This morning, the Senate Education & Health committee voted to defeat S.B. 53, legislation to repeal Virginia’s medically-unnecessary and invasive mandatory ultrasound law.
With some legislators absent, all-male majority defeat top priorities of the VA Women's Equality Coalition
The Virginia Women’s Equality Coalition today applauded the Virginia Senate for its endorsement of Coalition priority SB12
VIRGINIA WOMEN’S EQUALITY COALITION APPLAUDS SENATE COMMITTEE PASSAGE OF IMPORTANT EMPLOYMENT PROTECTIONS
SB12 would protect LGBT public employees from discrimination in the workplace
VIRGINIA DELEGATE KICKS OF 2016 SESSION BY COMPARING ABORTION TO SLAVERY; TRASHING “BLACK LIVES MATTER” MOVEMENT
This afternoon, Delegate Rick Morris (R-Carrollton) took to the House floor to unleash a barrage of insults aimed at Virginia women and advocates for racial and reproductive justice, comparing abortion to slavery and denigrating the "Black Lives Matter” movement.