Virginia Governor Denounces Hatred and Bigotry After Declaring State of Emergency

Wochit Headline News - Saturday, 12 August 2017
Democratic Governor Terry McAuliffe has declared a state of emergency in Charlottesville, VA after the alt-right, white nationalists making up the โ€œUnite the Rightโ€ rally at Emancipation Park dissolved into a hellish, chaotic scene. McAuliffe tweeted, โ€œGovernor McAuliffe has declared a state of emergency to aid state response to violence at Alt-Right rally in Charlottesville.โ€ This decision frees up the state police and state National Guard to respond.

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