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Democrats won in Virginia; here’s what comes next

The new majority has to set their agenda, pick their leaders and face down potential intra-party fights. President...

Virginia statehouse flips from Republicans to Democrats in historic election

Virginia Democrats have control of the state legislature and governorship for the first time in decades. What happens next?

Virginia polling station runs out of ballots by 8 a.m.

Today's election could give Democrats control of the state legislature A Richmond precinct ran out of ballots by...

Trump’s entrance into Virginia elections may backfire, Dems hope

President Donald Trump took to Twitter to urge Virginians to support Republicans ahead of the state legislative elections, even as GOP candidates...

How candidates in Virginia’s tightest races spent their final campaign days

Campaign donation figures and voter data from VPAP HD-66: Colonial Heights and Chesterfield County Sheila...

Virginian of the Week: Alex Foxx, Alexandria’s Metal History Buff

Welcome to the latest edition of our Virginian of the Week series. This week, we interviewed Alex Foxx, an Alexandria-based musician. His...

The group of Democrats banding together to win rural Virginia

As Republicans scramble to win back seats they lost in urban and suburban districts across Richmond, Northern Virginia and Hampton Roads in...

Easy ways you can help candidates in the last week before Virginia’s elections

On November 5, 2019, all 140 seats in Virginia's General Assembly are up for election. Control of both the House and Senate...

In Virginia, black students more likely to be penalized for the same conduct as their peers

A new report from a legal advocacy group for low-income Virginians found black students made up a disproportionate share of the disorderly...

ERA advocates send 40,000 postcards to voters in five Virginia House districts

VAratifyERA Campaign Coordinator Kati Hornung thought she would be out of a job by now. "We're actually trying...

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