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Warren Fiske is the editor of PolitiFact Virginia.
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stated on January 23, 2020 in a radio interview.:
“Over 50% of the people now in the House and state Senate have not been born in Virginia.”
stated on January 13, 2020 in remarks:
“There are more guns in this country than there are citizens.”
Virginia House Democratic Caucus
stated on January 10, 2020 in a committee meeting.:
The State Capitol Police "recommended" banning guns at the Capitol.
Philip Van Cleave
stated on December 9, 2019 in a speech.:
U.S. and Virginia murders are "usually gangbangers killing gangbangers."
stated on November 27, 2019 in a blog.:
A state senate bill would "criminalize a father teaching his own son how to use a hunting rifle."
stated on November 20, 2019 in a radio interview.:
"We now have the first decline in overdose deaths due to drugs in 30 years - since 1990."
stated on November 11, 2019:
"There’s actually been more subpoenas issued by the (U.S. House) majority than bills passed."
stated on October 22, 2019 in a campaign mailer.:
Schuyler VanValkenburg co-sponsored a bill that would have "allowed abortion until the moment of birth."
stated on October 27, 2019 in a press conference:
Says in his 2000 book "I was talking about Osama bin Laden. I said, ‘You have to kill him. You have to take him out.’"
stated on October 13, 2019 in a TV ad.:
"Sheila Bynum-Coleman said, ‘We need to get the police out of the schools.’"