McAuliffe, lawmakers reach deal on budget cuts
Mon., Sep. 15 | 01:55 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 | 08:12 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 | 01:34 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.
Loudoun supervisors approve new ethics ordinance; Delgaudio opposes
Thu., Sep. 11 | 09:49 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.
AG’s office to assist local inmates’ re-entry
Wed., Sep. 17 | 10:25 AM - 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.
Warner leads Gillespie in new poll
Fri., Sep. 12 | 11:46 AM - A new poll shows U.S. Sen. Mark Warner enjoying a dominant lead over his Republican opponent Ed Gillespie.
‘Boehner PAC’ to spend $1 million for Comstock in Virginia’s 10th
Wed., Sep. 10 | 10:24 AM - 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 | 08:16 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 | 04:02 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 | 03:54 PM - Warner and Gillespie starkly disagreed on re-authorizing of the Export-Import Bank and, of course, the Affordable Care Act.
Next for former Va. governor: sentencing, appeal
Mon., Sep. 8 | 09:26 AM - RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- Prosecutors and defense attorneys aren't through fighting over the fate of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen.
Comstock to amend disclosure report, failed to report $85K
Mon., Sep. 8 | 07:21 AM - State. Del. Barbara Comstock, a congressional candidate, is working to correct an apparent breach of congressional ethics rules.
UPDATED: Former Gov. McDonnell, wife guilty on most counts
Gov. Bob McDonnell (R) said he’s proud of his record in four years as governor—one that includes significant budget surpluses—during a Dec. 12 interview in Richmond. Fairfax County Times Photo/Shamus Ian Fatzinger
Thu., Sep. 4 | 08:09 PM - McDonnell, once considered a rising star in the Republican party and a vice presidential contender, and his wife were found guilty in several instances of lending the governor's influence to a fledgling Virginia-based business and its CEO, Jonnie Williams.
Comstock, Foust continue main themes at Herndon forum
Wed., Sep. 3 | 02:39 PM - The forum was mostly free of fireworks, with Comstock and Foust sticking to key themes of their respective campaigns.
Five things to know about Virginia’s November elections
Tue., Sep. 2 | 09:06 AM - The most competitive election in Virginia this fall is in Northern Virginia's 10th Congressional District, where Democrats are hoping to nab the seat held by retiring Republican Rep. Frank Wolf for more than three decades.