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Virginia's Top House Republican Warns 'White Supremacist Garbage' to Stay Away From Trump-backed Gun Rally

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Virginia's House Republican leader said on Saturday that white supremacists and any other groups trying to spread 'hate, violence, or civil unrest' were not welcome at a pro-gun rally in the state's capital on Monday;  statement came a day after the state's top court upheld a ban by the governor on weapons in the area around the Capitol in Richmond where the rally is set to take place by demonstrators protesting against Democrats' push to stiffen the state's gun laws.

'Any group that comes to Richmond to spread white supremacist garbage, or any other form of hate, violence, or civil unrest isn't welcome here,' House Republican leader Todd Gilbert said in a statement. 'While we and our Democratic colleagues may have differences, we are all Virginians and we will stand united in opposition to any threats of violence or civil unrest from any quarter.'

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