Robert E. Lee Statue Removed From U.S Capitol, Set To Be Replaced by Barbara Johns Statue

Virginia has removed the statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee from the Capitol. The Capitol allows each state to display two statues of important figures in the national building and the Robert Lee statue had represented the state along with George Washington’s statue since 1909.  Laborers removed the statue from the National Statuary Hall […]

Virginia Department of Corrections Awarded Gold Standard Recognition as Breastfeeding-friendly Workplace

The Virginia Department of Corrections (VADOC) has been recognized for its efforts to become a breastfeeding friendly workplace. VADOC has been awarded the gold standard recognition for earning 32 or more points from the applicable criteria set out for the award.  The award was given through the Richmond Virginia Breastfeeding Friendly Workplace Recognition Program. The […]

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