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Sens. Warner, Burr respond to Flynn’s refusal to comply with Senate committee subpoena

“While we recognize General Flynn’s constitutional right to invoke the Fifth Amendment, we are disappointed he has chosen to disregard the committee’s subpoena request for documents relevant and necessary to our investigation."

Democrats’ debate for Virginia governor a study in nuance

Democratic hopefuls for governor of Virginia clashed this week over proposed gas pipelines and each other's past positions on gun rights at their penultimate debate in Norfolk on Tuesday evening. But the forum was mostly a study in policy nuances within the Democratic playbook.

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Protesters gather outside Trump National ahead of Va. GOP fundraiser featuring Sean Spicer

A small group of protesters gathered outside Trump National Golf Course in Sterling Thursday night where White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer was the special guest at a Republican Party of Virginia fundraiser.

Chairwoman Phyllis Randall (D-At Large). File Photo

Loudoun County chairwoman, Lansdowne resident meet in federal court

Chairwoman Phyllis Randall and Lansdowne resident Brian Davison faced off in federal court Tuesday in a battle over the First Amendment in the social media age.

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Ashburn’s Andrew McCabe thrust into the spotlight as acting FBI director

“He's not a grasper, not a riser,” Philip Mudd, a former CIA analyst who has worked with McCabe, said in an interview with the Times-Mirror. “He's someone I'd be happy to have a beer with, and I wouldn't say that about everyone in government intelligence.”

McAuliffe aims to regulate power plant emissions

Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced plans Tuesday to regulate emissions from power plants, saying Virginia “cannot afford to sit idly by” as President Donald Trump rolls back his predecessor’s efforts to battle climate change.

Obituary: Jane Waddell, mother of Attorney General Mark Herring, dies at 84

Jane R. Waddell, the mother of Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring and wife of former state Sen. Charlie Waddell, died May 12. She was 84.

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Gov. McAuliffe headlines ceremonial bill signings in Loudoun County

Governor Terry McAuliffe (D) made two stops in Loudoun County this morning, where he signed into law two measures dealing with safety and education.

Sean Spicer to headline Virginia GOP fundraiser at Trump National in Loudoun County

The press secretary will be the “special guest” at an evening reception held at Trump National Golf Club in Sterling Thursday to benefit the Republican Party of Virginia.

Former Wall Street Exec. Mavis Taintor gives her campaign $110K

In just two months since announcing her intent to challenge incumbent state Del. Dave LaRock (R) in the House of Delegates 33rd District, Waterford resident and long-time investment banker, Democrat Mavis Taintor, raised roughly four times more in campaign cash than the other candidates.

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With Comey’s firing, Ashburn resident Andrew McCabe takes control of the FBI

With James Comey's headline-grabbing firing by President Donald Trump Tuesday, Andrew McCabe, the FBI's deputy director, is now in control of the Bureau.

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Governor signs into law clean energy legislation backed by Minchew, Schaufeld

Gov. McAuliffe on Monday signed into law 11 clean energy bills that promote solar and other renewable energy efforts, including two measures from state Del. Randy Minchew of Leesburg.

Loudoun supervisors award more than $800K in Community Development Block Grants

The federal grants help fund organizations and programs for low-income residents.

Q&A: Trump’s new travel ban faces key test in Virginia-based appeals court

President Donald Trump's revised travel ban targeting six Muslim-majority countries is about to be scrutinized by a federal appeals court for the first time.

Democratic candidates for governor square off at Roanoke debate

Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam and former congressman Tom Perriello both claimed Thursday to be Virginia Democrats' best option for winning over rural voters who supported President Donald Trump in last year's election.

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