Skip to comments.Fellow Democrats called for Northam to resign. Now many are taking his money.
Posted on 06/18/2019 2:04:35 AM PDT by Libloather
Its been more than four months since both sides of the aisle in the Virginia General Assembly called on Democratic Gov. Ralph Northam to resign after it was revealed there was a racist photo on his medical school yearbook page.
It was one of the few times in recent years Republicans and Democrats in Richmond were aligned on an issue.
But as elections for the 140-member legislature draw closer, some Democrats have accepted donations from the governor despite trying to distance themselves from him in the weeks after the racist photo plunged Virginia into the national spotlight.
Northams political action committee, The Way Ahead, has donated $160,000 to Democratic candidates since the start of the year, campaign finance reports show. Democrats need to win two seats in both the House and Senate to become the party in charge.
(Excerpt) Read more at vagazette.com ...
" New reports show embattled Virginia Governor Ralph Northam received nearly $2 millions in donations from Planned Parenthood during his campaign. That means the countrys largest abortion provider was Northams third largest contributor in 2017."
Conservatives down there should find a DINO to primary that expletive-deleted.
Disclaimer: Opinions posted on Free Republic are those of the individual posters and do not necessarily represent the opinion of Free Republic or its management. All materials posted herein are protected by copyright law and the exemption for fair use of copyrighted works.