Virginia delegate plans to introduce articles of impeachment against Lt. Gov. Fairfax
Del. Patrick Hope says Fairfax has until Monday
RICHMOND, Va. – Del. Patrick Hope, D-Arlington, says that if Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax doesn't resign by Monday, he plans to introduce articles of impeachment.
On Monday, I will be introducing articles of impeachment for Lt. Governor Justin Fairfax if he has not resigned before then.— Patrick Hope (@HopeforVirginia) February 8, 2019
On Wednesday, Dr. Vanessa Tyson released a statement saying that Fairfax ''forced" himself on her with unzipped pants in 2004 at the Democratic National Convention in Boston. On Friday, a second woman accused Fairfax of sexual assault, saying she was raped in a ''premeditated and aggressive'' assault.
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