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Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Va. Gov. McAuliffe Sets Priorities Before General Assembly

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.


The new governor speaks. (Credit: @JDonWNEW)

Terry McAuliffe Inaugurated as Virginia’s 72nd Governor

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.


Va. Gov. Bob McDonnell (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

McDonnell Gives Final State of the Commonwealth Address

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.


Va. Gov. Terry McAuliffe. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Va. Gov.-Elect McAuliffe Names Education Secretary

Virginia’s governor-elect completed his 12 member Cabinet on Friday by naming former first lady Anne Holton secretary of education.


Democrat Terry McAuliffe celebrates winning the Virginia governorship at an election-night party at the Sheraton Premiere Hotel on Nov. 5, 2013 in Tysons Corner, Va. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

McAuliffe Inaugural As Va. Governor Taking Shape

Gov-elect Terry McAuliffe’s inaugural is beginning to take shape.


Va. Gov. Terry McAuliffe. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Va. Gov.-Elect McAuliffe Makes 2 More Cabinet Appointments

Democratic Gov.-elect Terry McAuliffe is filling out his Cabinet, announcing Thursday two more members.


Virginia Attorney General-elect Mark Herring. (Credit: Greg Kahn/Getty Images)

Herring Win Gives Virginia Democrats Rare Sweep for Top Jobs

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.


Va. Gov. Terry McAuliffe. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

McAuliffe Seeks Bipartisan Outreach During Transitional Period

Gov.-elect Terry McAuliffe said Wednesday he is reaching out to former governors of both parties as he prepares to take office next month.


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House, Senate Still at Odds on Medicaid Expansion

Members of a joint legislative commission looking at possible Medicaid expansion in Virginia remain at odds over the issue.


Incumbent Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell (R) and Governor-elect Terry McAuliffe speak to members of the media at the Executive Mansion Nov. 7, 2013 in Richmond. Gov. McDonnell hosted Governor-elect McAuliffe, who will succeed him as the next governor of the commonwealth, with a private lunch, and followed with a joint press availability to answer questions from the media. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

McDonnell, McAuliffe Do Lunch, Share Ideas

Gov.-elect Terry McAuliffe took lunch with Gov. Bob McDonnell at the Executive Mansion, as the Democrat continues to reach out to Republicans.