January 17, 2018

Rising grades, rising concerns? (Elon News Network)

McAuliffe celebrates gains in final State of the Commonwealth address (The Washington Times)

The Changing Nature of Virginia Politics (WHRO TV)

Moon Jae-In Credits Trump For Inter-Korea Talks (CTV News Channel)

Lynne Richardson Column Appears in The Free Lance-Star

Read the latest column in The Free Lance-Star written by Lynne Richardson, vice president of Administration and Finance at  http://www.fredericksburg.com/business/columns/richardson-not-everyone-understands-your-lingo/article_11e34529-d9ba-5354-b1c9-d27f5a0b2bf8.html.

Stephen Farnsworth Comments in Various Media Outlets

Political Science Professor Stephen Farnsworth has been quoted in numerous media outlets, including The Washington Times, WHRO TV, CTV News, WAMU, WMAL, The Daily Press and The Washington Post. To read more, visit the following links:

McAuliffe celebrates gains in final State of the Commonwealth address (The Washington Times) https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2018/jan/10/terry-mcauliffe-celebrates-gains-in-final-state-of/

The Changing Nature of Virginia Politics (WHRO TV) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Oyef-VU22QM&feature=youtu.be

Moon Jae-In Credits Trump For Inter-Korea Talks (CTV News Channel)https://www.facebook.com/CTVNewsChannel/videos/1657652104296114/

Democrats Look To Leverage Recent Gains As Virginia General Assembly Opens (WAMU) https://wamu.org/story/18/01/09/neither-party-upper-hand-virginia-lawmakers-meet/

Mornings on the Mall (WMAL) http://www.wmal.com/2018/01/10/mornings-on-the-mall-01-10-18/

Voters in Virginia Appeal Ruling Against New Election (Courthouse News.com) https://www.courthousenews.com/voters-in-virginia-appeal-ruling-against-new-election/

Oprah for President (CTV News Channel) https://www.ctvnews.ca/video?clipId=1299184

An uncertain run-up to an uncertain General Assembly session (Daily Press) http://www.dailypress.com/news/politics/dp-nws-general-assembly-preview-2018-story.html

Debate over Confederate monuments unlikely to affect Lee-Jackson Day (Daily Press) http://www.dailypress.com/news/politics/dp-nws-lee-jackson-20180103-story.html

Election Emboldens Democratic Caucus (Richmond Magazine) http://richmondmagazine.com/news/field-notes/2017-election-emboldens-democratic-caucus/

Judge won’t block Republican in tight Virginia House race tainted by ballot mix-up (The Washington Post) https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/virginia-politics/judge-hears-arguments-in-tight-virginia-house-race-where-voters-got-wrong-ballots/2018/01/05/bea83732-f0be-11e7-b390-a36dc3fa2842_story.html?utm_term=.927e73525d1e

 

 

 

Governor Appoints to Monroe Museum Board of Regents

Outgoing Gov. Terry McAuliffe recently announced appointments to the Board of Regents of the James Monroe Law Office Museum and Memorial Library. Among the appointments from UMW are Porter Blakemore, associate professor of history;  Jeffrey W. McClurken, professor of history and special adviser to the UMW president; Rita Thompson of Fairfax, director of Rappahannock Scholars Program and a retired Fairfax County School Board member. To read more, visit http://www.richmond.com/business/local/gubernatorial-appointments-for-jan/article_22b86d72-c794-58bf-a243-0ea278d6c801.html

Mornings on the Mall (WMAL)

Democrats Look To Leverage Recent Gains As Virginia General Assembly Opens (WAMU)

NAACP claims black voters denied opportunity in Fredericksburg-area House race (The Free Lance-Star)