Virginia are unhappy with Gov_ Ralph Northam’s plans to begin reopening most of the state later this week amid the coronavirus pandemic, say [...]

Read full article: Black Lawmakers Assail Virginia Governor...→
  • #Ralph Northam
Virginia Gov. Rejects Call to Halt Parole for Violent Felons

Virginia Gov. Rejects Call to Halt Parole for Violent Felons

Democratic Gov. Ralph Northam has rejected a call from several top GOP lawmakers to institute a moratorium on the release of certain inmates by the Virginia Pa [...]

Read full article: Virginia Gov. Rejects Call to Halt Parol...→
  • #Ralph Northam
Northam delays Phase I of COVID-19 recovery for Northern Virginia | WTOP

Northam delays Phase I of COVID-19 recovery for Northern Virginia | WTOP

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam made it official on Tuesday: Much of Northern Virginia will delay the easing of public-health restrictions for two weeks.

Read full article: Northam delays Phase I of COVID-19 recov...→
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Supreme Court to Hear Clash Over Trump Tax, Bank Records

Virginia’s attorney general is the latest of the top elected officials in the state to face a scandal. He said Wednesday that he once wore blackface. News4’s J [...]

Read full article: Supreme Court to Hear Clash Over Trump T...→
Virginia Governor Urged to Halt Release of Officer’s Killer

Virginia Governor Urged to Halt Release of Officer’s Killer

Four Republican Virginia lawmakers are at the last minute calling on Democratic Gov. Ralph Northam to prevent the release of a man who killed a police officer [...]

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  • #Ralph Northam

City officials in multiple jurisdictions in Northern Virginia issued a letter Su [...]

City officials in multiple jurisdictions in Northern Virginia issued a letter Sunday to Gov. Ralph Northam that they do not believe their region is ready to re [...]

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Leaders in Northern Virginia Urge Governor to Reconsider Reopening Plan

Leaders in Northern Virginia Urge Governor to Reconsider Reopening Plan

City officials in multiple jurisdictions in Northern Virginia issued a letter Sunday to Gov. Ralph Northam that they do not believe their region is ready to re [...]

Read full article: Leaders in Northern Virginia Urge Govern...→
  • #Ralph Northam
Virginia Defends Coronavirus Restrictions in Church Lawsuit

Virginia Defends Coronavirus Restrictions in Church Lawsuit

Attorneys for Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam say an attempt by a Virginia church to prevent the state from barring gatherings of more than 10 people “would seriou [...]

Read full article: Virginia Defends Coronavirus Restriction...→
  • #Ralph Northam
Virginia’s Reopening Guidance Leaves Some Worried It’s Too Soon

Virginia’s Reopening Guidance Leaves Some Worried It’s Too Soon

Local leaders and business owners in Northern Virginia were uncertain about Gov. Ralph Northam’s announcement that parts of the state could begin reopening as [...]

Read full article: Virginia’s Reopening Guidance Leaves Som...→
What’s the reopening plan for Virginia Beach? Officials await Northam’s OK | WTOP

What’s the reopening plan for Virginia Beach? Officials await Northam’s OK | WTOP

Virginia Beach will wait for Gov. Ralph Northam’s direction before making a decision, which will likely be discussed at next week’s city council meeting.

Read full article: What’s the reopening plan for Virginia B...→
Virginia governor says some areas may impose stricter restrictions as state moves toward reopening

Virginia governor says some areas may impose stricter restrictions as state moves toward reopening

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam said Wednesday that the guidelines for a phased reopening of the commonwealth would serve as a "floor" for localities around the st [...]

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Government gone too far? States rebuked for coronavirus lockdown measures

Government gone too far? States rebuked for coronavirus lockdown measures

The Justice Department has sided with a Virginia church suing Gov. Ralph Northam after police threatened a pastor with jail time or a $2,500 fine for violating [...]

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VA Gov. Northam to Extend Closure of Nonessential Businesses to May 15

VA Gov. Northam to Extend Closure of Nonessential Businesses to May 15

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam (D) is extending his executive order shutting down businesses deemed "nonessential" until May 14.

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DOJ Joins Virginia Church in Fighting Democrat Gov. Ralph Northam’s Lockdown

DOJ Joins Virginia Church in Fighting Democrat Gov. Ralph Northam’s Lockdown

The DOJ is supporting a church's lawsuit against Virginia for coronavirus lockdown orders that allegedly threaten its constitutional rights.

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Virginia to enter phase 1 of reopening as early as next week

Virginia to enter phase 1 of reopening as early as next week

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam said Monday that hair salons, gyms, restaurants and churches will be able to reopen with restrictions when Virginia enters phase on [...]

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Northam: Phase 1 of reopening Virginia could happen May 15 | WTOP

Virginia should be able to enter the first phase of reopening the state as soon as May 15, Gov. Ralph Northam said Monday. Here’s the latest.

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Open up: Virginia dentists see nonemergency patients with measures in place | WTOP

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s executive order prohibiting elective surgeries and limiting dental procedures expired last week and was not renewed.

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Justice Department sides with Virginia church in lawsuit over coronavirus restrictions

Justice Department sides with Virginia church in lawsuit over coronavirus restrictions

The Justice Department late Sunday sided with a Virginia church suing Gov. Ralph Northam in what is believed to be the first legal action since Attorney Genera [...]

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DOJ Backs Lockdown-Violating Pastor in Suit Against Virginia

DOJ Backs Lockdown-Violating Pastor in Suit Against Virginia

The Justice Department has decided to back a Virginia church suing Gov. Ralph Northam after police threatened pastor Kevin Wilson with prison time or a $2,500 [...]

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FEMA Approves Virginia for Decontamination Devices

FEMA Approves Virginia for Decontamination Devices

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam announced Sunday that the state will receive three devices capable of sterilizing personal protective equipment.

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Virginia sees big bump in coronavirus testing; more reopening details next week | WTOP

Virginia sees big bump in coronavirus testing; more reopening details next week | WTOP

Gov. Ralph Northam gave an update Friday about Virginia’s coronavirus response. Here’s the latest.

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada is banning the use and trade of assaul [...]

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada is banning the use and trade of assault-style weapons immediately... Virginia Gov_ Ralph Northam is defending recentl [...]

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Virginia judge rejects gym owner’s petition to reopen facilities | WTOP

A Virginia judge has rejected a petition from a gym owner who sought to reopen his facilities despite Gov. Ralph Northam’s executive order.

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Virginia Allowing Elective Medical Procedures to Resume

Virginia Allowing Elective Medical Procedures to Resume

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam says the state will allow doctors and dentists to resume elective procedures Friday

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Northam order ensures protections for health care workers | WTOP

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has signed an executive order which his office says reinforces some existing liability protections for the sta [...]

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Judge: Ralph Northam Cannot Close Indoor Gun Range During Shutdown

Judge: Ralph Northam Cannot Close Indoor Gun Range During Shutdown

Circuit Court Judge F. Patrick Yeatts issued a temporary injunction explaining that Governor Ralph Northam (D) lacks authority to...

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Virginia gun range can open despite Ralph Northam executive order, jud

Virginia gun range can open despite Ralph Northam executive order, jud

TOP STORIES Firm tests UV light treatment that Trump was mocked for mentioning Eighty percent of the population has little or nothing to fear from COVID-19 Ant [...]

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Virginia sees rise in virus cases at poultry plants; plans to ramp up testing | WTOP

April 27, 2020, 4:45 PM... As a number of poultry processing facilities in Virginia see increased coronavirus cases, Gov. Ralph Northam said Monday that the co [...]

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Virginia’s Coronavirus Testing Capacity Doubles in a Week

Virginia’s Coronavirus Testing Capacity Doubles in a Week

Virginia’s capacity to test for the coronavirus doubled in about a week, Gov. Ralph Northam said Monday. The state is able to test about 4,000 people a day as [...]

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Virginia governor notes increased coronavirus cases at poultry plants

Virginia governor notes increased coronavirus cases at poultry plants

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam noted Monday an increase in coronavirus cases at meat processing plants on the Eastern Shore and in the Shenandoah Valley, saying h [...]

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Virginia Gov. Northam sued by pastor facing fine, jail for holding 16-person service

Virginia Gov. Northam sued by pastor facing fine, jail for holding 16-person service

A Virginia church filed a federal lawsuit against Gov. Ralph Northam after police threatened the pastor with jail time or a $2,500 fine for violating the state [...]

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Virginia Governor Outlines Plans to Reopen State

Virginia Governor Outlines Plans to Reopen State

Virginia’s Gov. Ralph Northam laid out what steps need to be taken to reopen businesses in Virginia as coronavirus testing is increased. He said he is relying [...]

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Virginia Moves Back Local Elections Amid Coronavirus Concerns

Virginia Moves Back Local Elections Amid Coronavirus Concerns

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam said the local elections scheduled for May 15 would be pushed back to May 19 as the state continues to fight the ongoing coronaviru [...]

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Northam bashes Virginia's protesters during coronavirus: 'So selfish'

Northam bashes Virginia's protesters during coronavirus: 'So selfish'

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam accused protesters of being "selfish" on Wednesday, for challenging the novel coronavirus (VID-19) lockdown restrictions that have [...]

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Protests against coronavirus lockdown orders once again hit Virginia capital

Protests against coronavirus lockdown orders once again hit Virginia capital

Protestors once again descended on the Virginia state capital of Richmond on Wednesday to demand Gov. Ralph Northam ease the state’s lockdown orders amid the c [...]

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Watch Live: Virginia Protesters Demand Reopening of the State

Watch Live: Virginia Protesters Demand Reopening of the State

Virginians are convening in the state's capital on Wednesday to send a pointed message to Gov. Ralph Northam (D).

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Virginia coronavirus orders prompt few violation citations

Virginia coronavirus orders prompt few violation citations

Gov. Ralph Northam’s orders to stay at home and close non-essential businesses to slow the spread of the coronavirus have so far resulted in fewer than a dozen [...]

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Maryland, Virginia and District coordinating virus response | WTOP

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan, Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam and D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser spoke in a conference call Friday to discuss coordinating virus response ef [...]

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Virginia Gov. Signs Bill to Regulate CBD Products as Food

Virginia Gov. Signs Bill to Regulate CBD Products as Food

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam recently signed a bill that would define hemp extract, such as CBD, as food and usher in state regulations on these products

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Virginia pastor dies from coronavirus after vowing to keep church open despite essential business order

Virginia pastor dies from coronavirus after vowing to keep church open despite essential business order

Glenn spoke about the coronavirus on March 22, at his last known public service, days after Virginians were urged to avoid large non-essential gatherings of mo [...]

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Gambling, transportation, discrimination and budget changes in Virginia | WTOP

From casinos and transportation to voting and anti-discrimination, Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has signed hundreds of bills and suggested amendments to dozens.

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