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Working mothers of Congress form their own caucus

Women couldn’t bare their shoulders in the House of Representatives Speaker’s Lobby until 2017. They didn’t have their own bathroom off the...

Equality Virginia raises $250k at fundraiser

Equality Virginia, an LGBTQ advocacy group, raised $250,000 at its 16th annual Commonwealth Dinner in Richmond on Saturday night.

Mueller Report released: Reactions from around the Commonwealth

The Department of Justice finally released the 448-page Mueller Report on Thursday morning and arguably raised more questions than answers.

Gov. Northam announces $2.2 million to combat homelessness

Legislators and non-profits focused on solving the state’s housing problem got a boost today from Gov. Ralph Northam, who announced $2.2 million...

McAuliffe Stays Focused On Virginia

Former Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe has opted not to run for president. After months of speculation, McAuliffe announced...

Democrats post strong fundraising numbers, but Republicans still have an edge

In a welcome surprise for Virginia Democrats, their legislative candidates out-raised their Republican counterparts in the first quarter of 2019, according to...

UVA’s Big 3 declare for NBA Draft

After winning the NCAA Basketball Championship, the Virginia Cavaliers’ three best players have decided to move on. After Ty Jerome and De’Andre...

Twelve years after Virginia Tech, it’s easier than ever to buy a gun in Virginia

Twelve years ago today, an armed gunman murdered 32 people at Virginia Tech and wounded 17 more before taking his own life....

Richmond area non-profit works to improve affordable housing options

It’s no secret that the Richmond area faces an affordable housing crisis, but at least one nonprofit is trying to work with...

Christopher Newport University the latest public college to freeze tuition

It’s no secret that college tuition has skyrocketed in recent years. In Virginia, the average public college tuition rose nearly 80%, with some schools...