The latest on Glenn Youngkin. A Republican, Youngkin stepped down as CEO of the equity firm The Carlyle Group to run for Virginia's 2021 gubernatorial election. A graduate of Harvard Business School, Youngkin spent 25 years at the Carlyle Group before entering politics.
Transgender student questions Glenn Youngkin on restrooms
The Virginia governor appeared at a CNN town hall Thursday to discuss his state's proposed educational policies, including those for LGBT students.
Can Anti-Wokeism Be the Glue That Holds the GOP Together?
If the republic is to endure, at a bare minimum it is incumbent upon the GOP to unite around combating Wokeism.
What the U.S. is doing to curtail Chinese land ownership
National and state lawmakers are proposing bills that would ban or limit Chinese investment in U.S. land, citing national security concerns.
Can GOP's culture war gamble help it win in 2024?
Republicans are doubling down on the culture wars ahead of 2024 presidential primaries in the hope an "anti-woke" message will resonate in mainstream America.
Trump rages over being left out of conservative event
Trump slammed the Club for Growth as "an assemblage of political misfits, globalists, and losers" after the group left him off their annual guest list.
Full list of 21 books banned by Virginia School Board
A local public school board has voted to remove books from libraries deemed sexually explicit, including famous works by Margaret Atwood and Stephen King.
How Virginia driving bill could tacitly endorse anti-abortion agenda
The bill says that "any pregnant woman shall be considered two people for determining occupancy in high-occupancy vehicle lanes."
Republican Trump allies and critics plot to dethrone him in 2024: Report
Several Republicans are spending the holiday season mulling prospective presidential runs, according to The Washington Post on Saturday.
Youngkin faces pressure on gun laws after second state shooting this month
Gun control activists urged the Virginia governor to address gun violence after the second high-profile shooting in the state in less than two weeks.
Schools revise curriculum, still under fire for "whitewashing" history
Virginia's proposed social studies standards attracted national scrutiny after an earlier version was released with scant mention of Martin Luther King Jr.
Glenn Youngkin calling UVA shooting an "event" sparks fierce criticism
"It was gun violence," a gun safety advocate said in response. "Glenn, call it what it is."
Donald Trump blasts "phony" Republicans as GOP turns on him
Trump posted about Virginia's Sears and Youngkin: "MAGA showed up big, but wasn't appreciated. Sorry, Winsome, and Glenn, but we can't let that happen!"
Glenn Youngkin blasted for gibe about Nancy and Paul Pelosi after attack
Youngkin said Republicans would send Nancy Pelosi "back to be with" husband Paul Pelosi in California after he was violently attacked with a hammer.
Fact Check: Do fetuses feel pain at 15 weeks as Youngkin claims?
Roe v. Wade, a Supreme Court ruling that protected abortion rights across the U.S., was overturned in June 2022, fueling online debate.
Youngkin's transgender restrictions rejected by Richmond school board
"Transgender students deserve to learn and thrive in an environment free of bullying, intimidation, and fear," the board's resolution reads.
Students Protesting LGBTQ Policy Get Day Off Under Virginia Law
Then-Governor Ralph Northam signed a bill into law that would allow students one excused absence per year to attend a civic event or protest.
Biden Backs Virginia Students Protesting Glenn Youngkin's LGBTQ Policies
Students at nearly 100 middle and high schools in Virginia walked out of classes in protest of Youngkin's newest policies on Tuesday.
Youngkin Says Schools Have No Choice on Trans Student Rule as Walkouts Loom
A student-led LGBTQ advocacy group in Virginia is set to protest policies they say target trans students. The GOP governor says he's protecting families.
Glenn Youngkin Won't Say Whether He Would Back Full Abortion Ban
The governor's remarks on Sunday come as his visit to Nebraska sparks speculation about a possible 2024 presidential run.
Republican Who Wanted People Killed Over Election Fraud Loses Primary
Jarome Bell lost in Tuesday's GOP primary in Virginia's 2nd Congressional District—a district that Republicans see as key to taking back the House.
Ex-Trump Adviser Takes Aim at Glenn Youngkin for SCOTUS Protest Response
Sebastian Gorka is calling on Virginia's Governor Youngkin to take action against individuals who protested outside the homes of Supreme Court justices.
Ron DeSantis 'Might Have Gone Too Far' in Disney Battle, GOP Donor Says
Dan Eberhart suggested the Florida governor may have overstepped the line with retaliatory attack on Disney by revoking its special privileges.
Glenn Youngkin Rebuked Over Tip Line for Parents to Complain About Teachers
All 133 of Virginia's public school superintendents wrote a letter asking that the tip line for parents to complain about teachers and principals be removed.
Which States Have Cut Business Ties With Russian Companies?
Several states are taking steps to sever ties with Russia, from halting business exchanges altogether to divesting funds overseas and banning Russian products.
Trump-Backed Candidates Break With Former President On Putin
As Trump called Putin's invasion "pretty smart," some of the candidates he has endorsed called the Russian president "inhumane," "reprehensible" and "evil."
Glenn Youngkin's Deputy AG Resigns After Jan. 6 Praise Surfaces
The former Virginia deputy AG allegedly promoted conspiracy theories about the legitimacy of the presidential election, a stance she has since walked back.
The Turning Tide on School Mask Mandates
In the beginning of the pandemic, we asked so much of our children. We asked them to stay away from friends, family and loved ones.
Virginia High School Student Accuses Glenn Youngkin's Office of Bullying
Youngkin's campaign deleted a tweet attacking 17-year-old Ethan Lynne but the high school student says he received no apology.
Glenn Youngkin Heckled in Virginia: 'Where's Your Mask?'
Seven Virginia school boards are suing the governor over an order aimed at ending mask requirements.
West Virginia Seeks Vaccine Mandate Exemption For Rural Health Care Workers
The governs of both Virginia and West Virginia requested a waiver for broader exemptions to the vaccine mandate for health care workers in rural areas.