2. All the wives of the big three seats – Lt. Gov., Gov. and AG (in order)- looked amazing.
3. EV and friends walked in the Governors Parade. Wes McQuillen snapped the photo below:
4. Governor McAuliffe signed Executive Order Number 1, reinstating protections for all state employees, banning discrimination “on the basis of race, sex, color, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, political affiliation, or against otherwise qualified persons with disabilities.” (Gender identity is in there and worded properly!)
While there had been rumors that about 700 jobs were coming to RVA because of NC’s HB 2, new documents FOIA’d by the The Charlotte Observer show the city and the real estate company fought over the discriminatory law. “It is my understanding that we lost the project. I have selected the following reason for this status change: [...]