- Republican Gov. Glenn Youngkin signed 11 executive orders following his swearing-in ceremony on Saturday
- They include the overturning of Virginia’s mask mandate for public schools and COVID vaccination requirement for state workers
- Youngkin also signed an order that bans the teaching of Critical Race Theory which was a major focus of his 2021 campaign
- Governor also signed an order promising to investigate an alleged sexual assault in a Loudoun County high school
- The governor announced an executive order that terminates the current members of the state’s Parole Board in favor of his new appointees.
- Many of Youngkin’s moves could face legal challenges as well as pushback from state lawmakers
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