Guns, LGBTQ Rights and the ERA: The Big Changes Already Happening in Virginia

Democrats are making real progress on several campaign promises. UPDATED: February 10, 2020 There has been a flurry of activity since Democrats took over the...

Reality Check: Here’s What Democrats Are Actually Doing For Gun Safety in Virginia

Despite claims of "tyranny," the laws Virginia's state legislature are considering are now the norm in many other states.

Democrats Are Committed to Fair Redistricting But Differ on How Best to Handle it

There's a new approach on how to determine future districts fairly in the Commonwealth. Virginia Democrats have long maintained that Republicans gerrymandered the state’s districts in their favor...

What Happened at The Anti-Gun Safety Protest in Richmond

Protesters worried new laws in Virginia will lead to gun safety legislation throughout the country. Elle Meyers also contributed reporting. Thousands of protestors gathered in...

White Supremacists Discussed Where to Open Fire at Richmond Gun Rally

Law enforcement officials detailed plans from "the Base" to sow chaos at Monday's rally against gun safety legislation. The white supremacists arrested ahead of next week’s anti-gun safety...

Virginia, We’ve Got Some Good News About Weed

Legalization is still a long way off, but the new General Assembly will likely lead to easing of marijuana restrictions. Along with many policy changes in the newly...

Organizers “Hope” This Gun Rally Won’t Become The Next Charlottesville

Tens of thousands could gather in Richmond to oppose any new gun safety laws. Organizers expect at least 30,000 people to show up next week for a pro-gun...

Dates and deadlines to know in Virginia politics for 2020

From the General Assembly to the general election, we've got your calendar covered. Welcome to 2020. Virginia's big state election year may be behind us, but there are...

Virginia’s green wave: How money played into the 2019 election

We take a closer look at how money influenced this year's election, and some of the most notable campaign spending developments in the Commonwealth.

What Democrats hope to tackle first in Virginia

Gov. Northam's spending plan highlights Democratic priorities ahead of taking over the General Assembly next month. Democratic Gov. Ralph Northam has started to roll out pieces of...