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Alex Lemieux

Alex Lemieux is a Richmond-based editor with The Republican Standard.

Virginia Lawmakers Approve Speed Camera Use In Highway Work Zones

The move from the Virginia General Assembly comes after a 20 percent increase in highway work zone deaths in 2017 and over 2,600 crashes in those areas.

Federal Court Ruling Alters Virginia House of Delegates Map Ahead Of 2019 Elections

26 House districts in the Richmond and Hampton Roads metropolitan areas will be altered as Virginia's redistricting case is still set to be heard by the U.S. Supreme Court on March 18.

President Trump Receives Just $1.375 Billion In Border Wall Funding

President Donald Trump receives four times less money than he requested, and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi reneges on her promise not to fund border wall construction.

GOP’s Billion Dollar Tax Reform Package Passed By VA General Assembly

Both bills were approved as “emergency” legislation, meaning their provisions will become effective as soon as they are signed by the governor. 

Gaslighting Governor Northam Blames ‘White Privilege’ For Racist Photos

Continuing to embarrass the Commonwealth, Governor Ralph Northam (D) chalks up blackface to white privilege.

Fairfax Scandal Deepens As Staffers Resign, Accusers Look To Testify

Four aides to Virginia Lieutenant Governor Justin Fairfax (D) have resigned as his two accusers, Dr. Vanessa Tyson and Meredith Wilson, look to testify to the alleged sexual assault and rape allegations.

Controversy Continues As Ralph Northam Calls Slaves Brought To Virginia Colony ‘Indentured Servants’

Virginia Governor Ralph Northam (D) shows off his historical ineptness during his first interview since his racial controversy began.

NOVA Democrat Moving To Impeach Lt. Gov. Fairfax On Monday

"On Monday, I will be introducing articles of impeachment for Lt. Governor Justin Fairfax if he has not resigned before then," said Delegate Patrick Hope (D-Arlington).

Trump Confident Virginia Votes Red In 2020

With racial and sexual controversy roiling Virginia's Democrat-led executive branch, and their attempt to push a shocking, infanticide-laden late-term abortion bill, President Trump is looking at the Old Dominion as a battleground in 2020.

Virginia’s Senior Congressional Democrat Quashed Fairfax Sexual Assault Allegation

Congressman Bobby Scott was made aware of the sexual assault allegation against Lieutenant Governor Justin Fairfax in December 2017 and January 2018, but did absolutely nothing.