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

Investigation Into Northam’s Racist Photo Will Conclude Later This Month

Eastern Virginia Medical School and McGuireWoods teamed up to unearth the origin of the scandal that rocked in Commonwealth the February 2019.

Trump Looks For ‘Tougher’ Border Enforcement As DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen Resigns

The shakeup shows President Donald Trump is set to go in a different direction amid ongoing influx of migrants at the U.S.-Mexico border from Central and South America.

McAuliffe Says He Now Supports Virginia’s Controversial Late-Term Abortion Bill

Terry McAuliffe, who is eyeing a 2020 run at the White House, says the highly controversial late-term abortion bill supported by a majority of Virginia Democrats is "common sense," even after he said he would "absolutely not" support it just one month ago.

Half Billion In Virginia Military Projects At Risk Over Trump’s Emergency Declaration

The Commonwealth has $493 million in military projects approved by Congress, but not yet contracted by the Pentagon that are now at risk due to their funds being diverted to build the southern border wall. 

House Democrats Refuse Bipartisan Hearing For Sexual Assault Survivors In Reconvened Session

"This is good news for Lieutenant Governor Justin Fairfax, but a bad day for sexual assault survivors who simply want their chance to be heard," said House Courts of Justice Committee Chairman Rob Bell. 

House Judiciary Committee Preparing Subpoena For Unredacted Mueller Report

Attorney General William Barr said that certain information must be redacted before the report is released, including secret grand jury information, intelligence sources, and methods and information that, according to federal law, cannot be public, or could infringe on privacy.

Kirk Cox Slams House Democrats Refusing Bipartisan Hearing For Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax’s Sexual...

“There should be no mistake about what has happened here: the alleged victims are seeking a bipartisan hearing; Republicans are seeking a bipartisan hearing; Democrats in the House of Delegates are refusing to allow that to happen," charged Speaker of the House of Delegates Kirk Cox.

Google’s Contention With Conservatives On AI Ethics Council Shows Troubling Problem With Emergence

Humans values will manifest themselves in artificial intelligence and be amplified beyond reason. Its creation cannot be influenced by ideology.

Virginia’s Langley Air Force Base Set To Welcome Squadron Of F-22 Raptors

The estimated amount of jobs that are said to come to the Hampton area associated with the relocation of the squadron sits between 600 and 800, and, of course, really, really cool airplanes.

Redacted Version Of Mueller Report Will Be Released By Mid-April

One week after U.S. Attorney General William Barr sent a four-page letter to Congress detailing that White House Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into...