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Thursday the Virginia Employment Commission released its weekly unemployment numbers, showing that unemployment figures were steady in recent weeks.

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Virginia is about to become the first Southern state to enact zero-emissions vehicle legislation.

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U.S. Capital law enforcement is on high alert in case of more violent actions against the government.  Part of the problem is the easy spread of  conspiracy theories. They’re becoming more prevalent and potentially, -- calls to action.  Researchers at Virginia Tech have been working on ways to debunk untrue theories and stop the spread of the kind of disinformation that threatens the Republic.

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Governor Ralph Northam is considering a bill that would legalize marijuana in Virginia.  His decision on this bill could end up being one of the most significant of his term in office.

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Between an unclear supply of the newly approved Johnson & Johnson Vaccine and patients’ worries about its effectiveness, the Richmond and Henrico Health Districts are adapting their vaccination plans.  

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