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Virginia

Virginia's state flag.
The Pentagon is the headquarters of the United States Department of Defense, located in Arlington County, Virginia.
Monticello was the primary plantation of Thomas Jefferson, the third President of the United States, and is located just outside Charlottesville.

Virginia, officially the Commonwealth of Virginia, is a U.S. state located in the South Atlantic region of the United States. Virginia is nicknamed the "Old Dominion" due to its status as a former dominion of the English Crown and "Mother of Presidents" due to the most U.S. presidents having been born there.


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  • Today, I offer the Commonwealth's sincere apology for Virginia's participation in eugenics, We must remember the Commonwealth's past mistakes in order to prevent them from recurring.
  • They could be thinking: 'This is perhaps the second time in a month that people associated with the Tea Party have really hurt us and we need to rethink things'. At some point, the national Republican party needs to decide: 'Are we going to be a majority party or go to the right, stake out that ground and maybe never hold national office again.

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