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Opinion | Virginia needs to get it together

Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax talks on Feb. 2 about the allegations of sexual assault and the possibility of him becoming the next governor of Virginia.

By Devi Ruia, For The Pitt News

February 10, 2019

For these men to keep their positions would not only be an insult to the people of Virginia, but a terrible stain on the entire Democratic Party. All of them men should either resign or be removed from office.

Editorial: Northam’s racist photo is inexcusable

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam, with his wife Pam at his side, said at a news conference in the Executive Mansion on Saturday, Feb. 2, that he is not the person in the racist photo in the East Virginia Medical School yearbook and he will not resign.

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

February 4, 2019

Northam is far too defensive of something that has no defense, and should immediately resign from office as the vast majority of his fellow Democrats demand.

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