In an unexpected turn around the Democrat Governor of Virginia has struck a deal with Republicans to continue recognizing gun carry permits from 25 states despite the Democrat Attorney General’s decision late last year to do away with the recognition.
Famed Hollywood actress Maureen O’Hara was laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery on Monday.
A gun control group chaired by Michael Bloomberg was unable to shift control of the Virginia legislature on Tuesday despite spending more than $2.4 million.
The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) has no internal policy on the carrying of firearms within its system and follows the laws of the jurisdictions it operates in, according to a spokesman.
A Confederate statue in Alexandria, Va., is the latest memorial associated with the Civil War to be branded “problematic” by Democrats.
Jim Webb, the former Democratic senator from Virginia and potential 2016 Democratic presidential candidate, called for increased congressional input and presidential leadership in laying out coherent foreign policy values for dealing with other countries and potential threats.
Martin Greenfield has gone from Auschwitz inmate to business owner and legendary tailor over the past 70 years, and on Friday he shared the lessons from his storied life and career with an audience of interns and young professionals at the Young America’s Foundation’s headquarters in Reston, Va.
Virginia’s Joe Morrissey, who served a short jail sentence for his sexual relationship with his teenage secretary, had previously denied that the charges were true but now has admitted that the two have a child together and will be getting married.
Consummate D.C. insider Terry McAuliffe resides in the governor’s mansion built by tobacco farmer James Monroe, demonstrating that Virginians have always elected those who excel at peddling its staple crop. The farms that blanketed the I-95 corridor between Washington, D.C., and Richmond are mostly gone now, the land purchased by political profiteers. The stalks have been replaced by glass towers housing the media, contracting, and consulting giants that now serve as the backbone of the Virginia economy. Yet there are some members of the transplanted D.C. caste—former Marines, ambassadors, and George W. Bush appointees—who still pay tribute to the much maligned weed; they can be found at the Embassy Cigar Lounge in Stafford, Va., which celebrated its first anniversary on May 1.