Friday, February 18: Today in Virginia Politics, Plan to Eliminate Grocery Tax and Lower Cost of Living in Virginia

ATTENTION: Major social media outlets are finding ways to block the conservative/evangelical viewpoint. Click here for daily electronic delivery of the day's top blogs from Virginia Christian Alliance.

Gov Youngkin

Gov. Youngkin outlines plans to eliminate grocery tax, lower cost of living in Virginia

LOUDOUN COUNTY, Va. (7News) — From gas to groceries, Virginians are paying high prices due to high inflation rates but residents may soon be paying less in state taxes.  Gov. Glenn Youngkin discussed tax relief with families at Leesburg Dinner in Loudoun County Thursday morning. MORE/VIDEO

LT Gov Winsome Sears

Year-round school? Longer days in the classroom? How to make up the learning loss deficit

We would appreciate your donation.

WASHINGTON (7News) — The numbers are staggering in the learning deficiency of students during at-home schooling during the pandemic.  According to Standard of Learning results released in December by the Virginia Department of Education, just 69 percent of students in 2021 passed in reading, compared to 77.5 percent in 2018-2019. MORE

Virginia Schools ‘Not Going to Be Able’ to Keep Mask Mandates, Lt. Gov. Winsome Sears Says

(Daily Signal) Virginia’s new law banning mask mandates in schools isn’t optional, Lt. Gov. Winsome Sears says. Schools are “not going to be able” to require students to continue wearing masks, Sears said during an interview Thursday with “The Daily Signal Podcast.” MORE


The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views the Virginia Christian Alliance

About the Author

Virginia Christian Alliance
The mission of the VIRGINIA CHRISTIAN ALLIANCE is to promote moral, social and scientific issues we face today from a Biblical point of view. In addition we will refute and oppose, not with hate, but with facts and humor, the secular cultural abuses that have overridden laws and standards of conduct of the past. We will encourage Christians to participate in these efforts through conferences, development of position papers, booklets and tracts, radio/TV spots, newspaper ads and articles and letters-to-the editor, web sites, newsletters and providing speakers for church and civic meetings.