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Keith Hare, Working across the Aisle

Posted:  -  By: Cassie Price

The 24-hour news cycle bombards us with stories of political gridlock caused by warring Democrats and Republicans. Less likely to make headlines are examples of good governance, which happens when…

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Speak up for access to quality child care during April!

Posted:  -  By: Emily Griffey

It’s time to add your voice to the conversation about plans for how Virginia spends our funding for child care assistance and quality improvement efforts. During April 2018, we have…

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Latasha Wiggins, CHIP Champion

Posted:  -  By: Cassie Price

Latasha Wiggins was standing in a parking lot alternately crying and talking into her phone to a woman in an office of one of Latasha’s elected representatives. It was two…

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Chloe Edwards, Kinship Care Advocate

Posted:  -  By: Cassie Price

Photograph: Chloe Edwards, left, pictured with her grandparents and Richmond mayor Levar Stoney. “You think you’re pretty, but you’re really not. You think you’re smart, but you’re really not. You’ll…

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2018 Legislative Session Update: Budget Will Go into Overtime

Posted:  -  By: Emily Griffey

Yesterday — day 58 of the 60-day General Assembly session — the House and Senate announced that they were not able to reach an agreement about providing health insurance coverage…

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