Rep. Bobby Scott hosting annual Labor Day cookout today
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Rep. Bobby Scott hosting annual Labor Day cookout today


RIGHT ON THE HOMEPAGE OF YOUR SMARTPHONE (LAURA) WHILE ELECTED LEADERS IN OUR STATE ARE WATCHING BOBBY SCOTT’S ANNUAL LABOR DAY COOKOUT. YOU’LL REMEMBER A BLACKFACE SCANDAL HELD THE STATE CAPITAL CAPTIVE IN FEBRURARY– THAT SEEMED TO BE FORGOTTEN TODAY. 10 ON YOUR SIDE’S BRETT HALL JOINS US LIVE FROM NEWPORT NEWS TO TELL US WHY. BRETT? (BRETT) ONE WORD…ELECTIONS. THIS HAS LONG BEEN KNOWN AS THE KICKOFF TO CAMPAIGN SEASON. THIS KICKOFF HAD THE ATTENDANCE OF ONE PERSON THAT MANY OTHERS IN ATTENDENCE ASKED TO RESIGN JUST SIX MONTHS AGO. (BRETT) THAT WOULD BE GOVERNOR RALPH NORTHAM. HE ALONG WITH ATTORNEY GENERAL MARK HERRING ADMITTED EARLIER THIS YEAR THAT THEY WORE BLACKFACE IN THEIR COLLEGE DAYS. PROMPTING THE LEGISLATIVE BLACK CAUCUS AND CONGRESSMAN BOBBY SCOTT AND ELAINE LURIA TO CONDEMN THE MEN. THEY ASKED FOR THE GOVERNORS RESIGNATION. BUT AS WE KNOW NO ONE RESIGNED—AND TODAY ALL THOSE GROUPS STOOD ON STAGE AS 1. WHY? WELL—ALL 140 GENERAL ASSEMBLY SEATS ARE UP…AND ALL THE DEMOCRATS ARE FOCUSED ON…IS GAININF CONTROL IN THE CHAMBERS CURRENTLY LEAD BY REPUBLICANS. REP. ELAINE LURIA/ (D) NORFOLK “ID LIKE TO SEE ALL THE DEMOCRATIC NOMINIES WIN THEIR GENERAL ELECTION AND I HAVE BEEN WORKING….FILLING VACENT SEATS.” (BRETT) BIG RACE IS IN 76TH HOUSE DISTRICT WHERE INCUMBANT REPUBLICAN CHRIS JONES IS FACING DEMOCRAT CLINT JENKINS. BECAUSE OF REDISTRICTING THERE ARE MORE DEMOCRATS,THERE THAN EVER BEFORE. SOMEONE WE WILL BE FOLLOWING ON YOUR LOCAL ELECTION HQ. LIVE IN NEWPORT NEWS…BRETT HALL, 10 ON YOUR SIDE.

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