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  1. What the NRA won't admit about Virginia's electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 27 | The Washington Post

    ... legislators refused to enact common-sense gun restrictions in the wake of the massacre. The governor at the time, Tim Kaine (D), corrected flaws in Virginia's background-check system that allowed the shooter to legally buy a gun . (He should have ...


  2. High school Sex Ed teaching 'Yes means yes' rape preventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 21 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... among some, but we're talking about crimes here. We're talking about crime prevention,” said Sen. Tim Kaine of Virginia, who co-sponsored the provision with his fellow Democrat, Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri. “We assume people just ...


  3. Area legislators balk at refugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | Northern Virginia Daily

    ... the program and its security risks should be undertaken along with aggressive congressional oversight." U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine, a Democrat, said in a written statement that he continued to support resettlement of those Syrian refugees under the ...


  4. Senators warm to refugee program, bash Obama for a browbeatinga criticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 18 | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    ... "Instead of blaming people or assuming people are bigots, come out and explain what the vetting process is." Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) says bad communication on refugee programs led governors to do "stupid things." (Photo credit: Chance Seales) Other ...


  5. Kaine, Flake: Bipartisan Debate Coming on ISIS, RefugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | News Max

    Sen. Tim Kaine said Thursday that he will work to show there is a "bipartisan push forward" to give the fight against the Islamic State a legal footing, and "do it in a way that sends a clear message of resolve." "I think the momentum is coming together," the Virginia Democrat, who appeared on MSNBC's "Morning Joe" program with Arizona Republican Sen. Jeff Flake, said, claiming that the White House wants the Senate's help.


  6. Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine urges Congress to declare war on ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | Cavalier Daily

    Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine, D, along with Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., delivered remarks to Congress Tuesday urging them to break the silence surrounding Islamic State and take military action to stop their worldwide threats of terrorism. This discussion of Islamic State in the legislature comes just days after the group carried out mass terrorist attacks Nov. 13 in Paris.


  7. Bengazi rescuer says vetting Syrian refugees is "impossible"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 18 | WTVR Richmond

    ... Paronto is on the conservative side of politics. The president, Gov. McAuliffe and Virginia U.S. Senator Tim Kaine say the refugees are the most carefully vetted of all travelers to the U.S. and we must shoulder our share of those fleeing their ...


  8. House Republicans to pass refugee background check billRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 18 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    ... on what to do. Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) said a hold on allowing more refugees may be needed, but others like Sen. Tim Kaine (D-VA) think the current system works fine. "I think we should have tough vetting standards. And to the extent they don't ...


  9. Legislation to Prevent Youth Homelessness and Keep Families TogetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 18 | WCAV

    Several U.S. senators, including Tim Kaine of Virginia, have introduced legislation to prevent youth homelessness, improve support services and housing for youth and families, and help ensure that children are raised in supportive and stable households. The bill would improve the supportive housing programs that combine housing and social services as well as keeping families at risk of homelessness together instead of putting the child into the child welfare system.


  10. Sen. Tim Kaine: Congress 'Afraid To Vote On A War'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... or it is going to somehow, in the abstract, make America look tough or make me look tough." Democratic Senator Tim Kaine of Virginia, a member of the Senate Armed Services and Foreign Relations committees, speaks with Here & Now 's Indira Lakshmanan ...


  11. Comstock calls on White House to suspend refugee acceptance policyRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 17 | Loudoun Times

    ... over how the U.S. should handle Syrian refugees following the gruesome terrorist attacks in Paris. Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine said Monday he's "very disappointed in the xenophobic response from governors across the country" -- those executives who ...


  12. Buckingham Berkshires gets USDA grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | Farmville Herald

    Buckingham Berkshires in Gladstone will receive $49,500 to support operations and expand marketing activities as part of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's awarding almost $3 million in grant funding to small businesses throughout the state. According a press release from U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine, the funding will support operations and marketing at local farms, ranches, wineries and other product-based small businesses that contribute to the agricultural industry in Virginia.


  13. Here's How Hillary Clinton Muddied the 9/11 War DeclarationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 14 | TIME.com

    ... is one that has been repeatedly seized upon by congressional critics of executive overreach such as Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine, who has supported action against ISIS but has called for the passage of a new, specific authorization for strikes against ...


  14. Moderate Democrats pleading with Obama for decisive plan to beat Islamic StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 11 | Washington Times

    ... is stalemated and that Russia has bolstered President Bashar Assad's grip on power. One of those moderates is Sen. Tim Kaine , Virginia Democrat, who appeared on morning cable shows this week to say the administration's plan is not working in Syria ...


  15. Kaine: Congress can't give away war authorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 11 | Washington Examiner

    Sen. Tim Kaine isn't giving up on the push to formally authorize the U.S. war against the Islamic State, even though congressional leaders have no interest in the idea and the Obama administration says it has all the authority it needs. "We could do this," he told the Washington Examiner .


  16. In Leesburg, a heartfelt remembrance at a historic residenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 11 | Loudoun Times

    ... at the 11th Annual Veterans Day Commemoration at the Marshall House in Leesburg. Times-Mirror/Trevor Baratko Tim Kaine righted a wrong today. The U.S. senator and former Virginia governor had passed through Leesburg and Loudoun County more times ...


  17. New war authorization left for deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 11 | Politico

    ... through the committee, but the move was too late to secure a floor vote by the full Senate. And this year, Sens. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) and Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) introduced their own draft proposal, hoping to jump-start a debate they maintain should have ...


  18. Governor to speak at Veterans Day ceremony in RichmondRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 11 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... ceremony, posting of the colors and other ceremonial components to honor veterans. Meanwhile, U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine will speak at the Veterans Day commemoration at the George Marshall International Center in Leesburg. Kaine is a member of the Senate ...


  19. Virginia for the Win: Why McAuliffe is getting heat from Doug WilderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 10 | The Washington Post

    ... Here's why the issue is principle, not personal. Not long ago, one of the authors and then-Richmond Mayor Tim Kaine had the same dream: giving the city's residents their long-denied right to elect their mayor . White city residents directly elected ...


  20. Are You Ready For Clinton-McAuliffe 2016? | Matt VespaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 10 | Townhall

    ... in his current spot - something that's never happened but is technically allowed under the Constitution. Sen. Tim Kaine (D-VA) preemptively ruled out joining the national ticket, saying he likes serving as a U.S. Senator. Yet, there's also a very ...