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Alex Lemieux

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

Bill Lifting Age Cap For Autism Insurance Coverage Passes VA House

The approximately 10,000 Virginians with autism could very soon have expanded access to healthcare, requiring health insurance plans to cover treatment, regardless of the patient’s age.

Trump Condemns Northam’s Abortion Comments, Promises To Protect The Unborn

In his State of the Union address, President Donald Trump slammed Virginia Governor Ralph Northam's "infanticide" comments, asking Congress to pass legislation to prohibit late-term abortions.

Bill Passes To Aid Library Of Virginia’s Processing Of ‘Governor’s Papers’

In the effort for providing better government transparency, a bill to aid the Library of Virginia in processing "Governor's Papers" passed unanimously in the House of Delegates.

Speaker Kirk Cox Endorses Coward Over Adams In HOD-68

“Garrison brings a fresh conservative perspective to our party, and will run a robust campaign, centered around ideas, that will solve the challenges individuals and families in our Commonwealth face," Speaker Cox said.

34 Democrats Vote Down Republican-Led Emergency Tax Relief

As Republicans remain unified behind tax relief, Democrats remain committed to emptying the pockets of middle-class Virginians.

When Will Governor Ralph Northam’s Cabinet Call For His Resignation?

Every day Governor Ralph Northam remains in office is another day Virginia cannot move forward from such a disgusting chapter in its history.

Dixie Debacle: Virginia’s Governor Northam Fails To Resign Amid Racial Controversy

Ralph Northam, Virginia's moonwalking, formerly-blackface governor, will not resign, but says he will "revisit" the decision if he is not "effective or efficient."
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Virginia Democrat Recants Support Of Controversial Late-Term Abortion Bill After Nationwide Backlash

Support for the bill that would repeal any meaningful protections for the unborn has waned over the past few days.

January Jobs Report Shatters Expectations, 304,000 Jobs Created

The Federal Reserve is set to take a less aggressive approach to interest rate hikes in 2019 after the U.S. central bank instituted four rate increases in 2018. 

Funding For Border Wall Left Out By Pelosi In Negotiations With Trump

The latest exchanges between President Donald Trump and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi have resolved little as lawmakers have until February 15 to strike a deal before the government could again shut down.