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Defending his ability to lead, Northam tells CBS he's 'not going anywhere'

Feb 11, 2019 - The Washington Post

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam (D) defended his ability to lead and heal the state's racial wounds in his first on-camera interview since the revelation of racist photos that threaten to derail his governorship.

"Right now, Virginia needs someone that can heal. There's no better person to do that than a doctor," Northam said in an interview with journalist Gayle King, excerpts of which were aired at the start of CBS's "Face the Nation" on Sunday.

"Virginia also needs someone who is st

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