Comstock, Foust take 10th District debate stage Wednesday
Mon., Sep. 22 | 10:51 AM - Presented by the Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce, the debate begins at 11:30 a.m. at the National Conference Center.
Partisanship an issue at Warner-Gillespie forum
Mon., Sep. 22 | 07:05 AM - U.S. Sen. Mark Warner and Republican challenger Ed Gillespie traded accusations Friday that the other candidate is too partisan.
Poll: 71 percent of Va. voters support keeping the name Redskins
Fri., Sep. 19 | 09:59 AM - A poll released today from Christopher Newport University's Wason Center for Public Policy has found resounding support for the Washington Redskins organization to keep its current name.
No Medicaid action Thursday in special session
Fri., Sep. 19 | 04:11 PM - There was plenty of talking but little action Thursday as Virginia state lawmakers kicked off a special session to discuss whether the state's Medicaid program should expand.
Kaine proposes authorization to hit militants
Thu., Sep. 18 | 12:20 PM - WASHINGTON (AP) -- Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine has drawn up legislation to authorize U.S. military force against Islamic extremists that would strictly limit the engagement of American ground forces.
AG’s office to assist local inmates’ re-entry
Wed., Sep. 17 | 12:25 PM - RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- The Virginia attorney general's office is creating the position of a statewide coordinator to prepare local inmates for their return to society.
McAuliffe, lawmakers reach deal on budget cuts
Mon., Sep. 15 | 03:55 PM - McAuliffe and leaders of the General Assembly plan to release details at a news conference on Monday.
Virginians likely to pay more at the pump come January
Mon., Sep. 15 | 10:12 AM - Gas prices in Virginia will rise come January -- possibly as much as six cents per gallon -- unless Congress approves the “Marketplace Fairness Act."
Janet Clarke won’t seek second term on Board of Supervisors
Sun., Sep. 14 | 03:34 PM - Clarke served as vice chairman on the board in 2012, before Supervisor Shawn Williams (R-Broad Run) took over that role in 2013 and 2014.
Warner leads Gillespie in new poll
Fri., Sep. 12 | 01:46 PM - A new poll shows U.S. Sen. Mark Warner enjoying a dominant lead over his Republican opponent Ed Gillespie.
Loudoun supervisors approve new ethics ordinance; Delgaudio opposes
Thu., Sep. 11 | 11:49 AM - Supervisor Eugene Delgaudio on Wednesday night voted against an ethics-tightening measure that was brought on largely, if not solely, by a special grand jury investigation and removal-from-office petition stemming from allegations he misused public assets.
‘Boehner PAC’ to spend $1 million for Comstock in Virginia’s 10th
Wed., Sep. 10 | 12:24 PM - The independent expenditures will include TV ads and digital advertising in the Washington media market come mid-October, according to PAC spokeswoman Emily Davis.
Officials pledge new, tighter ethics laws in Virginia
Tue., Sep. 9 | 10:16 AM - The days of no-limit Virginia politics could be coming to an end.
Foust out with the first TV ad of 10th District race
Tue., Sep. 9 | 06:02 AM - John Foust, the Democrat hoping to replace Republican Frank Wolf in the U.S. House, today became the first candidate in the closely-watched, Northern Virginia mid-term race out with a TV ad.
Major distinctions, a few agreements on display at Warner-Gillespie forum
Mon., Sep. 8 | 05:54 PM - Warner and Gillespie starkly disagreed on re-authorizing of the Export-Import Bank and, of course, the Affordable Care Act.