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Every District Court in Virginia Is Already Hearing Eviction Cases

Few if any local court districts took up governor's offer to continue rent moratoriums.

Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden speaks at a campaign event at the Colonial Early Education Program at the Colwyck Training Center, Tuesday, July 21, 2020 in New Castle, Del. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
How Biden’s Economic Plan Could Help Virginia After Trump’s Trade Wars

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden has announced a $700 billion economic plan that challenges President Donald Trump’s isolationist “America First” focus and aims to protect American workers while reviving the industries hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic.  And although Trump accused Biden of plagiarizing his 2016 “America First” proposal, there are significant differences between the...

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Your Landlord Can’t Just Tell You to Leave. Here’s How the Eviction Process Works in Virginia.

Including how things have (and have not) changed during COVID-19 The number of evictions in Virginia are continuing to pile up as officials work through a backlog of cases that started amassing at the beginning of the pandemic. As entire industries shut down to slow the spread of COVID-19 in March, Gov. Ralph Northam instructed...

Democratic presidential candidate, former Vice President Joe Biden speaks during a campaign event, Tuesday, July 14, 2020, in Wilmington, Del. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Biden Proposes $2 Trillion Plan to Fight Climate Change and Create Millions of Jobs

“When Donald Trump thinks about climate change, the only word he can muster is ‘hoax.’ When I think about climate change, the word I think of is ‘jobs.’”

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Family Discovers $1 Million of Postal Office Cash in the Middle of the Road

A Caroline County family stumbled upon almost a million dollars in cash while taking an afternoon drive last weekend. Emily Schantz was driving when she hit a bag on Broad Street. They thought it was trash and put it and a similar bag they found about 15 feet away in their pick-up truck to dispose...

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The Democrats Have a New $3 Trillion Coronavirus Relief Bill. Here’s What’s In It.

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said there’s no “urgency” to pass another bill and that Republicans are “assessing what we’ve done already.”

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States With GOP Govs May See Big Death Spike

The COVID-19 pandemic is hitting harder in counties where President Trump defeated Hillary Clinton in the 2016 general election.