Stories tagged: "governor's race"


Terry McAuliffe, a former Virginia governor running for reelection, held a panel last week on entrepreneurship.
How Can Virginia Spark Small Business Growth? McAuliffe Asks Owners

RICHMOND-To get started, small businesses need cash, promotion and help from the state. Executives tell McAuliffe they're not getting it.

Democrats Debate: Can Virginia’s Governor Cause Police Reform?

RICHMOND-To see true police reform in Virginia, Democratic candidates for governor believe the Commonwealth needs to end qualified immunity.

Democrats Debate: How Do You Fix A Pandemic’s Educational Damage?

RICHMOND-How do you fix the educational damage left behind by the COVID-19 pandemic? Democratic candidates for governor offered their solutions in Thursday's debate.

Democratic candidate for Governor of Virginia Del. Jennifer Carroll Foy answers a question during a debate held in Bristol, Va., on Thursday, May 6, 2021. (David Crigger/Bristol Herald Courier via AP)
Democrats Debate: How Do You Fix the Economy in Southwest Virginia?

BRISTOL-Historically, Southwest Virginia and Southside have had the two highest poverty rates in the Commonwealth. How do you fix that?

Democratic candidate for Governor of Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax, left, listens as Del. Lee Carter speaks during a debate held in Bristol, Va., on Thursday, May 6, 2021. (David Crigger/Bristol Herald Courier via AP)
Democrats Debate: Candidates Outline Plans For Broadband Expansion

BRISTOL-How do you provide universal broadband access for Virginia? Candidates for governor all explained how they would solve the problem.

The state board of elections selected the ballot order for June 8 on Wednesday
State Board of Elections Selects Ballot Order, Certifies Election

The State Board of Elections met virtually on Wednesday to determine the order in which individuals will appear on the June 8 Democratic Party Primary ballot.