Ken Cuccinelli

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Virginia Race Previews Shutdown Politics for 2014

Playing out just across the Potomac River from shutdown central, the Virginia governor’s race has turned into a real-time test of Republican and Democratic positions in the congressional budget battle raging in the nation’s capital.


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Hillary Clinton Will Endorse Terry McAuliffe for Va. Gov.

Former first lady and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is coming to Virginia this weekend to endorse an old family confidante and political ally, Terry McAuliffe.


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Ron Paul Endorses Cuccinelli in Va. Governor’s Race

Ron Paul, the Republican former Texas congressman whose libertarian streak won enthusiastic adherents for his failed presidential campaigns, is endorsing Republican Ken Cuccinelli for governor in Virginia.


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Poll: Dem. McAuliffe Continues Lead on Rep. Cuccinelli in Va. Gov. Race

A new Quinnipiac University poll shows Democrat Terry McAuliffe leading Republican Ken Cuccinelli in the Virginia governor’s race.


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Cuccinelli Claims McAuliffe to Spend Extra $1 Billion

Looking to reverse a slide in new polls, Republican Ken Cuccinelli claimed Wednesday his Democratic foe in Virginia’s governor’s race, Terry McAuliffe, would run up at least $12 billion in new state spending in four years.


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Va. Judge: Falls Church Abortion Clinic’s Lawsuit Can Proceed

A judge turned aside arguments from Virginia’s attorney general’s office Wednesday and allowed a Falls Church abortion clinic’s lawsuit challenging new, stricter regulations to go forward.


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Cuccinelli’s Top Target Rest of Race: ‘Obamacare’

Ken Cuccinelli last week rolled out what he believes is a game-changer in his Republican race for governor against Democrat Terry McAuliffe: the Affordable Care Act, or “Obamacare,” for Cuccinelli’s purposes.


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Va Conservative Group Hails GOP’s Cruz, Cuccinelli

Republican Ken Cuccinelli is getting a hero’s welcome at a Saturday gala for the socially conservative Family Foundation, stoking his most avid base of support and sharing billing with another conservative star, Sen. Ted Cruz.


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Cuccinelli: Open Government, Then Fight Health Law

Republican gubernatorial nominee Ken Cuccinelli is calling for Congress to reopen the federal government, then starve the new health reform law of funding.


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A High-Profile Challenge of Virginia’s Gay Marriage Ban

The high-profile legal tandem that brought down California’s prohibition on same-sex marriage has joined a challenge of Virginia’s constitutional ban on gay marriage.