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Second Manafort sentencing brings total to 7.5 years

Second Manafort sentencing brings total to 7.5 years

A federal judge on Wednesday added 43 months to Paul Manafort’s prison term, bringing the total sentence to 7 1/2 years for the former Trump campaign chairman. Manafort, 69, appeared ...

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Fairfax removed from leadership post in lieutenant governors group

Fairfax removed from leadership post in lieutenant governors group

Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax (D) was removed from his post as chairman of the Democratic Lieutenant Governors Association (DLGA) on Friday after two women came forward this week to ...

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Virginia Legislative Black Caucus calls on Fairfax to step down

Virginia Legislative Black Caucus calls on Fairfax to step down

The Virginia Legislative Black Caucus (VLBC) called on Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax (D) to resign Friday after a second woman came forward to accuse him of sexual assault. The group ...

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Kaine calls for Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax to resign

Kaine calls for Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax to resign

Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) is joining calls for Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax (D) to resign after a second woman accused him of sexual assault, adding pressure on the top ...

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Northam holds staff meeting amid calls to resign

Northam holds staff meeting amid calls to resign

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam (D) on Sunday reportedly called for an abrupt senior staff meeting as he faces calls to resign over a controversy involving a racist photo. The Washington ...

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Northam’s yearbook photo depicting men in blackface, KKK robes ‘unforgivable’

Trump: Northam’s yearbook photo depicting men in blackface, KKK robes ‘unforgivable’

President Trump blasted Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam on Saturday after Northam apologized at a press conference hours earlier for a photo that appeared in his medical school yearbook depicting two ...

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Ocasio-Cortez: Northam should resign, his defenders ‘deserve scrutiny’

Ocasio-Cortez: Northam should resign, his defenders ‘deserve scrutiny’

New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D) joined the chorus of Democrats calling on Gov. Ralph Northam (D-Va.) to resign on Saturday after a photo of men wearing blackface and Ku ...

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Northam resists calls to resign: I’ll keep fighting ‘for all people’

Northam resists calls to resign: I’ll keep fighting ‘for all people’

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam (D) on Friday night dismissed mounting calls for his resignation after admitting that he appeared in a picture showing a man wearing blackface and another dressed ...

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Support for Northam withers as Dems urge him to step down

Support for Northam withers as Dems urge him to step down

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam (D) saw his support within the Commonwealth wither Friday night with mounting calls from members of his own party for him to resign after he admitted ...

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McAuliffe calls on Northam to resign: Situation in Virginia is ‘untenable’

Former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) called on his successor Ralph Northam (D) to resign late Friday after Northam admitted he appeared in a picture showing a man wearing blackface ...

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