Gov. Ralph S. Northam backpedals during a news conference at the Executive Mansion on Saturday, saying that he is not either of the two people in the racist photo that was published on his 1984 Eastern Virginia Medical School yearbook page. Standing by his side is his wife, First Lady Pam Northam.
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In the suddenly topsy-turvy world of Virginia politics, one fact is certain: Ralph S. Northam is still Virginia’s governor. He also has no immediate plans to resign, despite the uproar and the torrent of calls for him to quit the office some believe he is no longer fit to hold.