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Topic - Dwight Jones
Richmond Mayor Dwight Jones has been elected chairman of the Democratic Party of Virginia.
Virginia Democrats and gay rights advocates are sharply criticizing Gov. Terry McAuliffe's pick to be the next chairman of the state party, saying Richmond Mayor Dwight Jones' position on same-sex marriage is in direct conflict with progress the party has made and should disqualify him as a candidate.
A Will County jury has convicted a Chicago man of first-degree murder in the slaying of a man who was beaten to death with a lamp and then robbed in 2011.
Democrat Terry McAuliffe brazenly inserted himself into the sensitive debate over Virginia's heritage, condemning the flying of a Confederate flag and renewing a cultural debate that has ensnared governors of both parties for decades.
Having the Redskins training camp in town is a big deal. That makes Richmond a big deal, which is something it has sought to become for a long time.
He says it will make the Bottom a destination and honor the neighborhood's slave-trading past.
Jones said Saturday that he believes in social justice, but he did not clarify his position on same-sex marriage.