Discover the latest press releases and organizational announcements direct from the source.

New Trump Immigration Czar Compared Immigrants to Rats

Washington, DC—Former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli, widely reported as Donald Trump’s pick as immigration czar, compared immigrants to rats in 2012 and appeared to endorse family separation policies. Speaking on
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Federal Court Issues Landmark Abortion Rights Victory in Virginia

Advanced practice clinicians will now be able to provide first-trimester abortion care in Virginia Regarding today’s court ruling, Progress Virginia executive director Anna Scholl issued the following statement: “Today’s decision
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Virginia Progressive Community Reiterates Call For Northam To Immediately Resign

Richmond, VA–Virginia’s progressive community today reiterated our call for Governor Northam to resign his office immediately. The organizations listed below released the following joint statement: “We heard what the Governor
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Virginia Progressive Community Calls on Governor Ralph Northam to Resign

Richmond, VA–Following revelations of a racist photo featuring Governor Ralph Northam in his medical school yearbook today, the leadership of Virginia’s progressive community is calling on the Governor to resign
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Progress Virginia Calls On Leaders To Be Transparent On Amazon Incentives

Will Amazon pay its fair share or will our families be stuck with the tab? Richmond, VA – As rumors swirl that Amazon will be announcing Arlington’s Crystal City as
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GOP Court Filing Reveals Priorities: Saving Their Hides

Redistricting should prioritize voters’ voices, not reelection Richmond, VA—In a court filing yesterday, House Speaker Kirk Cox laid bare his true motivations when it comes to drawing political district boundaries:
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NEW DIGITAL AD: LOCAL SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS TELL THEIR STORY OF STRUGGLING TO KEEP DOORS OPEN, HARMS OF TRUMPTAX

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, July 17, 2018 PRESS CONTACT: Ali Javery alijavery1994@gmail.com 401-533-6482 Gina Baldwin gina@progressva.org NEW DIGITAL AD: LOCAL SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS TELL THEIR STORY OF STRUGGLING TO KEEP
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Virginia is Better for Working Families thanks to Governor Northam’s Signature

Paid Parental Leave EO a Win for Public Servants, Families Around the Commonwealth On June 26th, Governor Ralph Northam announced he signed two important executive orders: one is designed to ensure certain
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Progress Virginia Launches Campaign to Defend Family Planning

Title X Funding Under Attack from Republicans in DC, Congressman Dave Brat As leaders in the Commonwealth moved forward to expand health care access to hundreds of thousands of Virginians through Medicaid
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