Over the past two years several thousand Virginians have received non-binary driver’s licenses. And the City of Winchester has seen parts of its gun ordinance suspended by a judge pending a lawsuit. Those have been among the most read stories during the past week at the Virginia Public Access Project’s Va. News link. More now […]
The Youngkin administration’s guidelines for transgender students led to classroom walkouts across Virginia this week. Jeff Schapiro of the Richmond Times-Dispatch and Michael Pope discuss that and the week that was in state politics.
Virginia came under a national spotlight this week as kids marched out of schools across the state – protesting a proposed change in how transgender youth are treated in public schools. Mallory Noe-Payne has this look at the possible health implications of the policy shift.
The federal government is about to start making huge amounts of money available to help encourage domestic semiconductor manufacturing. Michael Pope reports that Virginia higher ed programs will be part of that effort.
A recent study found that negligent landlords are a significant predictor of violence in Richmond neighborhoods. Caitlin Pierce has more on the research and how it might be used in other areas struggling to reverse trends of increasing violence.
As the stock market continues to slide and high inflation seems to hang on, a lot of investors are wondering where to turn. Roben Farzad, host of the Full Disclosure podcast, and Craig Wright have more on the concerns and the outlook for the future.
This year will be a vibrant season to see fall foliage here in Virginia, according to forest researchers. Roxy Todd spoke with one expert who says trees are very healthy because of steady rainfall we had this summer.
At the Chickahominy Tribe’s 70th Annual Fall Festival and Pow-Wow, the President of William & Mary announced a new tuition initiative to help students most of whom have families earning less than $60,000 a year. But for Indigenous communities that once inhabited university lands here, is it enough? Pamela D’Angelo has more.