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 2017-06-05 12:00 

Crooks and Liars

North Carolina Needs Our Help... +

We want to make a different kind of case for our two progressive congressional candidates in North Carolina, Jenny Marshall-- who's opposing Virginia Foxx-- and Matt Coffay-- who's up against Freedom Caucus headman Mark Meadows. Normally we'd tell you abo...

 2017-04-24 12:20 

The Fayetteville Observer

If this NC congresswoman gets her way, days of federal education regulations are over... +

 U.S. Rep. Virginia Foxx wants the federal Department of Education to disappear. She wants Washington to stop passing down rules and regulations schools have to follow.As the new chair of the House Education and Workforce Committee, the seven-term No...

 2017-04-13 19:57 

McClatchy DC

If this congresswoman gets her way, the days of federal education regulations are over... +

Republicans in Congress are starting to make quick work dismantling Obama-era education regulations, with North Carolinas Virginia Foxx leading the charge for Congressional Review Act bills. The House education committee chairwoman wants to restore power ...

 2017-03-12 21:20 

Yahoo News

Why a House bill wants workers' genetic information... +

Since 2008, Americans have been protected from being penalized for refusing a genetic test in the workplace or having to share the results with their employer. Passed along party lines, the bill, put forward by chairwoman Rep. Virginia Foxx (R) of North ...

 2017-02-24 04:03 


In Foxx, Trump & DeVos Have a Staunch Education Ally... +

With control of all three branches of government, Republicans are set on unraveling President Obama's education legacy and pushing an unprecedented amount of funding and authority back to states. Leading this charge is Rep. Virginia Foxx, the newly appoin...

 2017-01-30 21:40 

Washington Examiner

GOP moves to undo one of Obama's final labor rules... +

House Republicans will move Monday to undo one of President Obama's efforts to change labor regulations to benefit unions. Rep. Virginia Foxx, R-N.C., chairwoman of the House Education and the Workforce Committee, plans to introduce resolution to undo...

 2017-01-03 18:48 

McClatchy DC

Himself awaiting ethics scrutiny, NC Republican urges careful approach to reforms... +

At least three members of Congress from North Carolina Reps. George Holding, Robert Pittenger and Virginia Foxx opposed a Republican-led proposal to push through changes to the authority of ethics watchdog entity, the Office of Congressional Ethics. The...

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