Virginia Senate Democrats, enjoying a new majority in the upper chamber, are trying to repeal a law mandating that women seeking abortions undergo ultrasounds.
Democratic state Sen. Ralph Northam on Tuesday defeated Republican E.W. Jackson for Virginia’s lieutenant governor, in a race sharply defined by social issues.
Virginia’s lieutenant governor candidates — as starkly different in style as they are in politics — clashed Tuesday night over health care, how to care for the dangerously mentally ill and women’s access to reproductive health services.
A Virginia Senate committee has endorsed legislation making it illegal for adults to smoke with kids in the car.