Over the past week, Virginia has become the center of national attention with one scandal following another.
“The last seven days have been tumultuous for our Commonwealth,” said Speaker of the House Kirk Cox, R-Colonial Heights, in a statement Wednesday night. “The revelations against and admissions by the leaders of the executive branch are disturbing.”
It started with a viral video, continued with a racist photo on the governor’s yearbook page and now includes an accusation of sexual assault against the lieutenant governor and another revelation of racist dress by the attorney general.
Here’s how we got here over the last seven days: