Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin gestures as he delivers his State of the Commonwealth address before a joint session of the Virginia General Assembly in the House chambers at the Capitol  Monday Jan. 17, 2022, in Richmond, Va. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
Gov. Glenn Youngkin Has Been in Office for a Matter of Days. Here Are Four Things You Need to Know.

If you haven't had a chance to get to know Virginia's new governor and what he's been up to since taking office, we've got you covered.

Block by Block: Jackie Glass Wins House Special Election With Promise to Champion Women

Jackie Glass won the January special election with 75% of the vote; one day before Virginia's General Assembly convened.

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Virginia’s Minimum Wage Is Now $11 an Hour—But the Path to $15 Is Uncertain

The law that approved gradually increasing the minimum hourly rate Virginia workers can earn must be re-enacted by the General Assembly. In short: Who you elect matters.

Rioters scale a wall at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
Social Media Posts from Jan. 6 Could Determine What Happens to Two Former Rocky Mount Police Officers

Two former Rocky Mount police officers with connections to the Jan. 6 insurrection will go to trial in April.

Rep. Jennifer Wexton
The Infrastructure Money Potentially Coming to Northern Virginia, Shenandoah Valley

Rep. Jennifer Wexton told us the four things that could particularly help the residents in her district, and why passing the Build Back Better act is still so important.

A row of drums lined up with Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade livery on them
Hampton University Marching Force to Dazzle at Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

The Hampton University Marching Force will be bringing their spirited style to New York City in this year’s Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Director of University Bands, Dr. Thomas L. Jones, Jr., has taken Hampton’s students across the globe to showcase their talents and experience new cultures over the years.  “My mind is that we can...

Voters in Midlothian, VA
How a Ballot Becomes a Vote in Virginia

All the steps you never knew about when it comes to getting your ballot, making sure it's properly counted, and auditing the results.