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For Cuccinelli, Few Good Options on Government Shutdown

The 16-day partial government shutdown is all but certain to figure prominently in Thursday’s final sparring match between candidates in the governor’s race. And that could be a problem for Republican Ken Cuccinelli.


Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli. (Credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Cuccinelli: Outsiders Trying to Trump Virginia Voters

Republican Ken Cuccinelli on Tuesday said out-of-state figures such as New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg were trying to overpower his supporters, pointing to an advertising landscape that has left him at a 2-to-1 disadvantage.


Former President Bill Clinton is warning fellow Democrats that conservative ideologues are reliable voters who could threaten his friend Terry McAuliffe's chances of becoming governor of Virginia. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Bill Clinton to Join McAuliffe in Va. Sunday and Monday

Former President Bill Clinton will appear at several campaign events for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe next week.


Virginia Gubernatorial Candidates Face Off In Debate

Va. Paper on Gov. Race: ‘We Find it Impossible to Endorse Any of the 2013 Candidates’

Virginia voters will elect a new governor on Nov. 5, but the Richmond Times-Dispatch has made it clear that the paper will not endorse any of the candidates in the running.


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Virginia Race Previews Shutdown Politics for 2014

Playing out just across the Potomac River from shutdown central, the Virginia governor’s race has turned into a real-time test of Republican and Democratic positions in the congressional budget battle raging in the nation’s capital.


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Hillary Clinton Will Endorse Terry McAuliffe for Va. Gov.

Former first lady and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is coming to Virginia this weekend to endorse an old family confidante and political ally, Terry McAuliffe.


Ken Cuccinelli (left) and Terry McAuliffe (right). (Photo credits: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images and Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Poll: Dem. McAuliffe Continues Lead on Rep. Cuccinelli in Va. Gov. Race

A new Quinnipiac University poll shows Democrat Terry McAuliffe leading Republican Ken Cuccinelli in the Virginia governor’s race.


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AP Retracts Story Alleging Terry McAuliffe Lied To Federal Investigators

The Associated Press has retracted its story on Virginia Democratic gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe lying to investigators in a federal fraud case.


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Cuccinelli Claims McAuliffe to Spend Extra $1 Billion

Looking to reverse a slide in new polls, Republican Ken Cuccinelli claimed Wednesday his Democratic foe in Virginia’s governor’s race, Terry McAuliffe, would run up at least $12 billion in new state spending in four years.


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Fairfax Chamber Endorses McAuliffe in Va. Governor Race

Democrat Terry McAuliffe has won the endorsement of the Fairfax County Chamber of Commerce’s political arm.