House Republicans want to reduce how many standardized tests Virginia’s public school students take.
The new governor pressed lawmakers on what is set to be one of the most contentious issues of the 2014 legislative session: expanding Medicaid.
Two days after taking the oath of office, Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe has emphasized the need to expand Medicaid eligibility in a speech to the state’s General Assembly.
Terry McAuliffe has been sworn in as Virginia’s 72nd governor. Here are some of the highlights of the day’s festivities which include a prayer breakfast, a parade and an inaugural ball.
In his farewell address to the General Assembly, outgoing Republican Gov. Bob McDonnell apologized Wednesday for a gift scandal that diminished his political standing while touting what he called a strong record of achievement.
Virginia’s governor-elect completed his 12 member Cabinet on Friday by naming former first lady Anne Holton secretary of education.
Gov-elect Terry McAuliffe’s inaugural is beginning to take shape.
Democratic Gov.-elect Terry McAuliffe is filling out his Cabinet, announcing Thursday two more members.
A 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.
Gov.-elect Terry McAuliffe said Wednesday he is reaching out to former governors of both parties as he prepares to take office next month.