Posts Tagged Religion

New Report: Virginia Is Religiously Diverse, Even in Rural Parts of the State

Credit: UVA Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service

Fewer people are attending religious services across the country. But new data from the University of Virginia shows a surprising amount of diversity in rural parts of the Commonwealth. Michael Pope reports.

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Virginia Religious Leaders Speak Out Against Regional Minimum Wage Approach


Religious leaders from across Virginia gather for a prayer vigil outside the Capitol. They’re calling for a $15 minimum wage across Virginia instead of the regional approach favored by the Senate. (Credit: Michael Pope)

Faith leaders from across Virginia are pressing Senate Democrats to abandon their regional approach to raising the minimum wage. Michael Pope reports.

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A Look at the Faith-Based Arguments at the General Assembly


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Lawmakers in Richmond hear lots of arguments about money and statistics. But they also hear arguments based in faith. Michael Pope reports.

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