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Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe, talks about the budget during a news conference at the State Capitol in Richmond, Va., Friday, Feb. 17, 2017. (Bob Brown/Richmond Times-Dispatch via AP)

McAuliffe vetoes weapons legislation, ‘Tebow bill’

Associated Press

Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe has vetoed legislation that would allow people to carry concealed switchblades and a bill that would allow home-schooled students to participate in public-school sports.

Marchers stopped at Lafayette Park during their march toward the White House on Monday. The rally was one of several across the country under the banner of "Not My Presidents Day." (Associated Press)

‘Not My President’s Day’ protesters rally against Trump

- The Washington Times

Hundreds of demonstrators in the nation’s capital railed and rallied against President Trump and his immigration policies on Monday — part of coordinated Presidents Day protests across the country.

Patrick Henry in the House of Burgesses, which was established in 1619.

Gov. McAuliffe: Cut 2019 Jamestown celebration, fund mental health

- Associated Press

Virginia lawmakers want the General Assembly’s 400th birthday in 2019 to be a celebration worthy of the country’s oldest legislative body, but the state’s bon vivant governor is worried about the cost.

The D.C. United's new soccer stadium will be known at Audi Field and is scheduled to open in mid-2018. (Photo by D.C. United)

D.C. United receive zoning approval to build stadium

- The Washington Times

D.C. United cleared the final hurdle in a decade-long push to build a Major League Soccer stadium in the District, receiving unanimous approval from the city’s zoning commission.

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