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Editorial: Could we lay off the abortion legislation in Va. this year?

One of the beauties of divided government in the corridors of power in Richmond is that the extremes of neither side will be able to gain much traction. But that, of course, doesn’t mean that those on the far left...

Letter: Take politics out of abortion decision-making

Editor: Growing up as an Indian-American woman has allowed me to recognize the disproportionate impact communities of color face on various issues within this country. On a wide range of issues, communities of color experience the brunt of every issue...

Editor’s Notebook: Back when FCPS students could be groovy

Up through the 1968-69 school year, Fairfax County Public Schools enforced a rigid, imposed-from-the-top-down dress code for all students. We're not talking white tie with tails, mind you, but a degree of decorum was expected of all students. Not...

Democratic chair critical of Supreme Court inclinations

He acknowledged that they saw it coming, but the chair of the Arlington County Democratic Committee nonetheless expressed dismay with the decision by the U.S. Supreme Court to return to the states power to regulate abortion. Speaking at the Democrats’...

Democrats set up abortion-focused Web resource

The Arlington County Democratic Committee has created an online resource to provide information on abortion and the political implications of the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent ruling sending the matter back to states. The site – www.arlingtondemocrats.org/roe – “includes information on...

Editor’s Notebook: Never let a fund-raising opp’y go to waste

State Sen. Barbara Favola – and I've more often than not had professional and personal admiration for her – is not just heartbroken. And she is not just sick. She is heartbroken AND sick. I know this because I’m on her...
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New School Board member receives liaison assignments

New Arlington School Board member Bethany Sutton has her assignments. School Board members on Feb. 2 are expected to approve...
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