June 24, 2017

Virginia’s Power Broker (The American Prospect)

Farnsworth Lectures at Virginia Boys State

Stephen Farnsworth, professor of political science and director of the University’s Center for Leadership and Media Studies, delivered a lecture titled “Virginia’s Candidate Selection Process: Examining Recent Primaries and Conventions” at the American Legion Boys State of Virginia at Radford University on June 21. The week-long government education program brings together nearly 700 of Virginia’s top rising high school seniors in the social sciences.

Wisconsin gerrymandering case could have profound effect in Virginia (Daily Press)

U.S. President: “I Am Being Investigated” (CTV News Channel)

Danica Roem Is Making Trans Political History In Virginia (The Daily Beast.com)

Results of Virginia’s Primary Hint at Future for Trump, Sanders Movements (The Stream.com)

Jeff Sessions: “I Am Not Stonewalling” (CTV News Channel)

Virginia’s Most Anti-LGBT Lawmaker Might Lose His Seat to State’s First Openly Transgender Candidate (Mother Jones.com)

Symbolism heavy in Virginia House race (The Daily Signal)

Topic: Virginia Primaries (WMAL)