Democrat Kevin Washington running for House of Delegates in the 97th district

Democrat Kevin Washington has filed to run for the House of Delegates in Virginia’s 97th district. Washington, a resident of New Kent County, is an army veteran who now...

Rep. Wexton says “impeachment is on the table,” talks gun laws and LGBTQ rights...

Democratic Rep. Jennifer Wexton said impeaching President Donald Trump is “on the table," on Sunday during a town hall at Shenandoah University’s Halphin-Harrison Hall. Her remarks are notable...

Planned Parenthood launches advocacy group to protect abortion rights in Virginia

Planned Parenthood is launching a regional political advocacy group to protect abortion rights in Virginia, Maryland and Washington D.C. The announcement comes as states such as Georgia, Alabama...
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Winners and losers in Virginia’s special tax refund: GOP plan favors the rich

Republicans have set up a plan that will give Virginians a one-time tax refund check of up to $220 this fall, just weeks before the election. But there's a catch — this...

Republicans’ decision to end special session an “insult” to Virginia Beach shooting victims’ families,...

An attorney representing a man who lost his wife in the Virginia Beach shooting told the Virginian-Pilot on Wednesday that Virginia Republicans’ decision to end this week’s special session of the General...

Nearly 650 Virginia bridges are ‘structurally deficient’

Over six hundred of Virginia’s 13,931 bridges are structurally deficient, according to a report from the American Road Transportation Builders Association. Virginia has seen a steep reduction in the...

Virginia ABC collects $1 billion in revenue, a new record

Some things never change — Virginians like to drink. Virginia liquor sales hit an all-time high over the last year as ABC stores across the Commonwealth collected more than...

100 new jobs coming to Howell Metal plant in Shenandoah County

Howell Metal will invest $8 million to expand its metal factory in New Market, adding over 100 jobs in the process, Gov. Ralph Northam announced on Tuesday. Northam made...

Nearly 150 CEOs call on Senate to pass gun safety bills

The chief executives of 145 of America’s biggest companies are calling on the Republican-controlled U.S. Senate to expand background checks to cover all gun sales and implement tougher “red flag” laws.