Politics

Republican candidates engage in nasty fight in 97th District

Despite an overwhelmingly conservative record, an endorsement from the NRA,  and the support of House Speaker Kirk Cox (R-Colonial Heights), Del. Chris...

Richmond City Council to decide fate of Mayor Stoney’s education plan

Eighteen million in public school funding is on the line tonight in Richmond, where the City Council will hold a public hearing...

You Beto Watch Out, GOP

The first announced presidential candidate to come to the Commonwealth brought a clear message for Virginians: Republican’s power is waning in the...

Industry and conservative special interest groups run wild in Virginia

If you grew up in the 80s or 90s, odds are you’ve seen this little Schoolhouse Rock ditty about how a bill becomes...

Republicans tussle amongst themselves in SW Virginia; may provide opening for Democrats

Republicans in southwestern Virginia are headed for an intra-party fight, as Ken Heath, a director of community and economic development in Marion,...

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.

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...