Timothy M. Kaine

Northam calls special session to address gun safety

Northam calls special session to address gun safety

At a Tuesday morning press conference, Democratic Gov. Ralph Northam said he’d soon call for a special session of the General Assembly.

“I will be asking for votes and laws, not thoughts and prayers,” Northam tweeted after the press conference. “It is right to respond to this tragedy with decisive action. Let Virginia set an example for the nation, that we can respond to tragedy with action. That we can turn pain into purpose.”

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