Obenshain Rules Out Gubernatorial Bid in 2017Virginia state Sen. Mark Obenshain will not run for governor in 2017, clearing the way for a potential run by Ed Gillespie.
Herring Win Gives Virginia Democrats Rare Sweep for Top JobsA statewide recount has finally ended the nail-biting race for Virginia attorney general, giving Democrats their first top-of-the-ticket sweep since 1989 in a state that once was reliably red.
As Obenshain Concedes, Herring Makes Debut as Va.'s AG-ElectRepublican Mark Obenshain conceded the race for Virginia attorney general Wednesday as Democrat Mark Herring built an insurmountable lead in a recount, giving Democrats a top-of-the ticket sweep for the first time since 1989.
Deadline Wednesday in Va.'s AG Recount A deadline is looming for the recount in Virginia's race for attorney general.
Recount for Virginia AG's Race Set for Dec. 17-18The recount in Virginia's historically close race for attorney general has been scheduled for Dec. 17 and 18.
3 Judges Named for AG Recount Court With a preliminary hearing scheduled for Wednesday, a three-judge panel has been named to oversee the recount for Virginia attorney general.
Va's Historically Tight AG's Race Heads to Recount Republican state Sen. Mark Obenshain asked for a recount Wednesday in his quest to overcome a 165-vote loss to Democratic state Sen. Mark Herring in the neck-and-neck race to become Virginia's next attorney general.
Obenshain to Seek Recount in Virginia AG's Race Republican Mark Obenshain says he's seeking a recount in the historically close race for Virginia attorney general.
Herring Names Va. AG Inaugural Committee With his Republican rival yet to concede the race for attorney general, Democrat Mark Herring is forging ahead, naming his inaugural committee.
State Certification Keeps Herring Ahead in Virginia AG Race The Democratic candidate for Virginia attorney general has maintained his thin lead over the Republican hopeful after the state certified the Nov. 5 ballot.b
Candidates for Va. Attorney General Dig InWith 164 votes separating them in the race for attorney general, Democrat Mark Herring and Republican Mark Obenshain dug in Wednesday, each announcing transition teams.
Seesaw Attorney General Race in Va. Goes to Provisional Ballots One week after Election Day, Virginia's seesaw race for attorney general was still undecided Tuesday as local elections officials continued to certify provisional ballots.