Pro-Choice Candidate of the Day: Shawn Mitchell, Senate District 13

We’re just over two weeks away from one of the biggest elections for reproductive choice in Virginia in years. On Tuesday, November 8, Virginians across the state will go to the polls to vote on all 140 General Assembly seats. All this week on the blog, we’ll be spotlighting pro-choice candidates in key races across…

5 candidates we definitely don’t want to see in Richmond next year

by: NARAL Pro-Choice Virginia PAC  staff We’re certainly used to dealing with extreme anti-choice politicians. This election season, however, even we are shocked by some of the candidates running for General Assembly. Here are just a few examples of what we’re up against on Election Day, November 8: Tom Garrett (Senate District 22, between Richmond…

He’s back: Dick Black epitomizes anti-choice candidates

We know that women’s health is in jeopardy across the US and in Virginia. Our state General Assembly, along with Governor Bob McDonnell’s administration and Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli, are working hard to roll back reproductive rights for the women of Virginia. Instead of looking forward, we are forced to look back. And when we…