The Governor and Attorney General probably won’t lose their jobs….
A second woman has accused Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax of sexual assault.
Details: An attorney for Meredith Watson alleges that Fairfax raped her in 2000 while they were both students at Duke University. The attorney called Fairfax’s attack “premeditated and aggressive,” and said Watson “shared her account of the rape in a series of emails and Facebook messages” that have been preserved. Watson, whose allegation comes days after Dr. Vanessa Tyson accused Fairfax of sexually assaulting her in 2004, called on the lieutenant governor to resign. Fairfax denies both allegations and says he will not resign….
This on Virginia Governor Northam….
A new Civiqs survey in Virginia finds that 60% of voters want Gov. Ralph Northam to resign, with just 24% of voters saying he should stay.
That includes majorities of Democrats (58% to 27% say he should quit), Republicans (72% to 15%), independents (52% to 28%), black voters (64% to 27%) and white voters (60% to 22%).
They survey finds Northam’s approval at just 34% to 50%….