Democrats have seized on firearms control and the epidemic of gun violence as an issue with which they hope to galvanise voters as they confront President Donald Trump and his Republican Party - largely opposed to tighter gun regulations - in the upcoming November elections.
Campaign signs line the area near the Person County Board of Elections building - home to the 2020 primary One-Stop Early voting. The Seattle Times reported that the secretary of state's office said about 9.4% of registered voters in the state had cast their ballots as of Wednesday.
Virginia is one of 14 USA states voting in Democratic presidential nominating contests March 3, when a third of all delegates to July's national convention will be picked in one day of balloting. But because Bloomberg is sitting out this contest the importance of what happens next week when he is finally on the ballot may matter a great deal more than what happens this weekend.
The law seeks to grant Indian citizenship to illegal immigrants belonging to minority communities from three neighbouring Islamic countries, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, and Pakistan. "This madness has to stop", Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, who visited the Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital Tuesday where numerous injured were taken, told reporters, the Press Trust of India reported.
Tourist-visa holders from countries judged to pose a particularly high risk of spreading the virus will also be denied entry. Kuwait and Bahrain today reported a surge in cases, while Oman and Algeria reported their first cases. Saudi Arabia's custodianship of Mecca and Medina - Islam's two holiest sites - is seen as the kingdom's most powerful source of political legitimacy.
A fundraiser to send Quaden Bayles to Disneyland has exceeded expectations with more than US$470,000 raised to send the 9-year-old on the holiday of a lifetime. "To escape to anywhere that is fun that doesn't remind him of his day to day challenges", she was quoted as saying. 'So as much as we want to go to Disneyland , I think our community would far off benefit from that'.