Virginia Democrats kill six proposed anti-trans bills
The proposals would have banned gender-affirming health care for minors in Virginia, and kept transgender student athletes off school sports teams.
Republicans hope to make Virginia the next state to ban trans youth from sports
The Commonwealth would become the eleventh state to enact legislation attempting to stop trans youth from participating in sports as they are.
Health and Wellness
Virginia moves forward on bill to decriminalize HIV transmission
Virginia could be the first state in the South to decriminalize HIV transmission.
Virginia’s governor just signed 3 pro-LGBTQ bills
Virginia’s newly Democratic-controlled legislature continues to pass sweeping legislation to protect the LGBTQ community
Virginia advances LGBTQ rights as Republicans call for secession
Virginia just passed a slate of LGBTQ bill, while Jerry Falwell Jr. wants conservative counties to secede and join West Virginia because the state is getting too progressive.