Leesburg Town Councilman Neil Steinberg, Mayor Kelly Burk and Vice Mayor Fernando “Marty” Martinez leveled accusations this week that their council colleagues are planning to show Town Attorney Barbara Notar the door.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Some top Virginia Democratic senators are expressing reservations about plans to ban assault weapons — a key part of the new Democratic majority's gun-control proposals and one that's drawn fierce resistance from gun-rights advocates.
First-year Del. Suhas Subramanyam (D-87th) and veteran state Sen. Emmett Hanger Jr. (R-24th) have joined forces to co-chair the new Commonwealth Caucus designed to increase bipartisanship during the new General Assembly session in Richmond.
The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors is supporting legislation to give Virginia localities authority over war monuments and memorials.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Democratic presidential hopeful Michael Bloomberg voiced strong support Tuesday for enacting new gun regulations in Virginia a few months after groups he backs spent millions of dollars helping Democrats win full control of state government.
Loudoun County supervisors in their legislative program for the upcoming General Assembly session are urging state lawmakers to support increased funding to localities and calling for continued local authority over land use and development.
The U.S. House on Dec. 12 passed H.R. 3, the Elijah E. Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act, aimed at bringing down the cost of prescription drugs.
Congress is expected to pass a prohibition on the sale of cigarettes and e-cigarettes to anyone under 21 in its new spending package this week, according to lawmakers.
Former state Del. Randy Minchew has submitted his resignation to the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority after serving on the body for six years.
Several new elected officials joined fellow lawmakers and constitutional officers at Belmont Country Club in Ashburn last week to meet with constituents and business leaders at the Loudoun Chamber’s annual legislative reception.