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Virginia House Committee Advances ERA

Virginia House Committee Advances ERA

The Equal Rights Amendment is continuing to advance in the Virginia Legislature, where its passage is all but certain. Read full article: Virginia House Committee Advances ERA...→

Virginia House Committee Advances ERA

Virginia House Committee Advances ERA

The Equal Rights Amendment is continuing to advance in the Virginia Legislature, where its passage is all but certain. Read full article: Virginia House Committee Advances ERA...→

Gun rights activist Colion Noir: Virginia gun control legislation is all about power

Gun rights activist Colion Noir: Virginia gun control legislation is all about power

Gun rights activist Colion Noir told "Tucker Carlson Tonight" Monday that gun control legislation like the bills currently under consideration in Virginia affects minorities the most. Read full article: Gun rights activist Colion Noir: Virgini...→

David Hogg mocks, insults Virginia gun-rights rallygoers: ‘Put down the gun and pick up a book’

David Hogg mocks, insults Virginia gun-rights rallygoers: ‘Put down the gun and pick up a book’

David Hogg spent much of Monday mocking the gun-rights activists who marched on the Virginia Capitol in Richmond as insecure fascist wannabes in the thrall of white supremacy who need to read a book. Read full article: David Hogg mocks, insults Virginia gun-r...→

Actor Jeffrey Wright: Virginia Gun Rights Gathering Has a 'Klan Rally Smell to It'

Actor Jeffrey Wright: Virginia Gun Rights Gathering Has a 'Klan Rally Smell to It'

James Bond movie star and Dell Technologies pitchman Jeffrey Wright asserted, without evidence, that Monday's pro-Second Amendment gathering in Richmond, Virginia, "has a Klan-rally smell to it." Read full article: Actor Jeffrey Wright: Virginia Gun Right...→

WATCH LIVE: ‘Lobby Day’ gun rights rally in Virginia | WTOP

WATCH LIVE: ‘Lobby Day’ gun rights rally in Virginia | WTOP

Supporters of gun rights are in Richmond, Virginia for a rally against proposed changes in state gun laws. See a livestream of events. Read full article: WATCH LIVE: ‘Lobby Day’ gun rights rally...→

FBI working with Virginia law enforcement regarding ‘threats of violence’ before Monday’s gun rights rally

FBI working with Virginia law enforcement regarding ‘threats of violence’ before Monday’s gun rights rally

(CNN) — The FBI and local law enforcement are working together regarding “threats of violence” and Virginia clergy leaders are urging prayer and peace as... Read full article: FBI working with Virginia law enforcemen...→

Militias, white supremacists expected at Virginia gun-rights rally, officials warn

Militias, white supremacists expected at Virginia gun-rights rally, officials warn

State officials and U.S. hate-monitoring groups are warning about the potential for violence ahead of a gun-rights rally in Virginia that’s expected to draw a mix of militias, firearms advocates and white supremacists to Richmond. Read full article: Militias, white supremacists expected at...→

Virginia braces for unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists

Virginia braces for unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists

Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia’s picturesque Capitol Square, and one lawmaker even plans to hide in a safe house in advance of what’s expected to be an unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists. Read full article: Virginia braces for unprecedented show o...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

RICHMOND, Va. — Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia’s picturesque Capitol Square, and one lawmake… Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia | WTOP

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia | WTOP

Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem in advance of what’s expected to be an unprecedented show of force in Virginia by gun-rights activists. Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

An unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists is expected on Monday in Virginia Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Gun-rights groups challenge Virginia governor’s weapons ban as rally looms

Gun-rights groups challenge Virginia governor’s weapons ban as rally looms

Gun-rights groups asked a judge Thursday to lift a ban on guns that has been imposed for a massive pro-gun rally scheduled next week on the grounds of Virginia’s Capitol. Read full article: Gun-rights groups challenge Virginia gov...→

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam declares weapons ban ahead of Richmond gun rights rally

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam declares weapons ban ahead of Richmond gun rights rally

“The rally is going on no matter what,” insisted gun-rights advocate Philip Van Cleave, who said the temporary order is unconstitutional. Read full article: Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam declares wea...→

Virginia passes Equal Rights Amendment, becoming 38th state to approve landmark resolution

Virginia passes Equal Rights Amendment, becoming 38th state to approve landmark resolution

Virginia became the 38th state to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment on Wednesday after both state legislatures voted in favor of the measure, in an effort to have it added to the U.S. Constitution.  Read full article: Virginia passes Equal Rights Amendment, ...→

Secret Service pressed by House committee about cost of protecting Donald Trump, first family

Secret Service pressed by House committee about cost of protecting Donald Trump, first family

The U.S. Secret Service faced questions Wednesday from the Democratic chair of the House Homeland Security Committee about the price tag for protecting President Trump and his family. Read full article: Secret Service pressed by House committe...→

Virginia moves to brink of becoming 38th state to ratify ERA

Virginia on Wednesday moved to the brink of becoming the crucial 38th state to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment in what was seen as a momentous victory by women's rights advocates even... Read full article: Virginia moves to brink of becoming 38th...→

AOC blames racism for lack of ‘police in riot gear’ at Virginia gun-rights rally

AOC blames racism for lack of ‘police in riot gear’ at Virginia gun-rights rally

There were no arrests or confrontations with heavily armed police at Monday’s gun-rights rally in Richmond. This caused Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to wonder aloud why that was … and blame racism. Read full article: AOC blames racism for lack of ‘police in...→

Thousands rally for gun rights in Virginia

Thousands rally for gun rights in Virginia

The pushback against proposed new gun restrictions began immediately after Democrats won majorities in both the state Senate and House of Delegates in November. Much of the opposition has focused o… Read full article: Thousands rally for gun rights in Virgin...→

Trump on Virginia gun rally: Dems trying to take away 2nd Amendment rights

Trump on Virginia gun rally: Dems trying to take away 2nd Amendment rights

President Donald Trump claimed in a tweet Monday that Democrats in Virginia are a threat to gun-owners’ rights — as thousands of pro-gun activists arrived in Richmond to rally against p… Read full article: Trump on Virginia gun rally: Dems trying...→

Watch Live: Pro-2A Americans Come to Virginia to Rally for Gun Rights

Watch Live: Pro-2A Americans Come to Virginia to Rally for Gun Rights

Thousands of Virginians, as well as other Americans, will be in Richmond Monday for the Virginia Citizens Defense League's (VCDL) pro-Second Amendment rally. Read full article: Watch Live: Pro-2A Americans Come to Vir...→

Virginia braces for gun-rights rally as worries over violence, hate groups and militias grow

Virginia braces for gun-rights rally as worries over violence, hate groups and militias grow

Threats of violence, including claims of a militia storming Virginia's Capitol and protesters weaponizing drones, have put federal and state authorities on high alert ahead of Monday's gun-rights rally. Read full article: Virginia braces for gun-rights rally as ...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

An unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists is expected on Monday in Virginia Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Virginia House Republican leader to hate groups: ‘You are not welcome here’ | WTOP

The Virginia House Republican leader said anyone spreading “white supremacist garbage” is not welcome in Richmond after a state of emergency was declared because of threats surrounding a gun rights rally planned for Monday. Read full article: Virginia House Republican leader to hate...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia's picturesque Capitol Square, and one lawmaker even plans... Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Trump says Second Amendment is 'under very serious attack' in Virginia ahead of gun-rights rally

Trump says Second Amendment is 'under very serious attack' in Virginia ahead of gun-rights rally

President Trump on Friday declared the Second Amendment is “under very serious attack” in Virginia amid a contentious gun debate in the commonwealth and a controversial gun-rights rally in Richmond on Monday. Read full article: Trump says Second Amendment is 'under ve...→

Potential implementation of Equal Rights Amendment is complicated

Potential implementation of Equal Rights Amendment is complicated

Two years after Illinois' Legislature approved new language for the U.S. Constitution codifying that rights cannot be denied due to gender, the Equal Rights Amendment gained enough state support to be ratified. Its potential implementation is more complicated, though. Read full article: Potential implementation of Equal Rights...→

Judiciary Committee advances nomination of judge over Democrat objections

Judiciary Committee advances nomination of judge over Democrat objections

The Senate Judiciary Committee Thursday gave initial approval to President Trump’s controversial nominee for a federal appeals court over strong objections from Democrats. Read full article: Judiciary Committee advances nomination ...→

Virginia moves to brink of becoming 38th state to ratify Equal Rights Amendment

Virginia moves to brink of becoming 38th state to ratify Equal Rights Amendment

The votes carried symbolic weight and showed how much once-solidly conservative Virginia, a place that defeated the amendment time and again, has changed. Read full article: Virginia moves to brink of becoming 38th...→

Virginia moves to brink of becoming crucial 38th state to pass Equal Rights Amendment, but it may be too late

Virginia moves to brink of becoming crucial 38th state to pass Equal Rights Amendment, but it may be too late

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia moves to brink of becoming crucial 38th state to pass Equal Rights Amendment, but it may be too late. Read full article: Virginia moves to brink of becoming cruc...→

Virginia state legislature approves the Equal Rights Amendment

Virginia state legislature approves the Equal Rights Amendment

Virginia became the pivotal 38th state to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment, although the 1982 deadline has long passed to add it to the Constitution. Read full article: Virginia state legislature approves the ...→

David Hogg mocks, insults Virginia gun-rights rally participants

David Hogg mocks, insults Virginia gun-rights rally participants

TOP STORIES Trump issues new rule ensuring prayer in schools is protected Navy to name aircraft carrier for Pearl Harbor hero Dorie Miller Black pastor calls Trump more 'pro-black' than Obama... The nearly-20-year-old Harvard student reasoned that “17 y/o Trayvon Martin was shot on his way to get some skittles. Yet there are thousands of white men able to march around openly caring assault weapons on Capitol grounds. This is not ab Read full article: David Hogg mocks, insults Virginia gun-r...→

Alex Jones cruises through streets in InfoWars

Alex Jones cruises through streets in InfoWars "battle tank" as Proud Boys join him at Virginia gun rights rally

The controversial radio host was pictured in a black vehicle bearing the logo for InfoWars, his right-wing conspiracy website. Read full article: Alex Jones cruises through streets in In...→

At tense Virginia rally, gun-rights supporters chant 'We will not comply'

At tense Virginia rally, gun-rights supporters chant 'We will not comply'

The rally has focused national attention on Virginia's attempts to enact new gun regulations, pushed by Democrats who took control of the Statehouse Read full article: At tense Virginia rally, gun-rights supp...→

Virginia gun-rights rally: Activists plan unprecedented show of force

Virginia gun-rights rally: Activists plan unprecedented show of force

Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia's picturesque Capitol Square, and one lawmaker even plans to hide in a Read full article: Virginia gun-rights rally: Activists pla...→

Antifa deny they are marching with neo-Nazis at Virginia gun rights rally

Antifa deny they are marching with neo-Nazis at Virginia gun rights rally

Antifa Seven Hills issued a statement after VICE News reported the group would be attending a rally to protest pending gun control legislation in front of the Virginia Capital in Richmond on Monday. Read full article: Antifa deny they are marching with neo-N...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Second Amendment groups have identified the state as a rallying point for the fight against what they see as a national erosion of gun rights. Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia’s... Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

House Foreign Affairs Committee presses Pompeo to appear for Iran hearing

House Foreign Affairs Committee presses Pompeo to appear for Iran hearing

Rep. Eliot Engel, D-N.Y., on Friday pressed Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday to agree to testify before the House Committee on Foreign Affairs on the Trump administration's policy toward Iran and threatened to issue a subpoena if necessary.  Read full article: House Foreign Affairs Committee presses ...→

Wendy Murphy: Enact the Equal Rights Amendment now

Wendy Murphy: Enact the Equal Rights Amendment now

Virginia just became the 38th and final state needed to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment, which states, “Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by… Read full article: Wendy Murphy: Enact the Equal Rights Ame...→

Equal Rights Amendment supporters celebrate victory in Virginia — but still face opposition

Equal Rights Amendment supporters celebrate victory in Virginia — but still face opposition

The measure to officially prohibit discrimination based on sex was approved by Congress back in 1972, but not enough states passed it before the 1982 deadline for ratification. Read full article: Equal Rights Amendment supporters celebr...→

Virginia legislature passes Equal Rights Amendment in historic vote

Virginia legislature passes Equal Rights Amendment in historic vote

Supporters were jubilant that Virginia, after years of failure, will become the 38th state to approve the amendment. They pledged to mount a massive national campaign to enact it. Numerous legal hurdles still have to be cleared. And critics say... Read full article: Virginia legislature passes Equal Rights...→

Citing threats, Virginia bans weapons from gun-rights rally

Citing threats, Virginia bans weapons from gun-rights rally

Organizers have “unleashed something much larger, something they might not be able to control,” Virginia's governor said. Read full article: Citing threats, Virginia bans weapons fr...→

Virginia takes step closer to being the 38th state to ratify the ERA

Virginia takes step closer to being the 38th state to ratify the ERA

Amendments to the Constitution must be ratified by three-quarters of the states, or 38. But whether this one will go on to become the 28th Amendment may have to be decided in court because the dead… Read full article: Virginia takes step closer to being the ...→

Gun rights activist Colion Noir: Virginia gun control legislation is all about power

Gun rights activist Colion Noir: Virginia gun control legislation is all about power

Gun rights activist Colion Noir told "Tucker Carlson Tonight" Monday that gun control legislation like the bills currently under consideration in Virginia affects minorities the most. Read full article: Gun rights activist Colion Noir: Virgini...→

David Hogg mocks, insults Virginia gun-rights rally participants

David Hogg mocks, insults Virginia gun-rights rally participants

TOP STORIES Trump issues new rule ensuring prayer in schools is protected Navy to name aircraft carrier for Pearl Harbor hero Dorie Miller Black pastor calls Trump more 'pro-black' than Obama... The nearly-20-year-old Harvard student reasoned that “17 y/o Trayvon Martin was shot on his way to get some skittles. Yet there are thousands of white men able to march around openly caring assault weapons on Capitol grounds. This is not ab Read full article: David Hogg mocks, insults Virginia gun-r...→

Thousands rally for gun rights in Virginia

Thousands rally for gun rights in Virginia

The pushback against proposed new gun restrictions began immediately after Democrats won majorities in both the state Senate and House of Delegates in November. Much of the opposition has focused o… Read full article: Thousands rally for gun rights in Virgin...→

Actor Jeffrey Wright: Virginia Gun Rights Gathering Has a 'Klan Rally Smell to It'

Actor Jeffrey Wright: Virginia Gun Rights Gathering Has a 'Klan Rally Smell to It'

James Bond movie star and Dell Technologies pitchman Jeffrey Wright asserted, without evidence, that Monday's pro-Second Amendment gathering in Richmond, Virginia, "has a Klan-rally smell to it." Read full article: Actor Jeffrey Wright: Virginia Gun Right...→

At tense Virginia rally, gun-rights supporters chant 'We will not comply'

At tense Virginia rally, gun-rights supporters chant 'We will not comply'

The rally has focused national attention on Virginia's attempts to enact new gun regulations, pushed by Democrats who took control of the Statehouse Read full article: At tense Virginia rally, gun-rights supp...→

Watch Live: Pro-2A Americans Come to Virginia to Rally for Gun Rights

Watch Live: Pro-2A Americans Come to Virginia to Rally for Gun Rights

Thousands of Virginians, as well as other Americans, will be in Richmond Monday for the Virginia Citizens Defense League's (VCDL) pro-Second Amendment rally. Read full article: Watch Live: Pro-2A Americans Come to Vir...→

FBI working with Virginia law enforcement regarding ‘threats of violence’ before Monday’s gun rights rally

FBI working with Virginia law enforcement regarding ‘threats of violence’ before Monday’s gun rights rally

(CNN) — The FBI and local law enforcement are working together regarding “threats of violence” and Virginia clergy leaders are urging prayer and peace as... Read full article: FBI working with Virginia law enforcemen...→

Virginia braces for unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists

Virginia braces for unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists

Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia’s picturesque Capitol Square, and one lawmaker even plans to hide in a safe house in advance of what’s expected to be an unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists. Read full article: Virginia braces for unprecedented show o...→

Antifa deny they are marching with neo-Nazis at Virginia gun rights rally

Antifa deny they are marching with neo-Nazis at Virginia gun rights rally

Antifa Seven Hills issued a statement after VICE News reported the group would be attending a rally to protest pending gun control legislation in front of the Virginia Capital in Richmond on Monday. Read full article: Antifa deny they are marching with neo-N...→

Virginia House Republican leader to hate groups: ‘You are not welcome here’ | WTOP

The Virginia House Republican leader said anyone spreading “white supremacist garbage” is not welcome in Richmond after a state of emergency was declared because of threats surrounding a gun rights rally planned for Monday. Read full article: Virginia House Republican leader to hate...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia | WTOP

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia | WTOP

Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem in advance of what’s expected to be an unprecedented show of force in Virginia by gun-rights activists. Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia’s... Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Trump says Second Amendment is 'under very serious attack' in Virginia ahead of gun-rights rally

Trump says Second Amendment is 'under very serious attack' in Virginia ahead of gun-rights rally

President Trump on Friday declared the Second Amendment is “under very serious attack” in Virginia amid a contentious gun debate in the commonwealth and a controversial gun-rights rally in Richmond on Monday. Read full article: Trump says Second Amendment is 'under ve...→

Wendy Murphy: Enact the Equal Rights Amendment now

Wendy Murphy: Enact the Equal Rights Amendment now

Virginia just became the 38th and final state needed to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment, which states, “Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by… Read full article: Wendy Murphy: Enact the Equal Rights Ame...→

Potential implementation of Equal Rights Amendment is complicated

Potential implementation of Equal Rights Amendment is complicated

Two years after Illinois' Legislature approved new language for the U.S. Constitution codifying that rights cannot be denied due to gender, the Equal Rights Amendment gained enough state support to be ratified. Its potential implementation is more complicated, though. Read full article: Potential implementation of Equal Rights...→

Gun-rights groups challenge Virginia governor’s weapons ban as rally looms

Gun-rights groups challenge Virginia governor’s weapons ban as rally looms

Gun-rights groups asked a judge Thursday to lift a ban on guns that has been imposed for a massive pro-gun rally scheduled next week on the grounds of Virginia’s Capitol. Read full article: Gun-rights groups challenge Virginia gov...→

Equal Rights Amendment supporters celebrate victory in Virginia — but still face opposition

Equal Rights Amendment supporters celebrate victory in Virginia — but still face opposition

The measure to officially prohibit discrimination based on sex was approved by Congress back in 1972, but not enough states passed it before the 1982 deadline for ratification. Read full article: Equal Rights Amendment supporters celebr...→

Virginia moves to brink of becoming 38th state to ratify Equal Rights Amendment

Virginia moves to brink of becoming 38th state to ratify Equal Rights Amendment

The votes carried symbolic weight and showed how much once-solidly conservative Virginia, a place that defeated the amendment time and again, has changed. Read full article: Virginia moves to brink of becoming 38th...→

Virginia passes Equal Rights Amendment, becoming 38th state to approve landmark resolution

Virginia passes Equal Rights Amendment, becoming 38th state to approve landmark resolution

Virginia became the 38th state to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment on Wednesday after both state legislatures voted in favor of the measure, in an effort to have it added to the U.S. Constitution.  Read full article: Virginia passes Equal Rights Amendment, ...→

Citing threats, Virginia bans weapons from gun-rights rally

Citing threats, Virginia bans weapons from gun-rights rally

Organizers have “unleashed something much larger, something they might not be able to control,” Virginia's governor said. Read full article: Citing threats, Virginia bans weapons fr...→

Virginia moves to brink of becoming crucial 38th state to pass Equal Rights Amendment, but it may be too late

Virginia moves to brink of becoming crucial 38th state to pass Equal Rights Amendment, but it may be too late

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia moves to brink of becoming crucial 38th state to pass Equal Rights Amendment, but it may be too late. Read full article: Virginia moves to brink of becoming cruc...→

Virginia moves to brink of becoming 38th state to ratify ERA

Virginia on Wednesday moved to the brink of becoming the crucial 38th state to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment in what was seen as a momentous victory by women's rights advocates even... Read full article: Virginia moves to brink of becoming 38th...→

AOC blames racism for lack of ‘police in riot gear’ at Virginia gun-rights rally

AOC blames racism for lack of ‘police in riot gear’ at Virginia gun-rights rally

There were no arrests or confrontations with heavily armed police at Monday’s gun-rights rally in Richmond. This caused Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to wonder aloud why that was … and blame racism. Read full article: AOC blames racism for lack of ‘police in...→

David Hogg mocks, insults Virginia gun-rights rallygoers: ‘Put down the gun and pick up a book’

David Hogg mocks, insults Virginia gun-rights rallygoers: ‘Put down the gun and pick up a book’

David Hogg spent much of Monday mocking the gun-rights activists who marched on the Virginia Capitol in Richmond as insecure fascist wannabes in the thrall of white supremacy who need to read a book. Read full article: David Hogg mocks, insults Virginia gun-r...→

Alex Jones cruises through streets in InfoWars

Alex Jones cruises through streets in InfoWars "battle tank" as Proud Boys join him at Virginia gun rights rally

The controversial radio host was pictured in a black vehicle bearing the logo for InfoWars, his right-wing conspiracy website. Read full article: Alex Jones cruises through streets in In...→

Trump on Virginia gun rally: Dems trying to take away 2nd Amendment rights

Trump on Virginia gun rally: Dems trying to take away 2nd Amendment rights

President Donald Trump claimed in a tweet Monday that Democrats in Virginia are a threat to gun-owners’ rights — as thousands of pro-gun activists arrived in Richmond to rally against p… Read full article: Trump on Virginia gun rally: Dems trying...→

WATCH LIVE: ‘Lobby Day’ gun rights rally in Virginia | WTOP

WATCH LIVE: ‘Lobby Day’ gun rights rally in Virginia | WTOP

Supporters of gun rights are in Richmond, Virginia for a rally against proposed changes in state gun laws. See a livestream of events. Read full article: WATCH LIVE: ‘Lobby Day’ gun rights rally...→

Virginia braces for gun-rights rally as worries over violence, hate groups and militias grow

Virginia braces for gun-rights rally as worries over violence, hate groups and militias grow

Threats of violence, including claims of a militia storming Virginia's Capitol and protesters weaponizing drones, have put federal and state authorities on high alert ahead of Monday's gun-rights rally. Read full article: Virginia braces for gun-rights rally as ...→

Militias, white supremacists expected at Virginia gun-rights rally, officials warn

Militias, white supremacists expected at Virginia gun-rights rally, officials warn

State officials and U.S. hate-monitoring groups are warning about the potential for violence ahead of a gun-rights rally in Virginia that’s expected to draw a mix of militias, firearms advocates and white supremacists to Richmond. Read full article: Militias, white supremacists expected at...→

Virginia gun-rights rally: Activists plan unprecedented show of force

Virginia gun-rights rally: Activists plan unprecedented show of force

Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia's picturesque Capitol Square, and one lawmaker even plans to hide in a Read full article: Virginia gun-rights rally: Activists pla...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

An unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists is expected on Monday in Virginia Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

RICHMOND, Va. — Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia’s picturesque Capitol Square, and one lawmake… Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Second Amendment groups have identified the state as a rallying point for the fight against what they see as a national erosion of gun rights. Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia's picturesque Capitol Square, and one lawmaker even plans... Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

An unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists is expected on Monday in Virginia Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

House Foreign Affairs Committee presses Pompeo to appear for Iran hearing

House Foreign Affairs Committee presses Pompeo to appear for Iran hearing

Rep. Eliot Engel, D-N.Y., on Friday pressed Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday to agree to testify before the House Committee on Foreign Affairs on the Trump administration's policy toward Iran and threatened to issue a subpoena if necessary.  Read full article: House Foreign Affairs Committee presses ...→

Judiciary Committee advances nomination of judge over Democrat objections

Judiciary Committee advances nomination of judge over Democrat objections

The Senate Judiciary Committee Thursday gave initial approval to President Trump’s controversial nominee for a federal appeals court over strong objections from Democrats. Read full article: Judiciary Committee advances nomination ...→

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam declares weapons ban ahead of Richmond gun rights rally

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam declares weapons ban ahead of Richmond gun rights rally

“The rally is going on no matter what,” insisted gun-rights advocate Philip Van Cleave, who said the temporary order is unconstitutional. Read full article: Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam declares wea...→

Virginia legislature passes Equal Rights Amendment in historic vote

Virginia legislature passes Equal Rights Amendment in historic vote

Supporters were jubilant that Virginia, after years of failure, will become the 38th state to approve the amendment. They pledged to mount a massive national campaign to enact it. Numerous legal hurdles still have to be cleared. And critics say... Read full article: Virginia legislature passes Equal Rights...→

Secret Service pressed by House committee about cost of protecting Donald Trump, first family

Secret Service pressed by House committee about cost of protecting Donald Trump, first family

The U.S. Secret Service faced questions Wednesday from the Democratic chair of the House Homeland Security Committee about the price tag for protecting President Trump and his family. Read full article: Secret Service pressed by House committe...→

Virginia takes step closer to being the 38th state to ratify the ERA

Virginia takes step closer to being the 38th state to ratify the ERA

Amendments to the Constitution must be ratified by three-quarters of the states, or 38. But whether this one will go on to become the 28th Amendment may have to be decided in court because the dead… Read full article: Virginia takes step closer to being the ...→

Virginia state legislature approves the Equal Rights Amendment

Virginia state legislature approves the Equal Rights Amendment

Virginia became the pivotal 38th state to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment, although the 1982 deadline has long passed to add it to the Constitution. Read full article: Virginia state legislature approves the ...→

Gun rights activist Colion Noir: Virginia gun control legislation is all about power

Gun rights activist Colion Noir: Virginia gun control legislation is all about power

Gun rights activist Colion Noir told "Tucker Carlson Tonight" Monday that gun control legislation like the bills currently under consideration in Virginia affects minorities the most. Read full article: Gun rights activist Colion Noir: Virgini...→

AOC blames racism for lack of ‘police in riot gear’ at Virginia gun-rights rally

AOC blames racism for lack of ‘police in riot gear’ at Virginia gun-rights rally

There were no arrests or confrontations with heavily armed police at Monday’s gun-rights rally in Richmond. This caused Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to wonder aloud why that was … and blame racism. Read full article: AOC blames racism for lack of ‘police in...→

David Hogg mocks, insults Virginia gun-rights rally participants

David Hogg mocks, insults Virginia gun-rights rally participants

TOP STORIES Trump issues new rule ensuring prayer in schools is protected Navy to name aircraft carrier for Pearl Harbor hero Dorie Miller Black pastor calls Trump more 'pro-black' than Obama... The nearly-20-year-old Harvard student reasoned that “17 y/o Trayvon Martin was shot on his way to get some skittles. Yet there are thousands of white men able to march around openly caring assault weapons on Capitol grounds. This is not ab Read full article: David Hogg mocks, insults Virginia gun-r...→

David Hogg mocks, insults Virginia gun-rights rallygoers: ‘Put down the gun and pick up a book’

David Hogg mocks, insults Virginia gun-rights rallygoers: ‘Put down the gun and pick up a book’

David Hogg spent much of Monday mocking the gun-rights activists who marched on the Virginia Capitol in Richmond as insecure fascist wannabes in the thrall of white supremacy who need to read a book. Read full article: David Hogg mocks, insults Virginia gun-r...→

Thousands rally for gun rights in Virginia

Thousands rally for gun rights in Virginia

The pushback against proposed new gun restrictions began immediately after Democrats won majorities in both the state Senate and House of Delegates in November. Much of the opposition has focused o… Read full article: Thousands rally for gun rights in Virgin...→

Alex Jones cruises through streets in InfoWars

Alex Jones cruises through streets in InfoWars "battle tank" as Proud Boys join him at Virginia gun rights rally

The controversial radio host was pictured in a black vehicle bearing the logo for InfoWars, his right-wing conspiracy website. Read full article: Alex Jones cruises through streets in In...→

Actor Jeffrey Wright: Virginia Gun Rights Gathering Has a 'Klan Rally Smell to It'

Actor Jeffrey Wright: Virginia Gun Rights Gathering Has a 'Klan Rally Smell to It'

James Bond movie star and Dell Technologies pitchman Jeffrey Wright asserted, without evidence, that Monday's pro-Second Amendment gathering in Richmond, Virginia, "has a Klan-rally smell to it." Read full article: Actor Jeffrey Wright: Virginia Gun Right...→

Trump on Virginia gun rally: Dems trying to take away 2nd Amendment rights

Trump on Virginia gun rally: Dems trying to take away 2nd Amendment rights

President Donald Trump claimed in a tweet Monday that Democrats in Virginia are a threat to gun-owners’ rights — as thousands of pro-gun activists arrived in Richmond to rally against p… Read full article: Trump on Virginia gun rally: Dems trying...→

At tense Virginia rally, gun-rights supporters chant 'We will not comply'

At tense Virginia rally, gun-rights supporters chant 'We will not comply'

The rally has focused national attention on Virginia's attempts to enact new gun regulations, pushed by Democrats who took control of the Statehouse Read full article: At tense Virginia rally, gun-rights supp...→

WATCH LIVE: ‘Lobby Day’ gun rights rally in Virginia | WTOP

WATCH LIVE: ‘Lobby Day’ gun rights rally in Virginia | WTOP

Supporters of gun rights are in Richmond, Virginia for a rally against proposed changes in state gun laws. See a livestream of events. Read full article: WATCH LIVE: ‘Lobby Day’ gun rights rally...→

Watch Live: Pro-2A Americans Come to Virginia to Rally for Gun Rights

Watch Live: Pro-2A Americans Come to Virginia to Rally for Gun Rights

Thousands of Virginians, as well as other Americans, will be in Richmond Monday for the Virginia Citizens Defense League's (VCDL) pro-Second Amendment rally. Read full article: Watch Live: Pro-2A Americans Come to Vir...→

FBI working with Virginia law enforcement regarding ‘threats of violence’ before Monday’s gun rights rally

FBI working with Virginia law enforcement regarding ‘threats of violence’ before Monday’s gun rights rally

(CNN) — The FBI and local law enforcement are working together regarding “threats of violence” and Virginia clergy leaders are urging prayer and peace as... Read full article: FBI working with Virginia law enforcemen...→

Virginia braces for gun-rights rally as worries over violence, hate groups and militias grow

Virginia braces for gun-rights rally as worries over violence, hate groups and militias grow

Threats of violence, including claims of a militia storming Virginia's Capitol and protesters weaponizing drones, have put federal and state authorities on high alert ahead of Monday's gun-rights rally. Read full article: Virginia braces for gun-rights rally as ...→

Militias, white supremacists expected at Virginia gun-rights rally, officials warn

Militias, white supremacists expected at Virginia gun-rights rally, officials warn

State officials and U.S. hate-monitoring groups are warning about the potential for violence ahead of a gun-rights rally in Virginia that’s expected to draw a mix of militias, firearms advocates and white supremacists to Richmond. Read full article: Militias, white supremacists expected at...→

Virginia gun-rights rally: Activists plan unprecedented show of force

Virginia gun-rights rally: Activists plan unprecedented show of force

Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia's picturesque Capitol Square, and one lawmaker even plans to hide in a Read full article: Virginia gun-rights rally: Activists pla...→

Virginia braces for unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists

Virginia braces for unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists

Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia’s picturesque Capitol Square, and one lawmaker even plans to hide in a safe house in advance of what’s expected to be an unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists. Read full article: Virginia braces for unprecedented show o...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

An unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists is expected on Monday in Virginia Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Antifa deny they are marching with neo-Nazis at Virginia gun rights rally

Antifa deny they are marching with neo-Nazis at Virginia gun rights rally

Antifa Seven Hills issued a statement after VICE News reported the group would be attending a rally to protest pending gun control legislation in front of the Virginia Capital in Richmond on Monday. Read full article: Antifa deny they are marching with neo-N...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

RICHMOND, Va. — Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia’s picturesque Capitol Square, and one lawmake… Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Virginia House Republican leader to hate groups: ‘You are not welcome here’ | WTOP

The Virginia House Republican leader said anyone spreading “white supremacist garbage” is not welcome in Richmond after a state of emergency was declared because of threats surrounding a gun rights rally planned for Monday. Read full article: Virginia House Republican leader to hate...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Second Amendment groups have identified the state as a rallying point for the fight against what they see as a national erosion of gun rights. Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia | WTOP

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia | WTOP

Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem in advance of what’s expected to be an unprecedented show of force in Virginia by gun-rights activists. Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia's picturesque Capitol Square, and one lawmaker even plans... Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia’s... Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

An unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists is expected on Monday in Virginia Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Trump says Second Amendment is 'under very serious attack' in Virginia ahead of gun-rights rally

Trump says Second Amendment is 'under very serious attack' in Virginia ahead of gun-rights rally

President Trump on Friday declared the Second Amendment is “under very serious attack” in Virginia amid a contentious gun debate in the commonwealth and a controversial gun-rights rally in Richmond on Monday. Read full article: Trump says Second Amendment is 'under ve...→

House Foreign Affairs Committee presses Pompeo to appear for Iran hearing

House Foreign Affairs Committee presses Pompeo to appear for Iran hearing

Rep. Eliot Engel, D-N.Y., on Friday pressed Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday to agree to testify before the House Committee on Foreign Affairs on the Trump administration's policy toward Iran and threatened to issue a subpoena if necessary.  Read full article: House Foreign Affairs Committee presses ...→

Wendy Murphy: Enact the Equal Rights Amendment now

Wendy Murphy: Enact the Equal Rights Amendment now

Virginia just became the 38th and final state needed to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment, which states, “Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by… Read full article: Wendy Murphy: Enact the Equal Rights Ame...→

Potential implementation of Equal Rights Amendment is complicated

Potential implementation of Equal Rights Amendment is complicated

Two years after Illinois' Legislature approved new language for the U.S. Constitution codifying that rights cannot be denied due to gender, the Equal Rights Amendment gained enough state support to be ratified. Its potential implementation is more complicated, though. Read full article: Potential implementation of Equal Rights...→

Gun-rights groups challenge Virginia governor’s weapons ban as rally looms

Gun-rights groups challenge Virginia governor’s weapons ban as rally looms

Gun-rights groups asked a judge Thursday to lift a ban on guns that has been imposed for a massive pro-gun rally scheduled next week on the grounds of Virginia’s Capitol. Read full article: Gun-rights groups challenge Virginia gov...→

Judiciary Committee advances nomination of judge over Democrat objections

Judiciary Committee advances nomination of judge over Democrat objections

The Senate Judiciary Committee Thursday gave initial approval to President Trump’s controversial nominee for a federal appeals court over strong objections from Democrats. Read full article: Judiciary Committee advances nomination ...→

Equal Rights Amendment supporters celebrate victory in Virginia — but still face opposition

Equal Rights Amendment supporters celebrate victory in Virginia — but still face opposition

The measure to officially prohibit discrimination based on sex was approved by Congress back in 1972, but not enough states passed it before the 1982 deadline for ratification. Read full article: Equal Rights Amendment supporters celebr...→

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam declares weapons ban ahead of Richmond gun rights rally

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam declares weapons ban ahead of Richmond gun rights rally

“The rally is going on no matter what,” insisted gun-rights advocate Philip Van Cleave, who said the temporary order is unconstitutional. Read full article: Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam declares wea...→

Virginia moves to brink of becoming 38th state to ratify Equal Rights Amendment

Virginia moves to brink of becoming 38th state to ratify Equal Rights Amendment

The votes carried symbolic weight and showed how much once-solidly conservative Virginia, a place that defeated the amendment time and again, has changed. Read full article: Virginia moves to brink of becoming 38th...→

Virginia legislature passes Equal Rights Amendment in historic vote

Virginia legislature passes Equal Rights Amendment in historic vote

Supporters were jubilant that Virginia, after years of failure, will become the 38th state to approve the amendment. They pledged to mount a massive national campaign to enact it. Numerous legal hurdles still have to be cleared. And critics say... Read full article: Virginia legislature passes Equal Rights...→

Virginia passes Equal Rights Amendment, becoming 38th state to approve landmark resolution

Virginia passes Equal Rights Amendment, becoming 38th state to approve landmark resolution

Virginia became the 38th state to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment on Wednesday after both state legislatures voted in favor of the measure, in an effort to have it added to the U.S. Constitution.  Read full article: Virginia passes Equal Rights Amendment, ...→

Citing threats, Virginia bans weapons from gun-rights rally

Citing threats, Virginia bans weapons from gun-rights rally

Organizers have “unleashed something much larger, something they might not be able to control,” Virginia's governor said. Read full article: Citing threats, Virginia bans weapons fr...→

Secret Service pressed by House committee about cost of protecting Donald Trump, first family

Secret Service pressed by House committee about cost of protecting Donald Trump, first family

The U.S. Secret Service faced questions Wednesday from the Democratic chair of the House Homeland Security Committee about the price tag for protecting President Trump and his family. Read full article: Secret Service pressed by House committe...→

Virginia moves to brink of becoming crucial 38th state to pass Equal Rights Amendment, but it may be too late

Virginia moves to brink of becoming crucial 38th state to pass Equal Rights Amendment, but it may be too late

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia moves to brink of becoming crucial 38th state to pass Equal Rights Amendment, but it may be too late. Read full article: Virginia moves to brink of becoming cruc...→

Virginia takes step closer to being the 38th state to ratify the ERA

Virginia takes step closer to being the 38th state to ratify the ERA

Amendments to the Constitution must be ratified by three-quarters of the states, or 38. But whether this one will go on to become the 28th Amendment may have to be decided in court because the dead… Read full article: Virginia takes step closer to being the ...→

Virginia moves to brink of becoming 38th state to ratify ERA

Virginia on Wednesday moved to the brink of becoming the crucial 38th state to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment in what was seen as a momentous victory by women's rights advocates even... Read full article: Virginia moves to brink of becoming 38th...→

Virginia state legislature approves the Equal Rights Amendment

Virginia state legislature approves the Equal Rights Amendment

Virginia became the pivotal 38th state to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment, although the 1982 deadline has long passed to add it to the Constitution. Read full article: Virginia state legislature approves the ...→