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.
Members of a joint legislative commission looking at possible Medicaid expansion in Virginia remain at odds over the issue.
Gov.-elect Terry McAuliffe took lunch with Gov. Bob McDonnell at the Executive Mansion, as the Democrat continues to reach out to Republicans.
Electability and pragmatism won. Ideology and purity lost.
Gov.-elect Terry McAuliffe phoned Republican lawmakers Wednesday to talk about ways he can work with them once he takes office, saying voters are looking for bipartisanship over showmanship.