Del. Danica Roem, D-Prince William, said Virginia lawmakers were passing these policies now because of the state’s Democratic majority.
Some candidates directly called out former Gov. Terry McAuliffe over his record, which he frequently cited throughout the evening.
Beyond the criminal justice system, the legislation establishes retail cannabis markets and creates oversight agencies to regulate its sale.
An April poll conducted by the Wason Center showed Mark Herring with a 42% lead, Jay Jones with 18% of support and 32% of voters being undecided.
McClellan said communities would never heal from trauma unless society addresses racism specifically and correctly.
The University of Richmond will hold an on-campus COVID-19 vaccination clinic the week of April 19, wrote Steve Bisese, vice president for student development.
“I told people William Shakespeare couldn’t have wrote this story,” Dallas County District Attorney Michael Jackson said.
The reopening made Richmond one of the last school divisions in Virginia to return to in-person learning during the COVID-19 pandemic